Six die in Italy prison riot over anti-coronavirus measures

By |marec 9th, 2020|5-Star Movement, coronavirus, COVID-19, Italy, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico, prisons|

Six inmates were killed in a prison riot in Italy and guards were taken hostage at another jail, as unrest spread in prisons across the country over measures to contain the coronavirus, including restrictions on visits.

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Italy’s coronavirus outbreak spreads south, death toll rises

By |februar 26th, 2020|coronavirus, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, Lega, Luigi Di Maio, News, WHO|

Italy's coronavirus crisis spread south on Tuesday (26 February) beyond its original epicentre in the north, as the death toll from the worst outbreak in Europe rose to 11 and the number of new cases jumped above 320, officials said.

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Emilia Romagna voters upset Salvini’s plan to trigger early elections

By |januar 27th, 2020|5-Star Movement, forza italia, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico, Regional elections|

Italy's populist leader Matteo Salvini appeared to have failed in his bid to win a key regional election and topple the country's fragile coalition government, according to exit polls late Sunday (26 January).

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Italy’s Di Maio quits as 5-Star leader in blow to government

By |januar 23rd, 2020|5-Star Movement, Beppe Grillo, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Lega, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News|

Luigi Di Maio stepped down on Wednesday (22 January) as leader of Italy's co-governing 5-Star movement, as it seeks to stem a wave of defections that threatens the government's parliamentary majority.

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Italian Sardines square off against Salvini ahead of crucial vote

By |januar 20th, 2020|'Sardines', 5-Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte, italian elections, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico|

The "Sardines" grassroots movement protesting against the populism of far-right Italian leader Matteo Salvini staged a mass rally in the northern city of Bologna on Sunday (19 January) ahead of a regional vote that could shake up national politics.

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Italy’s constitutional court rejects League’s bid to change electoral law

By |januar 17th, 2020|5-Star Movement, electoral law, italian elections, Italy, Lega, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News, Partito Democratico|

Italy's Constitutional Court on Thursday (16 January) rejected a request by the hard-right League party to hold a referendum to introduce a first-past-the-post electoral system, triggering the ire of League chief Matteo Salvini and relief in government...

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Italy’s Conte rebukes opposition as debate over ESM reform heats up

By |december 3rd, 2019|bailout, ESM, Five Star Movement, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Piernicola Pedicini|

Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte called upon the right-wing opposition to act responsibly in talks over the reform of the eurozone bailout fund, the European Stability Mechanism (ESM).

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Italy’s Salvini set for victory in Umbria local vote

By |oktober 28th, 2019|anti-immigration, far right, italian elections, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News|

A right-wing coalition is set for victory in an election on Sunday (27 October) in the central Italian region of Umbria, according to an exit poll, giving a boost to Matteo Salvini's League party.

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Orban commiserates with ‘fellow combatant’ Salvini

By |avgust 30th, 2019|Christianity, far right, Hungary, illiberal democracy, Italy, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Viktor Orbán|

Hungary's nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orbán commiserated Thursday (29 August) with Italy's outgoing far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, calling him a "fellow combatant" in the fight for the "preservation of European Christian heritage and against migration".

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How Italy’s government deal was received in Brussels

By |avgust 30th, 2019|Brando Benifei, Carlo Calenda, Five Star Movement, Identity and Democracy, Lega, Marco Zanni, News, PD, Roberto Gualtieri, S&D, Tiziana Beghin|

After current Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte was granted a mandate to form a new government and while talks between the Five Star Movement (M5S) and Democratic Party (PD) are well underway, EURACTIV.com spoke with Italian MEPs from the parties involved ...

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