Italian parties reach government deal, eurosceptic to oversee Europe

By |junij 1st, 2018|Five Star Movement, Giovanni Tria, Italian elections 2018, Italy, Matteo Salvini, News, Northern league, Paolo Savona|

Anti-establishment and nationalist parties in Italy reached a new coalition deal on Thursday (31 may) reviving their plans to take power, narrowly avoiding snap elections and setting in motion an anti-austerity government in the eurozone’s third largest economy. On Thursday...

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How did EU-founding member Italy go Eurosceptic?

By |maj 22nd, 2018|Five Star Movement, Italian elections 2018, Italy, Italy elections 2018, Lega Nord, News, Northern league|

All eyes are on Italy as the far-right League and rebellious Five Star Movement close in on power, ringing alarm bells in Brussels as the country inches towards becoming the first EU founding member to have a euro-sceptic government.

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Italy’s 5-Star, League talks progress, PM may be in sight

By |maj 14th, 2018|Italian elections 2018, Italy, News, Northern league|

Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the far-right League spent the weekend locked in talks to forge a common policy programme and called the head of state on Sunday (13 May) to report on their progress towards naming a prime minister.

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Italy’s League and 5-Star make ‘significant steps’ towards government deal

By |maj 11th, 2018|euro referendum, eurosceptics, Italian elections 2018, Luigi Di Maio, Matteo Salvini, News, Northern league, Sergio Mattarella|

The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and far-right League have made "significant steps" towards forming a government, the two parties said Thursday (10 May) as Italy looked to end nine weeks of political deadlock.

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Italy’s 5-Star seeks talks with PD, slams door on the League

By |april 25th, 2018|Five Star Movement, Italian elections 2018, Italy, News, Northern league, PD|

Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement opened the door to coalition talks with the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) on Tuesday (24 April), saying the only other way to end a political deadlock would be a return to the polls.

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Italian election campaign plagued by fake news

By |marec 2nd, 2018|Five Star Movement, italian elections, Italian elections 2018, Italy, Matteo Renzi, News, Northern league|

Since the start of the election campaign in Italy, fake videos and pictures have circulated on social networks. EURACTIV.com looks into the main ones as part of the ‘Fact or Fake’ series, in partnership with France 24.

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Tajani agrees to be Berlusconi’s PM choice ahead of Sunday’s vote

By |marec 2nd, 2018|Antonio Tajani, European Parliament, forza italia, Italian elections 2018, News, Northern league, Sergio Mattarella, Silvio Berlusconi|

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said yesterday (1 March) he would stand as candidate for prime minister for former premier Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia, or "Go Italy!" party, in the 4 March vote.

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Northern Italy referendum: regions seek greater autonomy

By |oktober 23rd, 2017|Catalonia, fiscal federalism, Italy, Matteo Salvini, News, Northern league, Referendum, regional independence, Silvio Berlusconi|

Two wealthy northern regions in Italy voted on Sunday (22 October) in favour of having increased independence from Rome, in a non-binding referendum that set the stage for negotiations on more autonomy with the central government.

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Rejuvenated Berlusconi lays out vote platform, eyes victory in Italy

By |september 18th, 2017|Italian elections 2018, Italy, News, Northern league, Silvio Berlusconi|

Former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, marking a formal return to Italy's political stage, laid out his policy priorities on Sunday (17 September) for the forthcoming election, portraying himself as a pro-European moderate.

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Trans-Europe Express: Tanks against migrants

By |julij 7th, 2017|Asylum seekers, Austria, Croatia, Donald Trump, FPO, Hans Peter Doskozil, Italy, Kati Piri, migrants, National Front, nationalism, Nazi, News, Northern league, Poland, populism, Refugees, Serbia, Slovenia, SPÖ, Turkey, Visegrad 4|

The rhetoric about sending troops to the Brenner Pass was especially reactionary. But Austrian Defence Minister Hans Peter Doskozil felt compelled to use it anyway.

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