Archiv: Forza Italia (FI)

27.08.2019 - 06:42 [ ]

Crunch time for govt talks: Mattarella to end 2nd round of consultations with M5S 19:00 Wed

On Tuesday Mattarella will phone his predecessor Giorgio Napolitano, then will receive Senate Speaker Elisabetta Casellati at 16:00, and House Speaker Roberto Fico at 17:00.
Meetings with the parties will follow, first with the smaller ones on Tuesday and following with the larger ones on Wednesday like Brothers of Italy (FdI), Forza Italia (FI), the League and the Democratic Party (PD), before lastly the M5S.

22.08.2019 - 17:20 [ BBC ]

Italy centre-left to seek coalition with Five Star populists

President Sergio Mattarella wants a government deal in the coming days.

Otherwise Italy faces new elections.

22.08.2019 - 17:14 [ ]

PD-Chef Zingaretti: Koalition mit Fünf Sternen bleibt Option

Mattarella empfing am Donnerstag auch die Chefin der postfaschistischen Partei Fratelli d’ Italia (Brüder Italiens), Giorgia Meloni. Diese bekräftigte ihre Forderung nach Neuwahlen, die sie im Bündnis mit der rechtspopulistischen Lega zu gewinnen hofft. Auch Forza-Italia-Chef Silvio Berlusconi sprach sich nach seinem Treffen mit Mattarella für eine Neuwahl aus.

19.08.2019 - 16:59 [ ]

Salvini ‚unreliable‘ says M5S

The next formal step in the government crisis is Premier Giuseppe Conte’s address to the Senate Tuesday, after which he may go to President Sergio Mattarella and resign rather than facing a League no confidence motion, which may not now be filed. Meanwhile two-time former centre-left premier Romano Prodi, a PD grandee, called for a „long-lasting coalition government“ possibly also including Silvio Berlusconi’s centre-right Forza Italia (FI) party.