European People’s Party (EPP) leader Manfred Weber has reportedly said the 5-Star Movement and the League, who look set to form a coalition government in Italy, are taking huge risks with the policies they are proposing.
A draft of a joint program of the two parties was leaked and published by Italian media on Thursday. The 40-page document reportedly calls for end to treating Russia as a threat and refers to it as a partner, calling for more openness towards it.
5-Star Movement (M5S) leader Luigi Di Maio said Wednesday that an eventual M5S-League government would be open to dialogue with the European Union, while stressing that it would not take orders from it.
Anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S) leader Luigi Di Maio said Tuesday that the more Eurocrats attacked the prospective M5S-league government, the more motivation the M5S would draw from the attacks.
„Der 8. Juli ist der nächstbeste Wahltermin“, sagte der Chef der rechtspopulistischen Lega, Matteo Salvini, am Ende seines Gesprächs mit dem Vorsitzenden des M5S, Luigi Di Maio. Dieser hatte der Lega eine Regierungskoalition angeboten. Salvini hat das Angebot nicht angenommen und hält am Mitte-Rechts-Bündnis mit Ex-Ministerpräsident Silvio Berlusconi und dessen Forza Italia fest.
Anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S) Senate Whip Danilo Toninelli on Wednesday called on Premier Paolo Gentiloni to report to parliament on developments in Syria.