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Five Star on the Brink in Italy With Salvini Preparing to Pounce

Five Star on the Brink in Italy With Salvini Preparing to Pounce

At a luxury hotel by the ancient Roman Forum, the founder of Italy’s populist Five Star Movement took his heir to task at a private meeting less than two months ago.The septuagenarian Beppe Grillo
Italy Senate Panel Votes to Proceed With Trial for Salvini: Report

Italy Senate Panel Votes to Proceed With Trial for Salvini: Report

A panel of the Italian Senate voted to allow the start of prosecution of League party chief Matteo Salvini for refusing to allow a vessel carrying stranded migrants to dock when he was interior
Libyan Oil Exports Blocked Ahead of Berlin Peace Conference

Libyan Oil Exports Blocked Ahead of Berlin Peace Conference

Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar blocked oil exports at ports under his control, slashing output by more than half and posing a potential setback for an international conference on Sunday that aims to
Renzi Party Prepared for Road License Fight in Italy Coalition

Renzi Party Prepared for Road License Fight in Italy Coalition

Italy’s coalition government is gearing up for another divisive internal battle, after the party led by former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said it would fight to scrap new rules that make it easier to
Libya Talks in Russia Progress But Haftar Seeks More Time

Libya Talks in Russia Progress But Haftar Seeks More Time

Russia and Turkey reported progress in talks to persuade Libya’s feuding leaders to sign a more lasting truce agreement, even as the key opponent of the United Nations-backed government asked for more
“Si hubiese gobernado Salvini nos arriesgábamos a salir de la UE”

“Si hubiese gobernado Salvini nos arriesgábamos a salir de la UE”

El ex primer ministro, actual líder de un pequeño partido con el 5% de estimación de voto, analiza el estado del actual Gobierno y pide una intervención más clara de Italia en Libia
Confusion clouds international efforts to reach Libya ceasefire

Confusion clouds international efforts to reach Libya ceasefire

Erdoğan and Putin make call for ceasefire, as Italian PM hosts Libyan factions in RomeAn unprecedented drive involving Europe, Russia and Turkey has been launched to broker a Libyan ceasefire, and end
Italian Attempt to Bring Libya’s Leaders Together Backfires

Italian Attempt to Bring Libya’s Leaders Together Backfires

An Italian attempt to broker an unscheduled meeting between Libya’s two warring leaders collapsed, when United Nations-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj canceled a planned trip to Rome.
Italian PM calls for unity as three senators move to far-right party

Italian PM calls for unity as three senators move to far-right party

League party leader Matteo Salvini’s influence is ‘insidious’, says Giuseppe ConteThe Italian prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, has appealed for unity within his coalition government after a tumultuous
La ardua tarea de gobernar Italia con un rival de aliado

La ardua tarea de gobernar Italia con un rival de aliado

La alianza entre PD y M5S, que ha salvado las cuentas en cuatro meses en el poder, necesita ahora un proyecto común
El ministro de Educación de Italia dimite al no lograr un mayor presupuesto

El ministro de Educación de Italia dimite al no lograr un mayor presupuesto

Lorenzo Fioramonti avisó de que renunciaria si no lograba 3.000 millones adicionales. Su salida supone un varapalo para el Gobierno de coalición de Conte
Salvini Accuses Leftist Govt of Giving Away Italian Sovereignty to EU

Salvini Accuses Leftist Govt of Giving Away Italian Sovereignty to EU

Populist League (Lega) leader Matteo Salvini has accused Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte of handing over Italian sovereignty to the European Union with changes to an EU bailout fund.

Italy’s Economy Stuck in Slow Lane Even After GDP Tops Forecast

Italy’s economy barely grew in the third quarter as the country continues to struggle amid political instability and a near-record debt level.
Salvini Could Be Back to Shake Up Italy Sooner Than You Think

Salvini Could Be Back to Shake Up Italy Sooner Than You Think

Don’t write off Matteo Salvini. The Italian right-wing populist who staged a failed summer coup is back.
Poll: Matteo Salvini is the Most Trusted Politician in Italy

Poll: Matteo Salvini is the Most Trusted Politician in Italy

A recent poll found that former Minister of the Interior and current leader of the right-wing populist League party, Matteo Salvini, is the most trusted Italian politician.
La ‘salvinización’ de Matteo Renzi

La ‘salvinización’ de Matteo Renzi

El ex primer ministro, actual aliado del Ejecutivo, aspira a conquistar un espacio de centro y volver al palacio Chigi sustituyendo a Conte
He Beat Italy’s Populists. Now Conte’s Tangled Up in Trump Probe

He Beat Italy’s Populists. Now Conte’s Tangled Up in Trump Probe

Giuseppe Conte wasn’t going to let anyone spoil his party.
El profesor que sabía demasiado (de la trama rusa)

El profesor que sabía demasiado (de la trama rusa)

La desaparición de un docente de una universidad romana, en el centro del 'Russiagate', provoca un terremoto en los servicios secretos italianos y pone en aprietos al Gobierno
Italy's Spy Chief Met Twice With Barr to Aid Inquiry: Repubblica

Italy's Spy Chief Met Twice With Barr to Aid Inquiry: Repubblica

Italy’s spy chief Gennaro Vecchione met twice in August with U.S. Attorney General William Barr and prosecutor John Durham to help an investigation into the scandal involving President Donald Trump’s
Pompeo Says ‘I Was on the Phone Call’ With Trump and Ukraine President

Pompeo Says ‘I Was on the Phone Call’ With Trump and Ukraine President

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo confirmed he was on a call between President Donald Trump and his Ukraine counterpart, while denouncing a request from House committees to take testimony from