Tag: Matteo Salvini

Italy’s Salvini nixes future Berlusconi alliance

CONSELVE: Italy's outgoing far-right interior minister Matteo Salvini on Friday excluded his League party forming any future coalition with former premier Silvio Berlusconi's centre-right Forza...

Italy’s Salvini bans latest migrant ship entering waters

MILAN: Italy's outgoing Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has signed a decree banning a rescue ship carrying about 100 migrants picked up off the Libyan coast...

Italy’s Salvini keeps door open to possible new govt with 5-Star

ROME: Matteo Salvini, leader of Italy's hard-right League party, said on Thursday he would be willing to patch up his coalition with the anti-establishment 5-Star...

Italy to let migrants disembark as EU nations to share responsibility

ROME: Italy will let 116 migrants on the Gregoretti coastguard ship disembark "within hours", Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said Wednesday, after EU countries agreed to...

Salvini wants Europe to take migrants from Italy coastguard

ROME: Far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Friday ordered 135 migrants and refugees rescued in the Mediterranean to remain aboard an Italian coastguard vessel until...

Italy’s Salvini says coalition with 5 Star back on track

ROME: Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday Italy's government was back on track after a slew of building projects were approved, indicating he...

Italy’s Salvini to see Di Maio with government’s fate hanging in balance

ROME: Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Friday he would meet coalition partner and leader of the 5-Star Movement Luigi Di Maio amid...

Italian deputy PM Salvini: if govt can’t go ahead, there should be elections

ROME: Italy should head to snap elections if the current government cannot carry on, Deputy Prime Minister and League leader Matteo Salvini said on Thursday...

Italy’s warring coalition parties warn of govt collapse

ROME: The leaders of Italy's coalition partners the League and 5-Star Movement warned on Thursday the government could collapse following mutual recriminations over the election...

Italy’s Salvini to respond to parliament over Russia case

ROME: Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini bowed to demands on Tuesday to address parliament on allegations that his right-wing League party had sought illegal...