An Italian judge in Catania has ruled that the leader of Italy’s popular anti-migrant League party, Matteo Salvini, shouldn’t stand trial over claims he kidnapped a group of migrants in July 2019 when he refused to let them disembark.
IN JUST ONE DAY: A total of 1,200 migrants landed on the Italian island of Lampedusa, near the shores of Libya, on Sunday. Some of them had to be helped at sea by the Italian Coast Guard and the financial police, the ANSA agency reported.
A new poll has revealed that support for the national conservative Brothers of Italy party (FdL), which is led by Giorgia Meloni, continues to rise.
In Turin, Italy, the effigy of far-left Prime Minister Mario Draghi is paraded as was the guillotine in revolutionary France.
EUROSCEPTIC champion Matteo Salvini is on the point of forming an anti-Brussels coalition in Italy, according to a new opinion poll. The survey suggests the anti-migrant League party leader could lead a nationalist anti-left coalition to replace Mario Draghi’s globalist leaning regime after the next election.
The leaders of two ethnic-patriotic Italian parties would welcome Fidesz in their respective European Union parliamentary groups, Italian media reported on Sunday. According to the outlets, both the League, led by Matteo Salvini and the Brothers of Italy (FdI), led by Giorgia Meloni would welcome the creation of a joint European Parliament formation with the Fidesz group.
A painting by a Great Master that turns out to be a fake is an all too common story of the art world. But how about a “fake” that is revealed to be authentic?
‘I made it the salute of the Party after the Duce (Benito Mussolini) had adopted it. I had read the description of the sitting of the Diet of (the city of) Worms, in the course of which Luther was greeted with the German salute. It was to show him that he was not being confronted by arms, but with peaceful intentions.
The legendary Venetian carnival is in full swing – alas, this year it takes place without tourists, online. Details – in the gallery of “Izvestia”.
There are many stories and myths associated with the significance and evolution of Parade Grounds, the truth can often be the simpler.