Matteo Salvini

Naples mayor offers to welcome in stranded NGO migrant boat

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 - 03:00 GMT

Naples is ready to defy Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini and let in a charity-run ship carrying 32 migrants that is blocked in the stormy Mediterranean.

Egypt’s FM reiterates cooperation with Rome on Regeni’s case

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 - 11:19 GMT

Shoukry said that the Egyptian state has been keen to facilitate the work of the Italian side in terms of investigations on Regeni’s murder.

Italy's Interior min. affirms keenness to keep good ties with Egypt

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 02:55 GMT

Italian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Matteo Salvini affirmed his keenness to maintain ties with Egypt, amid recent strains during investigations on the murder of an Italian citizen in Cairo in 2016.

Relations with Egypt cannot be untied: Italy’s Minister of Interior

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 - 03:06 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and the Egyptian Minister of Interior Mahmoud Tawfiq assured Salvini that the killers of Regeni will be identified

Italy says 'arrogant' France could become main enemy on migration

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 12:00 GMT

Italy on Saturday said "arrogant" France risked becoming its "No.1 enemy" on migration issues.

Macron backs sanctions on EU states that refuse migrants

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 10:00 GMT

French President Emmanuel Macron came out Saturday in support of financial sanctions against EU countries which refuse to accept migrants.

Italy awaits PM nominee after populists unveil government programme

Fri, 18 May 2018 - 10:20 GMT

Anti-establishment and far-right parties began haggling over who will be Italy's next prime minister after publishing a joint policy programme on Friday.

Italy's far-right, Five Star jostle as government talks fail

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 - 11:50 GMT

Anti-establishment and far-right leaders stood firm in a battle for the upper hand after talks with the president on who can lead a new Italian government.

League leader pledges to put Italians first as election campaign intensifies

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 11:10 GMT

Matteo Salvini, leader of Italy's right-wing League party, drew thousands of supporters to a rally in Milan on Saturday.