Who are Italy's two leading populist parties: Five Star Movement and the League?
Tuesday, 6 March 2018 () Two populist groups have emerged as the main forces in Italian politics following the March elections. The Five Star Movement has developed out of a protest group and the League has stepped up to head the center-right.
Italy has become Europe’s fastest-growing hotbed of populism after voters this month turned to Lega and Five Star Movement in massive numbers. The election — set against a backdrop of Italy’s.. Source: Euronews English -
Silvio Berlusconi has thrown his weight behind a far-right ally's candidacy to be Italy's next prime minister. Matteo Salvini's League won 17 percent of the vote last Sunday, to 14 percent for former.. Source: Reuters Studio -
Silvio Berlusconi will support the leader of Italy's eurosceptic partner the League in attempts to form a government, the former prime minister said in a newspaper interview on Wednesday. In a personal.. Source: Euronews English -
Mar.05 -- Two Italian populist parties are now vying to form a government but neither the anti-EU Five Star Movement or the anti-immigration League has enough votes for a majority. President Sergio.. Source: Bloomberg Politics -
As a youngster, Matteo Salvini — in the running to be Italy’s next prime minister — would search for the right response during his appearances on television quiz shows . Now, a.. Source: Euronews English -
First there was Brexit, now the EU's being slapped again by eurosceptics - this time in Italy. The populist and eurosceptic parties winning support in Sunday's election, but not because of migration -.. Source: Euronews English -
The leader of Five Star, the biggest single party after Italy's election, says that the anti-establishment movement is ready to talk and ready to govern. "We feel the responsibility to give Italy a.. Source: Euronews English -
Italy's general election on Sunday has resulted in a hung parliament. The country's Eurosceptic Five Star Movement has emerged as the single party with the most votes. The centre-right coalition headed.. Source: Wochit News -