Italian PM blasts immigration-'obsessive' Salvini as League's election bid falters
Thursday, 15 August 2019 Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Thursday accused his far-right interior minister, Matteo Salvini, of disloyalty and being obsessed with blocking immigration, intensifying the open warfare in the ruling coalition.
League chief Matteo Salvini's call for snap Italian elections after he turned on his own coalition partner faced mounting resistance on Sunday, with both his former 5-Star ally and the center-left opposition seeking to put the brakes on. Francesca Lynagh reports.
Italy's prime minister announced his resignation on Tuesday as he made a blistering attack on his own interior minister, Matteo Salvini, accusing him of sinking the ruling coalition and endangering the..
CNN reports Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte is resigning. In an hour-long speech, Conte made the announcement to the Italian Senate on Tuesday. Conte launched a scathing attack on Matteo Salvini,..