Heading the article is an image of the Lega Nord leader at a podium. On the podium is the slogan: “STOP INVASIONE”.
Matteo Salvini, who leads Italy’s nationalist-populist Lega Nord (Northern League), has committed to leaving the European Union’s single currency zone if he wins big in this year’s elections.
Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament and a fellow Italian, had recently suggested that the right-leaning firebrand was reversing course on his long-running plan to leave the euro, which Salvini believes erodes national sovereignty and disadvantages the economies of Southern Europe to Germany’s advantage.
“Free interpretations of my thinking make me laugh,” Salvini told La Repubblica.
From CIW NEWS Contributor
Italy immigration infowar
Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Italy (IT) is estimated to have a population of 60.7 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 0.1% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 0.3 million.