Italy and Poland want ‘new spring’ in Europe: Salvini


Salvini says Italy will work with Poland to build new Europe

Mr Salvini regularly posts images of himself wearing the insignia on Facebook

|REUTERS|AIWA! NO!|Italy’s far-right Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday he wants his country and Poland to join forces to reshape Europe in his quest for a euroskeptic alliance ahead of elections in May. 

WARSAW: Italy’s Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini wants Poland and Italy to work together on a new Europe, he said at a press conference in Warsaw on Wednesday.

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“Poland and Italy will be part of the new spring of Europe, the renaissance of European values,” he told reporters during a press conference with Poland’s Interior Minister Joachim Brudzinski.

“The Europe that will come to form in June (after May’s European Parliament elections) will lead us all than the one that exists today and is run by bureaucrats.”