Posts Tagged ‘Salvini’

Italian ambassador: Intention to set up military base for Italy in south Libya is “fake news”

  • 1 July 2018 - 09:00
Italian ambassador: Intention to set up military base for Italy in south Libya is “fake news”

Italian Ambassador to Libya, Giuseppe Perrone, on Saturday denied that Italy is planning to establish a military base in southern Libya. "Rumors of Italy establishing a military base in Libya's South are simply fake news," Perrone tweeted Saturday. Italian Interior Ministry leads EU program...

Libya cannot open permanent migrants camps, Mitig tells Italy’s Interior Minister

  • 25 June 2018 - 14:24
Libya cannot open permanent migrants camps, Mitig tells Italy’s Interior Minister

Italian right-wing Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said he is to put a Libyan proposal on tackling the migration issue before European leaders at a summit on Thursday. “We will convey to the European leaders that Libya is not a problem but a great opportunity,” Salvini said at a press...