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Salvini Says Liga Nord Won't Vote For Confidence In Draghi Govt


Wires carrying reports that Matteo Salvini Federal Secretary of Italy's Lega Nord has stated that Liga will decline to vote 'yes' in the imminent confidence vote in the government of Prime Minister Mario Draghi.

  • Yannis Koutsomitis at Kappa News: "Salvini says Lega won't vote yes in vote of confidence. Draghi govt's time is coming to an end."
  • Debate is ongoing in the Italian Senate with the vote expected to take place shortly.
  • Reuters reporting that Forza Italia will also abstain in the confidence vote.
  • Bloomberg: "The center-right League party will skip a confidence vote over Prime Minister Mario Draghi’s government, raising the prospect the coalition will collapse and of snap elections as soon as the fall"

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