this Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of ItalyLuigi Di Maio launched this Sunday a new political party After leaving the 5 Star Movement (M5S), which he leads until 2020, he will run in the general elections on 25 September.
A new party will be called “Civil Impegno” (Civil commitment) and will be officially available this Monday.
Di Maio announced the name of this political project on Rai3 public television this Sunday. inspired by Pope Francis, advising Italian parties at a press conference on his return from his trip to Canada this Saturday “civil liability” in elections.
The 36-year-old politician has been one of the advocates of the anti-system M5S since its establishment in 2009, and came to power by winning the 2018 general elections with this formation, which he led until 2020.
But this year announced Abandonment of the party in disagreement with the direction of Giuseppe Conteto form a parliamentary group with about 60 legislators.
Early elections to be held on September 25 fall of the national unity government Mario Draghi will face a few blocks.
The one on the right will be the winner of all the polls Ultras Brothers of Italy Gorgia Meloni is one of Silvio Berlusconi’s Forza Italia and Matteo Salvini’s far-right League, as well as other minor forces of Christian Democratic heritage.
Left, Democratic Party (PD) secretary Enrico Letta, creating a “vetoless” broad front Right-stopping centre-progressive and Meloni are in the best position to rule.
And for this he is negotiating with new formations like the “Azione” of former Minister of Development Carlo Calenda, and he will probably do this with Di Maio’s “Impegno Civico”, which former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi wants to compete with. alone.
On your own behalf Giuseppe Conte’s M5S decided to compete aloneWithout coalitions, though it has been testing alliances with the PD at the local level for months.
The resulting change of position with Salvini and Berlusconi after the M5S resulted in Draghi’s relegation.