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on April 24, 2020 in World News

HALF of Italians Want to Leave the EU – Italexit Is Now a Real Possibility

by Michael Lord (Voice of Europe) As heated negotiations over financial aid for countries affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic have dragged on in Brussels, anti-EU sentiment is rising in many countries. This is particularly apparent in Italy, which has been the hardest-hit member of the bloc during the crisis. Belgium, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal, Slovenia, and  Spain have been pushing for the issuing of so-called “corona bonds,” which would distribute the debt among all countries in the bloc. The “Frugal Four,” however — Austria, Finland, Germany, and the Netherlands — are rejecting the suggestion, and have...

by Michael Lord (Voice of Europe) As heated negotiations over financial aid for countries affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic have dragged on in Brussels, anti-EU sentiment is rising in many countries. This is particularly apparent in Italy, which...

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