5-Star Movement defends CV of candidate for post of Italian prime minister

The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement has defended Giuseppe Conte, a candidate to be Italy’s next prime minister, over speculation that he overstated his affiliations with an elite international university.

They said the insinuations indicated fears of the changes coming under a 5-Star government in coalition with the right-wing League.

The Movement said in a statement that the 53-year-old law professor “had never boasted” of overseas degrees, but...
source: Windsor Observer

2018-05-22 21:59
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