Matteo Salvini

Pro-Family Congress Celebrates Shift: ‘The Tide Is Turning’

VERONA — Organizers of the massive World Congress on the Family, which begins Friday in Verona, Italy, are optimistic that people’s perceptions on the family are changing all over the world, with renewed appreciation for the importance of traditional marriage and the centrality of the family for civilization.

A woman bottle-feeds her baby during a Pope's audience for children and families of the Santa Marta dispensary on December 16, 2018 at the Vatican. (Photo by Vincenzo PINTO / AFP) (Photo credit should read VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Orban Looks To Salvini Alliance After EPP Suspension

Following the suspension of his Fidesz party from the European People’s Party group, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has set his sights on an alliance with Italian populist Interior minister Matteo Salvini. Prime Minister Orban spoke of the Italian populist coalition government

Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini (R) and Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban share a light moment as they address a press conference following a meeting in Milan on August 28, 2018. (Photo by MARCO BERTORELLO / AFP) (Photo credit should read MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)

Italian Far-Left Terrorist Deported by Bolsonaro Admits to Murders

Italian far-left terrorist Cesare Battisti has confessed to the four murders he was convicted of before he fled the country 37 years ago to escape justice. Batistti admitted to the killings during an interrogation with public prosecutor Alberto Nobili at

Cesare Battisti leaves the Federal Police headquarters on March 13, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Federal police in Brazil arrested the Italian extremist and writer Cesare Battisti, who was convicted of murder in his home country and has been on the run for decades. Battisti, who faces deportation, was detained …

Salvini Pro-Family Congress Attendance Sparks Italy Coalition Conflict

Italian populist Interior Minister Matteo Salvini’s upcoming attendance at a pro-family congress has provoked criticism from members of the Five Star Movement and potential conflict in their ruling coalition. The Lega leader announced he would be attending the World Congress of

ROME, ITALY - JUNE 01: (L-R) Labor and Industry and Deputy PM Luigi Di Maio and Interior Minister and Deputy PM Matteo Salvini arrives to attend the first session of the council of ministers at Palazzo Chigi on June 1, 2018 in Rome, Italy. Law professor Giuseppe Conte has been …