Divided pro-EU leaders open talks after tense election

Italian Deputy Prime Minister and leader of far-right League party Matteo Salvini kisses a crucifix as he speaks during his European Parliament election night event in Milan, Italy, May 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo LEADERS TO ME

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Parties committed to closer European Union integration began bargaining over jobs and policy on Monday after an election to the EU parliament which fragmented the center but gave only limited gains to nationalists. National leaders of the bloc, many of whom hailed the vote as a vindication, will meet to chart the […]

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