Italy PM calls for fairer Europe, faces EU anger

Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte addresses the European Parliament during a debate on the future of Europe in Strasbourg, France, February 12, 2019. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

STRASBOURG (Reuters) – Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte called on Tuesday for a less austere European Union more in tune with popular demands for economic growth, but he faced a barrage of criticism after his keynote speech in the EU legislature. Speaking to the European Parliament in Strasbourg as part of a series of contributions […]

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