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Le Pen: The EU is not Europe… it is not the Europe we want

France’s Marine Le Pen wants to break away from the European Union and move towards a union of individual nations, saying that the current block is “an ideological structure” and not “real Europe.”
“The European Union is not Europe… it is not the real Europe that we want,” the president of France’s National Rally (formerly Front National) told her supporters in the southern town of Frejus on Sunday.

Antonio Masiello/Getty Images Luigi Di Maio, Leader of Five Star Movement (M5S) arrives in parliament after a new day of meetings for the formation of the new government on May 10, 2018 in Rome, Italy.

Italy on Collision Course with EU

After 11 weeks of negotiations, the populist parties that triumphed in March’s Italian elections have agreed on who should be Italy’s new prime minister: Giuseppe Conte, a 53-year-old law professor with no previous political experience and little political conviction.

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