Deputy Prime Minister and interior Minister of Italy Matteo Salvini does not exclude that can compete for the post of President of the European Commission.
He stated this in an interview with la Repubblica, citing Reuters, reports “UKRINFORM”.
“Till may is still far away. We will see. I’ll think about it (whether I will run for the position of President of the European Commission – ed.),” – said Salvini.
At the same time, he added that several of his friends from European countries have asked him whether he would participate in the next elections of the head of the European Department.
Earlier, on 5 October, the Deputy Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Salvini accused the head of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and Commissioner for economic Affairs Pierre Moscovici EU “in the destruction of Europe and Italy in particular.