Five Star Movement

EU parliament liberals reject alliance bid from Italy's populist M5S

The staunchly pro-EU Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) caucus in the European Parliament declined to join forces with Italy's eurosceptic Five Star Movement (M5S) on Monday.

Italian eurosceptic party joins pro-EU caucus in European Parliament

Italy's populist, eurosceptic Five Star Movement (M5S) decided Monday to ditch its ties to the pro-Brexit UK Independence Party (UKIP) in favor of the staunchly pro-EU Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) caucus in the European Parliament.

Italy's M5S opposition denounces constitutional reform as a "fraud"

Italy's constitutional reform, due for a referendum on December 4, is a "fraud" that will turn the country into an autocracy similar to Hungary, the opposition Five Star Movement (M5S) said Monday.

Populist opposition overtakes Renzi's party in Italian opinion polls

Italy's populist opposition party, the Five Star Movement (M5S), would win the next general election against the ruling Democratic Party (PD) of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, according to a survey published Friday.