Today’s Italian news in English. It’s still a stalemate in the majority over nominations for next June’s regional elections that will coincide with the European ones. The Ex-Ilva affair. Five days left to try to reach a consensual separation with ArcelorMittal .
The trial in Palermo against Vice-Premier Salvini over the decision he made when he was Minister of the Interior not to permit migrants to disembark from the NGO ship Open arms. Salvini was questioned today saying he had ‘defended the country’. Feminicides. The woman stabbed by her husband in Turin on January 10th has died. Two years ago today the death of David Sassoli. Men’s fashion Week in Milan. In the Vatican, the restoration of Bernini’s bronze baldachin, a monumental work that surmounts St. Peter’s high altar. Coppa Italia. Juventus beats Frosinone 4-0 . Semifinals will be Fiorentina-Atalanta and Lazio-Juventus. Preparations for the Sanremo Festival, which opens on the evening of February 6th.