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Do not make a tragic mistake, Italy warns Brussels as EU divisions deepen; Reserves of EU sentiment get thinner as countries attempt to get to grips with pandemic

Mar 30, 2020 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

Italy's political leaders from Left to Right have erupted in fury over the EU's minimalist, insulting, and cack-handed response to the Covid-19 pandemic, warning that lack of economic solidarity risks pushing the bloc's festering divisions beyond the point of no return.

"Don't make a tragic mistake. The whole European edifice risks losing its raison d'ĂȘtre," said Giuseppe Conte, the Italian premier. demanding a giant Marshall Plan funded on the EU's joint credit card to relaunch the produ...