Berlusconi urges the EU: “Italy needs money before 2021”

The efforts made by the European Union are appreciable, but now the time has come to accelerate: he is convinced of this Silvio Berlusconi, which attempted to spur the EU on the timing of economic aid to Italy in the context of the drastic Coronavirus emergency. Speaking in video connection with the EPP summit, the Cav spoke of the Recovery Fund: “I immediately appreciated and declared in many newspaper interviews that the European Union on this occasion put in place effective, strong and important tools“In his opinion, now is the right opportunity to make a joint effort”to do more and better“.

And it is certain that this would be an initiative that would benefit everyone and that would make the arguments of all those political forces very weak “who call themselves anti-European“However, you have to deal with one concern linked to the fact that the funds will only be available at the beginning of next year: “It’s too late!“He therefore asked the President of the Commission and the whole European People’s Party”to locate formulas-bridge that allow national governments to have resources before then so they can get to next year without problems. We need a quick response“.

The move on the Recovery Fund

The president of Power Italy he had already held out his hand to Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and to the entire Giallorossi government, expressing his will to collaborate in the preparation of the Recovery Fund. He said he was rather alarmed by the situation in our country, where the health emergency is turning into emergency economic: “Thousands of companies will close permanently and hundreds of thousands of jobs are at risk. The situation is serious“.

The forces are opposed by the Italian government, which has announced the presentation of the Recovery Fund plan for the month of September: “We invited him to do it first, to start immediately“Meanwhile, today Conte held the information in Parliament in view of the meeting of the European Council scheduled for Friday. Lega e Fratelli d’Italia they left the Chamber Chamber in protest, accusing the lawyer of having escaped again from Parliament’s judgment thus neglecting any kind of confrontation. “It is the moment when the maxim must prevail unit European“said the premier who reiterated that this is a particularly ambitious moment for the future of Europe and the member states.