5 Star Movement activists voted to join ALDE

5 Star Movement activists voted to join ALDE Group with 78,5% of votes (40.654 in total).

Out of 40.654 votes, 31.914 voted to join ALDE Group, 6.444 voted for the EFDD Group, 2.296 for the Not Attached.

5 Star Movement leader Beppe Grillo published yesterday morning a post on his blog calling for all activists to vote on the future of movement’s European alliance.

There were three possibilities:

  • remain with EFDD (along with Farage’s UKIP);
  • join pro-EU ALDE Group
  • join Not Attached