Lega Nord’s leader Matteo Salvini (MEP): “I would exchange immediately Italy’s President Mattarella for Putin”

Today, the President of the Republic of Italy Sergio Mattarella had a speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg. President Matatrella spoke out in favor of the freedom of movement of persons and against building any fences to contrast the migrants fluxes.

Immediately after his speech, Matteo Salvini, leader of the euro sceptic party Lega Nord and MEP (Europe of Nations and Freedom), posted a picture of him with a T-Shirt representing Russian President Vladimir Putin commenting “I would immediately exchange Italy’s President Mattarella with Putin“.