Giorgia Meloni, congratulations from Viktor Orban (and von der Leyen)

“Congratulations Giorgia Meloni on the formation of your government! Great day for the European right!” Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbàn posted a photo on Facebook together with the new Prime Minister. “Hungary wishes the best for you, your government and the Italians,” wrote the Hungarian prime minister’s director of political affairs, Balazs Orban, in a tweet. But alongside the congratulations of Meloni’s most discussed political ties, the FdI leader collects the words of appreciation from European leaders. “Congratulations to Giorgia Meloni on her appointment as President of the Italian Council, the first woman to hold this position. I am ready and happy to work together with the new Government in a constructive way to respond to the challenges that await us”, he said. wrote on twitter Ursula von der Leyen, president of the EU commission.

“Congratulations to Giorgia Meloni who takes office as the first woman president of the Council in Italy. Let’s work together for the benefit of Italy and the EU” tweeted European Council President Charles Michel, adding in Italian: “I’m waiting for you at European Council to work together for the good of the European Union”. “Congratulations Giorgia Meloni, the first female prime minister in Italy. Europe faces enormous challenges. We help our citizens and support Ukraine by remaining united and determined. Europe needs Italy. Together we will overcome any difficulty. Good work. ! “, writes the president of the European Parliament, Roberta Metsola in a tweet. Among European leaders, the first to congratulate the new prime minister is his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte: “Congratulations to Giorgia Meloni, who has just been sworn in as the first president of the Women’s Council in Italy. I can’t wait to work together with NATO and the EU and strengthen the strong ties between our countries”.

Source: IL Tempo