“The Five Star Movement does not accept the inevitability of war. We want Italy to play a leading role in opening a real negotiating channel, working to build the prospect of an international peace conference under the auspices of the UN and with the participation of the Holy See, which marks the new protagonist of the European Union.” . So the M5S leader Joseph Conte in Numberillustrating the movement of the pentastellato group in Ukraine.
Emphasizing that “in the beginning” war was an “innovation” for everyone, Conte elaborated that “in a few months we have noticed that many, too many have become accustomed to this exclusion.” After initially supporting the supply of weapons, he continued: “Today, after nine months, this can no longer be a solution.” “As for armaments, too much has been said and done, and we do not see a trace of diplomacy. We demand a change of pace from NATO and the EU”, he added.
Source: II Fatto Quotidiano