Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini gave his backing to the Yellow Vest movement in France while speaking in Rome on Monday, but also denounced the violence of the protests.
«I side with the millions of Frenchmen who are complaining about a president who is harming the French people,» Salvini said.
However, Salvini also criticised the violence which has become commonplace during the... Еще Yellow Vest protests.
«I condemn any acts of hooliganism and violence without exceptions. One thing is to protest, rightfully, with the farmers, the truck drivers, the workers, the teachers. But when restaurants are being defaced or policemen are being attacked, then one becomes delinquent,» he said.