The European Union is bracing for some intense fights. Meloni is a no-nonsense leader who believes in giving it back as good as she gets. She’s a nationalist, and so, standing up for her ‘fatherland’ with little to no regard for the feelings of her European partners comes naturally to Meloni.
For starters, France has already taken up a fight with Italy. This comes just days after European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen threatened Italy against voting a right-wing government to power.