Attack on Northern League MEP 'vicious', Maroni says

(AGI) Milan, Nov 14 - The Italian political establishment'scondemnation of last weekend's attack on Northern League partysecretary Matteo Salvini was too bland, former secretaryRoberto Maroni said on Friday. Salvini, whose party advocatesthe expulsion of ethnic Roma from Italy, was stopped fromentering a nomadic encampment in Bologna on Saturday. His carwas pelted by radical activists and he was forced to flee. "Itwas a vicious attack; one condemned with too many provisos,"Maroni said. . .

(AGI) Milan, Nov 14 - The Italian political establishment'scondemnation of last weekend's attack on Northern League partysecretary Matteo Salvini was too bland, former secretaryRoberto Maroni said on Friday. Salvini, whose party advocatesthe expulsion of ethnic Roma from Italy, was stopped fromentering a nomadic encampment in Bologna on Saturday. His carwas pelted by radical activists and he was forced to flee. "Itwas a vicious attack; one condemned with too many provisos,"Maroni said. . .