Grillo lashes out at Napolitano and EU over labour reform

(AGI) Rome, Sept 25 - Five Star Movement (M5S) founder BeppeGrillo lashed out in his blog on Thursday against a proposedlabour reform, saying that Article 18, which protects workersfrom unfair dismissal, should not be touched. Clearly referringto Italian President Giorgio Napolitano, who earlier said thoseopposing reform are too conservative, Grillo wrote: "Someone ismessing with us, talking about conservatism after having beenin politics since 1953." And attacking the European Union,which has called for reform in Italy, Grillo added: "Europe,with all due respect, can get lost." . .

(AGI) Rome, Sept 25 - Five Star Movement (M5S) founder BeppeGrillo lashed out in his blog on Thursday against a proposedlabour reform, saying that Article 18, which protects workersfrom unfair dismissal, should not be touched. Clearly referringto Italian President Giorgio Napolitano, who earlier said thoseopposing reform are too conservative, Grillo wrote: "Someone ismessing with us, talking about conservatism after having beenin politics since 1953." And attacking the European Union,which has called for reform in Italy, Grillo added: "Europe,with all due respect, can get lost." . .