Italian media fail to report Renzi EU defeat, says Grillo

(AGI) Rome, June 29 - The founder of Italy's Five Star Movement(M5S), Beppe Grillo, has accused the Italian media of givingprominence to Matteo Renzi's utterings, and of failing toreport Mr Renzi's "first great defeat" in Brussels. ReferencingMark Twain's remark about journalists being those who coulddistinguish truth from falsehood, yet published falsehoods, MrGrillo said this was the system adopted by the Italian media,whose reporting of the latest European Council meeting wasproof of this. . .

(AGI) Rome, June 29 - The founder of Italy's Five Star Movement(M5S), Beppe Grillo, has accused the Italian media of givingprominence to Matteo Renzi's utterings, and of failing toreport Mr Renzi's "first great defeat" in Brussels. ReferencingMark Twain's remark about journalists being those who coulddistinguish truth from falsehood, yet published falsehoods, MrGrillo said this was the system adopted by the Italian media,whose reporting of the latest European Council meeting wasproof of this. . .