Analysis-Italy's politics, public opinion, could weaken West's anti-Putin front

Press quote (US News)
07 April 2022

"Raising military spending is not a vote winner in Italy," said Luigi Scazzieri, an analyst at the London-based Centre for European Reform.

"There has been little success in communicating to the public that we are facing a more dangerous world, especially in regard to Russian aggression. There is still not the perception of real danger to Italy's security."