The war in Ukraine – Europe and the United States, Draghi admits the “diversity” of interests: “We are allies, but a preventive reversal is needed”

“L”Europe He is an ally States unitedTherefore, European visions are not in contrast with the United States. However, they are subject to change which is why this needs to be addressed diversity which will soon show itself. that it protective reflectionwe need to think about it Objectives This war then they decide.” Prime Minister Mario Draghi The press conference is about to end a Washingtonafter his visit to the White House, when he made public what his speech actually alluded to: Objectives from European Union And Uses On the The war in Ukraine They are not at odds, but spacing More and more as the conflict continues. In fact, as he did yesterday during the interview segment with the US President Joe Biden Open to the cameras, Draghi insists on the need to “begin wondering how to build HelloA specific peace should not be imposed by a certain kind of allies or who elseThe Prime Minister admits that the war “changed its face, in the beginning it was a war he thought there was a war.” goliath that it David‘, while now Russia “No longer Goliath.” However, it is time for all parties to “make an effort to get there sitting about Tablealso United States of America“.

So speaks Draghi, who managed not to overreact so as not to be disappointed Biden – “I thanked him for the role Leadership In this crisis “- but at the same time to do speaker From the new European demands for greater commitment to recovery Negotiations. The Prime Minister also considers applications that come from Concerts which make up the majority, they range from different themes to please everyone: they insist on the need to Ceiling price subordinate Gasask one Rationalization from military spending in the European Union before it was increased. It explains the concerns of Italy and Europe war long time. On the other hand, and because of the danger that it might lead to a wider conflict: “We must not try Winswe must seek peace.” On the other hand to Economic consequences and social. Draghi also spoke about the fight against inflation and reassures us regarding Italian growth: “It seems very difficult for me to be there this year. recession“.

Peace and Negotiations – The meeting went well, Biden went to thank Italy as a strong partner, ally trustedThe trusted interlocutor and I thanked him for the leadership role in this crisis and the great crisis cooperation He was there with all the allies,” Draghi begins at the press conference. “We agreed that we must continue Ukraine support And pressure on Moscow, but also to start wondering how to do it peace builds“Then the Prime Minister emerges. The negotiation process is very difficult but the first point is how to build it Negotiation pathIt must be the peace that Ukraine wants, not the peace imposed by a certain kind of allies or who elseDraghi adds, thus implicitly referring to Russia but also to Boy.

Then Draghi confesses to what he claimed before disputed .’s new introduction arms for Ukraine, or that “the war has changed PhysiognomyThe Prime Minister explains: “In the beginning it was a war he thought there was a war goliath that it Davidmainly from desperate defense which also seemed to be a failure, today the scene has been completely turned upside down, surely there is no more Goliath, surely who looked like indomitable force In the field and with conventional weapons, they have proven themselves InvincibleIt is a win for the United States, but then Draghi adds: “All sides have to make an effort to sit around Tableeven the United States.” And again: “At the beginning of the war in Parliament it was said in Italy that we should have JobI replied You don’t have to look for a roleWe must seek peace, whatever the people involved the important thing is that they seek peace, no biased statements. We should not try to win, victory is not known.”

“With Joe Biden We talked about food crisis due to ban legumes Different from Ukraine because I ports They are banned. They are closed because the ports are mined, Lavrov said. This could be the first Dialogue example which was built between two parts To save tens of millions of people,” Draghi continues in his conference from Washington. “With Biden, we shared the need to open ports but cooperation will be required. from all sides. Insist on creating this peace table This means that communication at all levels must be restarted, and one must not forget, because this is impossible, but Let’s look to the future‘ the prime minister insists.

ceiling on gas price – “I also reminded Biden of the possibility of putting a file gas price ceilingwhich is a welcome hypothesis, even if the US administration is thinking more about a price ceiling petroleum On the gas, it was decided that we would talk about it soon again,” Draghi continues. How about energy market He adds: “The distortions are very strong in the European Union, and now measures are underway if they can be taken Programming‘But’ we should be in the EU agree As you know, opinions are not unanimous But in this we will continue to go forward“.The cap on the gas price is the demand that Draghi made since the beginning of the conflict, without being able to get the green light from the EU, due to the rejection from the Nordic countries.” buyer from Gas around the world but definitely on the level imports From Russia like that must exercise And in the specific case, it would also reduce financial aid for Putin to continue the war,” Draghi explains. Then he stressed that the United States “is doing the same thinking about petroleum: The idea is to create a file buyers cartel or to impress, perhaps in a preferred way, theOPEC In particular, to increase production. A lot of work needs to be done both ways.”

Increase military spending Draghi also addresses the topicEuropean strategic independencefrom joint defense and increase military spending. The Prime Minister explains: “The European Union is spending more than three times In military spending compared to Russia, there is a lot of duplication. The first thing to do is organize one conspiracy From all member states of rationalization there military spending Before you start thinking increase it“. He also touched on other topics during the press conference at the Embassy of Italy. Staying in the energy sector, he confirms, for example, that “a lot of investments are needed.” more strong“employment renewable To maintain transition goals. He adds: “The Italian government has taken many steps procedures from simplification We will not hesitate to take more if we do not see an increase in Investments in renewables which also means actual installations.” He then answers a question about fight inflation: “Central banks need to increase i Taxi But if they increase them too much, they make the country fall into it Recessionof this difficulty Lagarde fully aware. The situation is very different between the United States and the European Union, in the United States the labor market is fully functioning, and in Europe it is not, so the pace of normalization Monetary policy will necessarily be different. We as a government can try to mitigate Lost from purchasing power On the weaker classes,” Draghi explains. On the other hand, he is optimistic about the stagnation hypothesis: “So far, I don’t see a stagnation this year: the reason is that we closed out last year very well and hold acquired growth. It seems very difficult for me to have a recession this year.”

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