September 3, 2019 / 4:11 PM / 3 months ago

Italy's Di Maio to speak at 16:30 GMT after 5-Star online voting ends

FILE PHOTO: 5-Star Movement leader Luigi di Maio speaks to the media after consultations with Italian President Sergio Mattarella in Rome, Italy, August 28, 2019. REUTERS/Ciro de Luca/File Photo

ROME (Reuters) - Luigi Di Maio, the head of Italy’s anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, will hold a news conference at 6.30 p.m. (1630 GMT), a 5-Star spokesman said on Tuesday.

Di Maio is expected to speak about the result of an online vote of 5-Star members to decide whether 5-Star should form a new government with the centre-left Democratic Party (PD).

Voting ended at 1600 GMT.

Reporting By Gavin Jones; Editing by Crispian Balmer

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