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Casaleggio thanks Renzi after brain op

M5S co-founder expected to be out of hospital in a few days

08 April, 13:04
Casaleggio thanks Renzi after brain op (ANSA) - Rome, April 8 - Anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S) co-founder Gianroberto Casaleggio on Tuesday thanked Premier Matteo Renzi for wishing him a speedy recovery from a brain operation he had at the weekend.

"I sincerely thank Matteo Renzi for his well-wishing tweet and I wish him all the best too. He'll need it for (the) May 25 (European elections)," Casaleggio said on the blog of M5S leader Beppe Grillo. Casaleggio, the thinker behind the movement spearheaded by firebrand former comic Grillo, is expected to be discharged from hospital in a few days.