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Mapping Italy: scenario and political risks

The path of the Draghi government has appeared smoother in recent weeks. The vaccination campaign now at full capacity and a plan for progressive reopening leave fewer arguments to cause tension among the various parties of the coalition. Recently, however, one of the hottest topics in politics in recent years has appeared on Draghi's desk: immigration. With the improved weather, several thousand migrants have already landed on Italian coasts. Matteo Salvini immediately demanded a meeting with the Prime Minister on the issue, while the Secretary of the Democratic Party (Partito Democratico, PD) Enrico Letta, who recently met representatives of the NGO Open Arms, put his party back on its usual position of being favourable to welcoming the migrants. What will happen if landings increase with the arrival of summer?