Hoffer and Van der Bellen Jan Hetfleisch/Stringer


维也纳—欧盟大部分国家都因为法国极右翼领导人马琳·勒庞(Marine Le Pen)可能在5月的法国总统大选中取得胜利,但欧盟的下一场考验来得要比这早得多。本周日,意大利将进行宪政改革全民公投,奥地利将选出下一任总统。两国的投票结果将产生远远超越国境线的重大影响。

在意大利,即将到来的公决已经成为对总理伦齐的群众信心投票。伦齐已经表示,如果改革遭拒,他将辞职。根据最新民调,伦齐可能会被迫履行他的承诺,进而宣告意大利——以及其他国家——改革派社会民主告一段落。在奥地利,选民将在亲欧盟和反欧盟候选人之间选择,后者是与勒庞持有相同民族主义立场的奥地利自由党(FPÖ)的诺尔伯特·霍福尔(Norbert Hofer)。霍福尔取得胜利将大大助力勒庞的选情。


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