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By mattomac
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He offered the Italians reform and stability surely he knew that was a mistake.

It could lead to a Trump/Brexit type result but at the moment it's yet another chapter in Italian politics which is just weird.
By PaulOnBooks
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A €20bn (£17bn) rescue fund for Italy’s banking sector was approved by the country’s parliament on Wednesday,

Piercarlo Padoan, the finance minister, said “This measure reinforces the ability of the Italian system to grow and consolidate itself and this growth will be a further element that helps banks’ balance sheets.”

There's a place on Trump's team for anyone who can say that sort of thing with a straight face.
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