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Ex-PM Renzi to set up new centrist force in move that could shake govt coalition

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Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi has left the ruling Democratic Party to set up a new centrist force. The move could further weaken the already shaky government forged only two weeks ago by the center-left Democrats and the populist Five Star Movement.
Renzi announced his departure in a Facebook post on Tuesday morning, after explaining the abrupt move in an interview with La Repubblica. “I have decided to leave the PD and to build together with others a new house to do politics differently,” he wrote.
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Renzi splits Italy's Democrats, shaking govt coalition

Renzi splits Italy's Democrats, shaking govt coalition

8 monthes ago   |   By

ROME - Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi has left the ruling Democratic Party to set up a new centrist force, in a risky move that further weakens the already shaky government forged only two weeks ago by the center-left Democrats and the populist 5-Star Movement.
Renzi announced his departure with a Facebook post on Tuesday morning, after explaining the abrupt move in an interview with Italian daily La Repubblica. He wrote "I have decided to leave the PD and to build together with others a new house to do politics differently."
The former premier has recently regained a central role in...
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Renzi splits Italy's Democrats, shaking govt coalition

8 monthes ago   |   By

Former Premier Matteo Renzi has left the ruling Democratic Party to set up a new centrist force, in a risky move that further weakens the already shaky government forged only two weeks ago by the center-left Democrats and the populist 5-Star Movement
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