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Pope resignation overshadows Berlusconi comeback

12.02.13 @ 18:52


Silvio Berlusconi's aggressive comeback campaign ahead of general elections is being eclipsed by the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI's resignation, with just 12 days left to win over voters, pollsters told Reuters. Berlusconi had managed to catch up in polls with promises to roll back PM Mario Monti's tax reforms.


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