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18th Jun 2019

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Italy's 5-star want euro referendum if no reforms

Italy's biggest opposition party, 5-Star, is keeping the option of a euro referendum open unless the eurozone's economic rules are changed. Speaking on state TV on Sunday, party leader Luigi Di Maio, said: "If we succeed, Europe will be changed and we won't need a referendum on the euro. Otherwise we'll ask Italians if they want to stay in or not".

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