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Italy facing political crisis as ex-PM Matteo Renzi sinks Government amid COVID-19 resurgence

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Italy’s former prime minister Matteo Renzi has yanked his small party out of government, stripping the ruling coalition of its parliamentary majority and triggering political chaos amid a resurgent COVID-19 epidemic.

The move could lead to a revamped Cabinet, a different coalition leader or the early election eagerly sought by right-wing opposition parties.

Mr Renzi had been chafing for weeks at what he saw as Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte’s heavy hand in deciding how to spend billions of…



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