When Silvio Berlusconi surrendered in his failed bid to topple the Italian government, Prime Minister Enrico Letta grinned, knowing others had struck the fatal blow for him.
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta won his first parliamentary showdown today by appeasing adversaries and calling for loyalty from his long-time allies.
Silvio Berlusconi’s allies in Italy’s parliament protested outside of the Milan Court of Justice today in a demonstration against the criminal trials faced by their hospitalized leader.
Prime Minister Enrico Letta broke Silvio Berlusconi’s grip on power in Italy just when the billionaire ex-premier needed it most.
"We must not go back on our liberties."
- Angelino Alfano on Jan 11, 2015