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Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi To Resign

December 5th, 2016

Episode 893 of 1091 episodes

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi says he'll resign after being defeated in the country's constitutional referendum, tipping the euzo zone's third-largest economy into turmoil. Austria Presidential Election has ended with the right-wing freedom party candidate, Norbert Hofer, conceding defeat to the former Green party leader Alexander Van Der Bellen. And the company that provides almost a quarter of Europe's electricity, EDF, is facing safety investigations a a number of its nuclear power plants.

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