Italy’s Coalition Government on Brink of Collapse

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    Jan.13 — The government of Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte is on the brink of collapse after a junior ally, ex-Premier Matteo Renzi’s Italy Alive party, renewed a threat to abandon the coalition, jeopardizing the country’s attempt to counter the Covid-19 pandemic and salvage its economy. Maria Tadeo reports on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

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