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#Political crisis

# political-crisis - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Italian parties to beg president to stay on, leaving Draghi as PM
# Italy
# Italy

Italian parties to beg president to stay on, leaving Draghi as PM

Jan 29th 2022, 7:27 PM 13,560 Views 9 Comments

Italy’s presidency is largely ceremonial, but the head of state wields serious power during political crises.

# political-crisis - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Italy plunged into crisis as Prime Minister resigns after collapse of coalition with far-right
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# Roman Ruins

Italy plunged into crisis as Prime Minister resigns after collapse of coalition with far-right

Updated Aug 20th 2019, 3:15 PM 23,238 Views 76 Comments

Giuseppe Conte’s resignation came under pressure from Matteo Salvini’s anti-immigrant League party, which has been soaring in opinion polls.

# political-crisis - Friday 1 March, 2019

Explainer: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is facing a political scandal ... what's it all about?
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# Political Crisis

Explainer: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is facing a political scandal ... what's it all about?

Mar 1st 2019, 9:47 AM 20,262 Views 0 Comments

It centres around claims that a former attorney general was inappropriately pressured to prevent a prosecution.

# political-crisis - Saturday 2 February, 2019

'Your body is here in Ireland...Your mind is in Venezuela': Living in fear for those back home
# Political Crisis
# Political Crisis

'Your body is here in Ireland...Your mind is in Venezuela': Living in fear for those back home

Feb 2nd 2019, 9:00 AM 13,778 Views 47 Comments

The current political crisis has seen lack of food, medical supplies and major inflation directly impact the Latin American country.

# political-crisis - Sunday 26 November, 2017

'A mockery of our democracy': Pressure increases on Varadkar to make Dept of Justice docs public
# Political Crisis
# Political Crisis

'A mockery of our democracy': Pressure increases on Varadkar to make Dept of Justice docs public

Nov 26th 2017, 1:10 PM 33,594 Views 111 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald is at the heart of a government crisis as it was revealed she failed to disclose an important email.