Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi
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Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi faces key confidence vote

Embattled Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who faces a vote of confidence on Friday, has appeared in parliament to appeal for support.

Mr Berlusconi's long political life has been marked by dazzling highs and scandalous lows, but can he negotiate this latest challenge to his leadership?

David Willey reports.

  • 13 Oct 2011
  • From the section Europe
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