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Italians vote in 'close' election

25 February 2013 Last updated at 08:32 GMT

Voters are heading to the polls on Monday for the second day of Italy's general election.

The result is seen as crucial for the country's efforts to tackle its economic problems as well as for the eurozone as a whole.

Katya Adler reports from Rome.