Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti
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Mario Monti: Help confirmed for Italy quake areas

Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti and UK premier David Cameron have been holding talks in Rome, with the focus on the European economy.

Speaking at a joint news conference, Mr Monti confirmed that funds had been released to come to the aid of Italy's earthquake-hit areas.

A series of tremors and aftershocks struck central and northern Italy last month, leaving more than 20 people dead and thousands homeless.

  • 13 Nov 2012
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