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Italy's Renzi sworn in as prime minister

Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (L) shakes hands with President Giorgio Napolitano during a swearing-in ceremony at Quirinale Palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Italian Presidency Press Office/Handout via Reuters

Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (L) shakes hands with President Giorgio Napolitano during a swearing-in ceremony at Quirinale Palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Italian Presidency Press Office/Handout via Reuters

Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (L) shakes hands with President Giorgio Napolitano during a swearing-in ceremony at Quirinale Palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Italian Presidency Press Office/Handout via Reuters
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Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (R) rings a silver bell to signify the start of his first cabinet meeting, next his predecessor Enrico Letta (L), at Chigi Palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (R) rings a silver bell to signify the start of his first cabinet meeting, next his predecessor Enrico Letta (L), at Chigi Palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (R) rings a silver bell to signify the start of his first cabinet meeting, next his predecessor Enrico Letta (L), at Chigi Palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile
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Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (R) stands next to Italian President Giorgio Napolitano during the swearing in ceremony for 16 new ministers at Quirinale palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Remo Casilli

Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (R) stands next to Italian President Giorgio Napolitano during the swearing in ceremony for 16 new ministers at Quirinale palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Remo Casilli

Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (R) stands next to Italian President Giorgio Napolitano during the swearing in ceremony for 16 new ministers at Quirinale palace in Rome February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Remo Casilli
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Italy's newly elected Prime Minister Matteo Renzi talks during a news conference following a meeting with Italian president Giorgio Napolitano in which he has unveiled the names of the members of his government at the Qurinale presidential palace in Rome February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

Italy's newly elected Prime Minister Matteo Renzi talks during a news conference following a meeting with Italian president Giorgio Napolitano in which he has unveiled the names of the members of his government at the Qurinale presidential palace in...more

Italy's newly elected Prime Minister Matteo Renzi talks during a news conference following a meeting with Italian president Giorgio Napolitano in which he has unveiled the names of the members of his government at the Qurinale presidential palace in Rome February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile
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