Monday, 05 December 2016 19:50
ROME: Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi called a Cabinet meeting for
Monday at 1730 GMT following a landslide defeat in a referendum over his
flagship constitutional reform, according to a statement from his office. After the results came out overnight
showing he had lost by 19 percentage points, Renzi addressed the nation and
said he would convene his Cabinet on Monday afternoon and then go to President
Sergio Mattarella's office to resign.
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