Berlusconi coalition sweeps to Italo victory

Zecchinelli, Cecilia
April 2000
Daily Variety;04/18/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 33, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that Italy's right-wing coalition has won a surprising victory in regional elections. Races won by Silvio Berlusconi and his allies; Conflict of interest between Berlusconi's media interests and his political career.


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