Renzi quits as Italian populists seek quick vote to win power

World / Politics Dec 5, 2016

Renzi quits as Italian populists seek quick vote to win power

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi quit in the early hours of Monday after losing a referendum he'd called to push through constitutional changes, threatening renewed political and financial turmoil for Europe. "I lost, and the post that gets eliminated is mine," Renzi said early Monday ...