Italian President Giorgio Napolitano lifts his hat as he meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (not pictured) for talks at the Chancellery in Berlin February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
Italy president urges new government, national cohesion
Posted : Friday, 08 March 2013 06:54AM
ROME (Reuters) - Italy must promptly form a government and needs to be united to tackle the problems facing the country, President Giorgio Napolitano said on Friday.
"The problems and questions facing us call for Italy to form a government and make strong efforts towards cohesion," Napolitano said during a ceremonial event.
(Reporting By Paolo Biondi, writing by Catherine Hornby)
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