Photo Gallery: Italy's Fight for Economic Improvement
09/04/2012
Italy's economy is in the doldrums and the government of Prime Minister Mario...
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Italy's economy is in the doldrums and the government of Prime Minister Mario Monti is having a hard time making improvements. Job losses have been the most obvious product of the economic downturn. Here, Sardinian miners block the entrance to a coal mine on the island last week to protest plans to close the mine.