Europe's Next Crisis? Silvio Berlusconi's Masterplan for Power

Silvio Berlusconi is back in top form. He's heaping flattery on the Italian people and telling political fairy tales just as the former prime minister did in the best of times. It may all seem a bit crude, but it is part of a savvy strategy that could deliver him success and create problems for all of Europe.
A savvy stragegy: Silvio Berlusconi sits as a guest on the television show "Porta a Porta" on public broadcaster RAI 1.

A savvy stragegy: Silvio Berlusconi sits as a guest on the television show "Porta a Porta" on public broadcaster RAI 1.

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