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Kissing the Hand of the Dictator What Libya's Troubles Mean for Its Italian Allies

Few countries stand to lose more from the possible fall of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi than Italy. Rome has invested heavily in Libya, and the country, in return, also has significant holdings in many top Italian companies. Those deep ties could now haunt Silvio Berlusconi's government.
Moammar Gadhafi and Silvio Berlusconi: The Libyan leader taught the Italian prime minister all about "bunga bunga."

Moammar Gadhafi and Silvio Berlusconi: The Libyan leader taught the Italian prime minister all about "bunga bunga."

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Photo Gallery: Ghadafi's Last Stand