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Prodi

Romano . born 1939, Italian politician; prime minister (1996--98); president of the European Commission from 1999
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Berlusconi's camp immediately rejected Prodi, one of the media tycoon's oldest political enemies, saying his election was likely to prevent any government being formed and could lead to new polls, possibly as soon as late June or early July.
Visiting Romano Prodi stressed at the end of his meeting with Interim Prime Minister Ali Larayedh the need to develop foreign co-operation in order to attract foreign investments and promote Tunisian tourism.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has already been in contact with Prodi and a meeting between the two men is being set up, diplomats said here.
did not immediately respond to questions as to why Prodi was chosen, but in September 2008, Prodi served as a the head of a joint African Union-U.
Romano Prodi is an Italian politician and statesman.
For Greece, the problem is completely over," Prodi, who was also Italian prime minister, said in an interview for Bloomberg in Shanghai.
Sudan official news agency (SUNA) said that Prodi congratulated Bashir on his recent decision to lift press pre-publication censorship.
Mr Prodi inaugurated the firm's Strategic Partnership Group Meeting at the St Regis Hotel in the Italian capital.
Opposition leader and former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, whom Prodi narrowly defeated in 2006, is calling for snap elections that he seemingly would be well positioned to win.
In the meantime, Mr Prodi will stay on in a caretaker role.
Summary: Italian Premier Romano Prodi expressed his belief Friday that the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) troops stationed in South Lebanon were "not subject to any danger.
Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi Tuesday denounced Hamas terrorists for breaking a ceasefire with Israel, but Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said the truce violation was an exceptional act.