Latest update: 25/02/2013
Italy: young voters stay away from ballot box
INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Mon. 25/02/13: Italian papers react to the first day of voting for the general election. Turnout is lower than the last time in 2008. Le Figaro focuses on one category of disenfranchised voters: young people. Meanwhile, the Wall Street Journal takes a closer look at Silvio Berlusconi. According to the paper, his media empire is struggling just as he’s trying to stage a political comeback.
Some articles from today’s international press review:
HUFFINGTON POST: Italian voters stay away from the polls
LA STAMPA: The end of bipolar politics
LE FIGARO: Young voters stay away from the ballot box
WALL STREET JOURNAL: Berlusconi and his struggling media empire