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Mario Draghi sworn in as Italy’s prime minister

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Italy’s Prime Minister, Mario Draghi arrives on February 13, 2021 for a formal swearing-in ceremony of his government at the Quirinale presidential palace in Rome. – Former European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi was formally appointed Italy’s new prime minister on February 12, charged with guiding his country through the devastation wrought by the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo by Tiziana FABI / AFP)

Mario Draghi was formally sworn in as Italy’s new prime minister on Saturday, following weeks of instability in the eurozone’s third-largest economy.

“I swear to be loyal to the Republic,” recited Draghi, the former head of the European Central Bank, as he stood before President Sergio Mattarella in the ornate presidential palace in a ceremony broadcast live on television.

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