Enrico Letta

Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta, right, gestures while speaking with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013. Migration, as well as an upcoming Eastern Partnership summit, will top the agenda in Friday's meeting of EU leaders.

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Enrico Letta, Italian prime minister, makes a point while speaking to Angela Merkel, German chancellor, during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels on Friday. Migration, as well as an forthcoming Eastern Partnership summit, were expected to top the agenda at the summit. Read more

Memorial Service For Victims Of Lampedusa Boat Disaster...AGRIGENTO, ITALY - OCTOBER 21:  A Eritrean woman attends the commemoration ceremony for the victims of the boat sinking disaster off the Lampedusa coast on October 21, 2013 in San Leone near Agrigento, Italy. Victims of the Lampedusa disaster, which killed more than 300 asylum seekers when the boat they were on sank, have been buried in unknown vaults despite Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta's promise to hold a state funeral for the dead.

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A Eritrean woman attends the commemoration ceremony for the victims of the boat disaster off the Lampedusa coast in San Leone near Agrigento, Italy. Victims of the disaster, in which more than 300 asylum seekers died, have been buried in unknown vaults despite Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta‘s promise to hold a state funeral for the dead. Read more

(L-R) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Russian President Vladimir Putin, British Prime Minister David Cameron, US President Barack Obama, French President Francois Hollande, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta arrive for a family photo on the second day of the G8 Summit at Lough Erne, Northern Ireland, Britain, 18 June 2013. Leaders from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, USA and UK are meeting at Lough Erne in Northern Ireland for the G8 Summit 17-18 June. The leaders were holding their second and final day of talks on 18 June, with the global economy and tax avoidance high on the agenda.

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On day two of the G8 Summit at Lough Erne, leaders take a walk on Tuesday in the area around the two connected lakes in Northern Ireland. From left to right, Shinzo Abe, Japanese prime minister, Angela Merkel, German chancellor, Vladimir Putin, Russian president, David Cameron, British prime minister, Barack Obama, US president, Francois Hollande, French president, Stephen Harper, Canadian prime minister, and Enrico Letta, Italian prime minister. The leaders are meeting for talks that include the global economy and tax avoidance

A man believed to be the assailant lies on the ground detained by police after a shootout outside the Chigi Premier's office, in Rome, Sunday, April 28, 2013. Reports say two paramilitary police officers were shot and wounded outside the Italian premier's office as the new leader Enrico Letta was sworn in about a kilometer (half-mile) away. It was unclear if there was any connection between the events.

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A man lies on the ground detained by police after a shootout outside the prime minister’s office at Palazzo Chigi, in Rome on Sunday. Reports say two paramilitary police officers were shot and wounded as new leader Enrico Letta was sworn in about 1km away. Read more