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Italy ex-PM Matteo Renzi wins Democratic Party election - BBC News

Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has regained the leadership of the governing Democratic Party (PD). Mr Renzi, 42, won more than 70% of the vote in Sunday's primary among party supporters, leaving two other contenders far behind. The victory ...and more »

Renzi wins back control of his party -

ROME — Matteo Renzi easily regained the leadership of his Democratic Party (PD) in primaries Sunday, but Italy's former prime minister faces a much harder task in his bid to return to power. After a lackluster campaign, Renzi won the race to head the ...and more »

Former Italian premier Matteo Renzi re-elected head of ruling PD party - Deutsche Welle

Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has been re-elected as leader of the ruling Democratic Party (PD). Renzi's win was announced well ahead of the end of counting, as his rivals fell far behind. Italien Wiederwahl Matteo Renzi Partito ...and more »

Matteo Renzi wins Italy's Democratic Party primary election - MarketWatch

Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi emerged victorious in a Democratic Party primary election, representing a remarkable comeback for the 42-year-old politician. Renzi won more than 70% of the vote in Sunday's primary among party supporters, far ...and more »

Matteo Renzi storms back to retake his party's leadership - Financial Times

Matteo Renzi has clinched a resounding victory in the race to lead Italy's centre-left Democratic party (PD), handing the 42-year-old former prime minister a strong mandate ahead of a tough campaign for a return to power in general elections due within ...and more »

A 'fresh start' for Renzi as he recaptures centre-left leadership - Financial Times

After months of disappointment, Matteo Renzi was beaming on Sunday night as he recaptured the leadership of Italy's centre-left Democratic party (PD). “It's an extraordinary and impressive result but it's not revenge,” said the 42-year-old former prime ...and more »

Ex-PM Renzi expected to win as Italian Democrats elect new leader - Deutsche Welle

Voters in Italy have lined up to elect a new leader of the Democratic Party (PD). Former Prime Minister and ex-PD head Matteo Renzi is expected to win after he quit following a national referendum defeat. Italien Wahlen Stimmzettel (picture alliance/AP ...and more »

Italy's Matteo Renzi regains party leadership with big primary win -

"It is a clear, ample victory that went beyond our expectations," said agriculture minister Maurizio Martina, who has been campaigning for Mr Renzi. "This is the opening of a new phase." Voters queued at tents, bars and local party headquarters across ...and more »

Renzi Tries Macron Approach - Financial Tribune

Matteo Renzi toned down the EU-critical rhetoric of his final months as Italian prime minister during his visit to Brussels on Friday to drum up support for his bid to be restored as head of the Democratic Party (PD) in its primaries this weekend. With ...and more »

Matteo Renzi, a reformer ready to seize a second chance - The Local Italy

Matteo Renzi, the former Italian premier who regained control of his centre-left ruling party on Sunday, appears ready to live up to his reputation as an ambitious leader trying to revamp Italy's gridlocked political system. Nicknamed "Il Rottamatore ...and more »