Italians vote in election that could take far-right to power

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Polls opened at 7 a.m. (0500GMT) and by noon turnout was equal to or slightly less than at the same time during Italy's last general election in 2018. The counting of paper ballots was expected to begin shortly after they close at 11 p.m (2100 GMT), with projections based on partial results coming early Monday morning. Polls before the election showed far-right leader Giorgia Meloni and her Brothers of Italy party, with its neo-fascist roots, the most popular.
Published 3 months ago · Rome, Italy

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Italians vote in election that could take far-right to power

Before publication of opinion polls were banned 15 days ago, far-right leader Giorgia Meloni and her Brothers of Italy party, with its neo-fascist roots, led in popularity, suggesting Italians were poised to vote their first far-right government into power since World War II. Close behind was former Premier Enrico Letta and his center-left Democratic Party.

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