Italian president Napolitano to step down ‘within weeks’

Corriere della Sera: During his speech in front of the diplomatic corp in Rome, he said that he will step down as President of the Republic ‘within weeks’. Possible candidates to replace him are: former President of the European Commission Romano Prodi, former European Commissioner and former Foreign Minister Emma Bonino, President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi and Minister of Defense Roberta Pinotti. Read full article here.