Italy's Parliament Holds First Session
Nichi Vendola (C), leader of SEL civic list, and Pier Luigi Bersani (R), leader of the Democratic Party claps their hands as Laura Boldrini (not in pictures) is nominated new President of the Chambers of Deputirs during the second meeting of the new Italian Parliament on March 16, 2013 in Rome, Italy. The new Italian parliament, which opens the 17th Legislature, has the task of electing the President of the House of Parliament and of the Senate, before giving way to a new government.
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