Italian PM Monti gestures during a media conference at the Chigi palace in Rome

 
Italian PM Monti gestures during a media conference at the Chigi palace in Rome
Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti gestures during a media conference at the Chigi palace in Rome December 6, 2012. The People of Freedom (PDL) party of Silvio Berlusconi said on Thursday that its walkout from a parliamentary confidence vote was a signal of its disapproval of Italy's economic policies and not an attempt to bring down the government of Monti. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini