Italian PM Monti leaves after a media conference at the Chigi palace in Rome

 
Italian PM Monti leaves after a media conference at the Chigi palace in Rome
Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti leaves after a media conference at the Chigi palace in Rome December 6, 2012. Monti's government won a confidence vote in the lower house of parliament on Thursday but the centre-right party of former premier Silvio Berlusconi abstained after earlier walking out of a confidence vote in the Senate. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini