Italian President Giorgio Napolitano answers to journalists questions on the formation of a new government, in Rome's Quirinale presidential palace, Thursday, March 21, 2013. Fresh elec

 

              Italian President Giorgio Napolitano answers to journalists questions on the formation of a new government, in Rome
Italian President Giorgio Napolitano answers to journalists questions on the formation of a new government, in Rome's Quirinale presidential palace, Thursday, March 21, 2013. Fresh elections could soon be called if President Napolitano, after consultations on Wednesday and Thursday, decides no one can muster a reliable enough majority in Parliament to enact the economic and electoral reforms needed to pull Italy out of recession and improve future prospects for stable governments. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)