Deal allows Prodi to stay on as Italian PM
Last Updated: Thursday, February 22, 2007 | 7:25 PM ET
Parties in Italy's ruling centre-left coalition government have reportedly reached an agreement that will allow Romano Prodi to remain as prime minister.
This is probably a good thing, if they can make it stick. The last thing Italy needs is more upheaval, and the possible return of Berlusconi.