European Heads Of State Allied With Obama Have Been Having Bad Luck

World | Alex Pfeiffer
U.S. President Barack Obama and Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (L) stand for the playing of the anthems during an official arrival ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 18, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Two of his friends started the year in office and will end it in resignation

Anti-Establishment Wins Referendum, Italian Prime Minister Resigns

World | Jacob Bojesson
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi speaks during a media conference after a referendum on constitutional reform at Chigi palace in Rome, Italy, December 5, 2016. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Big win for populists

Italy's Referendum Potentially More Disruptive To Markets Than Trump Win

Business | Robert Donachie
Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi delivers a speech during a welcome ceremony at the National Palace in Mexico City, Mexico, April 20, 2016. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Will Italy be the next Brexit?

Italian Villagers Barricade Road To Stop Refugees From Entering Their Town

World | Jacob Bojesson
A barricade made of barrels is seen inside the UN-controlled buffer zone in Nicosia, Cyprus July 22, 2016. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

‘We don’t want them here’

Obama Says Trump's Comments On Election Rigging Is Absurd, Despite Gov't Hacks

Politics | Eric Lieberman
WAYNE, MI - JANUARY 7: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the Ford Michigan Assembly Plant. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Is it such an absurd idea?

Italy Prepares To Give 500,000 Youths Free Money To Not Become Terrorists

World | Jonah Bennett
Youths raise their hands during a meeting with Pope Francis in Largo Carlo Felice in Cagliari

‘They imagine terror, we answer with culture’

Italian Mafia Goes To War With Migrants

World | Jacob Bojesson

‘Palermo is the Middle East in Europe’

If World Leaders Could Pick, The Next President Would Be ...

Elections | Jacob Bojesson
American flags line Broadway Ave. in Burns, Oregon February 11, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

‘If Trump asked me for advice, I would tell him to get a haircut first’