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    Police shot as Italy swears in new government

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    by euronews (in English)

    Two police officers were shot and wounded as the new Italian government was being sworn in.

    The two men are members of Italy's national military police known as carabinieri.

    A man was arrested at the scene. He is being named as Luigi Preiti - a man in his forties, from the southern Italian region of Calabria.

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