Arrivederci Rome: Venice votes on independence referendum
(Photo: Fabrizio Bensch / Reuters)
While the referendum over Crimea’s secession from Ukraine continues to make headlines worldwide, a much lower-profile poll for independence is gaining momentum in Italy: the vote for the breakaway of Venice.
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