Still a major political force in Italy, Silvio Berlusconi tells the WSJ his party is making a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Still a major political force in Italy, Silvio Berlusconi tells the WSJ his party is making a mistake propping up the government of technocrat PM Mario Monti. "The policies of Merkel ... will end up in a worsening recessionary spiral." Italy would regain "many advantages" should it be forced from the eurozone, he says.