Who will be Italy’s next president?

Who will be Italy’s next president?

Just a day after Giorgio Napolitano stepped down, the political circus has begun to decide who will be Italy's next president. The Local takes a look at the possible candidates to take over at the Quirinale Palace.

Napolitano: from WW2 resistance to president

Napolitano: from WW2 resistance to president

Italian President Napolitano resigns

Italian President Napolitano resigns

Italian President to resign ‘within hours’: PM

Italian President to resign ‘within hours’: PM

Italian president confirms resignation ‘imminent’

Italian president confirms resignation ‘imminent’

Italy president to step down within weeks

Italy president to step down within weeks

What would Napolitano quitting mean for Italy?

What would Napolitano quitting mean for Italy?

Speculation mounts over Napolitano’s departure

Speculation mounts over Napolitano’s departure

Italy head of state to testify at mafia trial

Italy head of state to testify at mafia trial

Italian president to testify at mafia trial in October

Italian president to testify at mafia trial in October

Italian president must testify at mafia trial

Italian president must testify at mafia trial

President has ‘faith’ in police despite scandal

President has ‘faith’ in police despite scandal

MPs in ‘crazy’ move to impeach Italian president

MPs in ‘crazy’ move to impeach Italian president

Ex-CIA agent requests pardon from Italy

Ex-CIA agent requests pardon from Italy

Italy to make politics cheaper and smarter

Italy to make politics cheaper and smarter

Enrico Letta: Child prodigy of Italian politics

Enrico Letta: Child prodigy of Italian politics

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Italian president slams politicians at swearing-in

Napolitano re-elected to tackle deadlock

Napolitano re-elected to tackle deadlock

Italy’s centre-left leader Bersani to resign

Italy’s centre-left leader Bersani to resign

Italian lawmakers to meet to elect new president

Italian lawmakers to meet to elect new president