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Bunga bunga Britain

UK politics are looking distinctly Mediterranean.

  • Erik Jones
  • Politico

BOLOGNA, Italy — Which country is hot in the summer, good at football and a political basket case? Italy?

No, Britain (OK, England in the football).

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May gestures as she delivers a keynote speech on Brexit at Waterfront Hall in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on July 20, 2018. - With a trip to Northern Ireland this week, May began a tour of Britain to convince voters to back her blueprint for close economic ties with the bloc after Brexit next March. (Photo by Charles McQuillan / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read CHARLES MCQUILLAN/AFP/Getty Images)

There was a time, not too long ago, when British politics was decisive and Italian politics was fractious. Things have changed.

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