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See how Europe’s newspapers are playing the Italian election mess

By Kevin J. Delaney
EuropePublished Last updated This article is more than 2 years old.

Here’s a selection of front pages from European newspapers reacting to the stalemate in Italy’s election.

Kleine Zeitung (Graz, Austria):

“Neighbor in distress”

Kurier (Vienna, Austria):

“Italy becomes ungovernable”

De Morgen (Brussels, Belgium):

“Berlusconi holds Italy hostage”

Neue Westfälische (Bielefeld, Germany):

“Stalemate endangers euro union”

Ara (Barcelona, Spain):


L’Arena (Verona, Italy):

“Italy, what now?”

Heilbronner Stimme (Heilbronn, Germany):

“Italian election ignites euro crisis”

Bonus: the website of Bild (Germany):

“Will they break our euro now?”

Thanks to the excellent Newseum site that hosts newspaper front pages from around the world.

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