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Italy has approved war with Iraq

the Prime minister - the minister of Italy Silvio Berlusconi the first of leading politicians of continental Europe officially has supported military operation against Iraq. From leaders of EU for such action only the head of the British government Tony Blair till now expressed.
in the statement published by Italian newspaper Il Foglio, the head of the Italian government notices that the Iraq mode regularly broke the obligations to the United Nations within last five years and now time has come to influence Iraq using all diplomatic and political means, without excluding military force .

Silvio Berlusconi also has declared that if any modes aspire to destroy democracy the democratic states not only have the right, but also are obliged to be protected quotes Reuters.

Now the head of the Italian government is on a visit in the USA. Its negotiations with George Bush about coordination of efforts in struggle against the international terrorism are expected.