Former president of the European Central Bank Draghi was called upon by President Mattarella

Mario Draghi the former president of the European Central Bank, has been called to serve Italy.  He has secured preliminary support from two key parties for forming a new government. 

Known as “Super Mario” for his role in saving the eurozone amid the debt crisis in 2012 as head of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi was called upon by President Sergio Mattarella after the resignation of Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.

The former premier Matteo Renzi never misses an opportunity to underline the “qualitative leap” of having Mario Draghi The arrival of the man from Frankfurt brought “a wave of credibility and trust in the country. It is an insurance policy for our children and grandchildren: no one can deny it ” Renzi said. Some analysts and commentators credit him with saving both the eurozone and the euro currency. Mario Draghi collects the endorsement of Christine Lagarde: “Italy and Europe are fortunate that it has accepted the challenge of helping to put an end to Italy’s economic and social crisis”, says the president of the ECB, who succeeded the Italian banker.

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