Berlusconi defends Mussolini on Holocaust day

28.01.2013                      17.Schwat. 5773

Italien:

Berlusconi defends Mussolini on Holocaust day

Former Italian PM Berlusconi triggers outrage in Italy by defend Nazi-allied Mussolini, dozing off at memorial event.

Speaking at the margins of the event in Milan, Berlusconi said Mussolini had been wrong to follow Nazi Germany's lead in passing anti-Jewish laws but that he had in other respects been a good leader….