Compromise Saves F-35

A political move to cancel Italy's plan to buy of 90 F-35s threatened to split the country's governing coalition June 26, but was averted by a last-minute compromise that makes future batches of aircraft subject to prior parliamentary approval. Opposition groups, including the fast-growing M5S party...

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