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Dilemma: Coalition-Formula Politics and Question Monday

dilemma: More than half the ballots cast Sunday went to two populist forces that knew how to read the angry mood in a country where the brightest youths must go abroad to find decent careers and where hundreds of thousands of migrants were essentially marooned when many European Union partners slammed the door on these asylum-seekers rescued at sea, according to CTV. The math added up to big dilemma, though. But whether these euroskeptics can put aside their distrust and rivalries to rule together was the big question Monday as the nation embarked on a new era following a quarter-century of largely predictable coalition-formula politics. Because no party or coalition captured enough seats to rule alone, and because the populists went into the election as sharp rivals despite their similar Italy, first, stances, it was unclear if a government with the potential to last could be forged to tackle Italy's pressing economic and social problems. The next government is an enigma, read the front-page headline of the daily Corriere della Sera. No one seemed to have the answer Monday. ( As reported in the news.