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Noodle diplomacy

15 Mar 2019 By Lisa Jucca

Marco Polo’s daring travels turned Venice into a wealthy gateway to China; 750 years on, Rome wants to rebuild that special bond through infrastructure deals. Improving ties with a key trading partner makes sense. The risk of leaning East is that Italy loses clout in the West.

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