President of Italy’s Veneto region Luca Zaia speaks with journalists as he waits the results of Veneto's autonomy referendum in Venice on Sunday. Photo: Reuters

Autonomy wave hits Italy, as two richest regions claim overwhelming victories in self-determination referendums

Lombardy and Veneto are not seeking independence, but want to seize some tax-raising powers from Rome

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President of Italy’s Veneto region Luca Zaia speaks with journalists as he waits the results of Veneto's autonomy referendum in Venice on Sunday. Photo: Reuters
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