Italy to reduce budget for F-35 fighters

(AGI) Rome, Sept 24 - A motion by Italy's left-wing DemocraticParty to review the government's plans for buying F-35 fightersby reducing the allotted budget by 50 percent was approved bythe Chamber of Deputies on Wednesday. Other motions presentedby the majority and the centre-right party, Forza Italia, werealso approved, while a motion from the democratic socialists -SEL - for Italy to pull out entirely from the F-35 programmewas rejected. . .

(AGI) Rome, Sept 24 - A motion by Italy's left-wing DemocraticParty to review the government's plans for buying F-35 fightersby reducing the allotted budget by 50 percent was approved bythe Chamber of Deputies on Wednesday. Other motions presentedby the majority and the centre-right party, Forza Italia, werealso approved, while a motion from the democratic socialists -SEL - for Italy to pull out entirely from the F-35 programmewas rejected. . .