Italian Prime Minister Attacked in Milan

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was attack on Sunday while signing autographs in Milan,Italy. Berlusconi was hit in the face by a miniature of the city’s cathedral.

Berlusconi 73, suffer two broken teeth, a small fracture of the nose and cuts to his  lip. The Italian Prime Minister tried to reassure the onlookers that he’s fine.

The alleged attacker Massimo Tartaglia 42, arrested with attacking the Prime Minister. Tartaglia  has history of mental illness and he does not have criminal record.

Tartaglia was with aggravated assault by Milan Police.

Immediately, after the attack Prime Minister Berlusconi was aided  to his feet his aids and placed in a  car. Then Berlusconi stepped out of the car and attempted to climb on top of car but but he was taken down and driven to hospital.

BBC has more.


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