Fri Jul 22, 2016 10:12AM
Newly-elected mayor of Rome Virginia Raggi (photo by AFP)
Newly-elected mayor of Rome Virginia Raggi (photo by AFP)

Imagine a 37-year-old winning the mayoral election in Rome! That was the case in this election, in which the anti-establishment Five Star Movement Virginia Raggi won 67% of the Rome votes to become its first female mayor. Her victory is certainly a blow to Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.