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Euro Fault Line Finds German-Speaking Italians Savoring No Debt

In the Italian mountains of South Tyrol, Luis Durnwalder wishes more of the country could be like his German-speaking province.

Two days after Moody’s Investors Service cut Italy’s credit rating for the first time since 1993, South Tyrol’s governor says the nation needs to pay off its debt to protect the euro.