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Alitalia denies report of 500 million euro FY net loss

MILAN (Reuters) - Italian airline Alitalia denied on Friday a Reuters report saying it would post a 2013 full-year net loss of around 500 million euros (423 million pounds).

In a statement, Alitalia said none of the numbers mentioned in the report was "anywhere near reality".

(Reporting by Isla Binnie, editing by Danilo Masoni)