New Italian coalition government sworn in

Thursday 5 September 2019 | 12:30 CET | News
A new coalition government between the anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) and the centre-left Democratic party (PD) has been sworn in by Italian president Sergio Mattarella. The two parties are the largest in parliament but only teamed up after the far-right Lega leader Matteo Salvini brought down the previous government when he pulled the plug on the pact with M5S.

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