Conte government to have Salvini as Interior Minister

Law professor Giuseppe Conte presented a list of ministers to President Sergio Mattarella. Lega North leader and anti-migration Matteo Salvini has the key ministry of Interior while Luigi Di Maio, leader of 5 Star Movement, will head a newly merged industry and labour ministry.

Former European affairs minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi is set to be foreign minister. Former foreign ministry political advisor and army reserve officer Elisabetta Trenta gets the defence portfolio.