What is happening in Italy?

Members of the 5-Star Movement on Tuesday voted yes by 79% to 20.7% to a government with the Democratic Party (PD) on the M5S’s online voting platform, Rousseau, paving the way for an unprecedented alliance between the former fierce foes, ANSA reports.

Talks now on the names and portfolio of new Ministers.

Matteo Salvini, leader of the League, said “proud that his party is out of the horse trading”.

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