Source Title: Italy began the negotiation process of forming a new government cabinet on the 27th
From the afternoon to the evening of January 27 local time, Italian president matarella met with Senate President casetti and speaker of the house of Representatives FICO at the presidential palace, opening the consultation process for the formation of a cabinet by the country’s new government. On the 28th and 29th, matarela will continue to consult with representatives of all parliamentary party groups. He will then decide whether to appoint a prime minister to form a new government.
On the 26th, Prime Minister Conte submitted his resignation to matarela. Matarela reserved the right to make decisions and asked Conte and his cabinet to stay in office temporarily to handle daily affairs.
On the same day, 10 senators announced the formation of a middle party group supporting European integration, but winning the group is still not enough to make up for the vacancy needed by the conte government to reach an absolute majority in the Senate after the vitality party withdrew from the cabinet, ansa reported. At present, the leaders of the Italian five-star movement, the Democratic Party and the liberal and equal party have expressed their support for Conte’s re appointment as prime minister to form a cabinet, while the center right parties have collectively opposed this. (CCTV reporter Deng Zongyu)