Lega (League) party leader Matteo Salvini the leader of the far-right Lega (League) party addresses the media after a meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella and his coalition partner, Luigi Di Maio, of the populist leftist 5-Star Movement at the Quirinal Palace in Rome. Salvini and Di Maio have finalised a deal on the framework for a new Eurosceptic government after nearly three months of negotiations that will be headed by a relatively unknown attorney, Giuseppe Conte. Mattarella has tasked Conte with forming a new government.