The Minister of foreign Affairs of Italy Paolo Gentiloni has accepted the proposal of President Sergio mattarella to become the new Prime Minister.
Italian President Sergio Mattarella was appointed foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni to form a new government.
It is known that today, December 11, the Italian President Mattarella called Gentiloni in official residence is Quirinale Palace.
“The President gave Paolo Gentiloni task to form a new government”, – reports the edition.
“I thank the President for the appointment. For me it is a great honor and I will try to complete the task with dignity and responsibility,” said Gentiloni.
“62-year-old Paolo Gentiloni is an ally of Matteo Renzi (former Prime Minister of Italy – Ed.) for the Democratic party,” reports the BBC.
In the case that Gentiloni will be able to find support, the government may be formed for several days.
The new Premier will have to deal with the banking crisis and the growing popularity of eurosceptic parties and sentiments against the political elite of the country.
We will remind, the Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Renzi on the evening of 7 December officially submitted to President Sergio mattarella of the statement about his resignation after the Italians voted in a referendum against amendments to the Constitution, which were proposed by the Prime Minister.
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