Giuseppe Conte has been endorsed as Italy’s next prime minister by both the right-wing populist League and the Five Star Movement. Photo: EPA

Strings attached: Italy’s next PM may have to deal with two puppet masters

Giuseppe Conte has been backed as premier by the leaders of Italy’s Five Star Movement and the anti-immigrant League – but he may end up more like a mediator between the two

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Giuseppe Conte has been endorsed as Italy’s next prime minister by both the right-wing populist League and the Five Star Movement. Photo: EPA
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