Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni sworn in as Italian premier


              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni, right, listens to the Italian national anthem after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (Cecilia Fabiano/LaPresse via AP)
            
              Italian President Sergio Mattarella gestures to the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni after the swearing in ceremony of Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Newly appointed Defense Minister Guido Crosetto arrives at Quirinal presidential palace to be sworn in, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Husband of the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni Andrea Giambruno holds in his arm their daughter Ginevra flanked by sister Arianna Meloni as they attend the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              From left, Italy's new government Minister of relations with the parliament Luca Ciriani, Infrastructure, sustainable mobility and Vice premier Matteo Salvini, Foreign minister and Vice premier Antonio Tajani, Defense Minister Guido Crosetto, top left, and Justice Minister Carlo Nordio attend the swearing in ceremony of Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Newly sworn in Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni, center, and her Cabinet pose for a family photo at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Meloni assembled the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian President Sergio Mattarella gestures with the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni during the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni waves to cameras as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni, right, listens to the Italian national anthem after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (Cecilia Fabiano/LaPresse via AP)
            
              Italian President Sergio Mattarella gestures to the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni after the swearing in ceremony of Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Newly appointed Defense Minister Guido Crosetto arrives at Quirinal presidential palace to be sworn in, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Husband of the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni Andrea Giambruno holds in his arm their daughter Ginevra flanked by sister Arianna Meloni as they attend the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              From left, Italy's new government Minister of relations with the parliament Luca Ciriani, Infrastructure, sustainable mobility and Vice premier Matteo Salvini, Foreign minister and Vice premier Antonio Tajani, Defense Minister Guido Crosetto, top left, and Justice Minister Carlo Nordio attend the swearing in ceremony of Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Newly sworn in Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni, center, and her Cabinet pose for a family photo at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Meloni assembled the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian President Sergio Mattarella gestures with the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni during the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni waves to cameras as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Newly appointed Infrastructures Minister, Matteo Salvini arrives with his girlfriend Francesca Verdini at Quirinal presidential palace to be sworn in, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (Cecilia Fabiano/LaPresse via AP)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Andrea Giambruno, husband of the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni waves as he arrives with his daughter Ginevra to attend the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni gesticulates to cameras as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni bows as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Newly appointed Infrastructures Minister, Matteo Salvini arrives with his girlfriend Francesca Verdini at Quirinal presidential palace to be sworn in, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (Cecilia Fabiano/LaPresse via AP)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Andrea Giambruno, husband of the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni waves as he arrives with his daughter Ginevra to attend the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni gesticulates to cameras as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni bows as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Andrea Giambruno, husband of the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni waves as he arrives with his daughter Ginevra to attend the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni gesticulates to cameras as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni bows as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Andrea Giambruno, husband of the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni waves as he arrives with his daughter Ginevra to attend the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni gesticulates to cameras as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni bows as she leaves after swearing in at Quirinal presidential palace, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Giorgia Meloni on Friday formed Italy's new ruling coalition, assembling the country's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II and becoming the first woman to obtain the premiership. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Italian President Sergio Mattarella shakes hand to the newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni during the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
            
              Italian President Sergio Mattarella is flanked by newly appointed Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni during the swearing in ceremony at Quirinal presidential palace in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, as Italy's first far-right-led government since the end of World War II takes office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni sworn in as Italian premier