Sergio Mattarella welcomes Giorgia Meloni as she arrives for the swearing in Rome, on Oct. 22.

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Giorgia Meloni was sworn in as Italy’s new prime minister to become the country’s first female leader heading its most right-wing government since World War II,

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She will address both houses of parliament next week for a confidence vote that’ll confirm she holds a majority.

after President Sergio Mattarella tasked her to form an administration.

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At the Quirinale Palace in Rome on Saturday, Italy’s new cabinet took an oath following Meloni’s coalition’s election win.

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An official handover ceremony will take place with her predecessor, Mario Draghi, on Sunday.

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Meloni faces governing at a difficult time, with investors watching closely.

A premiership involves steering the euro area’s third-biggest economy

and its mammoth debt through an energy crisis compounded by rising interest rates and slowing economic growth.