Get news and stories on European politicians, including current Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, who is also a jurist. Find news and information on the background of Giuseppe Conte. Before becoming a prime minister, Giuseppe Conte was a member of the Bureau of Administrative Justice, taking a position of Prime Minister of Italy in June 2018. Giuseppe Conte is still a professor of private law at the University of Florence and at LUISS of Rome. Giuseppe Conte is an independent politician, whose cabinet is formed by a coalition including the Lega Nord per l'Indipendenza della Padania party (Lega Nord/The League). Follow RT to get news and articles on the political views of Giuseppe Conte and his statements. Visit RT.com to find the news on Giuseppe Conte’s relationship with other politicians and countries, including Russia and USA. Giuseppe Conte has called for the easing of Western sanctions against Russia, as he considers this to be beneficial for all the sides.