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June 5, 2018, 3:05 p.m. EDT

Italy's Senate approves new government

The coalition government formed by the antiestablishment 5-Star Movement and the hard-right League party won a confidence vote, as expected, in the upper chamber of Italy's parliament on Tuesday, news reports said . The alliance recived 171 votes in favor, 116 against and 25 abstentions, according to the Associated Press. A vote is awaited in the lower Chamber of Deputies, where the two parties also hold a majority.

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