Ministry of Defence (Italy)
The Ministry of Defence (Italian: Ministero della Difesa, or MDD) is the government body of the Italian Republic responsible for military and civil defence matters and managing the Italian Armed Forces. It is led by the Italian Minister of Defence, a position occupied by Elisabetta Trenta since June 2018.
|Ministero della Difesa|
|Formed||1861 as Ministry of War |
1947 as Ministry of Defence
|Jurisdiction||Government of Italy|
|Headquarters||Via XX Settembre, 8 |