Prosecutors in Milan launched inquiry in February but announced it on Thursday

Italian prosecutors have launched an investigation into allegations the party of the far-right interior minister Matteo Salvini, the League, sought funds via a Russian oil deal.

Prosecutors in Milan have opened an inquiry into possible charges of international corruption in the case, following an investigation by L’Espresso magazine reported by the Guardian in Februarythat alleged an arrangement to sell 3m tons of diesel fuel to an Italian oil company by Russian representatives close to the government of Vladmir Putin.

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