Italian PM Enrico Letta to tender resignation
14 February 2014 Last updated at 07:44 GMT
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta has said he will resign on Friday after his Democratic Party backed a call for a new administration.
Party leader Matteo Renzi had earlier called for a change of government at a party meeting, saying the country could not go on in "uncertainty".
Alpa Patel reports.