Kingdom of Italy
Regno d'Italia
Timeline: London Pact Honored
OTL equivalent: Italy, Istria, and Dalmatia
Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned.svg Coat of arms of the Kingdom of Italy (1890).svg
Coat of arms
Foedere et Religione Tenemur
Marcia Reale d'Ordinanza
(and largest city)
Other cities Naples, Turin, Milan
Official languages Italian
Demonym Italian
Government Constitutional monarchy
 -  King Emmanuel Filberto I
 -  Prime Minester Matteo Renzi
Legislature Parliament
 -  Upper house Senate
 -  Lower house Chamber of Deputies
 -  Unification 1870 
Italy (Italian: Italia), officially the Kingdom of Italy (Italian: Renio d' Italia), is a unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy in Europe. Italy covers an area of 301,338 km² (116,347 sq mi) and has a largely temperate seasonal climate or Mediterranean climate; due to its shape, it is often referred to in Italy as lo Stivale (the Boot). With 61 million inhabitants, it is the 3rd most populous European country. Located in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea, Italy shares open land borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, San Marino and Vatican City.