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Italy

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Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a European country consisting of a peninsula delimited by the Alps and surrounded by several islands. Italy is located in Southern Europe, and it is sometimes considered as part of Western Europe. The country covers a total area of 301,340 km2 (116,350 sq mi) and shares land borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, and the enclaved microstates of Vatican City and San Marino. Italy has a territorial exclave in Switzerland (Campione) and a maritime exclave in the Tunisian Sea (Lampedusa). With around 60 million inhabitants, Italy is the fourth-most populous member state of the European Union.

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Italy has recovered the bodies of a child and six other people from the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea, more than a week after a crowded migrant boat capsized..
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It only took 10 minutes for Fakher Hmidi to slip out of his house, past the cafes where unemployed men spend their days, and reach the creek through the mud..
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Italy's government will decide on a possible revocation of Atlantia's motorway concession in a few weeks after concluding a probe into the deadly collapse of a..
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President Donald Trump on Wednesday said it was appropriate for U.S. Attorney General William Barr to meet with Italy's prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, as part..
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Italian President Sergio Mattarella said on Wednesday his government was concerned by Turkey's offensive in Syria and he discussed the topic during a White House..
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Hospital bosses in the UK had tried to block attempts to move Tafida Raqeeb to the hospital in Genoa.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

Uefa orders a partial closure of Lazio's stadium for the Italian club's next European home game following the racist behaviour of their fans.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

Charity rescue ship Ocean Viking headed toward the southern Italian port of Taranto on Tuesday after the government gave it authorization to bring 176 migrants..
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Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio confirmed on Tuesday that Rome will ban arms export to Turkey, after Ankara launched a military attack against Kurdish..
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League leader Matteo Salvini said on Monday the euro was here to stay and he hoped that nobody in his far-right, euroskeptic party would ever again raise doubts..
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Spain, Austria and Belgium joined Germany and France on Monday in backing an arms embargo on Turkey over its Syrian offensive but top exporter Italy had yet to..
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U.S. President Donald Trump will host Italian President Sergio Mattarella at the White House on Oct. 16, the White House said on Friday.
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

The European Union must not bow to threats from Turkey to push millions of Syrian refugees into EU countries, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

The Italian foreign ministry has summoned Turkey's ambassador to protest over Ankara's decision to send troops into northern Syria to attack a Kurdish militia, a..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

The ruling Five Star party says cutting the number of MPs and senators will save €1bn over 10 years.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

Italy's highest appeals court has acquitted one of the country's best-known businessmen, Carlo De Benedetti, of charges in a long-running case over the..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

A European court ruled on Tuesday that Italy's tough prison regimes for mobsters and convicted terrorists who refused to cooperate with the justice system..
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Italy's parliament voted on Tuesday to cut the number of elected lawmakers by more than a third, in a reform championed by the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement..
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A man arrested over motorcycle theft snatches an officer's weapon as he attempts to escape prison.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

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