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Italian PM: Israel's Security is Our Security Too

Italian PM Matteo Renzi stresses that despite disagreement on Iran deal, Italy will 'never' compromise on Israel's future.Cynthia Blank, 7/22/2015, 6:11 PM

Netanyahu on Iran Deal: The Whole World Has Been Wrong Before

Watch: Netanyahu meets Italian PM and warns him the entire world can make a lethal mistake - in fact it did once before in 1994.Ari Yashar, 7/21/2015, 11:03 PM

Four Italians Abducted in Libya - by ISIS?

Italian Foreign Ministry reports 4 Italian construction workers at oil and gas complex abducted, after ISIS targets Italy in Cairo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2015, 11:59 AM

Terrorist Attacks Tourist outside Rome's Colosseum

Man shouting 'Allah is great' holds woman hostage at knifepoint in the heart of the West; hundreds of onlookers horrified.Tova Dvorin, 7/15/2015, 5:59 PM

ISIS Bombs the Italian Consulate in Cairo

One dead, 10 wounded as ISIS attacks Western target in Egypt for the first time, and warns it will attack similar targets in future.Ari Yashar, 7/11/2015, 10:07 PM

Netanyahu Condemns PA Silence After Attacks

Silence is tantamount to endorsement of the wave of attacks on Israelis, PM warns in meeting with Italian FM; also equates Iran, ISIS.Tova Dvorin, 6/30/2015, 1:26 PM

Never Too Late: 91-Year-Old Graduates Middle School

Grandfather in Italy who served in WWII disproves the old adage 'you can't teach an old dog new tricks.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2015, 2:46 AM

Report: Italian Police Foil Al Qaeda Attack on Vatican

Arrests of 18 suspects prevented suicide bombing at the heart of Catholicism, police reveal.Tova Dvorin, 4/24/2015, 2:47 PM

African Muslim Migrants Throw Christians Overboard

Illegal Muslim immigrants on boat to Italy throw 12 Christian passengers into the Mediterranean Sea, and are arrested on land.Ari Yashar, 4/16/2015, 6:43 PM

Hundreds of Israelis Stranded Abroad Sunday

Four separate plane malfunctions - in Greece and Italy - keep hundreds of Israelis from returning home after Passover holiday.Cynthia Blank, 4/12/2015, 12:25 PM

From Sicily to Naples, Italian Crypto-Jews are Returning

How one rabbi is leading efforts across Italy to build new communities for long lost Jews.Gedalyah Reback, 3/10/2015, 10:29 PM

Italy 'Supports the Goal' of a Palestinian State

Italian deputies call on the government to support the goal of a Palestinian state, stop short of supporting recognition.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/27/2015, 9:06 PM

Italy Postpones Vote on Recognition of 'Palestine'

The Italian parliament postpones to vote on a non-binding bill calling for the recognition of a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 2/20/2015, 5:45 AM

Italy's Senate Approves Bill to Criminalize Holocaust Denial

Italy's senate votes to approve bill criminalizing Holocaust; bill will now be discussed by the Italian Chamber of deputies.Cynthia Blank, 2/12/2015, 1:42 PM

Italian Jewish Leader Arrested Trying to Flee Auschwitz

'Disgrace' as Rome's Jewish community leader gets locked in death camp parents were murdered in, then interrogated by Polish police.Ari Yashar, 1/29/2015, 3:33 PM

Italy: Six Men Convicted of Spreading Anti-Semitic Ideas

Rome court convicts six men of spreading pro-fascist and anti-Semitic ideas with banners, posters and graffiti in the Italian capital.Ben Ariel, 1/21/2015, 5:16 AM

Museum Lets You Take a Tour of the Roman Ghetto

New museum exhibit allows visitors to experience the anti-Semitic confinement of the Jewish ghetto in 3D reconstructed maps.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2014, 10:09 PM

Five EU Nations Condemn Demolition of Terrorists' Homes

Ambassadors from major EU member states visit Jerusalem to complain about 'counterproductive' deterrent move, US chimes in too.Ari Yashar, 11/21/2014, 7:52 AM

I stand ashamed at my Italian Fellows Boycott of Israel

It is, however, nothing new, as a look at the Mussolini period shows. Giulio Meotti, 10/8/2014, 3:14 PM

Security Beefed Up at Vatican over Islamic State Attack Fears

Intelligence services intercept Arabs discussing 'doing something in Vatican,' as ISIS makes 'credible' threats on Pope Francis.Ari Yashar, 9/20/2014, 7:30 PM

Italian Minister Says Rome 'Primary Target' for Islamic State

Italy at risk as symbol of West and Christianity according to interior minister, who notes at least 48 Italians have left for jihad.Ari Yashar, 9/10/2014, 8:18 AM

Italy Expels Muslim Cleric Who Called to 'Kill Jews'

Imam was caught on tape calling for Jews to be killed 'one by one'; deported as 'danger to national security'.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2014, 4:38 PM

Watch: Italian Muslim Cleric Calls to 'Kill the Jews'

Imam in northern Italian city recorded giving anti-Semitic sermon, prays for Jews to be wiped out 'to the very last one'.Ari Soffer, 8/4/2014, 1:21 PM

'Jews, the End is Near', Says Graffiti in Rome

Anti-Semitic graffiti and swastikas appear across Rome in the wake of Israel's operation in Gaza. Rome's mayor condemns.Elad Benari, 7/30/2014, 3:12 AM

Italian Foreign Minister Visits Rocket-Stricken Southern City

Israeli FM Avigdor Liberman takes Italian counterpart on a tour of Ashdod, says Israel must respond to rockets 'like any normal country'.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 7/15/2014, 4:28 PM

France, Spain, Italy Launch BDS 'Settlement' Warnings

European nations advise their citizens to refrain from conducting business with 'settlements,' condemn IDF operation.Tova Dvorin, Ari Yashar, 6/27/2014, 12:45 PM

Israeli Ambassador Accuses EU of Supporting Kidnapping

Ambassador to Italy charges EU of backing unity government that includes Hamas, thereby backing Hamas's terrorism.Ari Yashar, 6/19/2014, 3:42 PM

Peres: 'Everyone Deserves Right to Live in Peace'

Shimon Peres bestows Presidential Medal of Distinction on Italian President Napolitano - and preaches peace for 'Palestinian neighbors.'Tova Dvorin, 6/9/2014, 4:55 PM

Muslims Love Death, Europe is Tired of Life

They both hate Israel. Giulio Meotti, 6/3/2014, 10:18 AM

Report: Italy Arrests Four Neo-Nazis Running in Local Elections

Four young men - three of whom candidates for National Socialist party - distributed anti-Semitic propaganda, officials say.Tova Dvorin, 5/19/2014, 9:35 PM

I'm a Friend, Insists Berlusconi After Holocaust Remarks

Italy's former premier tries to quell international outrage sparked by his controversial remarks about the Holocaust.Elad Benari and AFP, 4/29/2014, 6:15 AM

Italy's Former PM Angers Germans with Comments on Camps

Berlin outraged after Silvio Berlusconi says Germans denied the existence of Nazi concentration camps.Elad Benari, 4/28/2014, 6:12 AM

Suspect Found in Italian Anti-Semitic 'Pig's Heads' Case

Man allegedly responsible for anti-Semitic gesture is a member of right-wing and Neo-Fascist groups, local media report.Tova Dvorin, 2/2/2014, 1:26 PM

Pigs' Heads Mailed to Israeli Embassy, Synagogue in Rome

Italian police responding to bomb threat against Rome's main synagogue make grisly discovery.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 1/25/2014, 6:12 PM

Italian Delegation Awards PA Leader for Supporting 'Resistance'

Upset over delegates’ support for ‘resistance’ – a term that under PA use includes violent attacks.Maayana Miskin, 1/16/2014, 1:55 PM

Doctor Explains Why Israelis Study Medicine Abroad

Israeli who recently graduated Italian medical school talks about his motives and challenges in studying abroad.Ari Yashar, 1/10/2014, 10:11 AM

Italian Leader Justifies Hitler With Jewish Conspiracy

ADL condemns Italian populist 'Pitchfork Movement' protest leader's Jewish conspiracy comments, justification of Hitler.Ari Yashar, 12/16/2013, 1:23 PM

Netanyahu: Iran Will Wreak Havoc on Middle East

Following meeting with Italian PM Enrico Letta, Netanyahu says stopping Iran, not peace with PA, key to Middle East calm.Tova Dvorin, 12/2/2013, 9:58 PM

Italy: Gaffe-Prone Berlusconi Strikes Again with Nazi Comparison

Former Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi once again courts controversy, saying his children feel "like the Jews under Hitler" over legal case.Arutz Sheva, 11/6/2013, 4:38 PM

Saga Over Nazi War Criminal's Death Comes to an End

Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke will be buried in a secret location in Italy or Germany, says his lawyer.Elad Benari, 10/20/2013, 4:02 AM

Nazi War Criminal's Funeral Interrupted Amid Protests

The funeral of Erich Priebke in a town near Rome was interrupted as hundreds of angry people protested against it.Elad Benari, 10/16/2013, 1:13 AM

Nazi War Criminal Dies in Italy at 100

Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke, who never showed remorse for his crimes, dies in Rome aged 100.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2013, 9:49 PM

Edelstein: Rouhani Lies While Developing Nuclear Weapons

Any agreement with Iran must ensure that it will not be able to obtain nuclear weapons, says Knesset Speaker in Rome.Elad Benari, 10/9/2013, 1:15 AM

Dozens Dead and Unaccounted For in Italy Shipwreck

A ship carrying African migrants toward Italy caught fire and capsized off the Sicilian island of Lampedusa.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/3/2013, 3:34 PM

PM is ‘Ready to Enter Peace Tent Till White Smoke Comes Out’

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says he is ready to enter the “peace tent and stay in the ten until white smoke comes out.”Chana Ya'ar, 7/1/2013, 4:51 PM

Holocaust 'Hero' Turns Out to be Nazi Collaborator

Giovanni Palatucci, known as "Italy's Oskar Schindler", was in fact a Nazi collaborator, new research shows.Elad Benari, 6/21/2013, 6:15 AM

International Biomed Delegations Seek Cooperation with Israel

The world is beating a path to Israel, literally, in a rush to partner with Israeli tech companies in a variety of life science fields.Arutz 7 Staff, 6/13/2013, 4:07 PM

Elkin: Netanyahu Ready to Talk Peace at Any Time

Deputy Foreign Minister Zeev Elkin says Israel is ready to talk peace, but Abbas chooses unilateral move instead of negotiating.Elad Benari, 6/6/2013, 5:13 AM

Italian Islamist Cell "Planned Attacks in Israel, US, Italy"

Italian police still searching for two other suspects.Ari Soffer, 5/2/2013, 12:15 AM

Italian Police Recover Chagall Stolen From American Yacht

Painting by Marc Chagall stolen from an American yacht anchored in Italy has been recovered more than a decade later.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/9/2013, 8:47 AM

Italian FM: Even a 'Rational' Nuclear Iran Would be a Threat

Italian FM Giulio Terzi di Sant'Agata said that even if Iran acted rationally with nuclear weapons, Tehran would still pose a threat. David Lev, 3/14/2013, 6:31 PM

AIPAC: Canadian FM Voices Skepticism Over Negotiations with Iran

Baird at AIPAC conference: "We will not back down on sanctions and pressure just for Iran showing up at the negotiating table."Yoni Kempinski and Annie Lubin, 3/5/2013, 10:34 PM

EXPOSÉ: Italy's New Leader: Here is What He Says on Israel

New popularist politician's remarks on Israel - among other topics - raise concerns over antisemitism...Giulio Meotti, Italy, 2/28/2013, 1:54 PM

Gaza Court Cuts Sentence in Italian Murder Case

A Gaza military court accepted the appeal by two terrorists convicted last year of the kidnap and murder of an Italian national.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/19/2013, 11:43 PM

Italian President Awarded for 'Unequivocal Stand Against Evil'

President of Italy honored for "uncompromising, unequivocal stand against evil of anti-Semitism" in Washington, D.C. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/17/2013, 3:00 PM

Report: Body of Missing US Jet Pilot Found in Italy

Italian coast guards recovered the body of American pilot that went missing over the Adriatic Sea three days ago during a training mission. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/31/2013, 8:04 PM

Italy to Construct First Holocaust Museum on Mussolini Residence

Italy is building its first Holocaust museum on Mussolini’s former residence, if bureaucratic obstacles do not hinder its construction. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/29/2013, 8:22 PM