Italy expels second imam amid crackdown on radicalization

Italy expels 35-year-old imam as part of its efforts to prevent extremist preachers from radicalizing others.Ben Ariel, 8/19/2016, 4:43 AM

Italy warned about Milan-based ISIS cell, expels imam

Lybia warns Italian authorities of possible ISIS cell on its soil, jihadist plans to cross Mediterranean into Italy and mount attacks.AFP, 8/14/2016, 10:34 PM

Plane slips off runway and onto road in Italy

Cargo plane overshoots runway, careens onto road outside of airport in Bergamo, Italy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2016, 12:36 PM

Watch: Italian Chief of Staff lands in Israel

General Claudio Graziano arrived in Israel last night on a state visit. Watch.Rachel Kaplan, 7/13/2016, 2:52 PM

At least 20 dead in train crash in southern Italy

'The worst scene of my life': trains collide head-on, leaving dozens dead, wounded.David Rosenberg, 7/12/2016, 5:39 PM

Germany drops investigation of former SS officer

German prosecutors drop investigation of former SS officer Wilhelm Kusterer, suspected of war crimes in Italy.Ben Ariel, 6/30/2016, 4:42 AM

Shock as Italy daily offers readers free copies of 'Mein Kampf'

Right-wing tabloid Il Giornale justifies move as attempt to 'educate' people to reject Nazi ideology; Italian PM, Jewish community, condemn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2016, 8:35 AM

Italy's Parliament approves bill criminalizing Holocaust denial

Italy's Parliament approves a bill making spreading Holocaust denial illegal.JTA, 6/10/2016, 6:31 AM

IDF completes its next generation training jet squadron

Ceremony held at Italian assembly line marks completion of acquisition of 'the most advanced training jet in the world.'Kobi Finkler, 6/8/2016, 1:58 PM

Holocaust monuments vandalized in Poland, Italy

Far-right anti-Semites target memorial in Poland, while far-left vandals desecrate Holocaust memorial in Italy.JTA, 5/30/2016, 5:06 PM

Italy spurns BDS with largest ever academic delegation to Israel

Series of major conferences to take place throughout Israel this week, with Italian, Israeli researchers sharing innovations.Eliana Royzen, 5/30/2016, 12:15 PM

Italian MP on Muslim mayor of London: When will you blow up?

Beppe Grillo sparks outrage with terrorist joke about new London mayor Sadiq Khan.Shoshana Miskin, 5/16/2016, 1:43 PM

Italy grants $29M to enable completion of national Jewish museum

Museum under construction for over a decade finally to be finished.JTA, 5/3/2016, 9:56 PM

Italy: ISIS supporters wanted to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican

Italian police release arrest warrants for six for trying to join ISIS, planning attacks on Israeli embassy and Vatican.Matt Wanderman, 4/30/2016, 11:24 PM

Italy’s universities bow to Islam and boycott Israel

They consider themselves liberal, but are cooperating with the mores of the Dark Ages. Giulio Meotti, 4/24/2016, 12:13 AM

Italian translation of Talmud becomes instant bestseller

First volume of Italian translation of the Talmud sells out in three days.Arutz Sheva North America, 4/23/2016, 1:33 AM

Italian soccer team punished for anti-Semitic chants of fans

Juventus fans had chanted anti-Semitic slogans at rival fans from Palermo; team gets slapped on the wrist.JTA, 4/19/2016, 10:08 PM

Iran and Italy sign bilateral agreements

Iran and Italy sign a series of bilateral agreements as they attempt to restore ties following implementation of the Iran nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2016, 5:42 AM

Italian group prepares Passover packages for low-income Jews

The Italian Jewish community is making available low-cost Passover care packages to aid struggling families.JTA, 4/11/2016, 5:39 AM

Italy arrests terror suspect wanted by Belgium

Italy arrests Djamal Eddine Ouali, an Algerian national wanted by Belgium over a probe related to Paris and Brussels attacks.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2016, 5:49 AM

Italy is capitulating to Islamic autocrats

Rome is on the crosshairs of ISIS and thinks that grovelling will keep it safe. Giulio Meotti, 3/5/2016, 11:35 PM

Record: World’s oldest Torah scroll still in use

A Torah scroll written 8 centuries ago is still in use by a Jewish community in northern Italy.Shoshana Miskin, 3/3/2016, 8:03 PM

Can a nation die? Ask Italy

Italy is producing more dead bodies than children. Giulio Meotti, 2/24/2016, 7:44 PM

Italy summons American ambassador over WikiLeaks spying reports

Italy summons American ambassador to Rome after WikiLeaks reveals the NSA spied on ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi.Ben Ariel, 2/24/2016, 2:15 AM

Erdogan's son suspected of money laundering in Italy

Italian prosecutors name Bilal Erdogan as suspect in probe linked to major Turkish corruption scandal.Ari Soffer, 2/18/2016, 2:00 PM

Cairo source: Autopsy shows Italian killed in extreme torture

Egypt keeps report under wraps, but source reveals student took severe abuse including having sexual organ electrocuted. Did police do it?Ari Yashar, 2/13/2016, 11:56 PM

Dangerous pill found in chocolate Kinder Surprise egg

Investigation opened into how pill to lower blood pressure made its way into Kinder egg for children, sabotage suspected.Raphael Poch, 2/3/2016, 12:44 PM

Rouhani ignores human rights question from Jewish journalist

Iranian president storms out of press conference in Rome following a question asked by a Jewish-Italian journalist.Shoshana Miskin, Simone Somekh, 1/28/2016, 6:54 PM

Iran and Italy sign business agreements

Italian Prime Minister hails agreements with Iran, saying they are "just the beginning".Ben Ariel, 1/26/2016, 3:15 AM

FM denies Italy refused to take part in anti-ISIS campaign

Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni says world 'still paying the price' of 'War on Terror,' insists military action won't defeat ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2016, 4:45 PM

Italy: Police investigate Muslim site's 'Jewish blacklist'

Radio Islam mimics neo-Nazi sites, compiles list of 100 'influential Jews' - including popular Arutz Sheva columnists.Ari Soffer, 12/22/2015, 6:56 PM

Syrian migrant: 'Allah is great, ISIS is greater'

Syrian arrested at Italian 'refugee' center after incriminating text message and bloody ISIS pics found on his cell phone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2015, 7:06 PM

Italian pundit calls to ban Hebrew in synagogues

Alessandro Sallusti, a possible candidate for Milan's mayor, sparks outrage after calling for only Italian in houses of worship.Cynthia Blank, 11/25/2015, 10:26 PM

Security to be increased at Jewish sites in Italy

Italian police to secure places of Jewish worship and sites linked to Israel following Milan stabbing attack.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/13/2015, 10:10 PM

Jewish man stabbed in Milan

Haredi Jew stabbed by Muslim near a kosher restaurant in Milan, Italy, sustaining minor to moderate wounds.Ido Ben Porat, 11/13/2015, 2:14 AM

Italian soccer chief under fire for anti-Semitic remarks

Head of the Italian football federation allegedly called Jewish owner of a team "lousy Jew".Ben Ariel, 11/2/2015, 5:15 AM

EXPOSÉ: Italian Municipalities Host “Israel – The Cancer”

Italy's mayors have decided to join the anti-Semites. Giulio Meotti, 9/9/2015, 3:30 PM

Again: Uproar After Netanyahu Spotted in Non-Kosher Restaurant

Haredi party incensed after Netanyahu sits with Italian PM in posh Florence cafe. PMO: Netanyahu never eats non-kosher food.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2015, 3:50 PM

Netanyahu to Italian PM: 'Future Belongs to Those Who Innovate'

Prime Minister Netanyahu speaks of bonds between Israel, Italy: 'Basic truths... bind our two countries and our common civilization.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2015, 11:30 PM

Backlash Among Italian Jews Over New Israeli Envoy

Leaders of Italy's Jewish community fear appointment of fiercely pro-Israel Fiamma Nirenstein will prompt charges of dual loyalty.Cynthia Blank, 8/13/2015, 7:50 AM

Fiercely Pro-Israel Journalist New Israeli Ambassador to Italy

Fiamma Nirenstein, the fiercely pro-Israel jourmalist and former member of the Italian parliament, is Israel's new ambassador to Italy.Hezki Baruch, 8/10/2015, 10:34 PM

Italian FM Visits Iran Seeking Closer Trade Ties

Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni holds talks with officials in Tehran, the latest in a series of European officials.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2015, 4:42 AM

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