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Italian Foreign Minister Visits Ashdod

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

EU Countries 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 Says EU Supports 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

Italy Arrests 4 Neo-Nazis Before Local Election

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

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

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 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

Rome: Pig Heads Sent to Israeli Embassy, Synagogue

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 Delegates Lend Support to PA ‘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: Jewish Conspiracy Justifies Hitler

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: Former PM Offends with Shoah 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 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

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 Nukes

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'

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

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"

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

Italy Recovers 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 'Rational' 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

Canadian FM Skeptic 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: What Italy's New Leader Says About 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 '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

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

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

Berlusconi Praises Mussolini

Italian dictator's race laws were a mistake but he "did good things in so many other areas," says Berlusconi.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2013, 9:38 PM

Italian MP, Journalist Plans Aliyah

Italian Parliament Member Fiamma Nirenstein says she won’t run for re-election at the Chamber of Deputies. Instead, she’s moving to Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 1/20/2013, 9:39 AM

Italy Closes Benghazi Consulate Following Attack

Italy temporarily closed its consulate in Benghazi on Tuesday and pulled its staff out of the country following a failed gun attack.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/15/2013, 6:42 PM

Chief Rabbis to Europe: Investigate Anti-Semitism

Israel's chief rabbis send letter to the President of the European Council, urge him to work to stop anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 1/3/2013, 5:15 AM

Arabs Brutally Attack US Yeshiva Student in Italy

A gang of Arabs brutally attacked an American yeshiva student visiting with his family in Venice, Italy. Jewish community: This is rare. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/2/2013, 9:28 AM

Italian Right Disunited Unprepared For Elections

Silvio Berlusconi got a chilly reception upon his comeback, but that has never deterred Berlusconi.Amiel Ungar, 12/19/2012, 2:58 AM

Is Berlusconi At 76 Capable Of Last Hurrah?

Silvio Berlusconi has effectively prompted the resignation of the technocratic Mario Monti government, sparking criticism.Amiel Ungar, 12/10/2012, 2:39 AM

Italy Stops Weapons Shipment to Gaza

Following a tip from Israel, Italian police seize a shipment of weapons intended for Egypt with a final destination of Gaza.Elad Benari, 12/9/2012, 5:33 AM

Bersani and Renzi Qualify For Next Week's Runoff

Emulating the French Socialists, Italy's Democratic Party staged a primary in the hope that this will pave way to electoral victory.Amiel Ungar, 11/27/2012, 9:56 PM

London Soccer Fans Chant 'Free Palestine'

Soccer match marred by anti-Semitic chantings, with fans shouting “Juden Tottenham,” and unrolling huge banner reading “Free Palestine”. Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/25/2012, 9:30 AM

Italian MPs to Visit Israel's Gaza Belt Residents

A delegation of Italian MPs from different parties will visit Kibbutz Kfar Aza to show solidarity with Israelis living near Gaza.Elad Benari, 11/12/2012, 6:15 AM

EXPOSÉ: Italy, Land of Islam

Education minister Profumo proposed that Islam be taught in public schools alongside Catholicism. Nazification of Israel ruled free speech.Giulio Meotti, Italy, 10/31/2012, 11:42 AM

Italian PM Commemorates 1943 Deportations

Italy’s prime minister addressed a ceremony for the 69th anniversary of deportations of over a thousand Roman Jews to AuschwitzRachel Hirshfeld , 10/17/2012, 3:12 PM

Italian FM Says Israel Should Not Strike Iran

In a statement on American TV, the Italian foreign minister said that Israel risks global diplomatic isolation if it attacks Iran.Scott Krane, 10/12/2012, 3:24 PM

German Court Drops Probe of Nazi Massacre in Italy

German court drops investigation into 17 former Nazi SS soldiers for taking part in the wartime massacre of 560 citizens in Italian village.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/3/2012, 1:35 PM

Nobody Like Ahmadinejad Since Hitler, Says Peres

No one since Hitler – except for Ahmadinejad – has declared a desire to destroy an entire people and eliminate a country, Peres says. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/5/2012, 7:25 PM

Foreign Ministry Helps Stranded Israelis Come Home

A special flight will bring home Israeli tourists who were stranded after airline Wind Jet cancelled their flight due to financial problems.Elad Benari, 8/13/2012, 1:10 AM

Wine Bottles with Hitler Image Found in Italy

American lawyer vacationing in Italy found wine bottles portraying Hitler with arm raised in Nazi salute, with words "Mein Kampf" on label.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/9/2012, 11:16 AM

Germany Fears Debt Union, Insists On Bailouts

Italy and Spain have sought to get the ECB to purchase their bonds. Germany has blocked this approach, stirring resentment.Amiel Ungar, 8/7/2012, 4:31 AM

Valencia And Sicily Increase Debt Burden

The indebted regions have aggravated the financial plight of Spain and Italy and may lose some competencies.Amiel Ungar, 7/23/2012, 5:54 AM

Shomron Breaks the Boycott, Forms Wine Alliance

Shomron Regional Council breaks the boycott by creating an alliance between Shomron winemakers and Italian winemakers.Uzi Baruch & Elad Benari, 7/19/2012, 11:17 AM

2 Buildings Collapse, 3 Missing in Southern Italy

A family of three is missing after two buildings collapsed following a gas explosion in the southern Italian town of Conversano.Chana Ya'ar, 6/7/2012, 2:31 PM

15+ Dead in Northern Italy Quake

A 5.8 magnitude quake killed 15+ in northern Italy as factories, warehouses, and a cathedral collapse in the second deadly quake in 10 days Gabe Kahn, 5/29/2012, 4:25 PM

3 Dead After 5.9-Magnitude Quake Hits Italy

At least 3 are dead after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck northern Italy early Sunday morning. It is not yet clear how many are injured. Chana Ya'ar, 5/20/2012, 10:51 AM