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

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 Parliamentarian, 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 Gun 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

Israel's 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

Newly Engaged Berlusconi Returns Unwelcomed To Italian Arena

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

Berlusconi Attempts Comeback, Former Allies Pan Him As Dinosaur

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

More Than 3 Million Vote In Left's Open Primaries In Italy

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 Fans Spark Outrage Over 'Free Palestine' Chants

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

Monti Becomes First Italian PM to Commemorate 1943 Nazi Roundup

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 Investigation into 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

Hitler Wine Bottles Turn Italy Vacation into Stressful Occasion

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

Italian Commentator Accuses Germany Of Establishing 4th Reich

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

Regional Excess Spending Aggravates European Debt Crisis

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 with Italy

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 Northern 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

Finance Minister: Iran's Economy Near Collapse

"It is time to tighten sanctions without letting up," Steinitz tells visiting Italian prime minister.Gil Ronen, 4/9/2012, 12:50 PM

Italian Man Arrested for Planning Attack on Milan Synagogue

Italian police arrest a 20-year old man of Moroccan descent on suspicion of planning a terror attacks in a synagogue in Milan.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/16/2012, 11:56 PM

"Southern Terror Underscores Magnitude of the Iranian Threat"

PM Netanyahu met with Italian Defense Minister and emphasized the connection between the situation in the south and the Iranian threat.Yoni Kempinski, 3/12/2012, 9:03 PM

Search Operations End 'Indefinitely' on Sinking Cruise Ship

Search teams have "indefinitely" ended operations aboard the Italian Costa Concordia luxury cruise ship due to shifting in the water.Chana Ya'ar, 1/18/2012, 12:39 PM

7 Israelis Rescued From Wrecked Cruise Ship

At least seven Israelis are among those rescued from a luxury cruise ship that ran aground and sank near Italy's Giglio island.Chana Ya'ar, 1/15/2012, 12:09 AM

Italian Cruise Ship Sinks, Missing and Dead

Search teams are racing against time to find and rescue missing cruise passengers and crew from waters of the Mediterranean near Italy. Chana Ya'ar, 1/14/2012, 8:03 PM

Are the West and Iran Headed for War?

Italy has joined a growing number of EU countries who are censuring Iran after England's embassy was sacked - just how high are the stakes?Gabe Kahn., 12/1/2011, 6:23 PM

Interview with Vitttorio Segre: Jews Under Berlusconi

Interview Series IV: Dr. Gerstenfeld interviews political scientist and best selling author Dan Vittorio Segre: "The political support of the Berlusconi governments for Israel and other favorable factors gave Italy’s Jews new self-confidence".Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 11/17/2011, 6:35 PM

'Game Over' – Italian Prime Minister Resigns

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi officially resigned Saturday, ending the longest-running terms of office in his country.Chana Ya'ar, 11/13/2011, 12:54 PM

Subsiding of Italian Interest Rates A Leap of Economic Faith

Italy has its first unity government since the end of the Second World War but its economic options are more constricted.Amiel Ungar, 11/11/2011, 3:42 AM

The Italian Anti-Semitism Report

Forget la dolce vita, even though Italy and Israel have held joint air drills recently. Giulio Meotti, 11/9/2011, 5:25 PM

Bond Yields, Coalition Cracks May Finally Undo Silvio Berlusconi

Faced with defections within his own party, cracks in his coalition, and a dangerous spike in bond yields, Berlusconi is in trouble.Aryeh ben Hayim, 11/8/2011, 7:46 PM

Opposition Wants Berlusconi to Go in Return for Backing Reforms

As feared, the Greek decision to hold a referendum brought immediate pressure on Italy.Amiel Ungar, 11/3/2011, 9:47 PM

IAF Pilots Drill Over Italy

An IAF delegation has returned from Sardinia where it conducted joint exercises with the Italian Air Force.Gabe Kahn., 11/2/2011, 7:34 PM

Italian Anti-Semitism Committee Approves Final Report

An Italian Committee for the Inquiry into Anti-Semitism approves its final report, will present it to the public next week.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/12/2011, 10:52 PM

Italian Debt Downgrade and Dexia Bank Bailout Highlight Crisis

The downgrading of Italian debt by three notches and the stock panic over the Dexia Bank are symptomatic of the continuing debt crisis.Amiel Ungar, 10/6/2011, 8:36 AM

Marranos Gather in Southern Italy to Explore Their Roots

Dozens of Italians of Jewish descent -- Marranos -- have gathered in the southern region of the country to explore their roots this week.Chana Ya'ar, 9/7/2011, 2:25 PM

Kidnapped Italian Journalists Freed in Libya

Four kidnapped Italian journalists have been freed after a raid on a house in Tripoli in which they were held hostage.Chana Ya'ar, 8/25/2011, 2:52 PM

Italian MPs Write Letter Against Unilateral PA Move

Over 150 Italian MPs call on the international community to oppose the PA's statehood bid, call for resumption of negotiations.Elad Benari, 8/10/2011, 12:59 AM

Italy Takes Step Towards Niqab Ban

An Italian parliamentary commission approved a draft law banning veils in public; vote after summer recess.Gabe Kahn., 8/2/2011, 10:41 PM

Italy Stands by Israel, Boycotts Durban III

Italy announced on Friday it will boycott the Durban III Conference in September due to the anti-Israel nature of previous conferences.Elad Benari, 7/23/2011, 9:00 PM

Sovereign Debt Crisis Menaces Italy As Securities Tumble

Europe's failure to convincingly tackle the problems in the smaller states has now created doubts about the major economies.Amiel Ungar, 7/11/2011, 11:45 PM

Netanyahu Visit Showcases Improved Israeli-Italian Ties

Even if Berlusconi's grip on power appears to be weakening, he has contributed to improved ties with IsraelAryeh Ben Hayim, 6/14/2011, 2:44 PM