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Italy

Candidate for mayor of Rome under fire after antisemitic remarks revealed

Enrico Michetti, the right-wing candidate for mayor of Rome, has found himself at the center of controversy over antisemitic remarks he made last year.

Italian PM Draghi visits Milan Shoah Memorial

Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi paid a visit Shoah Memorial in Milan. He was joined by Senator-for-Life and Auschwitz survivor Liliana Segre.

Central Florence park named after prominent Jewish couple

Wanda Lattes and Aaron Nirenstein, a Jewish couple who resisted the Nazis during the Holocaust and went on to become influential intellectuals, were commemorated at a ceremony at a park in central Florence that will bear their name.

A special technology to protect cultural treasures of Jewish Italy

Y-TAL-YA Books guarantees – as never before – the protection, conservation and access to the cultural treasures of Jewish Italy by using specially developed technology.

Italy will boycott the Durban IV conference

According to diplomatic sources, Italy will not participate in the next World Conference Against Racism Durban IV, which will take place in September in New York, in line with other Western countries.

Israeli tourist victim of antisemitic assault in Italy

Exchange of pleasantries turns to violence when salesman attacks Israeli tourist with sculptures he had been planning to purchase after he identifies as Israeli.

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