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Italy

The Italian police have reported more than 200 antisemitic incidents in the country since October 7th

“Since 7 October, there have been 20 reports from Israeli university students in Italy who have suffered discriminatory acts" said Italian Police Chief Vittorio Pisani.

Anti-Israel protest at Italy jewelry fair turns violent

"The violence at the Vicenzaoro fair, was an aggression that took place in a climate of irresponsible legitimisation of hatred, of distortion and abuse of constitutional concepts and principles" said UCEI President Noemi Di Segni.

Hundreds give fascist salute at Rome rally

Under postwar legislation, use of fascist symbolism, including the straight-armed gesture known as the Roman salute, is banned.

Massive demonstration in Rome against antisemitism

In Rome, a significant nationwide protest against antisemitism unfolded at Piazza del Popolo, echoing similar demonstrations recently witnessed in London and Paris.

National march against antisemitism to take place in Rome on December 5

A large national demonstration against antisemitism will take place on Tuesday, December 5th, at 7 pm in Piazza del Popolo, Rome.

Noemi Di Segni: “We join the silent cry of all Israeli women who on October 7 suffered war crimes”

The President of the Union of Italian Jewish Communities (UCEI) sent a letter to the newspaper La Repubblica addressing the violence suffered by Israeli women at the hands of Hamas and the existing silence surrounding these crimes.

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