Italy Will Keep Supporting Ukraine If Right Wins Vote, Says Meloni
Italy will keep sending arms to Ukraine and back Kyiv in its war against Russia if the conservative bloc wins a forthcoming national election, the head of the most popular party in the alliance has said.
Italians Ask Draghi To Overcome Political Crisis, Stay In Office
Italy's mayors, business organisations and union leaders urged Prime Minister Mario Draghi at the weekend to rethink his decision to resign, warning that the stability of the debt-laden country was at risk.
Italian Foreign Minister Accuses Own Party Of 'Immaturity' Over Ukraine
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio on Sunday accused his own 5-Star Movement party of undermining government efforts to support Ukraine and weakening Rome's standing within the European Union.
Jerusalem On Edge Before Contentious Israeli Flag March
Flag-waving Jewish nationalists are set to march through the heart of the Muslim quarter of Jerusalem's Old City on Sunday in a parade that could re-ignite violence between Israelis and Palestinians.
Hamas Challenges Israel Over Nationalist Flag March In Jerusalem
An annual "flag" march by Israeli nationalists through Jerusalem's Old City this Sunday could prove to be a dangerous test of the Islamist Hamas group's assertiveness in opposing Israeli actions in the contested city.
Israel Demands Apology After Lavrov Says Hitler Had Jewish Roots
Israel denounced Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday for suggesting that the Nazi leader Adolf Hitler had Jewish origins, saying his comments were anti-Semitic and dangerous.
Israel Demands Apology After Russia Says Hitler Had Jewish Roots
Israel lambasted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday for claiming Adolf Hitler had Jewish origins, saying it was an "unforgivable" falsehood that debased the horrors of the Nazi Holocaust.
Ukrainian President Urges Italy To Seize Mystery Yacht
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy urged Italy on Tuesday to seize a mystery yacht worth some $700 million that has been linked to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
U.N. Agency Warns Ukraine War Could Trigger 20% Food Price Rise
International food and feed prices could rise by up to 20% as a result of the conflict in Ukraine, triggering a jump in global malnourishment, the United Nations food agency said on Friday.
Egg Hurled In Black Athlete's Face As Racist Attacks Surge In Italy
far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini who has been accused of stoking xenophobia quotes WW2 fascist dictator Mussolini at his opponents.