The war-torn country's security forces are being killed in horrific numbers as they grapple with a militant resurgence, raising questions about how much more they can endure.
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When Audrey Fielding first came to Puglia, she was expecting "a barren landscape", based on what she's heard and read. Instead, she found vibrant towns, chatty locals, a rich culture and delicious food that kept her coming back year after year.
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Taxi drivers were striking between 8am and 10pm on Thursday as part of an ongoing row over perceived perks for non-official car hire services.
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The Italian police unit tasked with combating art crime has uncovered several rare Roman coins and other historical artefacts from a private residence.
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Even the most competent of Italian speakers will occasionally slip up, and the majority of native speakers will be forgiving as long as you’re making the effort. But here are ten mistakes that are sure to grate on the ears of your Italian friends - read, memorize, and avoid at all costs.
Everything you need to know about how Rome will be guarded this weekend from the 'double threat' of protesters and possible terror attacks. From snipers to surveillance, and how transport will be affected.
The robbers targeted shops and cheese factories, making away with €100,000 worth of fine wine, and €80,000 worth of premium cheese.
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Fishermen in Sicily have protested that dolphins are damaging their trade, destroying their nets and eating the fish.
A Scandinavian Airlines flight from Munich to Oslo was forced to make an emergency landing after an engine began to malfunction.
He had a private aeroplane and eight homes.
Venice's world famous carnival, which lasts until February 28th, is thought to have started in 1162 after a military victory. Abandoned for decades, it was resurrected in 1980.
A Spanish NGO operating rescue boats which discovered the drifting dinghies said it was a "black day".
"The treaty was put together very quickly and the Italians were not very organized, so it had blank pages."
Juventus president Andrea Agnelli, who faces a grilling by an Italian anti-mafia commission, on Saturday angrily denied claims he knowingly met bosses of a feared organized crime group.
Dozens of student protesters clashed with police on Tuesday at Rome's La Sapienza University, some throwing eggs and paint at officers.
The police did not reveal details of how they traced him through the social media site.
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Some locals aren't happy about the idea.
The outbreak of the disease has been concentrated in some of the country's wealthiest urban centres.
Over 3,000 people were rescued off Libya on Sunday, followed by 1,800 more on Monday.