Ambasciata d'Italia - Kabul

Transfer of Authority in Herat The "Julia" Alpine Brigade replaces the "Ariete" Armoured Brigade at the head of TAAC-West

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New Coronavirus COVID-19: Measures Adopted in Italy and Precautions (Updated on March 12)
New Coronavirus COVID-19: Measures Adopted in Italy and Precautions (Updated on March 12)09/08/2020

The Embassy of Italy informs that the Italian government has created a single central structure for the prevention, control and response to the infection by the new "coronavirus" and that the operations are managed in coordination with all local authorities. Italy was among the first countries to establish strict control...

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The Julia Brigade replaces the Ariete Brigade at the helm of the Resolute Support Missione Western Command
The "Julia" Brigade replaces the "Ariete" Brigade at the helm of the "Resolute Support" Missione Western Command08/11/2020

Today at Camp Arena, headquarters of the Train Advise Assist Command West (TAAC-W), the Italian-led western Command of the NATO Mission to Afghanistan "Resolute Support" (RS), took place the Transfer of Authority ceremony between the 132nd Armoured Brigade "Ariete", led by Brigadier General Enrico Barduani, and the Al...

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COMMEMORAZIONE DEL 64° ANNIVERSARIO DEL DISASTRO DI MARCINELLE: MESSAGGIO DEL MINISTRO DI MAIO
COMMEMORAZIONE DEL 64° ANNIVERSARIO DEL DISASTRO DI MARCINELLE: MESSAGGIO DEL MINISTRO DI MAIO08/08/2020

Cari connazionali, in occasione del 64° anniversario della tragedia di Marcinelle, in Belgio, desidero ricordare i 262 minatori che l’8 agosto del 1956 persero la vita al Bois du Cazier: tra questi, 136 erano italiani. Dal 2001 l’Italia commemora con la “Giornata del Sacrificio del Lavoro italiano nel...

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COMUNICATO STAMPA: REFERENDUM COSTITUZIONALE 20-21 SETTEMBRE, ELETTORI TEMPORANEAMENTE ALL'ESTERO
COMUNICATO STAMPA: REFERENDUM COSTITUZIONALE 20-21 SETTEMBRE, ELETTORI TEMPORANEAMENTE ALL'ESTERO07/23/2020

Elettori temporaneamente all’estero   Gli elettori italiani che per motivi di lavoro, studio o cure mediche si trovino temporaneamente all’estero, per un periodo di almeno tre mesi, nel quale ricade la data di svolgimento del referendum popolare confermativo della legge costituzionale in materia di r...

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COMUNICATO STAMPA: REFERENDUM COSTITUZIONALE 20 - 21 SETTEMBRE 2020: VOTO PER CORRISPONDENZA DEI CITTADINI ITALIANI RESIDENTI ALL'ESTERO
COMUNICATO STAMPA: REFERENDUM COSTITUZIONALE 20 - 21 SETTEMBRE 2020: VOTO PER CORRISPONDENZA DEI CITTADINI ITALIANI RESIDENTI ALL'ESTERO07/19/2020

Con decreto del Presidente della Repubblica del 17 luglio 2020, pubblicato nella Gazzetta Ufficiale del 18 luglio 2020, è stata fissata al 20-21 settembre 2020 la data del referendum confermativo popolare, originariamente indetto per il 29 marzo e poi sospeso, sul testo di legge costituzionale recante “modi...

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XII International Award The Naked Theater by Teresa Pomodoro
XII International Award "The Naked Theater" by Teresa Pomodoro07/18/2020

The NO'HMA Association and the Municipality of Milan, under the High Patronage of the President of the Republic and with the accession of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, are promoting the International Award "The Naked Theater" by Teresa Pomodoro, now in its twelfth edition. The Award is...

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Le Piazze [In]visibili: the beauty of Italy through the pictures of twenty-one iconic squares
Le Piazze [In]visibili: the beauty of Italy through the pictures of twenty-one iconic squares07/16/2020

When we speak of Italy abroad, it is impossible not to consider the historical and cultural heritage that attract millions of tourists to our country each year. When we think of Italy’s cities and countless towns that draw visitors from all over the world, the picture that immediately springs to mind is the piazza, w...

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NATO Reaffirms its Commitment to Afghanistan and Calls for a Ceasefire
NATO Reaffirms its Commitment to Afghanistan and Calls for a Ceasefire07/14/2020

The North Atlantic Council has issued the following statement on Afghanistan. 1. An Afghan-owned and led peace process aimed at finding a political resolution that ends decades of conflict is the only way to deliver sustainable peace to the Afghan people and to ensure Afghanistan’s long-term security and stability. ...

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Italian Cooperation Supports Families Led by Women in the Fight Against COVID-19
Italian Cooperation Supports Families Led by Women in the Fight Against COVID-1907/09/2020

The Italian Cooperation, in partnership with the Italian NGO Nove Onlus, the Ministry of Women's Affairs and the local communities, has completed an intervention aimed at supporting activities to counter COVID-19 by needy families led by women in the city of Kabul. The project, which reached over 240 families and around...

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International Community Deeply Concerned about the Slowdown in Anti-Corruption Efforts
International Community Deeply Concerned about the Slowdown in Anti-Corruption Efforts 07/09/2020

Local Statement by the Ambassadorial Anti-Corruption Group On Good Governance, Anti-Corruption and Rule of Law   The Ambassadorial Anti-Corruption Group* is deeply concerned about the slowdown in Afghanistan’s anti-corruption efforts, as documented by the recently published UNAMA annual anti-corruption report. Ad...

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EU Ambassadors condemn escalation of violence in Afghanistan
EU Ambassadors condemn escalation of violence in Afghanistan06/30/2020

Local Statement by European Union Heads of Missions on the escalation of violence The EU Delegation in agreement with EU Heads of Mission based in Kabul is deeply concerned about the marked escalation of violence experienced throughout Afghanistan since the Eid-ceasefire. The situation has further deteriorated since 29...

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