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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)07/01/2020

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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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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Third Edition of the On-line Exhibition on Italian Cinema 'Fare Cinema'
Third Edition of the On-line Exhibition on Italian Cinema 'Fare Cinema'06/15/2020

Fare Cinema is the thematic exhibition created to promote quality Italian cinema and the Italian film industry and supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. The exhibition is organized in collaboration with MiBACT, ANICA, ICE and Istituto Luce - Cinecittà. Launched in 2018, the...

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Republic Day: Speech by President Mattarella
Republic Day: Speech by President Mattarella06/02/2020

Speech by the President of the Republic Sergio Mattarella on the occasion of the "Concert dedicated to coronavirus victims" on the 74th anniversary of the National Day of the Republic Gardens of the Quirinale, 1 June 2020 Tomorrow, June 2, the anniversary of the birth of our Republic is celebrated. We will do it in an...

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The European Union Stands by the Afghan People
The European Union Stands by the Afghan People06/01/2020

The Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union, formed by the Foreign Ministers of the 27 Member States and chaired by the High Representative for foeign affairs and security policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell, adopted on 29 May conclusions on the Afghanistan peace process and on future...

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EU Ambassadors Call for a Permanent Ceasefire
EU Ambassadors Call for a Permanent Ceasefire05/27/2020

The EU Delegation, in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission based in Kabul, considers the ceasefire observed by the parties to the conflict during Eid as an encouraging first step. It provided the people of Afghanistan with a much-needed but only temporary sense of relief. The path to a lasting peace is through such confidence-building...

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International Students: Uni-Italia landing page
International Students: Uni-Italia landing page05/24/2020

Uni-Italia, the association providing assistance to international students in starting their university studies in Italy, has published a "landing page" (https://uniitalia.studioware.it/uni-italia-association). The website provides useful information and assistance to students who wish to enroll in University-level studies...

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Farnesina's Statement on the Political Agreement in Afghanistan
Farnesina's Statement on the Political Agreement in Afghanistan05/19/2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation issued on 18 May in the following statement on the political agreement reached in Afghanistan by President Ashraf Ghani and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on the formation of the new government.   "Italy welcomes the agreement reached for the formation of a new Af...

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EU Ambassadors on the Political Agreement in Afghanistan
EU Ambassadors on the Political Agreement in Afghanistan05/18/2020

The EU Delegation, in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission based in Kabul and the Ambassador of Norway, welcomes that President Ghani and Dr. Abdullah on 17 May 2020 succeeded to finally overcome the political impasse in Kabul, which has been impeding an effective government and the necessary preparations for Intra Afghan...

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Press Freedom: Statement of EU and Norway Ambassadors
Press Freedom: Statement of EU and Norway Ambassadors05/03/2020

On the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day, the Ambassadors of the European Union and of Norway in Kabul have released the following press release.   "The 3rd of May is World Press Freedom Day – a day to respect, defend and encourage the role of media houses in our societies and to honour the journalists who i...

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Earth Day: appeal by Ministers Costa and Sharma for Action on Climate Change
Earth Day: appeal by Ministers Costa and Sharma for Action on Climate Change04/22/2020

On Earth Day, on April 22, an article jointly signed by the Italian Minister of the Environment Sergio Costa and the President of the COP26 UNFCCC, Secretary for Energy and Industrial Strategy of the United Kingdom Alok Sharma, was published. The text presents an appeal to governments to join forces on the challenge of...

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