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From Italy to Hong Kong, today’s youth may have found a way to confront nationalist dictatorships
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From Italy to Hong Kong, today’s youth may have found a way to confront nationalist dictatorships

Billionaire investor George Soros, known for his outspoken liberal views, condemns the rise of nationalist dictators, says survival of open societies is endangered as the world faces an even greater crisis: climate change

Spain, four other EU states agree to take in migrants stranded for weeks on rescue ship, ending prolonged standoff with Italian govt
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Spain, four other EU states agree to take in migrants stranded for weeks on rescue ship, ending prolonged standoff with Italian govt

Around 100 migrants, picked up from early August onwards in the Mediterranean, had been forced to remain on the crowded Spanish-registered vessel

Premier League: Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini brands Gonzalo Higuain 'mercenary' for leaving Milan to join Chelsea
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Premier League: Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini brands Gonzalo Higuain 'mercenary' for leaving Milan to join Chelsea

Matteo Salvini had already taken Gonzalo Higuain to task after a red card received by the Argentine against Juventus in November, before his latest attack on the 31-year-old.

Serie A: Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte favours temporary halt in league after fan's death and racism chants
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Serie A: Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte favours temporary halt in league after fan's death and racism chants

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he was in favour of a pause in Serie A fixtures in the wake of the death of a supporter before a midweek game between Inter Milan and Napoli which was also overshadowed by racist chants.

Serie A: Inter Milan supporter dies after being hit by vehicle during clashes with Napoli fans
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Serie A: Inter Milan supporter dies after being hit by vehicle during clashes with Napoli fans

An Inter Milan supporter died on Thursday morning after being hit by a vehicle during clashes with Napoli fans on Wednesday before the Serie A match between the two teams at the San Siro.

After Italy and Malta refuse entry to migrants rescued off Libya, Spain opens territorial waters for their ship carrying hundreds
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After Italy and Malta refuse entry to migrants rescued off Libya, Spain opens territorial waters for their ship carrying hundreds

Spain on Saturday authorised a ship carrying hundreds of migrants rescued off Libya to sail to its waters after Italy and Malta refused to receive them.

Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini under probe for refusing Eritrean migrants permission to disembark on Catania port
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Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini under probe for refusing Eritrean migrants permission to disembark on Catania port

Sicilian prosecutors are investigating Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini after he refused a boat carrying Eritrean refugees to disembark in the port of Catania

French vessel Aquarius seeks help from Europe to find port for 141 rescued from Mediterranean; Italy, Malta refuse request
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French vessel Aquarius seeks help from Europe to find port for 141 rescued from Mediterranean; Italy, Malta refuse request

The Aquarius, which was left stranded with 630 migrants aboard in June after being turned away by Rome and Valletta, resumed rescue operations off the Libyan coast

Italy allows Libyan migrants to disembark in Sicily after five European countries agree to take 50 migrants each
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Italy allows Libyan migrants to disembark in Sicily after five European countries agree to take 50 migrants each

Five European countries agreed to take 50 migrants each from the EU border vessel after which, Italy has allowed Libyan migrants to disembark on Sicily

Italy, Malta spar over 450 Libyan migrants adrift in Mediterranean Sea; Italian minister Matteo Salvini refuses to allow 'fake refugees' in
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Italy, Malta spar over 450 Libyan migrants adrift in Mediterranean Sea; Italian minister Matteo Salvini refuses to allow 'fake refugees' in

Italy and Malta refused to take in 450 Libyan immigrants. Matteo Salvini refused to allow "fake refugees" into the country

Ministers of 28 European countries to hold talks in Austria today to discuss common plan to stem arrival of migrants
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Ministers of 28 European countries to hold talks in Austria today to discuss common plan to stem arrival of migrants

Interior ministers of 28 European countries will hold discussions in Austria regarding the stemming of inflow of migrants in the continent

In Brussels, EU leaders agree to set up ‘disembarking platforms’ outside bloc to accommodate migrants
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In Brussels, EU leaders agree to set up ‘disembarking platforms’ outside bloc to accommodate migrants

EU leaders have agreed to assign "disembarking platforms" outside the bloc to house migrants, much to Italy's peasure

Boat carrying 200 Libyan migrants docks in Malta after a week at sea as EU member countries agree to take them in
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Boat carrying 200 Libyan migrants docks in Malta after a week at sea as EU member countries agree to take them in

After staying adrift for a week due to conflicts between the EU countries, a ship carrying 200 migrants arrived at Malta

EU leaders hold talks in Brussels to resolve refugee crisis after Italy's refusal to take in migrants
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EU leaders hold talks in Brussels to resolve refugee crisis after Italy's refusal to take in migrants

Germany and France called solutions to the refugee crisis as European Union leaders refusing to take in migrants left them adrift at sea

Italy interior minister asks aid groups to leave rescuing of 1,000 stranded migrants to Libyan coast guard
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Italy interior minister asks aid groups to leave rescuing of 1,000 stranded migrants to Libyan coast guard

Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini told foreign NGOs to stop rescuing migrants off Libya and asked the Libyan coastguard to rescue 1,000 people adrift at the Mediterranean

French president Emmanuel Macron calls for sanctions on EU-beneficiary countries that fail to address migrant issues
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French president Emmanuel Macron calls for sanctions on EU-beneficiary countries that fail to address migrant issues

French president Emmanuel Macron said that the EU countries that fail to address the migrants issue will have to face financial penalty

Paris govt criticises Corsica's move to offer port to stranded ship 'Aquarius' carrying 629 migrants
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Paris govt criticises Corsica's move to offer port to stranded ship 'Aquarius' carrying 629 migrants

Paris on Tuesday defended its decision not to offer safe harbour to the stranded migrant ship Aquarius after local leaders on Corsica proposed opening one of their ports to the vessel.

Italy appeals to NATO for help in tackling illegal immigration from Libya, says terrorists could sneak in and cause havoc
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Italy appeals to NATO for help in tackling illegal immigration from Libya, says terrorists could sneak in and cause havoc

Italy has appealed to NATO for greater help in tackling illegal immigration from North Africa, especially Libya.

Over 50 migrants dead, 68 rescued in Mediterranean crossings, off Tunisia; hunt for survivors continue
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Over 50 migrants dead, 68 rescued in Mediterranean crossings, off Tunisia; hunt for survivors continue

More than 50 migrants drowned in the Mediterranean, the majority off the coasts of Tunisia and Turkey.

Italy goes to polls in uncertain election: Far-right, populist parties expected to make big gains
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Italy goes to polls in uncertain election: Far-right, populist parties expected to make big gains

Italy went to the polls in one of the country's most uncertain elections ever with far-right and populist parties expected to make major gains and Silvio Berlusconi set to play a leading role as voter turnout heads towards a new low