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  • President Erdo─čan’s son denies ‘fleeing’ claims, says he’s only in Italy for PhD thesis
    President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s son has denied reports that he has “fled Turkey,” saying he has only moved to Italy only to complete his doctoral studies in Bologna.
    Hurriyet.  Wed, 07 Oct 2015 12:18:00 +0200.
  • 'Crude' Italian senators suspended
    Two Italian senators are suspended for five days after allegedly making obscene gestures at female colleagues during a senate debate.
    BBC News.  Tue, 06 Oct 2015 18:36:19 GMT.
  • Novak Djokovic Improves to 25-0 at China Open
    Top-seeded Novak Djokovic beat Simone Bolelli of Italy, 6-1, 6-1, in the first round. Rafael Nadal also advanced, beating the Chinese wild-card entry Wu Di, 6-4, 6-4.
    The Associated Press.  International Herald Tribune.  Tue, 06 Oct 2015 11:15:53 GMT.
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  • Italy Leaves Gay Couples Stranded at Altar
    Rosario Murdica and Gianni Finocchietti always wanted to get married in Italy, but after 30 years together they lost hope of ever tying the knot in their home country and instead said their vows in Portugal. ...
    Voice of America.  Mon, 05 Oct 2015 13:22:46 -0400.
  • Italy's Campania Wines Roll Into New York
    Ilaria Petitto Leads An Italian Wine Revolution to New York.
    By Nick Passmore.  Forbes.  Mon, 5 Oct 2015 13:02:00 GMT.
  • Sports Briefing | Cycling: Vincenzo Nibali Prevails in Italy
    Nibali finished the 152-mile race from Bergamo to Como, Italy, 21 seconds ahead of Daniel Moreno of Spain and 32 ahead of Thibaut Pinot of France.
    The Associated Press.  International Herald Tribune.  Mon, 05 Oct 2015 04:33:42 GMT.
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  • Ireland 16-9 Italy
    Ireland labour to a 16-9 win over Italy but the victory makes sure of their place in the World Cup quarter-finals.
    BBC News.  Sun, 04 Oct 2015 17:42:19 GMT.
  • IS Claims Fatal Shooting of Japanese Citizen in Bangladesh
    The Islamic State terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the shooting death of a Japanese citizen in northern Bangladesh on Saturday, days after the group said it was behind the killing of an Italian aid worker in Dhaka. ...
    Voice of America.  Sat, 03 Oct 2015 06:47:44 -0400.
  • Africa: FAO At Your Local Fish Market
    [FAO] Rome -- Permesso! (Pardon me!) a man yells as he pushes a large cart with stacked boxes of fresh seafood through a crowd gathered on the dock of the Fiumicino fish harbor, half an hour outside of Rome. ...
    All Africa.  Fri, 02 Oct 2015 14:07:34 GMT.
  • Marmomacc 2015 Celebrates the Natural Stone Industry
    Numerous events are scheduled with support from the Ministry of Economic Development (MISE), the Italian Trade Agency and Confindustria Marmomacchine
    Kitchen and Bath Business.  Fri, 4 Sep 2015.
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The Italian Republic, located on southern Europe's Apennine Peninsula, is a democratic republic with a bicameral Parliament, an elected President, and an appointed Prime Minister.  Italy's capital city is Rome, and its currency is the Euro.  In 2007, Italy's estimated population was 58,148,000, and Italian is the primary language used in Italy.

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