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  • Vicente del Bosque: Spain manager stepping down after Euro 2016 exit
    Spain manager Vicente del Bosque says he is quitting after their Euro 2016 last-16 elimination by Italy.
    BBC News.  Thu, 30 Jun 2016 21:00:44 GMT.
  • Italian Navy Recovers Ship Containing at Least 300 Migrants’ Bodies
    It is still unclear how many people died in the April 2015 shipwreck, which helped galvanize efforts to rescue people fleeing across the Mediterranean to Europe.
    Gaia Pianigiani.  International Herald Tribune.  Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:52:48 GMT.
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  • Migrants die as dinghy sinks off Libya
    At least 10 people drown when their inflatable boat capsizes, as Italy raises to the surface a boat that sank with the loss of 700 lives.
    BBC News.  Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:04:48 GMT.
  • Post-Brexit: Key Charts
    Yesterday we talked about the ECB's projection on how the Brexit will impact the euro area GDP. And we looked at charts of Spanish and Italian sovereign debt. ...
    By Bryan Rich.  Forbes.  Thu, 30 Jun 2016 01:25:00 GMT.
  • Coboc Rome review - CNET
    If the price is right for you, the beautiful Rome offers a comfy, easy ride through the city streets.
    Andrew Hoyle.  CNET.  Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:45:43 +0000.
  • Norwegian Court Approves Extradition of Mullah Krekar, a Terror Suspect
    The mullah, an Iraqi formally known as Najmuddin Faraj Ahmad, faces charges in Italy. He has been accused of leading a militant group.
    Henrik Pryser Libell.  International Herald Tribune.  Wed, 29 Jun 2016 20:24:43 GMT.
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  • Africa: Brexit and EUexit
    [IPS] Rome -The Europeans went to bed Thursday night, with exit polls giving a comfortable margin of victory for those who wanted to Remain. The following morning they awakened to find that the real result was the opposite.
    All Africa.  Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:12:47 GMT.
  • Italy, Netherlands offer to share UN council seat
    Italy and the Netherlands agreed on June 28 to split their term on the UN Security Council after a tie in voting forced them to reach a compromise
    Hurriyet.  Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:41:00 +0200.
  • Italian Navy Recovers Migrant Shipwreck
    The Italian navy Wednesday was raising the wreckage of a boat, believed to have carried at least 700 African migrants, which sank in April 2015. ...
    Voice of America.  Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:28:03 -0400.
  • Netherlands, Italy to Share UN Security Council Seat
    The Netherlands and Italy took the rare step Tuesday of agreeing to share a two-year seat on the U.N. Security Council, after a contest that ended in a dead heat. After five rounds of voting, the countries were tied with 95 votes each. ...
    Voice of America.  Tue, 28 Jun 2016 20:15:02 -0400.
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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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