Ylenia Gostoli

Ylenia Gostoli

Italy

Lawyers pin blame for deaths of 20 migrants at sea on Italy

Lawyers allege Italy is responsible for the deaths of 20 asylum seekers off the coast of Libya last November.

Lawyers pin blame for deaths of 20 migrants at sea on Italy

Europe

Italian court rules Iuventa rescue vessel will remain impounded

Supreme Court decision is a renewed blow to nongovernmental organisations operating in the Mediterranean.

Italian court rules Iuventa rescue vessel will remain impounded

France

Refugees hoping to reach France find solidarity in the Alps

The resort town of Claviere in the Italian Alps is being used as a staging point for refugees trying to reach France.

Refugees hoping to reach France find solidarity in the Alps

Italy

NGOs warn of intimidation as Italy seizes migrant rescue ship

Vessel refused to hand refugees to Libyan coastguard and docked in Italy, where officials opened probe against crew.

NGOs warn of intimidation as Italy seizes migrant rescue ship

Refugees

Italy to temporarily close Lampedusa 'hotspot' refugee centre

Lampedusa refugee centre to be closed for 'renovation work' following protests over dire conditions and rights abuses.

Italy to temporarily close Lampedusa 'hotspot' refugee centre

Italy

Protests and questions over killing of Senegal migrant Idy Diene

In a tragic turn, victim was murdered just over five years after his cousin was shot dead by a far-right gunman.

Protests and questions over killing of Senegal migrant Idy Diene

Italy Elections 2018

Power to the People: Left-wing party challenges 'racist logic'

Led by young people eager to help migrants, new Italian movement aims to fill gap in leftist politics as fascism rises.

Power to the People: Left-wing party challenges 'racist logic'

The Far Right

In their words: African victims of far-right gun attack

As thousands protest against fascism, three of six injured victims targeted by a far-right gunman talk to Al Jazeera.

In their words: African victims of far-right gun attack

Palestine

How the internet 'punishes' Palestinians

Tech giants Google, Airbnb and PayPal accused of shaping false narratives with policies in Palestinian territories.

How the internet 'punishes' Palestinians

Palestine

Palestinians fight Facebook, YouTube censorship

Steps taken to document 'imbalance' between censoring of Israeli and Palestinian content on social media platforms.

Palestinians fight Facebook, YouTube censorship

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Search for justice drags on for slain Palestinian teen

Parents of teenager shot dead by Israeli soldier four years ago continue to wait for sentencing while killer walks free.

Search for justice drags on for slain Palestinian teen

Palestine

How Israel is targeting Palestinian institutions

Recent raid of Arab Studies Society's Jerusalem office highlights a long-standing problem, rights groups say.

How Israel is targeting Palestinian institutions