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Italy

In post-election Italy, violent racist attacks becoming routine

Minorities including a one-year-old Roma child shot following far-right gains, but discrimination often unacknowledged.

In post-election Italy, violent racist attacks becoming routine

Roma

Hundreds of Roma forcibly evicted from camp in Rome

Evictions in the Italian capital took place despite the European Court of Human Rights ruling against the expulsions.

Hundreds of Roma forcibly evicted from camp in Rome

Italy

A traditional Nigerian leader took on traffickers. Has it helped?

The Oba of Benin threatened those manipulating women with black magic curses, bringing a moment of relief in Italy.

A traditional Nigerian leader took on traffickers. Has it helped?

Europe

Racist attacks in Italy: 'The problem did not start today'

As migrants are abused, an Italian-Ivorian trade unionist leads movement for workers' rights and against discrimination.

Racist attacks in Italy: 'The problem did not start today'

Europe

Will populists put Italy on collision course with Europe?

After months of political deadlock, Giuseppe Conte is sworn in as prime minister of Italy's first populist government.

Will populists put Italy on collision course with Europe?

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'