italy

Far right

Italian Police Found an 11-foot Missile and Nazi Propaganda During a Far-Right Raid

Somehow it gets weirder.
Tim Hume
7.16.19
italy

It Sure Looks Like Italy’s Far-Right Ruling Party Tried to Take a Cash Infusion From Russia

Italian prosecutors are investigating after audio was released of a meeting between Russian officials and an aide to the Italian deputy PM.
David Gilbert
7.12.19
italy

Italy’s Hard-line Anti-Migrant Interior Minister Is Going Postal Over a Rescue Boat

The 31-year-old captain hit a police boat as she defied the law and brought migrants ashore
Tim Hume
7.3.19
Libya

The U.N. Says Europe’s Refugee Policies Just Led to the Deaths of 40 Migrants in Libya

Footage of the aftermath showed body parts and migrants’ belongings strewn among the rubble.
Tim Hume
7.3.19
migration

This Rescue Ship Is Docking in Italy, Regardless of What Salvini Says

“This is not a game, we’re not playing. We need to get these people off this ship”
Tim Hume
6.28.19
migration

He Saved Thousands of Lives in the Mediterranean. That Could Land Him in Jail for 20 Years.

Italy is waging a relentless campaign to stop the charity-run ships that are rescuing migrants.
Tim Hume
6.19.19
migration

Italy's Far-Right Interior Minister Wants to Send a Boat Full of Migrants Back to a War Zone

Matteo Salvini, an anti-immigration hardliner, vowed that their rescue ship would not be allowed to dock in his country’s ports.
Tim Hume
6.14.19
Recipe

Stuffed Mussels (Cozze Ripiene)

These mussels are stuffed with fresh breadcrumbs and tuna, then baked with tomatoes in their shells.
Katie Parla
5.10.19
Munchies

Restaurant Refuses to Grate Cheese for Customer's Seafood Dish, Calls it an 'Obscene Request'

Don't order cheese on your crab pasta unless you want an Italian chef to tell you to “try Parmesan on cow dung."
Jelisa Castrodale
4.30.19
Recipe

Tuna alla Bolognese Recipe

Not your typical bolognese.
Luca Giovanni Pappalardo
4.26.19
Hacking

Hacking Team’s New Owner: ‘We’re Starting From Scratch’

The head of Memento Labs, the new company that acquired infamous spyware vendor Hacking Team, admitted there’s a lot to do to recover after the 2015 breach and the damage to its reputation. But he believes it can compete against market leaders NSO Group.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.18.19
Food

Crackdown on Century Eggs in Italy Sparks Outcry in China

“Foreigners are clueless when it comes to food,” said one Chinese social media user.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.17.19
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