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Italian Navy takes action to prevent migrants arriving by boat

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 1:00pm 8/3/2017 at 1:00pm
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Italy has been struggling to deal with a flood of migrants from Libya and has received little to no help from the EU. This has led to strife, as we pointed out in earlier posts.

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Austria Threatens to Close Border After Italy Threat to Flood Europe With Libyan Migrants

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 10:00am 7/19/2017 at 10:00am
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In a recent post, we noted that Italy was considering closing its ports due to the overwhelming flood of migrants arriving from northern Africa.

Italy feels abandoned by the rest of Europe and even

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Italy threatens to flood Europe with Libyan migrants if other countries don’t help with problem

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 10:35am 7/16/2017 at 10:35am
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Italy is being overwhelmed by migrants from northern Africa due to its geographic location.

As we previously reported, the situation has become so bad that Italy has threatened to close its ports.

In order to get the rest of the EU to help, Italy is now threatening to just give these migrants, mostly...

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Italy Threatens to Close Ports Due to Overwhelming Flow of Migrants

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 10:00am 6/29/2017 at 10:00am
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Thousands of refugees have arrived in Italy over the last week prompting some leaders in the country to say they need to close their ports. Italy has been a popular landing spot for refugees due to its location just north of Libya.

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World’s Oldest Person Passes Away at 117

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 12:00pm 4/16/2017 at 12:00pm
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Emma Morano of Italy has passed away at the age of 117. She was the oldest living person in the world and the last person born in the 19th century. From the BBC:

Emma Morano was born on 29 November 1899 in the Piedmont region of Italy. She was officially the last...

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Italian Supervolcano is Rumbling

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at 1:30pm 12/27/2016 at 1:30pm
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While progressives decry fossil fuel use as the source of our climate change woes, Mother Nature may be presenting us a more serious, immediate and real threat.

Most Americans are familiar with our supervolcano in Yellowstone. However, there is one in Italy that shows signs of potential activity.

A massive supervolcano under the...

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Berlin Christmas Market Suspect Killed in Milan

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 23, 2016 at 10:00am 12/23/2016 at 10:00am

Authorities in Milan have killed the Tunisian man who drove a truck through a Christmas market in Berlin on Monday. The Wall Street Journal reported:

Italian police in the gritty Sesto San Giovanni neighborhood stopped Anis Amri just after 3 a.m. outside a train station for a routine check. When the officers...

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Another nail in coffin of EU? Italians Reject Key Referendum

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 5, 2016 at 11:00am 12/5/2016 at 11:00am

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has announced he will resign from his post after Italians rejected a referendum to amend the country’s 1948 constitution. Renzi said:

“Tomorrow the President of the Republic will have a meeting with me and I will hand in my resignation,” Renzi said. “I take on full responsibilities...

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Italy Shakeup? Polls Show No For Italy’s Referendum to Strengthen Government

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 3:00pm 11/19/2016 at 3:00pm

2016 has been a crazy year for governments with the United Kingdom voting to leave the European Union and Donald Trump winning the presidency here in the states. Now Italy is moving towards uncertainty as polls show Italians do not want Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s referendum.

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Will Brexit and Trump Effect Sweep Western World?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 9:00pm 11/13/2016 at 9:00pm
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The push back against the progressive left’s agenda that culminated in the election of President-elect Trump had been gaining steam for a while now and not just on this side of the Atlantic.

Faced with poor economic growth, an influx of refugees, a sense of losing their national identity, and a variety...

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Italian Lawmaker Wants to Jail Parents Who Feed Children a Vegan Diet

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 4:00pm 8/11/2016 at 4:00pm

Italian Member of Parliament Elvira Savino wants the government to jail parents who feed their children a vegan diet. She claims she has nothing against the vegan diet, which requires absolutely NO animal products:

“I just find it absurd that some parents are allowed to impose their will on children in an...

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Muslims in Italy, France Attend Mass to Show Solidarity

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 1, 2016 at 9:00am 8/1/2016 at 9:00am

Italian and French Muslims attended Catholic Mass to show solidarity after two ISIS terrorists executed Father Jacques Hamel in his church in northern France.

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Anti-EU Campaign Picks Up Ahead of Italy’s Constitutional Referendum in October

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 10:30am 6/29/2016 at 10:30am

While the doomsday scenario foretold by the EU campaigners and the liberal media of untold misery, political chaos and economic disaster befalling Britain — if the country votes to leave the EU — has yet to come to pass. Instead, the British stocks and pound have rallied back after tumbling down initially in the aftermath of the...

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Germany: Clash Between “Merkel Must Go” and “Nazis Out” Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 6:00pm 5/8/2016 at 6:00pm

There have been a number of anti-refugee protests in Germany over the past several months as Germans express their dissatisfaction with Angela Merkel’s disastrous “open door” policy for refugees flooding into Germany.

This weekend, there was a clash between “Merkel Must Go” protesters and pro-migrant “Nazis Out” protesters.

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