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Italy: Country in southern Europe
Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a country consisting of a peninsula delimited by the Alps and surrounded by several islands. Italy is located in south-central Europe, and is considered part of western Europe. A unitary parliamentary republic with Rome as its capital, the country covers a total area of 301,340 km2 (116,350 sq mi) and shares land borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, and the enclaved microstates of Vatican City and San Marino. Italy has a territorial enclave in Switzerland (Campione) and a maritime exclave in Tunisian waters (Lampedusa). With around 60 million inhabitants, Italy is the third-most populous member state of the European Union.

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Italy's left claims victory in battle with far-right for Tuscany [Video]

Italy's left claims victory in battle with far-right for Tuscany

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'We lost, that's clear': Italy's Salvini fails to make expected gains in regional elections [Video]

'We lost, that's clear': Italy's Salvini fails to make expected gains in regional elections

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Salvini votes in Italy's first COVID election

Leader of the far-right League party Matteo Salvini cast his vote on Monday for a constitutional referendum to reduce the number of lawmakers in the lower and upper house.

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Italy local elections: Far-right eyes Tuscany as Italy's left trembles [Video]

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Italians vote in first polls since lockdown [Video]

Italians vote in first polls since lockdown

Despite Italians generally approving of the government's response to the coronavirus pandemic, the ruling coalition is expected to make losses to the rightist opposition in a raft of regional votes...

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1,000 fans attend Parma-Napoli match as Italy ease COVID restrictions [Video]

1,000 fans attend Parma-Napoli match as Italy ease COVID restrictions

A crowd of 1,000 soccer fans are allowed to watch Parma v Napoli - Sunday is the first day fans are allowed to watch sports events in Italy since COVID-19 restrictions were introduced.

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Corona-mafia? Organised crime setting sights on EU Recovery Fund, experts warn [Video]

Corona-mafia? Organised crime setting sights on EU Recovery Fund, experts warn

Davide Del Monte urges to keep 'the eyes open' as Italy is set to get the largest share of the €750 billion EU Recovery Fund. #Coronavirus #Recovery FundView on euronews

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Small businesses in Italy look to EU recovery fund to stay afloat [Video]

Small businesses in Italy look to EU recovery fund to stay afloat

The EU has allocated €209 billion to Italy where thousands of people have lost their jobs, but small businesses are worried that they might be left out.View on euronews

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Berlusconi leaves hospital after COVID battle [Video]

Berlusconi leaves hospital after COVID battle

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi left hospital on Monday after overcoming coronavirus, saying he had survived "the most dangerous challenge" of his life.

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Italy reels as hundreds attend funeral of young black man brutally beaten to death [Video]

Italy reels as hundreds attend funeral of young black man brutally beaten to death

21-year-old Willy Monteiro Duarte was brutally beaten to death after intervening in a fight to help a friend. Premier Giuseppe Conte and Italy’s interior minister attended the funeral.View on..

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Four men arrested in southern Italy after two British teenagers sexually assaulted [Video]

Four men arrested in southern Italy after two British teenagers sexually assaulted

Police in southern Italy have arrested four men and are investigating another four on suspicion of sexually assaulting two British girls at a villa where a party was being held, authorities said on..

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British girls ‘gang-raped’ on holiday in Italy [Video]

British girls ‘gang-raped’ on holiday in Italy

Two British girls were allegedly gang-raped by eight young men at a partywhile on holiday in southern Italy. The attack is said to have taken place onMonday night at a villa in the town of Marconia di..

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Italy to reveal how it will spend €209bn of EU coronavirus recovery cash [Video]

Italy to reveal how it will spend €209bn of EU coronavirus recovery cash

Increasing the employment rate and boosting the green economy are among the main priorities.View on euronews

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Italy to reveal how it'll spend €209bn of EU coronavirus recovery cash [Video]

Italy to reveal how it'll spend €209bn of EU coronavirus recovery cash

Increasing the employment rate and boosting the green economy are among the main priorities.

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800 migrants removed from overcrowded asylum centre on island of Lampedusa [Video]

800 migrants removed from overcrowded asylum centre on island of Lampedusa

A migrant reception centre on the Italian island of Lampedusa is still hugely overcrowded despite the removal of 800 people on Saturday. The centre still has 500 migrants, when it is designed for a..

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New political party representing second-generation migrants launches in Italy [Video]

New political party representing second-generation migrants launches in Italy

The party is called 'Future is Now' and was founded by the son of two Morrocan migrants.View on euronews

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New political party fighting for migrant rights launches in Italy [Video]

New political party fighting for migrant rights launches in Italy

The party is called 'Future is Now' and was founded by the son of two Morrocan migrants.

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Retesting For COVID-19 Four Weeks Later May Help Limit Spread Of Virus [Video]

Retesting For COVID-19 Four Weeks Later May Help Limit Spread Of Virus

People with confirmed COVID-19 should be retested four weeks after symptoms first appear. This is to minimize their risk of spreading the virus, according to the authors of a new study. In more than..

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Lifting lockdowns, innovating against COVID and staycation trends [Video]

Lifting lockdowns, innovating against COVID and staycation trends

Business Line looks at why ending lockdown in the UK may not save some businesses; a Dubai-based initiative to help innovators get their COVID-fighting technologies to market; and, how an unexpected..

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Study provides hope for young women after heart attack [Video]

Study provides hope for young women after heart attack

Premenopausal women have good long-term outcomes after a heart-attack, according to late-breaking research. The research was presented at ESC Congress 2020. "Previous research has shown that women are..

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