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Activists throw soup on Van Gogh’s painting in Rome

Activists throw soup on Van Gogh’s painting in Rome

Environmental activists protesting the development of new oil and gas fields throw vegetable soup on Vincent van Gogh's The Sower painting at an exhibition in Rome, the newspaper il Messaggero informs. The action carried out by four …

Azerbaijani wrestling team wins gold at European Championship

Azerbaijani wrestling team wins gold at European Championship

Wrestling team of Azerbaijan has won two gold medals at the European Youth Championship (U-20) in Rome. Azerbaijani wrestler Nihad Guluzade (55 kg) defeated Frenchman Aivil Fuake (9:0) and Ukrainian Mykola Khavritsky (3:1). Guluzade, …

Kyrgyzstan opens embassy in Italy

Kyrgyzstan opens embassy in Italy

The official opening ceremony of the Embassy of Kyrgyzstan in Rome was held on November 9, the Foreign Ministry of Kyrgyzstan said. The opening ceremony was attended by Foreign Minister Ruslan Kazakbaev, Italian Vice Minister for …

Erdogan completes meeting with Biden

Erdogan completes meeting with Biden

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with his American counterpart Joe Biden on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Rome, Anadolu Agency reports. The talks between the heads of state were held in a closed format and lasted about 70 …

Erdogan-Biden summit kicks off in Rome

Erdogan-Biden summit kicks off in Rome

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting with American leader Joe Biden on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Rome, Anadolu Agency reports. It is noted that the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the republic, Mevlut Cavusoglu, is …

G20 summit kicks off in Rome

G20 summit kicks off in Rome

The Group of 20 (G20) leading industrialized nations begin a two-day summit in Rome on Saturday with climate action and the COVID-19 pandemic set to dominate the talks, Deutsche Welle informs. The G20 bloc, which …

Azerbaijan invited to attend G20 Summit in Italy

Azerbaijan invited to attend G20 Summit in Italy

Azerbaijan has been invited to take part in the next G20 Summit, according to Inter Press Service (IPS). Until now, 38 countries have been invited, from Azerbaijan to Chad, from Denmark to Laos, from Sweden to Zimbabwe. The …

Ennio Morricone passes away

Ennio Morricone passes away

Italian composer Ennio Morricone, one of the world's best-known and most prolific film composers, has died in Rome, Italian news agency ANSA said on Monday. Morricone, who was 91, died in hospital in Rome where he was being …

Colosseum in Rome to reopen from June 1

Colosseum in Rome to reopen from June 1

The Colosseum in Rome will reopen on 1 June, after being closed for more than two months due to the Covid-19 pandemic. With over 7 million visitors a year, the Colosseum is one of Rome’s major tourist attractions. The Flavian …

 Russia-U.S. consultations on Venezuela held in Rome

Russia-U.S. consultations on Venezuela held in Rome

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov held consultations in Rome with U.S. Special Envoy Elliott Abrams on the situation in Venezuela. According to the source in the Russian delegation, …

CSKA Moscow defeated by Italy’s Roma 0-3 in Rome

CSKA Moscow defeated by Italy’s Roma 0-3 in Rome

Italy’s Roma has defeated Russia’s CSKA Moscow 3-0 in a round three of the UEFA Champions League group stage match yesterday in Rome. The goals were scored by Edin Dzeko in the 30th and 43rd minutes and …

'Azerbaijani Room' opened at FAO Headquarters in Rome

'Azerbaijani Room' opened at FAO Headquarters in Rome

Opening of the 'Azerbaijani Room' took place at the Headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome yesterday. The opening ceremony was attended by Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev …

Georgian President leaves for Italy

Georgian President leaves for Italy

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has left on an official working visit to Italy. President of Italy Sergio Mattarella will host Margvelashvili at an official welcoming ceremony, which will be …