Italians demand that retirement age be lowered forever

10.02.2019, Rome.

It is important to free up jobs for the youth; this is why Italians demanded at a 100,000-strong trade union rally in Rome that guarantees of lowering the retirement age be given, said Italian journalist Giulietto Chiesa in an interview with a Rossa Primavera News Agency correspondent on February 10. Contine reading

Campaign in support of Donbass launched in France and Italy

24.12.2017, DPR.

A campaign in support of children in Donbass was launched in the European Union’s countries on December 24, Donetsk News Agency informs citing the press service of the Foreign Affairs Ministry of the Donetsk People’s Republic (the DPR). Contine reading

Russian Defense Minister thanks Italians for monument to Russian officer killed in Syria

12.09.2017, Russia.

On September 11, Sergei Shoigu, the Russian Defense Minister, sent a letter of appreciation to residents of the Italian city of Vagli Sotto for the monument honoring Alexander Prokhorenko, a senior lieutenant and the Hero of the Russian Federation, who died in the Syrian Arab Republic, the Russian Defense Ministry states on its Facebook page. Contine reading

In Italy there is an urge to ban Facebook pages which justify fascism

26.04.2017, Italy.

On April 25, in her address to Facebook’s administration, Laura Boldrini, the President of the Chamber of Deputies of Italy, stated the need to ban the propaganda of fascist and Nazi ideas through the Facebook social network, reported the RIA Novosti news agency.

In Laura Boldrini’s address it is said that fascist manifestations, as well as all forms of fascist apologetics, are prohibited in Italy.  Laura Boldrini informed her audience that according to a survey which was conducted by the National Association of the Italian Partisans (ANPI), about 2700 Facebook pages in Italy are related to right-wing extremism. 300 of them are of an openly fascist nature. This is why the discussion has now become important. Since Facebook, as a social network, is one of the most important tools of youth communication, the existence of pro-fascist pages poses a real threat today, said the President of the Chamber of Deputies of Italy. Contine reading

Photo exhibition about the victims of the Ukrainian conflict opened in Turin

04.03.2017, Italy.

The “101 Lives” photography exhibition on the victims and destruction in Donbass opened in Turin on March 3rd, the Head of the Representative Office of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in Italy and the organizer of the event Mauricio Marrone announced. Contine reading

DPR diplomatic mission started working in Italy

15.12.2016, Italy.

Yesterday in Italian city of Turin the second diplomatic mission of Donetsk People’s Republic in the European Union started working. We congratulate our good friend, historian and journalist Eliseo Bertolasi, who, together with Mauricio Marrone, the member of the regional council of Piemonte, became the official representatives of DPR in Italy.

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