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Italian FM sends letter to Shoukry requesting legal residences of 5 Egyptian security officials to start Regeni trial in absentia
In Italian law, defendants must be notified of their indictment to be tried in absentia
19 June 2020
8 min read
How Italians locked down: Q&A with a doctor in Milan
"It feels like wartime"
16 March 2020
10 min read
4 years after Giulio Regeni killing, Egypt and Italy grow ties in spite of unresolved case
“2020 must be the year of truth, the year of Giulio Regeni.”
5 February 2020
9 min read
Palermo conference: Haftar invited to Tripoli, plan for 2nd Italian conference to discuss 2019 Libyan elections
LNA head Khalifa Haftar leaves Palermo conference with invitation to visit Triploli
13 November 2018
16 min read
Europe’s migration trade with Egypt
Sofian Philip Naceur and Tom Rollins
| Is cooperation between Egypt and the EU putting migrants at risk?
1 February 2017
13 min read
Border-crossing on the bride’s side
| On a film about a celebratory act of civil disobedience.
20 June 2014
conversations about the arts
22 min read
How to measure the Mediterranean
| Nothing really dies in Cairo, it's always circulating.
17 October 2013
The challenge of racism, misogyny and social justice in contemporary Europe
Notes on the Italian general election
12 March 2018
It is a tribute to Gramsci to identify the crisis. It is up to us to address it
8 June 2017
The first act of a future populist Italian government?
On the Italian constitutional referendum vote and rocky times ahead.
17 December 2016
6 min read
Despite backlash over Regeni case, Italian PM announces sale of warships to Egypt to proceed
15 June 2020
2 min read
Six Egyptian migrants drown off Sicilian port
11 August 2013
Sofian Philip Naceur
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