Posts Tagged ‘Rome’

Italy:Italian police detains 6 suspected rioters

Monday, October 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 17,2011

The Italian police have detained six people suspected of taking part in riots in Rome, local media report.

The policemen stopped the van with six people in which later they found black masks used by some protesters during riots last Saturday. Read more…

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Anti-greed protests rumble on + Related News

Sunday, October 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 16,2011
Tensions rise between NY police and protesters


Photo: EPA  

Some 250 protesters against corporate greed and social inequality have pitched tents outside St Paul’s Cathedral in London.

On Saturday, about two thousand Londoners took to the streets, together with almost one million people in a thousand other cities across Europe, North America, Australia and Asia. Read more…

Somali:FAO rallies global support against Horn of Africa hunger

Monday, July 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 25,2011
ROME, July 25 (Xinhua) — The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on Monday rallied global support for tackling the famine in the Horn of Africa that is affecting some 12 million people in the region. Read more…

Interview: Next Libya contact group meeting should focus on diplomatic solution: Italian expert

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 12,2011
ROME, July 11 (Xinhua) — The next meeting of Contact Group on Libya should boost diplomatic pressure against Gaddafi’s regime and focus on a concrete economic plan to pave way for transition, said an expert here Monday. Read more…

Italy:Military parade marks 150 years of Italy unification

Thursday, June 2, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June  2,2011
Italy is holding celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of the unification of the country. A military parade will be held today, with guardsmen, carabineers Read more…

Italy:Boat stranded near Italian port, 300 migrants saved

Sunday, May 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 8,2011

ROME, May 8 (Xinhua) — A boat carrying about 300 migrants was stranded in waters off the southern Italian port of Lampedusa on Sunday and many of them were thrown overboard, but eventually all the migrants were safe, Italian media reported.

The boat seemed at first to be heading for Malta but was escorted by a Maltese patrol ship toward the Read more…

Soomaaliya – Wasiirka Warfaafinta oo booqanaya Safaaradda Soomaaliya ee Talyaniga -SAWIRRO

Saturday, May 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 7,2011
by Abdirahim  Adde
Sawirrada Wasiirka Warfaafinta, Boostada iyo Isgaarsiinta, Mudane C/kariim Xasan Jaamac oo booqanaya Safaaradda Soomaaliya ee Talyaaniga.


Somali Information Minister visits Somali Embassy in Rome,Italy


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France wants Russia in Libya Contact Group

Thursday, May 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 5,2011

France wants Russia to join the Libya Contact Group, the country’s  Foreign Minister Alain Juppe stated in Rome on Thursday. He said that Russia and other parties concerned should be involved in the peaceful resolution of the Libyan conflict. Read more…

Italy tightens security following Gaddafi’s threats

Monday, May 2, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News May 2,2011

ROME, May 1 (Xinhua) — The Italian government on Sunday tightened security measures and anti-terrorism controls across the peninsula following Muammar Gaddafi’s recent threats against Italy. Read more…

Attempt to hijack plane to Libya thwarted: report

Monday, April 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 25,2011

ROME, April 24 (Xinhua) — A man on a flight from Paris to Rome on Sunday night attacked a hostess and tried to divert the flight to Tripoli, but he was stopped thanks to the rapid reaction of some flight attendants and passengers on board, Italian media reported. Read more…