Northern city of Magenta forced to remove exhibit of drawings by Palestinian children from program.
Sami and Selma Modiano, married 57 years, moved to tears at the community embrace at the Great Synagogue of Rome.
The Anticolis, for instance, had 13 children, of whom four would fight in WWI: yet they lost their citizenship and lives during WWII.
Pope Paul created the ghetto in 1555 to keep the Jews separate from Christians; it was to exist for over 300 years.
Exhibit entitled 'Israel Introduces Itself' put up at Terminal 3 of Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport.
The story of Noah’s Ark is usually accepted as allegorical, but could an ancient catastrophe lie behind the flood myth?
Rome's main ghetto was declared in 1555, when the pope decided to segregate Jews from Christians - and so was a second ghetto, that vanished from memory.
'We can’t be indifferent to the campaign of hatred which is causing terror attacks in Israel everyday,' says Jewish community leader Riccardo Pacifici.
The vast majority of this summer's anti-Semitic incidents in Italy – 17 total – were triggered by Israel’s fighting in Gaza, according to the report.
Prime minister implores participants of a government-sponsored program to spread the 'truth' about Israel in their home countries.