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Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte met President Trump during his visit to the United States of America (Washington July 30th, 2018)
Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte met President Trump during his visit to the United States of America (Washington July 30th, 2018)

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The Thirteenth U.S.-Italy Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology
The Thirteenth U.S.-Italy Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology12/08/2018

The thirteenth U.S.-Italy Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology (JCM)convened December 3-6 in Washington, DC, culminating in the signing of a jointdeclaration at the U.S. Department of State. Italian and U.S. governmentagencies and research organizations met throughout the week to discussadvancements, continued...

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Celebrations for the 70th anniversary of the Fulbright Program in Italy
Celebrations for the 70th anniversary of the Fulbright Program in Italy12/07/2018

Washington DC, December 6, 2018 - On Tuesday December 11, 2018 at 6 pm, the Embassy of Italy in Washington, D.C. and the United States Department of State will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Fulbright Program in Italy. Since its inception in 1948, the Program has greatly contributed to fostering and strengthening...

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Message from the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella, on the passing of President George H.W. Bush
Message from the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella, on the passing of President George H.W. Bush12/01/2018

H.E. Donald J. Trump President of the United States of America Washington D.C. I have learned with profound sadness of the passing of President George H. W. Bush and I wish to offer you, the Bush family and the friendly American people my personal feelings of sincere and wholehearted condolences, along with those of...

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“Artists in Residence” opening of Kikki Ghezzi’s exhibition “The magical cherry tree” a Villa Firenze.
“Artists in Residence” opening of Kikki Ghezzi’s exhibition “The magical cherry tree” a Villa Firenze.11/30/2018

Washington DC, November 30, 2018 - Milanese artist Kikki Ghezzi’s works are on display at the Residence of the Italian Ambassador to the United States, Armando Varricchio. The exhibition was inaugurated yesterday, and it is part of the “Artists in Residence” series. Ambassador Varricchio launched this i...

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Space and the space economy increasingly at the core of the relations between Italy and the United States.
Space and the "space economy" increasingly at the core of the relations between Italy and the United States.11/29/2018

Washington DC, November 29, 2018 - Space, cooperation in the space field, and the so-called "space economy" represent an increasingly important element in the relations between Italy and the USA, as underlined by Prime Minister Conte and President Trump at the White House at the end of July. This was highlighted during...

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The Ambassador of Italy visits the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (November 22-24, 2018).
The Ambassador of Italy visits the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (November 22-24, 2018).11/27/2018

The Ambassador of Italy to the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, Armando Varricchio, made an institutional visit to the capital Nassau, where he met Prime Minister Hubert Alexander Minnis, assisted by the Minister of Finance, Marlon Johnson, and the Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Jack Thompson. The meetings reaffirmed the excellent...

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November 25th - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
November 25th - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women11/25/2018

To celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Italy reaffirms its strong commitment to promoting gender equality and combating all forms of discrimination and violence against women, which is among its priorities also in view of its three-year term on the United Nations Human Rights Council...

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