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Italian Prime Minister Makes First Official Trip to Tunisia

“New Italy PM makes Tunisia his first official trip abroad,” from the Middle East Online: Italy’s newly appointed Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visited Tunisia on Tuesday in his first official trip abroad, saying the Mediterranean should be the heart of … Continue reading

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Debate: Fortress Europe, Migration, and Lampedusa

Finally, France 24 has a good debate regarding Lampedusa, migration, and the European Union. Catch part 1 and part 2 here. Key topics/points discussed in the debate: Frontex, in the third quarter of 2011, reported that 38,000 migrant were detected … Continue reading

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