Pages, tagged as «Italy»

The EU tries to stem migrant flow

In the European Union, migration crisis points to deeper internal political problems, RISS expert Oksana Petrovskaya commented on the Final Declaration of the EU Summit in Brussels. “The text of the Declaration has proved to be full of general phrases. A single decision hasn’t been accepted: the Europeans agreed that it is necessary to strengthen the external borders, to allocate more money to support the Frontex system, to save refugees who may die in the Mediterranean Sea, to create special regional camps for their distribution, but all this is on an entirely voluntary basis,” she explained.

RISS delegation headed by Director L.P.Reshetnikov visits Italy

On October 12-18, 2015, at the invitation of the University of Piza delegation of the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies consisting of Director of the Institute L.P.Reshetnikov, chief editor of the journal «National Strategy Issues» А.А.Kurtov, Advisor to the RISS Director S.S. Krivosheev, head of the Ural Regional Information and Analytical Centre D.S.Popov, head of the Sector of the Central Asian Research D.А.Alexandrov, head of the administrative department Е.А.Voloskova visited Italy.

Italy, European Union defend pirates

Italy and the European Union have warned that if the two Italians who shot dead two Indian fishermen were tried under the anti-piracy and anti-terror legislation, Delhi would face serious problems in its relations with the EU.