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U.K Government Release Latest Travel Advice for Ukraine

Well the FCO have released the latest travel advice for Ukraine and it makes for a rather interesting read.  Reading between the lines one could think this is the FCO firing a few warning shots (excuse the pun) at those of us who want to document both sides of this conflict. 263 more words

Ukraine

Alitalia (3rd) (Societa Aerea Italiana) Airbus A330-202 I-EJGA (msn 825) FCO (Stefan Sjogren). Image: 938737.

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Airbus A330-202

Exclusive: How the UK are trying to Stop my Work: Full Story

I’ve never really blown this up before, because I generally believe in getting on with my work without fuss. However, to pre-empt anything which may be, I believe it’s time to get this in the public domain. 1,490 more words

Donbass

Hero Brit & Italian die in beach rescue, in Italy

A British man and an Italian beach worker have died at an southern Italian beach after they went to help the tourist’s daughter who got into difficulties in rough seas.  141 more words

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Thai Airways International Airbus A350-941 HS-THB (msn 044) FCO (Stefan Sjogren). Image: 938658.

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Airbus A350-941

Death of Liu Xiaobo

Nobel Peace Prize laureate hastily buried at sea

On Thursday, the Chinese dissident, Liu Xiaobo died of liver cancer.  He had been in prison since 2008 mainly because he argued for greater democracy in China and was convicted of ‘inciting subversion’.  901 more words

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Do You Really Know FCO?

Looking back over the years, since my junior year of college in Rome, I’ve probably landed or taken off from FCO more than 40 times. The formal name of Rome’s largest airport is the Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, but to many, the Rome Fiumicino Airport is simply known as FCO, short for Fiumicino. 812 more words

My Blog About Italy

stellalucentellc reblogged this on Conversational Italian! and commented:

We all have flown in and out of Fiumicino airport just outside Rome at one time or another. But the town is a wonderful place to visit as well! Read all about the wonderful experiences of one blogger and plan to stay for a while on your next trip to see for yourself!