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14/5/1917 The Battle of Otranto

On land the Italians are making their tenth attempt to break through the Austro-Hungarian defences at the Isonzo. At sea though it is Austria-Hungary which is attacking. 197 more words

First World War

NATO Maps The Pattern Of Life In The Med

NATO Maritime Command has started a focused operation to map, patterns of life in the Mediterranean.

This focused operation is led by Captain Emre Sezenler, Commodore of 2. 324 more words

Turkish Navy

11/12/1916 Italy loses a battleship and a general

Since Italy joined the war, the Italian navy has been supported by ships from France and Britain in its efforts to keep the Austro-Hungarian fleet bottled up in the upper Adriatic. 93 more words

First World War

Crafting in Italia and Starting up

Well my 5 years of living in Italy is coming up. I think I’ve got a hang on things, I know the ropes, I know that a place like Michaels craft store non esiste. 1,099 more words

Life In Italy

Dramatic photos show refugees fleeing Libya being rescued at sea

Hundreds of migrants were pulled to safety from overcrowded dinghies by a Spanish humanitarian organization off the coast of Libya. 7 more words

Migrant Crisis

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Italian helicopter cruiser, C-550 ITS Vittorio Veneto in Istanbul. She visited Istanbul a few times before being decommissioned in 2003. I have no date for this photo but it looks like late 1990’s.

Bosphorus

Italian Navy, Coastguard Rescue 4,500 Migrants

Around 4,500 migrants have reportedly been rescued, from dozens of small boats, by the Italian navy and coastguard, in the Mediterranean Sea, during the course of Thursday. 97 more words

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