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Scotland's independence referendum

Former Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta has warned that Scotland voting for independence would be a 'disaster' for Britain and the EU - @BBCNews

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International Organization for Migration

Survivors of a shipwrecked migrant boat that set off from Egypt estimate as many as 500 aboard could have died after traffickers rammed and sank their boat in the Mediterranean last week, the International Organization for Migration says; according to the survivors, those making crossing to Europe were Syrian, Palestinian, Egyptian and Sudanese - @AFP

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Fogliano Redipuglia, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, IT

Speaking during the homily of a Mass at Italy's largest war memorial, in Fogliano Redipuglia, Pope Francis says the spate of conflicts around the globe today are effectively a 'piecemeal' 3rd World War - @Reuters

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Photo: Tony-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris married his partner of more than 10 years, David Burtka, in Italy on Saturday - @eonline

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Bujumbura, Bujumbura Mairie, BI

3 Italian nuns found killed over the weekend in a parish in the north of Burundi's capital, officials and a priest in the African state say - @Reuters

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Lewis Hamilton wins Italian Grand Prix with Nico Rosberg in 2nd place - @guardian_sport

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Senior official: Ukraine to receive weapons, military advisers from 5 NATO states, including US - @Reuters

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air travel

Italy air traffic control strike to disrupt flights from UK; 4-hour stoppage will run from 11:30 to 15:30 BST - @BBCNews

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

New Russian sanctions package to be finalized by EU officials on Wednesday, decision by Friday, Italy's Mogherini says - @Reuters

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European Union

Polish PM Donald Tusk named European Council president and Italy FM Federica Mogherini new EU foreign policy chief - @BBCBreaking

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Russian troops entering Ukraine is 'an intolerable escalation' of the crisis there, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi tells Russian President Vladimir Putin by telephone - statement

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Confirmed: Liverpool F.C. have today completed the signing of Italy international Mario Balotelli from A.C. Milan - @LFC

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Italian striker Mario Balotelli reportedly headed to Liverpool - @NYTSports

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2 Italian Tornado jets collided in mid-air and plunged into a hillside in central Italy during a training exercise, air force says - @Reuters

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Ascoli Piceno, Marche, IT

Editor's note: Photo via @simopieranni reportedly shows aftermath of crash of 2 Italian Air Force jets near Ascoli Piceno, Italy. - Grace

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Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia runs aground

Italian authorities say they found bone fragments during a search of the shipwrecked Costa Concordia when the ship was brought to port for scrapping - @AP

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Italy financial crisis

Italy's economy has fallen back into recession, latest official figures show - @BBCNews

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#BREAKING: We need to help #Libyan institutes rise again, #Italy’s PM says - @AlArabiya_Eng



#BREAKING: #Egypt’s initiative is the only means to end the crisis in #Gaza, #Italy's PM says - @AlArabiya_Eng



#BREAKING: We need to cooperate with #Egypt to counter terrorism in #Libya, #Italy’s PM says http://t.co/OKhR9tFuLi - @AlArabiya_Eng