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Gariwo awarded with Menorah from Anticoli Prize

On the Day of Jewish Culture, the Holocaust Library of Fiuggi set up by historian Pino Pelloni bestowed on Gariwo the Menorah from Anticoli Prize.


A tree for Palmyra Martyr dr. Khalid Asaad

Corriere della Sera editorialist Antonio Ferrari remembered the great archaeologist slaughtered by the ISIS and demands a tree for him on Monte Stella hill. Gariwo joins his call and asks for City Hall to consent to hold such ceremony in September.


Erdoğan drags Turkey into a dangerous path

The aggressive anti-terror strategy launched by Erdoğan after Suruç suicidal bomb is dragging Turkey into a dangerous path and isolating pro-Kurdish HDP, which will find itself in a difficult position toward the radical segments of the movement, while the Kurdish peace process has failed, says political analyst Cengiz Aktar.


A home for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

"Campo Primavera", Spring Camp, a pilot project that combines crowdfunding and volunteering to help the Syrian refugees in Northern Lebanon build houses of clay and straw which are decorous, low-cost and ecologically sound, instead of the barracks, for a decent life.


Proposals for Turkish-Armenian dialogue

Gérard Malkassian is one of the promoters of call "We make a dream, together" that was launched on the centenary of the Armenian genocide. The text raised issues like the wish for a peaceful future based on dialogue for Turkey and Armenia, and stimulated a conversation with Gabriele Nissim on the possible reconciliation pathways for these two peoples.


Iran, a historic turning point

After over twenty months of negotiations, the nuclear deal with Iran was reached. It is an important agreement, with a foreseeably major impact on regional balances, the fight against international terror, the relations between Tehran and Washington and the Iranian economy. We talked about it with Antonio Ferrari, Corriere della Sera editorialist.


Persecutions, torture, massacres

the violation of human rights

Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, approved in Paris by the United Nations General Assembly on 10 December 1948, states: "All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood".The day before the General Assembly itself had approved in New York the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, which was defined as the intentional destruction, as a whole or in part, of"a national, ethnical, racial or religious group", with the well-known exclusion of the political groups due to the opposition of the Eastern Bloc countries, which feared being charged for persecuting their foes (the so-called enemies of the people who were condemned to forced labour in the Gulag camps).

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