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Italian court tells Facebook to reopen fascist party's account

A court in Rome ruled on Thursday that Facebook must reactivate the account of the neo-fascist party CasaPound and pay the group €800 for each day the account has been down, the Guardian writes. The judge concluded that the party was "excluded (or extremely limited) from the Italian political debate". CasaPound was founded in the late 1990s as a pro-Mussolini drinking club. Facebook is looking at the issue.

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Expect Czech EU presidency to downgrade V4 priorities

The Czech Republic is already in the throes of an extremely difficult period — several waves of Covid, high inflation, energy fears, an influx of Ukrainian refugees and a Prague corruption scandal. Now it has the EU presidency.

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