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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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Drums of war again, in Europe

Just a few weeks ago, as Europeans in several countries put their furious debates about masks and corona appsinto higher gear, Turkey and Greece almost came to blows in the Aegean Sea.

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