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Italy’s strengthening relations with Indonesia

  • Vittorio Sandalli

Jakarta   /   Tue, June 2 2020   /  02:25 am

On June 2, Italy celebrates its National Day, the anniversary of the 1946 referendum when the Italian people, after the tragedy of the World War, voted for the republican order for the nation.This year the commemoration occurs while the world is facing one of the greatest challenges of our time, the pandemic, which is causing tremendous suffering and a loss of human lives, a decline in world wealth and the impoverishment of families in most regions of the planet. Italy was hit hard by the pandemic and had to be the first to react in Europe, implementing a series of rapid and bold measures of isolation of people and containment of the spread of infections, a scheme that has served as an example for many countries.The values of civilization and solidarity, as well as the quality of scientific research, innovation and creativity which embody the Italian identity, are expected to offer an ef...