More than a dozen tombstones at the Jewish section of Milan's main cemetery were vandalized.
Milan's Jewish community has condemned a meeting of European extreme right-wing movements due to be held at a Milan hotel Friday and Saturday.
Police in northern Italy have arrested a Morocco-born man suspected of planning terrorist attacks on the Milan synagogue and other targets.
A 10-day exhibition celebrating Israel will go ahead as planned in downtown Milan despite protests from pro-Palestinian activists. Milan city authorities on Tuesday confirmed that the exhibition, called "Unexpected Israel," will take place June 12-23 in the piazza outside Milan's cathedral and will not be moved to another location for security reasons as had been suggested earlier in the week.
An exhibition showcasing the work of 45 Israeli designers will be featured at the International Furniture Salon trade fair in Milan.
It's midnight in Milan and we're in a taxi racing through the streets to our hotel. We've just arrived from Los Angeles. We're hazy and tired from a 24-hour trip that should have taken us 15 and from spending too many hours delayed in Heathrow Airport, with nothing to do but sit on our luggage.