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Gentiloni: «Accord with Tripoli is possible» (Nazione-Carlino-Giorno)“Libya’s destiny depends on the Libyans. If a negotiated agreement is not reached, stability cannot be imposed from the outside. Our objective is to encourage an accord in any case; we are ready to lend a hand...
Minister Paolo Gentiloni visits AlgeriersThe flash mission’s purpose was to meet with the UN Secretary General’s Special Representative Bernardino Leòn, President of the General National Congress of Tripoli Nuri Abu Sahmain and Algerian Minister for...
Statute of Italian Development Cooperation AgencyThe statute governing the Italian Development Cooperation Agency was published today in the Official Journal. Publication marks a key stage in Italy’s Development Cooperation reform, which was launched in August...
Gentiloni: "Libyan bank should stop funds to those who oppose peace" (Corriere della Sera)“I believe that the offensive launched by Turkey against ISIS in northern Syria is important. The risk of Ankara’s involvement in the anti-Daesh [ISIS, editor’s note] coalition overlapping with the internal...
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Paolo Gentiloni

Hon. Paolo Gentiloni (born November 22, 1954 in Rome) is an Italian politician, member of the Democratic Party and former Italian Minister of Communications.

He is a professional Journalist and has a degree in political sciences.

He became spokesman for the Mayor of Rome in 1993 and was Jubilee and Tourism Councillor in the Rome City Council.

In 2001, he was elected Member of Parliament and was Chairman of the Broadcasting Services Watchdog Committee.

Between 2006 and 2008 he was Minister for Communications in Prime Minister Prodi’s government.

One of the 45 members of the National founding committee of the Democratic Party in 2007, he was re-elected in 2008 and 2013 to the Chamber of Deputies and has been member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs.


Minister Paolo Gentiloni