Minister Moavero Milanesi receives Denis Cavatassi at the Farnesina
Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Enzo Moavero Milanesi, received Denis Cavatassi today at the Farnesina. Mr. Cavatassi, who was arrested by Thai authorities in 2011 and sentenced to death in 2016 to be later acquitted by Bangkok's Supreme Court, returned to Italy from Thailand this morning.
"We followed his situation with the utmost attention since the very beginning. Today we are sharing his family's joy who can finally be reunited with him," said Minister Moavero Milanesi. Mr. Cavatassi, on his part, expressed his heartfelt gratitude to the Minister for the constant and effective assistance he has received from the Italian Foreign Ministry and the Italian Embassy in Bangkok during all these years.