2014 in Italy

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Events in the year 2014 in Italy.




  • 15 January - Italy says that it will use the Italian Army against the mafia who are accused of dumping toxic waste in Naples.
  • 25 January - A vial containing drops of late Pope John Paul II's blood is stolen from the Church of San Pietro della Ienca in Abruzzo.



  • 12 April – An anti-austerity protest in Rome turns violent, 80 people being injured in clashes between angry protesters and riot police.[3][4]



  1. ^ Laura Smith-Spark, Barbie Latza Nadeau, Hada Messia (14 February 2014). "Italy's Prime Minister Enrico Letta resigns". CNN. 
  2. ^ "Enrico Letta to resign: Italy faces its third administration in a year". Euronews. 14 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "Violence as thousands march in Rome against austerity". RT. 12 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Anti-austerity protest in Rome, Italy turns violent". CTV News. 12 April 2014.