Italy recalls ambassador from Egypt in protest over slain student

Italian ambassador to Egypt Maurizio Massari arrives on February 4, 2016 to a morgue where the body of Italian student Giulio Regeni was brought after it was found earlier on the outskirts of the Egyptian capital CairoItaly on Friday recalled its ambassador to Egypt for consultations in protest over the lack of progress in a probe into the fate of murdered Cambridge student Giulio Regeni. The move came after two days of talks between Egyptian and Italian investigators in Rome ended without a resolution of tensions between the two countries over the fate of 28-year-old Regeni, whose tortured and mutilated body was discovered outside Cairo on February 3. “We want only one thing, the truth about what happened to Giulio,” Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said in a tweet.

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