Italian pavilion in Dubai lit up in tribute to Sassoli


(ANSAmed) – DUBAI, JANUARY 11 – The Italian pavilion at
Expo Dubai 2020 was lit up Tuesday to salute European Parliament
President David Sassoli who has died at the age of 65. “Grazie
David Sassoli” was the illuminated message on the façade of the

“We are getting very many messages of sympathy from all the
general commissioners of the Expo, a thing that has struck us
very much,” said Italy’s Commissioner General Paolo Glisenti.

“We decided to remember David Sassoli on the façade of the
Pavilion because he was a great pro-European and an Italian with
a global vision. And in a global event like Expo, we thought it
was right to remember him for all our visitors who pass in front
of our façade today, as a sign of esteem, respect and
recognition for all that he did”. (ANSAmed).