Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi says all Italians must fight to secure 'rights for homosexuals.'
If Italy's supreme constitutional court decides that a transgender woman can stay legally married to her wife after transitioning, they could be the first married same-sex couple in Italy.
A court ruling in the city of Grosseto could have big implications for LGBT people in Italy.
The Kremlin made the announcement following a summit of the two countries last week.
Approximately 500 people rallied outside Rome's Colosseum Wednesday night with candles to mourn the recent deaths of several young gay people and call for an end to Italian homophobia.