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Italy police arrest alleged new mafia boss in Sicily

Italy Police Arrest Alleged New Mafia Boss in Sicily

By Wladimir Pantaleone PALERMO, Italy (Reuters)  Police arrested the suspected new head of the Sicilian mafia and 45 other alleged gangsters on Tuesday, dealing a major...
Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini takes part in the demolition of a villa built illegally by an alleged Mafia family in Rome

Italy’s Interior Minister Leads Demolition of Mafia Villa

ROME (Reuters)  Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Monday personally began the demolition of a luxury villa illegally built in Rome by the city's...
Pope Francis talks as he meets with young people at the Politeama square in Palermo

‘Brothers and Sisters’ of The Mafia, Repent, Pope Says in Sicily

By Philip Pullella PALERMO (Reuters) Pope Francis appealed to Sicily's Mafia on Saturday to abandon a life of crime and violence, saying the island needed "men...
People attend a protest rally in reaction to the murder of Slovak investigative reporter Jan Kuciak and his fiancee Martina Kusnirova, in Bratislava

Slovak Protesters Demand Police Chief Be Fired over Journalist’s Murder

By Tatiana Jancarikova BRATISLAVA (Reuters) Slovaks returned to the streets in their tens of thousands on Thursday, in one of the biggest demonstrations over the murder...
Pope Francis waves as he arrives to lead the Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican

Pope Says Mafiosi ‘Carry Death’, Can’t Call Themselves Christian

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) Pope Francis on Wednesday told members of the Mafia in Italy, where many go to Church and worship openly, that...
A cross is in the cemetery for the funeral of investigative reporter Jan Kuciak, who was murdered along with his fiance Martina Kusnirova, in the village of Stiavnik

Slovakia Releases Suspects Detained over Journalist’s Murder – Police

PRAGUE (Reuters)  Slovak authorities released all seven people detained in connection with the murder of an investigative journalist, a police spokeswoman said on Saturday Police detained...