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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...
Demonstrator holds a placard reading "Resign" during a protest called "Let's stand for decency in Slovakia" in Bratislava

Largest Slovak Protests in Decades Ratchet Up Pressure on PM Fico

By Tatiana Jancarikova BRATISLAVA (Reuters) Tens of thousands of Slovaks rallied on Friday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Robert Fico's government following the...
Anti-Mafia Operation in Italy and Germany

Nearly 170 Arrested in Anti-Mafia Operation in Italy and Germany

By Philip Pullella ROME (Reuters) Nearly 170 people, including mayors, businessmen and local administrators, were arrested on Tuesday in a large anti-mafia blitz in Italy and...