ITALY. The world of the Italian mafia “Ndrangheta”

By John Dickie The biggest cocaine smugglers in Europe are the 'Ndrangheta, a mafia from the "toe of Italy", Calabria. They may not be as well known as their Sicilian counterparts but their drugs and extortion business is worth billions of euros. When cornered their bosses hole up in secret bunkers. I don't think I've … Continue reading ITALY. The world of the Italian mafia “Ndrangheta”

ITALY. Mafia. Investigation Sparks Dozens of Arrests.

    CLAUDIO LAVANGA ROME — Politicians, public servants, professors and businessmen were among dozens of people arrested near the Italian city of Naples Wednesday accused of being part of a corruption and bid-rigging ring linked to the powerful Camorra local Mafia. A former mayor of Pompeii was among those targeted in early-morning raids in … Continue reading ITALY. Mafia. Investigation Sparks Dozens of Arrests.

Peter Stanco - We were made slaves. Journalistic investigation in Italy

ITALY. We were made slaves. Journalistic investigation in Italy.

by Peter Stano - Journalist That would expose the mafia and corruption tie   In Italia milioni di persone acquistano i prodotti nei supermercati del paese, dove nonostante i controlli vengono venduti generi alimentari prodotti e provenienti da Aziende Italiane e della Comunita' Europea, con condizioni sanitarie precarie creando una minaccia per la salute dei consumatori. … Continue reading ITALY. We were made slaves. Journalistic investigation in Italy.