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  1. Police arrest 45 people in Ndrangheta opRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | ANSA.it

    Reggio Calabria, August 2 - Carabinieri police in Reggio Calabria on Thursday carried out an operation to arrest 45 people accused of mafia association, international drug trafficking, extortion and attempted murder, among others charges, on behalf of two local 'Ndrangheta clans. The operation, coordinated by the DDA anti-mafia investigative unit, followed a year-long probe that led earlier this month to the arrest of 32 people.

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  2. Exploited, hated, killed: The lives of African fruit pickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    Filling a crate with oranges earns him one euro during the harvest season, which runs from November until March. If he's lucky, a nine-hour workday in the biting winter of the vast Gioia Tauro Plain will bring in 25 euros.

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  3. Lessons from the case against the Calabrian mafia: Organized crime is global, and flourishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2018 | Salon.com

    I went to Sicily to report on the migrant crisis and quickly learned the mafia was making a massive profit from it In the spring of 2015, I flew to Sicily to report a story about the European migration crisis. Then, as now, hundreds of thousands of migrants from Africa and the Middle East were crowding into small fishing boats and flimsy rubber dinghies in Libya, Egypt and Turkey and setting out across the Mediterranean for Europe.

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  4. Italian official warns migrant ships not to dock as migrant supporters rally in RomeRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2018 | WAAY

    Italy's hard-line, anti-immigration interior minister, Matteo Salvini, on Saturday warned ships carrying migrants as part of a humanitarian mission not to try to dock in Italy, even as crowds rallied in Rome in solidarity with migrants. Salvini, the leader of Italy's League party, was instrumental in blocking a ship carrying hundreds of rescued migrants from docking this week in his country.

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  5. Italian official warns migrant ships not to dockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Italy's hard-line, anti-immigration interior minister, Matteo Salvini, on Saturday warned ships carrying migrants as part of a humanitarian mission not to try to dock in Italy, even as crowds rallied in Rome in solidarity with migrants. Salvini, the leader of Italy's League party, was instrumental in blocking a ship carrying hundreds of rescued migrants from docking this week in his country.

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  6. Italian racist mafioso murders refugee from war-torn MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | Dear Kitty

    Migrant workers went on strike on Monday in the southern Italian town of San Ferdinando following the killing of a worker from Mali . Sacko Soumayla was shot dead on Saturday, reportedly while picking up some metal sheeting in an abandoned factory with two other men.

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  7. 'Ndrangheta drugs fugitive caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | ANSA.it

    Reggio Calabria, December 20 - Italian police on Wednesday caught a member of the Calabria-based 'Ndrangheta mafia on the run since November from a warrant for drug trafficking. The man was named as Domenico Pep, 62, from Rosarno in Calabria.

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  8. 7 arrested for exploiting Nigerian womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | ANSA.it

    Catanzaro, December 19 - Carabinieri police on Tuesday arrested seven people, an Italian and six Nigerian nationals, in the Calabrian cities of Lamezia Terme and Rosarno and in Livorno, Tuscany, on charges of organizing an illegal immigration and prostitution ring. According to investigators, coordinated by DDA anti-mafia police in Catanzaro, the suspects were able to bring into the country dozens of Nigerian women and then forced them to become prostitutes with violence, threats and "voodoo/juju" black magic rites, to repay what they said was the cost of their trip, or about 30,000 euros.

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