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Mafia fugitives nabbed in global drugs, arms smuggling sting

Mafia fugitives nabbed in global drugs, arms smuggling sting

Six alleged members of the powerful Italian mafia group 'Ndrangheta have been arrested in Albania, Argentina and Costa Rica for suspected drugs and weapons smuggling, police agency Interpol said Friday.

op Italian 'Ndrangheta Mafia boss escapes from prison in Uruguay

op Italian 'Ndrangheta Mafia boss escapes from prison in Uruguay

Italian mafia boss Rocco Morabito has fled prison in the Uruguayan capital Montevideo, where he was awaiting extradition to Italy, the interior ministry announced Monday.

Italy smashes gambling ring of united mafias

Italy smashes gambling ring of united mafias

Italy's anti-mafia police arrested 68 suspected mobsters Wednesday in a vast international blitz on organised crime groups that had joined forces to make millions of euros through online gambling.