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Fugitive Italian ex-militant Battisti extradited from Bolivia

Fugitive Italian ex-militant Battisti extradited from Bolivia

Former communist militant Cesare Battisti was due to land in Rome on Monday after an international police squad tracked the Italian down and arrested him in Bolivia, ending almost four decades on the run.

Italian ex-militant Battisti arrested in Bolivia

Italian ex-militant Battisti arrested in Bolivia

Cesare Battisti, an Italian sought by Rome for four murders attributed to a far-left group in the 1970s, was arrested in Bolivia and will be extradited to Brazil and then likely to Italy, a senior aide to Brazil's new president said Sunday.