Mafia clan ran migrant centre for ten years, say Italian police

Italian police say they have made 68 arrests and dismantled a leading mafia clan that ran a leading reception centre for migrants for ten years, creaming off state funds.

Those held after early morning raids are said to belong to the Arena clan of the ‘Ndrangheta, Italy’s most powerful organised crime group. They reportedly include a local priest and the head of a Roman Catholic association that runs the centre in Isola Capo Rizzuto.

The operation follows a series of investigations by the mediā€¦
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