Italy has jailed 207 mafia members and their accomplices in the country’s biggest mafia trial in more than 30 years.
Foreign news agencies reported that On Monday, November 20, 2023, an Italian court sentenced more than 200 Mafia members to prison terms of more than 2,200 years in the largest Mafia trial in more than 30 years, which began last month. January 2021
The trial targeting members of the Ndrangheta gang took place at a court in Lamezia Terme in Calabria. which is the home of this mafia group Over the course of nearly three years, more than 400 defense lawyers participated in the trial and approximately 900 witnesses testified before the trial ended on October 16.
Latest on Monday A panel of three judges read the sentences of all 338 defendants in about one hour and 40 minutes, and sentenced 207 defendants to prison terms. with various offenses including collusion with the Mafia, extortion, bribery and five murders, while more than 100 defendants have been found not guilty.
Among those sentenced were Saverio Razionele and Domenico Bonavota, local mafia bosses in Calabria. Both were sentenced to 30 years in prison, while Giancarlo Pittelli, a former parliamentarian from the Forza Italia party, was jailed for 11 years for conspiracy and referral. Information for the Mafia
Others jailed include former local police chief Giorto Naselli, former financial police chief Michel Marinaro, former mayor Gianluca Gallipo and Luigi Incarnato and Pi. Etro Giamborino, former local council member
The trial, known as Rinassita Scott, is named after U.S. Special Investigator Scott W. Sieben, who is credited with exposing drug cartel ties. Addiction in Colombia with the Drangheta gang
According to the Italian Anti-Mafia Directorate (DIA), the Drangheta gang is considered the most powerful Mafia gang in Italy. and is one of the most powerful criminal organizations in the world. It has thousands of members and a network of branches all over the world. and the lack of drug smuggling in Europe