Italy seized €4 billion in mafia assets last year
16.08.12 @ 09:37
Italy's ministry of interior announced on Wednesday that in 2011 it seized over €4 billion worth of property and assets belonging to the Mafia. Italian police also arrested some 2,000 people affiliated with Mafia activities. Around €1.6 billion was confiscated in Sicily alone. Campania and Calabria are also Mafia hotspots.