Italian Mafia Takes Cues from Islamic State
Sporting beards and obsessed with death, a new generation of Italian Mafiosi is modelling itself on Islamic State jihadists in order to strike terror into the local population, according to Italian anti-Mafia officials.
Judge Nicola Quatrano calls them the “Baby Camorra,” a younger and more violent generation of Neapolitan Mafia members who are taking over from older bosses, while styling themselves as ruthless as ISIS militants.
The Camorra, a branch of the Italian Mafia whose hub is the city of Naples, are even taking fashion tips from Islamic extremists, with a number of their members wearing full beards reminiscent of the Taliban. – READ MORE