Italian police have seized a large cache of combat weapons, including an air-to-air missile, in raids on far-right extremist groups.
The operation, led by a counter-terrorism police force in Turin, took place in several cities in northern Italy on Monday. Three men were arrested in the raids.
Officers found ammunition and firearms, including assault rifles and a submachine gun, as well as neo-Nazi paraphernalia, the police said in a statement.
In an airport hangar, police also found an air-to-air missile which the men were allegedly trying to sell. Italian media reported the missile had come from Qatar.
The police said the raids had been …read more
Source: European Voice