View Full Version : Did Berlusconi reach power with the financial support of the Mafia ?

30-06-06, 20:14
This is what the Economist suggest in its article Italy and the Mafia : Murky goings-on (http://www.economist.com/world/europe/displaystory.cfm?story_id=7114492).

Berlusconi's close associate and co-founder of the Forza Italia party is now fighting a court prosecution accusing him of association with the Mafia, which could cost him up to 11 years in jail.

To be continued...