Leftist militant Battisti extradited to Italy after arrest in Bolivia

Italian former leftist guerrilla Cesare Battisti leaves the headquarters of the Federal Police in Sao Paulo March 13, 2015. REUTERS/Nacho Doce/Files

MILAN (Reuters) – Italian former leftist guerrilla Cesare Battisti, convicted of murder and on the run for almost four decades after escaping prison, was extradited to Italy after being arrested in Bolivia, officials said on Sunday. His extradition was confirmed in a statement from the Brazilian government, where Battisti lived for several years until recently […]

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