Riina acquitted in 1984 train massacre: 'Insufficient evidence'

Former Mafia boss of bosses Salvatore ‘Totò’ Riina was acquitted Tuesday of ordering a December 23, 1984 high-speed train bombing that killed 16 people and wounded 267 in an Apennine tunnel between Florence and Bologna. The motive behind the attack was to distract Italian security forces after the testimony of Cosa Nostra supergrass Tommaso Buscetta to antimafia prosecutor Giovanni Falcone […]

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