Friday, February 28, 2014
Sicilian Mafia Sent Hit Man To Whack Giuliani
Andy Soltis at the New York Post offers a piece on the Sicilian Cosa Nostra's assassination plans for Rudy Giuliani.
The head of the Sicilian mafia sent a hit man to America to arrange the murder of Rudy Giuliani in the 1980s, Italian news media reported.
“Boss of bosses” Salvatore Riina targeted Giuliani because of his friendship with an anti-mafia judge in Sicily, Giovanni Falcone.
The plot to kill Giuliani, while he was US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, came to light during a trial in Sicily in which former Italian government officials are accused of agreeing to a peace pact with the mob in the 1990s.
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