Italian military police Carabinieri march during a military parade. Violent anarchist attacks have led the Interior Ministry to rely on the army for protection.(Getty Images)
Italian military police Carabinieri march during a military parade. Violent anarchist attacks have led the Interior Ministry to rely on the army for protection.
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Italy Calls in the Army to Protect Tax Collectors

May 18, 2012  •  From theTrumpet.com
Anarchist attacks increase as Italy struggles with 30 percent youth unemployment.
 

Italy’s Interior Minister Anna Maria Cancellieri announced May 13 that Equitalia, the private company that collects taxes, and Finmeccanica, an aerospace and defense conglomerate, may receive military protection after they were attacked by anarchists.

Cancellieri warned that the army may also need to protect Italy’s high-speed rail network.

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