Matteo Messina Denaro’s brother-in-law, Rosario Allegra exits the police headquarters in Palermo. Italian police arrested some of Cosa Nostra kingpin Matteo Messina Denaro's closest aides, uncovering a secret network of messages that allowed the fugitive boss to give orders to his mobster allies. Photo: AFP

Italy ramps up search for mafia godfather after dawn arrests of mobster allies

Police detained 22 of Cosa Nostra kingpin Matteo Messina Denaro’s closest aides and uncovering a secret network of messages that allowed the fugitive boss to give orders

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Matteo Messina Denaro’s brother-in-law, Rosario Allegra exits the police headquarters in Palermo. Italian police arrested some of Cosa Nostra kingpin Matteo Messina Denaro's closest aides, uncovering a secret network of messages that allowed the fugitive boss to give orders to his mobster allies. Photo: AFP
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