Migrants showing this month in support of Domenico Lucano, the mayor of the southern Italian town of Riace. Lucano was placed under house arrest at the start of October on charges of involvement in organising “marriages of convenience” for asylum purposes. Photo: Reuters

Outrage grows over far-right ‘war’ on Italian migrant town

Riace – whose population had been dwindling for decades – made headlines around the world by welcoming migrants in an attempt to revitalise itself

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Migrants showing this month in support of Domenico Lucano, the mayor of the southern Italian town of Riace. Lucano was placed under house arrest at the start of October on charges of involvement in organising “marriages of convenience” for asylum purposes. Photo: Reuters
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