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Red Brigades 'leader' on trial for murder

The alleged leader of an ultra-left wing offshoot of the Red Brigades, captured last year after a gunfight on a train, went on trial in Florence yesterday charged with murder and attempted murder. Nadia Desdemona Lioce, who describes herself as a political prisoner and a militant, was penned in a cage in a high-security courtroom, apparently at her own request. Francesco Fleury, for the prosecution, said: “It’s the first trial of the new Red Brigades and so undoubtedly today is a very significant day … The central core of the Red Brigades structure has been captured.”Full Story

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