UAE denies extradition of Amedeo Matacena

(AGI) Reggio Calabria, July 13 - The United Arab Emirates hasdenied the extradition of former Forza Italia MP AmedeoMatacena, found guilty of association with the Mafia. Theannouncement was made by Enzo Vaccari, one of Matacena'slawyers. The former MP, at large in Dubai, is also involved inthe inquiry that led to the arrest, among others, of formerInterior Minister Claudio Scajola and Matacena's wife, ChiaraRizzo. Both of them are currently under house arrest. Theextradition was requested by the Anti-Mafia Bureau of ReggioCalabria. . .

(AGI) Reggio Calabria, July 13 - The United Arab Emirates hasdenied the extradition of former Forza Italia MP AmedeoMatacena, found guilty of association with the Mafia. Theannouncement was made by Enzo Vaccari, one of Matacena'slawyers. The former MP, at large in Dubai, is also involved inthe inquiry that led to the arrest, among others, of formerInterior Minister Claudio Scajola and Matacena's wife, ChiaraRizzo. Both of them are currently under house arrest. Theextradition was requested by the Anti-Mafia Bureau of ReggioCalabria. . .