MAFIA


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AcronymDefinition
MAFIAMazzini Autorizza Furti Incendi Avvelenamenti (Italian: Mazzini Authorizes Thefts, Fires and Poisonings)
MAFIAMusically Artistic Friends in Alliance (band)
MAFIAMothers Against Fathers in Arrears (non-profit organization for custodial parents owed child support)
MAFIAMusic and Film Independent Artists
MAFIAMorte Alla Francia Italia Anelia! (Italian for 'Death To the French Is Italy’s Cry')
MAFIAMetro Atlanta Feminists in Action
MAFIAMothers and Fathers in Action
MAFIAMelissa Anelli Fans in Action
MAFIAMasters at Finding Intelligent Attitudes (hip hop group)
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Our failures gave birth to the mafias and helped strengthening their role in the politics.
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Riina was caught a year later and despite being Italy's number one fugitive, he had lived at home his entire reign - raising questions about official ties with the Mafia.
Accusing the Congress government of establishing a mafia raj, he said that Virbhadra Singh turned this "dev bhumi", the land of deities, into "drug bhumi and crime bhumi".
The third chapter is dedicated to Maria Rosa Cutrufelli's Canto al deserto: Storia di Tina, soldato di mafia, which Pickering-Iazzi reads as a form of postmodern impegno.
Jee's possible collaboration with an unspecified Korean mafia,' it said.
The various stages of Arturo's courtship of Flora, spanning from elementary school to adulthood, serve to highlight different dramatic moments of Palermitan Mafia history.
But when his surrogate family, the black mob, is betrayed and wiped out by the Italian Mafia, Lincoln builds a new family from the ashes of the old and blazes a path of military-grade revenge through those responsible.
The 'Ndrangheta, one of three main mafia in Italy, were described as Europe's biggest cocaine brokers.
Their move was seen as a crucial breach in the wall of silence and fear that has been surrounding the mafia organization and its illegal business for many decades.
1bn) from Sicilian construction company officials with alleged ties to Mafia crime families in Corleone, a longtime Cosa Nostra stronghold.
A mafia is a type of organized crime syndicate whose primary activities are protection racketeering and the arbitration of disputes in criminal markets.