Tag: Italy

Woman quizzed over ‘synagogue plot’

| March 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

A woman arrested under terror laws is being questioned as part of a wider investigation into an alleged "super-secret" Facebook plot to blow up an Italian synagogue. The 40-year-old suspect was held in a pre-dawn swoop on her south London home in relation to extremist material posted online. Italian police said she may have been […]

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Italy arrests man over Milan synagogue ‘plot’

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

A man aged 20 has been arrested in northern Italy on suspicion of plotting an attack on a synagogue in Milan. The suspect, described as Moroccan-born, was said to have had details of the synagogue and plans for an attack on his computer. Police in London said a 40-year-old woman was also arrested on suspicion […]

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Italy: Teacher threatens to commit massacre in synagogue

| January 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Italian media outlets reported over the weekend that a teacher from the northern city of Torino has posted a message on his Facebook page threatening to commit a massacre in a local synagogue. According to reports, Renato Pallavidini, 55, who was convicted of Holocaust denial four years ago, is registered as a high school teacher […]

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