Businessman Andrea Monni discusses the secret paramilitary organization that was trained during the Cold War in order to fight the Soviets should they capture all of Europe. Italian Prime Minister Giulio Andreotti first admitted their existence on October 24, 1990.
Storyteller: Andrea Monni
Date of Story: October 24, 1990
Location of Story: Sardinia, Italy
Date: 2 February, 2016
This post is part of a collaboration with author Davide Rubini to collect the stories of Italy in the aftermath of the “Bribesville” (Tangentopoli) scandals of the 1990s. Find out more about Rubini’s new novel, il fischio finale (The Final Blow).