European Gun Makers Are Quietly Supplying the Mexican Drug Wars

Robin Eveleigh – Fonte: © Vice
28 Jan 2020
…Campaigner Carlo Tombola collaborated with Lindsay-Poland to expose the scale of Italy’s arms deals with Mexico, and said the social climate of the Val Trompia region, seat of Beretta’s HQ and home to the Beretta family’s imposing stone villa, is an “arrogant exhibition of power and wealth.”

“The family has interests in banking and they put on public shows of benevolence by funding art events and even a cancer charity,” he said. “Meanwhile Italian weapons exports and the lack of
end use controls are pouring fuel on the fire of violence in Mexico.”… Read the whole article