Italy’s Big Wedding Trafficking Scam

Italy’s Big Wedding Trafficking Scam

“Wedding traffickers” are scamming would-be immigrants and destitute Italians alike, attempting to sell hope in return for “I do.”

ROME — The soup kitchen area and homeless squat into the straight back part of Rome’s Termini section is just about the place that is last people would give consideration to when searching for a possible partner, particularly through the hot summer season if the odor of diesel gas through the trains is a welcome rest from the heavy stench of perspiration and urine.

But those operating an enterprising trafficking that is new have actually developed ways to couple the desperation of two categories of people: Italians surviving in serious conditions in their own personal nation and the ones looking to get to Italy to flee similarly dismal conditions in theirs.

That not enough hope is strictly just just just what the new“marriage that is so-called” are cashing in up on. In a fraud which was uncovered by Rome’s anti-terrorism forces and first reported by ANSA news agency last week-end, an Egyptian-based team has evidently been combing Roman homeless shelters for hopeless and solitary Italians who’re ready to marry for cash. Leer más