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Daily Archives: May 25th, 2012

Calabrian mafia drug dealer, Pasquale Barbaro.

THE long slippery slope towards a life sentence began for  Pasquale Barbaro. in Jun e 2007, when customs officials on Melbourne’s docks singled out a container of Italian tinned tomatoes.

When X-rays showed ”image anomalies”, the customs officers opened them, uncovering 15 million ecstasy tablets weighing 4.4 tonnes – Australia’s biggest ever drug bust and the world’s biggest ecstasy haul involving the  ‘Ndrangheta  Calabrian Mafia 

read more Dan Oakes,SMH.com.au