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Italian Caribinieri police conducted a crime busting raid against a ruthless Romanian prostitution ring operating in Italy and other European countries, and arrested 16 suspects charged with a cluster of crimes including predatory prostitution, extortion, and other offences tied to mafia-type rackets

According to Italian authorities, a police probe started in 2012 led to operation “House Transylvania” and the arrest of 16 people accused of participating in a prostitution ring bossed by the Romanian mafia

Romanian woman were forced into prostitution in Italy and Europe , according to investigators involved in the probe who also added , Romanian flesh peddlers were as violent and vicious as the Italian mafia

10 European arrest warrants were issued for the same crimes said Europol police who were working with authorities in Romania and Belgium