Sigue juicio a la mafia de Milán

Milan mafia court case continues

One of the biggest recent trials of alleged mafia gangsters in Italy is to continue following a major investigation into mob crime. The mafia has allegedly extended its reach from the south to the richer north.

Reporter: Mark Duff

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Mark Duff, BBC News, Milan

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hinterland interior del país

extortion extorsión

loan-sharking usura

cultivating a climate of fear generar medio

the back streets las callejuelas

such is the terror they inspire that tal es el terror que generan (los 'Ndrangheta) que

added to the allure (la recesión ha) hecho que la gente sea tentada (con las actividades de los 'Ndrangheta)

launder their ill-gotten gainsefectuar lavado de dinero

licking their lips in anticipation (literalmente relamerse) al anticipar la exposición en Milán

organised crime crimen organizado (por mafiosos)