Photo Gallery: Xenophobic Attacks in Florence

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'A Big Leap in Right-Wing Currents' Italy Killings Underscore European Extremism Problem

The murders of African street vendors by a right-wing extremist writer in Florence have shocked Italy. Questions are now emerging about whether the gunman acted alone. But one thing seems certain, he was close to a right-wing radical group that has a pop culture appeal admired even by Germany's neo-Nazis.