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May 23rd, 2010

Killing in the name of Earth forms new breed of terrorist

Abstract:
According to reports, eco-anarchists Il Silvestre is opposed to all forms of nanotechnology.

The group, formed in Tuscany, is considered by some to be one of the rising "eco-terror" groups in Europe, with a rigid cell structure, access to explosives, and a membership that supposedly has no qualms about killing to achieve its goals.

Supporters argue that the group, which publishes the militant magazine Terra Selvaggia (Wild Earth), are "radical ecologists" and "revolutionaries".

The idea that green activists are willing to maim and kill in their crusade to protect the planet goes against the domestically fostered image of cuddly, eccentric campaigners.

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nzherald.co.nz

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