In the last year alone, the gang is believed to have scammed 10 million euros in profit, according to Europol.
"It is a great responsibility to ensure a treasured piece of art is maintained," said Monsignor Dennis Keane.
The mayor of Macerata, in the central Italian region of Marche, said the discovery was a "tragedy that has shocked the entire community."
The pope's comments come weeks after campaigners in Italy launched a petition to reverse a law banning assisted suicide, making the country the latest in Europe to move toward legalizing the act.
Police in Italy arrested the pizzeria owner who had seemingly been adding a secret ingredient to his products.
There were no reports of damage to the C-130 transport carrying Afghan civilians.
Drone footage recorded arsonist using a cigarette lighter to set a wildfire that devastated five acres.
"When I saw the Italian army, I climbed on a pole and I raised my arm with that red scarf and also with Italian flag in my hand,'' an Afghan woman said.
Video footage of him testing out his newly-inked pass has attracted more than one million views online.
The southeastern crater is the youngest, most active of the four summit craters and is now the tallest part of the volcano at 11,013 feet above sea level.
Western governments evacuated their embassies, citizens and Afghans who assisted their military mission as the Taliban converged on Kabul.
"Martha Is Dead" features a photography mechanic that can be used to document clues in a murder investigation, or to take snaps of the Italian countryside.
Italian horror game "Martha Is Dead" takes the genre out of the darkness and into broad daylight. Newsweek spoke to the game's creative director, Luca Dalcò, to find out more.
Queen Elizabeth II lost her husband, Prince Philip, on April 9, after 73 years of marriage.
The establishment served readymade delicacies—including snails, duck, and fish—to Pompeii's poorest residents.
Investigators claim Licciardi ran extortion rackets as head of the Licciardi Camorra crime syndicate clan, founded by her brother Gennaro Licciardi.
The 56-year-old woman, who is in hospital in Italy, fought back tears as she urged others not to make the same mistake.
Model Chrissy Teigen, 35, revealed at the end of December 2019 that she had made the decision to go sober.
Zachariah Porter duct-taped a drain cover to the vintage machine as it was missing pieces, which backfired terribly.
The owner of the Bora Bora Beach chalet in Porto Recanati, central Italy, said that the diners were probably trying to avoid paying their bill.
Andrew Lawrence joked about Meghan Markle chasing Prince Harry with a Glock handgun but he was canceled over racism towards three black England soccer players.
A banner declaring "Meghan, one of us" was held up by Azzurri supporters as their soccer team crushed English hopes.
Duchess of Sussex supporters have seen evidence supporting her claims of racism in Britain in the way England fans reacted to the Euro 2020 final loss to Italy.
Prince William described the racist abuse directed at three Black England soccer players as "abhorrent" after the country's Euro 2020 final collapse.
Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka missed their spot kicks as England lost the penalty shootout 3-2 against Italy.
England lost the 2020 European Championship title on shootout kicks, 3-2. Fans immediately blamed the Black players who missed their shots.
Prince George, who is third in line to be King of England, showed joyous highs and a heartbreaking low from watching the Euro 2020 Championship, and it won hearts all over the world.
It came down the final shootout goal by England, and one of the youngest players to ever compete in the European Championships.
England and Italy meet at Wembley in north London on Sunday, with the hosts looking for a first ever European Championship crown.