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Italy has high-ranking CIA officer arrested in Panama

Mr Robert Seldon Lady was arrested by the local Police while entering Panama and put under Interpol custody pending his extradition to Italy.

Italy issued an international provisional warrant of arrest against Mr Lady in connection with the kidnapping of imam Abu Omar in Rome.

Mr Lady was the chief of the CIA station in Rome at the time of the kidnapping.

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