Maria Zuppello

freelance investigative reporter, MILITANT WIRE Investigative reporter and expert on crime-terror nexus in Latin America.

About this speaker

I am an investigative reporter and have been admitted to the Pulitzer prize for a report on asbestos in Brazil published by The Guardian.

Since 2016 I've been focusing my journalistic research on the crime-terror nexus in Latin America and written a book on it. "Tropical Jihad- The crime-terror nexus in Latin America," Foreword by Emanuele Ottolenghi, Foundation for Defense of Democracies, Washington

I am currently a contributor to Militant Wire, The Investigative Project on Terrorism, Janes, and Infobae Americas.

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Organized crime: Human trafficking, contraband and repression

02 December 2021, 02:30 AM
Leo Lin Mathew Charles Maria Zuppello Taciana Santos de Souza

Illicit trade

14 October 2022, 05:30 AM
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