The funeral of a Nazi war criminal in Italy was interrupted on Tuesday as hundreds of angry protesters outside shouted "Assassin!" and "Hangman!", reports the AFP news agency.
Catholic breakaway traditionalists held a funeral for Erich Priebke in a town near Rome. The ultra-conservative Society of St Pius X in Albano began a private ceremony in Latin with family present for the unrepentant former SS officer, but it had to be interrupted when far-right sympathizers broke into their compound.