Bandits held employees at gunpoint in Palermo’s main post office Saturday and made off with some $7 million in cash and other valuables.
The private TV network Italia Uno said the robbers slipped into a side door and threatened about 20 workers before escaping. No one was reported injured.
Italian post offices double as banks for millions of people.
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