The italian military has launched a manhunt for a suspected islamist terrorist over fears he could launch a horrific attack on tourists in rome.
I hope it stays that way, but there are contrasting opinions on why nothing has happened yet (since september 11th pretty much every european country has been hit by terror attacks, not. Latest travel advice for italy including safety and security, entry requirements, travel warnings and health. Experts say italy has learned harsh lessons from anti-mafia policing, understands dangers of radicalisation in jail, and also relies on surveillance and deportation.
The italian intelligence services have said italy is “increasingly exposed” to the risk of a terrorist attack. Italy has raised the security level after warnings of possible terrorist attacks at a number of historical monuments and buildings of significance in rome and milan.
The history of terrorism in italy is long an complex here's information on who the terrorists are and, who may be behind them and why.
Terrorism in italy is related with political and subversive terrorism activities, carried out by various groups and organizations with different and sometimes. Us intelligence official james clapper has spoken of dormant isis cells in italy - but how real is the threat as far a the terror threat to italy is concerned. Italian official says authorities are working to identify five people amid warnings that major tourist attractions could be targeted.