USA, the expert explains: ‘behind lone wolf attacks lies a very strong jihadist call’

20 September 2016

EFD Executive Director Roberta Bonazzi is interviewed by the Italian newspaper Adnkronos.

She explains that ‘lone wolf’ attacks are never really as ‘lonely’ as one might think.  The radicalization process of some individuals, although it may seem to happen very quickly, is actually a long-term process linked to a specific ideology which is spread thanks to extremely sophisticated communication strategies, such as those of the so-called Islamic State.

This article is in Italian and can be read here.