In the Italian Sondrio car drove into the visitors of the Christmas fair in the city centre. On Saturday, December 9, reports Rai News.
As a result of the incident injured four people, one seriously injured. According to preliminary information, the driver of the small Toyota Yaris was in a state of alcoholic intoxication. He tried to escape from the accident scene, but was detained by the police.
November 26 banned terrorist organization “Islamic state” began to spread through instant messengers campaign material calling for attacks on Christmas markets in Europe.
August 17, in Las Ramblas in the centre of the Spanish Barcelona minibus ran over a pedestrian. Some time later, on the Diagonal Avenue, the car hit several police. The same evening in the town of Cambrils is another group of terrorists tried to attack in the Barcelona scenario. There among the victims were Russian.
In mid-December, 2016 in Berlin were committed by the biggest terrorist attack in Germany in recent years. Islamist Tunisian Anis Amri drove his truck through a crowd at a Christmas market in the city centre. 11 people were killed and another 50 were injured. The assailant fled. The German government has described the incident as a terrorist attack. Amri was declared wanted, he was later murdered in Milan in a shootout with Italian police.