JEAN-MARC CAIMI | VALENTINA PICCINNI

Protect Us From Evil

Millions of pilgrims cue for hours to visit the holy Roman sites and basilicas, St. Peters, San Giovanni, San Paolo and many other religious attractions. A ritual hovering between religion, superstition, pilgrimage and sightseeing tour. The risk of terrorist aggression has risen dramatically in the recent times. The security plan in Rome reckons on 2000 officers from Police, Carabinieri and armed forces, plus undercover guards to patrol buses, train stations and over 1000 critical spots.

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