EU counter-terrorism chief says Europe ‘may see something like Daesh 2.0’

Published By ITCT News Desk On : December 17, 2018
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Gilles de Kechove, EU’s counter-terrorism coordinator. Credit:

The level of terrorist threat remains “pretty serious” in several EU countries, Gilles de Kerchove, the EU’s counter-terrorism coordinator, told in an interview hours before the latest attack in Strasbourg on Tuesday night (12 December).

In a wide-ranging interview, de Kerchove offered some insights on the EU’s accomplishments on counter-terrorism and sketches out future challenges.

Gilles de Kerchove is the EU’s counter-terrorism coordinator, appointed in 2007 by Javier Solana.

He spoke to EURACTIV’s Senior Editor Georgi Gotev.

Read the full interview here

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