Italy: Declassified


1976 “coup”

Sporchi trucchi’ (Guardian, 14 January 2008)

Britain joined plot to overthrow a Communist Italian government’ (Times, 14 January 2008)

‘From the secret papers of the Foreign Office the idea of a coup d’état in Italy’ – Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, (In Italian) (La Repubblica, 13 January 2008)


Gladio network

Secret Warfare: Operation Gladio and NATO’s Stay-Behind Armies’ (Daniele Ganser, 17 December 2004)

GLADIO: Europe’s best kept secret’ (Observer, 7 June 1992)

UK trained secret Swiss force’ (Guardian, 20 September 1991)

The Gladio File: did fear of communism throw West into the arms of terrorists?’ (Guardian, 5 December 1990)

How MI6 and SAS joined in’ (Guardian, 5 December 1990)

Secret Italian unit “trained in Britain”’ (Guardian, 17 November 1990)



Britain “could have saved Italian Jews”’ (Guardian, 27 June 2000)