Welcome to the Weekly Risk Report. Here, we will provide a quick rundown of the top threats affecting businesses and people around the world. The Risk Report is our opportunity show how these threats may affect you and discuss easy ways you can prepare to manage the unexpected.
Al-Zawahiri has long been seen as a threat. He has appeared in many videos alongside bin Laden, released countless statements condemning the West, and is currently at the top of the FBI’s most wanted terrorist list.
The U.S. State Department, along with the UK and Japan, recommend that anyone visiting or living in Europe take extra precautions as a suspected al-Qaeda terrorist attack may be brewing in the future. The State Department alert indicates that travelers should not cancel their plans altogether but rather be hypersensitive to their surroundings and enact some safety measures to make them less-likely targets.