Terror threat rises against Norway

November 5, 2014 9:50 AM

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The head of Norway’s police intelligence unit PST (Politiets Sikkerhetstjeneste) announced Wednesday that the likelihood of a terrorist attack against Norway over the next year has risen once again. “It’s probable that something can happen, and we are obliged to take it seriously,” PST boss Benedicte Bjørnland told Norwegian Broadcasting (NRK).

It was just three months ago that Norway went on high alert over what Bjørnland and other state authorities claimed was a credible threat of an attack on Norway. Now they’re sounding the alarm again, after a new evaluation of the threat scenario.

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