The UFO footage below is believed to have been taken by Russian tourists who were visiting Rome at the time of there alleged alien encounter.

This footage has spread across the various UFO related web-based chat rooms. UFO experts are now examining the footage which is surprisingly clear for a nighttime clip. The witnesses appear to be genuinely surprised, judging by their reactions.

Italian UFO events are a common occurrence and the Italian air-force has recently conceded that UFOs exist and that they do not exclude the possibility that they may be extraterrestrial in origin.

Italy has it's own version of the Roswell event. Allegedly a UFO crashed near Milan in 1933 and was whisked away by the authorities and has been stored in a top-secret hangar in the airfield located near the Northern Italian town of Vergiate.