Rome is also a hub unlocked in Alpha Protocol after Operation Desert Spear along with Moscow and Taipei. Michael Thorton is informed of a pre-existing Alpha Protocol safehouse that is completely under the agency's radar because of their insistence on complete discretion, deniability, and secrecy by Mina Tang. From his new base of operations, Michael Thorton launches Operation Deus Vult to investigate Halbech's connection to a local Al-Samad cell.
Rome is the capital and the largest city of Italy. It is a historic and famous city as well as a popular tourist attraction in Europe. It is known for many historic ruins and grand architectural sites, often made of stone and characteristic design. It is also the city closest to the Vatican, which is considered the center of the Catholic faith and officially considered its own sovereign country.