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Thursday, 23 November, 2017

Global Terrorism Index Report 2014

Terrorist Incident Map 2000-2013A summary of the Global Terrorism Index Report 2014 was published a few days ago, and the key facts are:

  • 17,958 people were killed in terrorist attacks last year, that’s 61% more than the previous year.
  • 82% of all deaths from terrorist attacks occur in just 5 countries: Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria and Syria.
  • Last year terrorism was dominated by four groups: the Taliban, Boko Haram, ISIL, and al Qa’ida.
  • More than 90% of all terrorist attacks occur in countries that have gross human rights violations.

40 times more people are killed by homicides than terrorist attacks.

Read Full Articles:

SUMMARY REPORT: http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/11/the-geography-of-terrorism/382915/

THE GLOBAL MAP INDEX: http://www.visionofhumanity.org/#/page/indexes/terrorism-index/2013

THE REPORT: http://www.visionofhumanity.org/sites/default/files/Global%20Terrorism%20Index%20Report%202014.pdf

 

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