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Latest in Tag: terrorist attacks


1,055 terrorist attacks took place in 2017, resulting in 6,123 fatalities 

The death toll from global terrorism-related attacks accounted for approximately 6,123 fatalities in 2017, including the Friday Rawda mosque attack in Egypt, according to data from the “terrorist attacks map”, a collaboration between the Esri Story Maps team and PeaceTech Lab, made to present a chronology of terrorist attacks around the globe. However, despite the …

Mohamed Samir

Why France again?

To date, France has suffered seven terrorist attacks in which 140 people have been killed. Political scientist and France expert Ronja Kempin explains why France is so often targeted.

Deutsche Welle

‘Allah has chosen me’: profile of the Paris attackers

What motivated the Paris attackers? The little that is known about their lives reveals varying motives, mostly personal and psychological. But they all had one thing in common: none had a solid religious background. He was nice, sociable, communicative and open-minded. There was nothing about him that hinted at a future as a violent criminal. …

Deutsche Welle

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