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Fact Sheet: Global Terrorism in 2018


Fact Sheet: Global Terrorism in 2018


In 2018, there were more than 9,600 terrorist attacks around the world, which killed more than 22,980 people, including 7,290 perpetrators and 15,690 victims, according to the Global Terrorism Database™.

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Full Citation: 

Miller, Erin. 2018. "Global Terrorism in 2018." START, College Park, MD: October. https://www.start.umd.edu/sites/default/files/publications/local_attachments/START_GTD_Terrorismin2018Overview_FactSheet_Oct2019.pdf

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Erin Miller
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