May 20, 2022

In the News: Backgrounder/Fact Sheet: “Terrorism in Mali” Using Data From Global Terrorism Database

New fact sheet (2 pages; PDF) from START (National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses
to Terrorism) at the University of Maryland using data from the Global Terrorism Database.

On a Related Note…

Earlier this week the Institute for Peace and Economics* released the Global Terrorism Index, “a comprehensive summary of the key global trends and patterns in terrorism over the last 15 years with a special emphasis on 2014.”

* Report uses data from Global Terrorism Database.

See Also: Reference: Suicide Attack Database (From U. of Chicago Project on Security and Terrorism)

See Also: European Parliament Briefing: “Global Terrorism: Trends in 2014/2015″

See Also: New Online Database Visualizes, Reveals Terrorist Networks and Behavior Over Time (October 29, 2015)

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