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Information on terrorist assassinations from the Global Terrorism Database


Information on terrorist assassinations from the Global Terrorism Database

December 19, 2016Erin Miller

In the wake of today’s assassination in Turkey of the Russian Ambassador Andrey G. Karlov, START has provided the following information from the Global Terrorism Database about terrorist assassinations.

Bar chart of Terrorist Assassinations, by decade, by region

 

Bar chart of most common targets of terrorist assassinations