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The July 2016 Baghdad Bombings

On 3 July 2016, coordinated bomb attacks were carried out in Baghdad, resulting in mass civilian casualties. A few minutes after midnight local time (2 July, 21:00 UTC), a...

The 2009 Fort Hood Shooting

On November 5, 2009, a mass shooting took place at Fort Hood, near Killeen, Texas. Nidal Hasan, a U.S. Army major and psychiatrist, fatally shot 13 people and injured...

The Rio de Janeiro School Shooting

On the morning of April 7, 2011, 12 children aged between 12 and 14 were killed and 12 others seriously wounded by an armed man who entered Tasso da...

The 2015 Baga Massacre

The 2015 Baga massacre was a series of mass killings carried out by the Wahabi fanatic group Boko Haram in the Nigerian town of Baga and its environs, in...

The Maxim Restaurant Suicide Bombing

The Maxim restaurant suicide bombing was a suicide bombing which occurred on October 4, 2003 in the beachfront "Maxim" restaurant in Haifa, Israel. 21 people were killed in the...

The 2002 Mombasa Attacks

The 2002 Mombasa attacks refer to terrorist attacks on an Israeli-owned hotel and a plane belonging to an Israeli airline in Mombasa, Kenya on 28 November 2002. An all-terrain...

The Porte de Vincennes Siege

The Porte de Vincennes siege occurred at a Hypercacher kosher superette in Porte de Vincennes (20th arrondissement of Paris) in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo shooting two days...

The 2016 Würzburg Train Attack

On 18 July 2016, a 17-year-old Afghan refugee injured four people seriously, two critically, with a knife and hatchet on a train near Würzburg in Germany. A fifth person...

Moscow Theater Hostage Crisis

The Moscow theater hostage crisis, also known as the 2002 Nord-Ost siege, was the seizure of the crowded Dubrovka Theater on 23 October 2002 by some 40 to 50...

The Lockerbie Bombing

Pan Am Flight 103 was a regularly scheduled Pan Am transatlantic flight from Frankfurt to Detroit, via London and New York. On 21 December 1988, N739PA, the aircraft operating...

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