Terrorism, 2008–2012: A Worldwide Chronology by Edward Mickolus

By Edward Mickolus

This entire chronology offers insurance of each overseas terrorist assault lined in public literature—including newspapers, information magazines, radio, tv, web content, and different media—from 2008 via 2012, plus updates on occasions that happened prior to that interval. It notes tendencies in suicide bombings, violence opposed to Western and native hostages, letter bombs, foodstuff tampering, significant assassinations, and different assaults through terrorists of all stripes. alterations in security features around the globe also are integrated, as are the most important gamers in each one occasion, starting from terrorists to sufferers to contributors attempting to hinder the following attack.

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