Attacks targeted more countries in 2016 but fewer killed: report

15 November 2017, 06:49 UTC

The number of people killed in extremist attacks declined for the second successive year in 2016 but more countries were affected, according to the Global Terrorism Index (GTI) released Wednesday. Its report, produced by Australia's Institute for Economics Peace, found there were 25,673 deaths last year due to terror attacks -- down 22 per cen ...

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