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– WESTGATE ATTACK

A group of about 15 attackers opened fire and executed people after they threw grenades into Westgate shopping mall, in Nairobi, Kenya's capital, at midday, on Saturday 09/21/2013. Continue reading

– IN AMENAS RAID

On 01/16/2013, a large Jihadi group, commanded by Mukhtar Bilmukhtar, carried out a raid on a BP gas facility in In-Amenas, in the Algerian Sahara, and took over 40 foreign hostages and over 100 local Algerian staff. Continue reading

– AQ BENGHAZI ATTACK

Chris Stevens, 52, was killed in the attack on the US consulate in the eastern coastal city of Benghazi on Tuesday 09/11/2012 night, the 11th anniversary of The 9/11. Continue reading

– MUMBAI CARNAGE

Gunmen have carried out, on Wednesday 11/26/2008 at about 23:00, a series of coordinate attacks, in the Southern luxury suburb of the Indian city of Mumbai (Bombay), killing at least 125 people and injuring 350 more. Continue reading

– MARRIOTT ISLAMABAD BOMBING

A bomb attack has hit, on Saturday 09/20/2008 evening at about 20:00, the 290 rooms luxury Marriott Hotel in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad, killing at least 53 people and wounding at least 200 others. Continue reading

– DOUBLE AIRLINERS EXPLOSIONS

On 08/24/2004, shortly before midnight, two passenger aircrafts, one to Volgograd (former Stalingrad) and the second to Sochi, a tourist resort on the Black Sea, disappeared from the radar screens almost simultaneously Continue reading

– SHARM BOMBINGS

On 07/23/2005, the same infrastructure that committed the Hilton Taba Attack, just 10 months earlier, and led by one of the fugitives from Taba Attack, Muhammad Ahmed Flayfil, carried out a second similar attack in the tourist resort of Sharm el-Sheikh Continue reading

– BENAZIR BHUTTO KILLED IN BLAST

Just as she finished to address her supporters in a rally in Rawalpindi, on 12/27/2007 at about 18:00 local time, Benazir Bhutto, 54, twice former PM of Pakistan, was targeted by a suicide bomber. Continue reading