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– LONDON 7/7 BOMBINGS

On the morning of 07/07/2005 , the opening day of the G-8 convention in Edinburgh, Scotland, and the day after the public confirmation that London will host the next 2012 Olympic games, four young Muslims from Leeds area, about 200 km North to London, arrived to King’s Cross central railway station in London at about 08:30 . Continue reading

– MADRID TRAINS BOMBING

On the morning of 03/11/2004, in the middle of the rush hour, at about 07:30, 10 bombs exploded, almost simultaneously, in the train system of Madrid, the capital of Spain. Continue reading

– BESLAN HORROR

On 09/01/2004, the first day of the 2005 school year, a group of about 40 Chechen heavily armed terrorists, including two women, arrived to Beslan, Continue reading

– MOSCOW THEATER HOSTAGES CRISIS

On 10/23/2002 late evening, a group of about 43 Chechen terrorists, among them 22 women, took control of the Nord-Ost Theater in Dubrovka suburb of Moscow and took all over 850 audience and staff hostage. Continue reading

– THE 9/11

On the morning of 09/11/2001 at about 08:15, USA east coast local time, four commercial airliners where hijacked almost simultaneously. Continue reading

– EAST AFRICA U.S EMBASSIES BOMBINGS – 08/07/1998

On 08/07/1998, at about 10:40 in the middle of an ordinary work day, a car bomb loaded with 600 kg military explosive T.N.T exploded near by the back entrance of USA embassy in the center of Nairobi, Kenya s’ capital. In that explosion 213 people were killed and about 4000 were wounded. Continue reading