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- Global Terrorism Database
The Global Terrorism Database (GTD) is an open-source database including information on terrorist events around the world from 1970 through 2014 (with annual updates planned for the future). Unlike many other event databases, the GTD includes systematic data on domestic as well as international terrorist incidents that have occurred during this time period and now includes more than 140,000 cases
- Rand Worldwide Database of Terrorism Incidents
RAND is a world leader in research on terrorism, counterterrorism, counterinsurgency, disaster management, and homeland security—topics that affect a wide variety of policy areas and challenge individuals and nations worldwide.
- Community Security Trust
Community Security Trust is a charity that protects British Jews from antisemitism and related threats. CST received charitable status in 1994 and is recognized by the Police and Government as a unique model of best practice. CST has over 60 full and part-time staff based in offices in London, Manchester and Leeds. CST provides security advice and training for Jewish communal organizations, schools and synagogues. CST secures over 600 Jewish communal buildings and approximately 1,000 communal events every year.
- National Counterterrorism Center
NCTC serves as the primary organization in the U.S. government for integrating and analyzing all intelligence pertaining to terrorism possessed or acquired by the U.S. government (except purely domestic terrorism); serves as the central and shared knowledge bank on terrorism information; provides all-source intelligence support to government-wide counterterrorism activities; establishes the information technology (IT) systems and architectures within the NCTC and between the NCTC and other agencies that enable access to, as well as integration, dissemination, and use of, terrorism information.
- NCTC Report on Counterterrorism 2011
The statistical material in this unclassified report is drawn from terrorism incidents that occurred in 2011, as reported in open source information. This open source material is the most comprehensive resource that NCTC can use to compile and provide the statistical data necessary to the Department of State to fulfill its legislative reporting requirements
- ABC News Facts about Suicide Bombers
ABC News Website with reports on Suicide Bombers.
- How Boko Haram Uses Female Suicide Bombers To Terrorize Nigeria
The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic making headlines around the world. In this article, Elizabeth Pearson is asked to speak about Boko Haram's use of female suicide bombers.
- Vehicle Borne IEDs
Globalsecurity.org website on Vehicle Borne IEDs.