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Patterns of Global Terrorism 1998

Department of State Publication 10687
Office of the Secretary of State
Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism
Released April 2000

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Table of Contents


The Year in Review

Africa Overview
Angola | Ethiopia | Liberia | Nigeria | Sierra Leone | South Africa | Uganda | Zambia

Asia Overview
South Asia
Afghanistan | India | Pakistan | Sri Lanka

East Asia
Cambodia | Indonesia | Japan | Philippines | Thailand

Eurasia Overview
Armenia | Azerbaijan | Georgia | Kyrgyzstan | Russia | Tajikistan | Uzbekistan

Europe Overview
Albania | Austria | Belgium | France | Germany | Greece | Italy | Spain | Switzerland | Turkey | United Kingdom

Latin America Overview
Argentina | Colombia | Peru | Triborder (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay)

Middle East Overview
Algeria | Egypt | Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza Strip | Jordan | Lebanon | Saudi Arabia | Yemen | (Inset) Usama Bin Ladin

North America Overview

Overview of State-Sponsored Terrorism
Cuba | Iran | Iraq | Libya | North Korea | Sudan | Syria | (Inset) Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Terrorism

Appendix A: Chronology of Significant Terrorist Incidents, 1999
Appendix B: Background Information on Terrorist Groups
Appendix C: Statistical Review
     --Total International Terrorist Attacks, 1980-99
     --Total International Attacks by Region, 1994-99
     --Total International Casualties by Region, 1994-99
     --Total Facilities Struck by International Attacks, 1994-99
     --Total US Citizen Casualties Caused by International Attacks, 1994-99
     --Total Anti-US Attacks, 1999
Appendix D: Extraditions and Renditions of Terrorists to the United States, 1993-99
Appendix E: International Terrorist Incidents, 1999

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