The previous record for attacks was set in 2011 with more than 5,000 incidents; for fatalities the previous high was 2007 with more than 12,800 deaths.
Headquartered at the University of Maryland, START maintains the Global Terrorism Database, the most comprehensive source of unclassified information about terrorist attacks, with statistics dating to 1970.
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It is active in promoting an interdenominational effort toward its socially conservative views on public policy.
Au Nom d’Allâh, le Tout Miséricordieux, le Très Miséricordieux.
In recent weeks, Al-Shabaab, a militant group based in Somalia, attacked a mall in Nairobi, Kenya, leaving 67 dead; suicide bombers killed 81 at a church in Pakistan; and the Taliban took credit for killing two police officers with a car bomb in Afghanistan.
Do we believe in the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) as the final Messenger?
If the answers to these questions are yes, then we first must say, “I hear and I obey.” Only after that can we ask for an explanation, not with the intention of challenging Allah, but with the desire to strengthen our faith, and see the beauty and wisdom in it.
Most countries of the Middle East and North Africa maintain a dual system of secular courts and religious courts, in which the religious courts mainly regulate marriage and inheritance.
Saudi Arabia and Iran maintain religious courts for all aspects of jurisprudence.