Deadly Ramadan: Major Terror Events During the Holy Month, 2016

Jul 5, 2016

IS calls to execute attacks during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan were answered by its followers and supporters. Data collected by Terrogence Strategic Research Department shows that the militants have carried out high-profile terrorist attacks in arenas where they were slightly active recently: Florida, Turkey, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and South East Asia. This is in addition to attacks carried out in Syria, Iraq, Egypt and Yemen, where IS has been active in recent years. The following map summarizes major attacks executed by the Islamic State during Ramadan: