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Terrorism by the Numbers

What the data reveals about terrorist attacks around the world.

263 government organizations

were created or reorganized following 9/11.

Source: Washington Post

TIMELINE 1903-2015

U.S. Counterterrorism: Evolution Over The Past Century

The history of counterterrorism in the United States is more than a list of policies.

40 percent

of the public says that the ability of terrorists to launch another major attack on the United States is greater than it was at the time of the 9/11 attacks.

Source: Pew Research Center

How Terrorism Affects You

Explore the effects of terrorism on individuals, communities, and societies.

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