Radical-Islamic terrorisM Incident Chronology

Radical-Islamic terrorisM Incident Chronology

 
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Targeted Countries (A to H)
Over the last 5 decades the following countries have been targets of radical Islamic terrorist acts on their soil or against their embassies, assets or citizens abroad. 

Afghanistan
Afghanistan, September 9, 2001: Ahmad Shah Massoud was assassinated in Takhar Province, Afghanistan by suspected al-Qaeda agents, allegedly with the complicity of Abdul Rasul Sayyaf.
Afghanistan, February 17, 2008: Kandahar, Taleban suspected of a suicide bomb attack at a dog-fighting competition.
Afghanistan, December 31st, 2009: Khost Province, Afghanistan A suicide bomber detonates his explosives after penetrating the Forward Operating Base Chapman in Khost Province, killing 8 American CIA employees including the person in charge of CIA operations at the base, making this worst attack against US intelligence officials since 1983. A Taliban spokesman said a member of the group working for the Afghan army had carried out the attack. The attack was claimed by the Pakistani Taliban. 

Algeria
Algeria, January 11, 1998: Sidi-Hamed massacre Between 120 and 400 people are killed when the Armed Islamic Group bombs a mosque in Haouche Sahraoui and opens fire on civilians in a cinema in Sidi Ahmen.

Argentina
Argentina, July 18, 1994 The umbrella organization of all Jewish institutions in the country, AMIA, is car-bombed, killing 85 people and injuring over 300. Attributed to Hezbollah.

Austria
Austria, September 28, 1973: Chopin-Express: Two Arab terrorists hijack the Chopin-Express from Moscow to Vienna at the East-West border in Marchegg. The train is often used by Jewish exilants from the USSR. The terrorists demand the closure of an Austrian transit camp for Jews on their way to Israel. Chancellor Bruno Kreisky (Jewish himself) complies and allows the terrorists to escape to Libya.

Belgium
Belgium, Israel, May 8, 1972: Four PLO terrorists hijacked the aeroplane of Sabena Flight 572 carrying 99 passengers and ten crew members on route from Brussels to Tel Aviv. In a mission titled "Operation Isotope", 16 members of Sayeret Matkal posed as refueling and technical personnel and stormed the plane, killing the terrorists and releasing the passengers. 
Belgium, July 27, 1980: A member of the Abu Nidal Organization carried out a grenade attack on a group of Jews waiting for a bus in Antwerp, Belgium, killing a child and wounding twenty others. Said Al Nasr will be convicted for this act. 
Belgium, September 18, 1982: Four people are wounded when a synagogue in Brussels is attacked in a "shoot and run" incident. Guards were taken by surprise and the gunman, believed to be from the Abu Nidal Organization, escaped. 

Denmark
Denmark, July 22, 1985: Two near-simultaneous bombs in Copenhagen, at the Jewish synagogue and at the offices of Northwest Orient, explode, killing one and injuring 32. The bombers are interrupted while placing a third, more powerful, bomb, which they later dispose of in the city's harbour. The bombs are later linked to Islamic Jihad. 
Denmark, January 31st, 2010: A Somali man broke into Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard's home and threatenedto kill the man with an axe. Kurt created the controversial Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons. According to the Danish intelligence agency PET, the Somali man is affiliated with al-Shaabab, a radical Islamic militia currently in Somalia. 

Egypt
Egypt, October 6, 1981: Assassination of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat by Islamic Jihad. 
Malta, November 23, 1985: EgyptAir Flight 648 hijacked by Abu Nidal group, flown to Malta, where Egyptian commandos storm plane; 60 are killed by gunfire and explosions.
Egypt, April 18, 1996: 18 people are killed when Islamist gunmen fire on the Europa hotel in Cairo. 
Egypt, November 17: Luxor Massacre – Islamist gunmen attack tourists at Deir el-Bahri in Luxor, killing 62 and injuring 24 people, most of them European and Japanese holidaymaker.
Egypt, October 7, 2004: Sinai bombings: Three car bombs explode in the Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 34 and wounding 171, many of them Israeli and other foreign tourists
Egypt, April, 2005: April 2005 terrorist attacks in Cairo – On April 7 a suicide bomber blows himself up in Cairo's Khan al Khalili market, killing three foreign tourists and wounding 17 others. In two further attacks on April 30, suspected accomplices detonate a bomb and spray a tourist coach with gunfire.

Note: France and Germany missing, to be provided laterhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmad_Shah_Massoudhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takhar_Provincehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abdul_Rasul_Sayyafhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kandaharhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khost_Provincehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forward_Operating_Base_Chapmanhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khost_Provincehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pakistani_Talibanhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sidi-Hamed_massacrehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armed_Islamic_Grouphttp://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Haouche_Sahraoui&action=edit&redlink=1http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sidi_Ahmen&action=edit&redlink=1http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AMIAhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hezbollahhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marchegghttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruno_Kreiskyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PLOhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sabena_Flight_572http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sabena_Flight_572http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Isotopehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sayeret_Matkalhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fatah_-_the_Revolutionary_Councilhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jewshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antwerphttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belgiumhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Said_Al_Nasrhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Said_Al_Nasrhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synagoguehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brusselshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abu_Nidal_Organizationhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abu_Nidal_Organizationhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copenhagenhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synagoguehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northwest_Orienthttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamic_Jihadhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamic_Jihadhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Westergaard#2010_attackhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Westergaardhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Westergaardhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jyllands-Posten_Muhammad_cartoons_controversyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jyllands-Posten_Muhammad_cartoons_controversyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Politiets_Efterretningstjenestehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harakat_al-Shabaab_Mujahideenhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anwar_Sadathttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egyptian_Islamic_Jihadhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EgyptAir_Flight_648http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abu_Nidalhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maltahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cairohttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/17_November_1997_Luxor_massacrehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deir_el-Bahrihttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxorhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2004_Sinai_bombingshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinai_Peninsulahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/April_2005_terrorist_attacks_in_Cairohttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khan_al_Khalilishapeimage_15_link_0shapeimage_15_link_1shapeimage_15_link_2shapeimage_15_link_3shapeimage_15_link_4shapeimage_15_link_5shapeimage_15_link_6shapeimage_15_link_7shapeimage_15_link_8shapeimage_15_link_9shapeimage_15_link_10shapeimage_15_link_11shapeimage_15_link_12shapeimage_15_link_13shapeimage_15_link_14shapeimage_15_link_15shapeimage_15_link_16shapeimage_15_link_17shapeimage_15_link_18shapeimage_15_link_19shapeimage_15_link_20shapeimage_15_link_21shapeimage_15_link_22shapeimage_15_link_23shapeimage_15_link_24shapeimage_15_link_25shapeimage_15_link_26shapeimage_15_link_27shapeimage_15_link_28shapeimage_15_link_29shapeimage_15_link_30shapeimage_15_link_31shapeimage_15_link_32shapeimage_15_link_33shapeimage_15_link_34shapeimage_15_link_35shapeimage_15_link_36shapeimage_15_link_37shapeimage_15_link_38shapeimage_15_link_39shapeimage_15_link_40shapeimage_15_link_41shapeimage_15_link_42shapeimage_15_link_43shapeimage_15_link_44shapeimage_15_link_45shapeimage_15_link_46shapeimage_15_link_47shapeimage_15_link_48shapeimage_15_link_49shapeimage_15_link_50shapeimage_15_link_51shapeimage_15_link_52shapeimage_15_link_53shapeimage_15_link_54shapeimage_15_link_55
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