Terrorism in EthiopiaThe risk of terrorist attacks in Ethiopia over the past years can be classified as average. Over the past 5 years a total number of 46 terrorist incidents has been recorded, in which 361 people have been killed and 160 injured.
In 15 incedents a total of 227 people have been kidnapped or taken as hostage.
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Most frequent attack targets in Ethiopia(2013 to 2017)
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Most affected regions(2013 to 2017)
Terrorist organisations in Ethiopia
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All information sourced from the "National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism" (START) and its Global Terrorism Database. An act of terrorism is concidered every incident which is aimed at attaining a political, economic, religious, or social goal, but not for pure profit motives. In addition these incidents must not be legitimized by warfare activities, listet in the Geneva Conventions of 1949.