Terrorism in SpainThe risk of terrorist attacks in Spain over the past years can be classified as almost insignificant. Compared to other countries here are only quite a few incedents. Over the past 5 years a total number of 15 terrorist incidents has been recorded, in which 21 people have been killed and 116 injured.
In 1 incedents a total of 1 people have been kidnapped or taken as hostage.
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Most frequent attack targets in Spain(2013 to 2017)
Most affected regions(2013 to 2017)
Terrorist organisations in Spain
|Mateo Morral Insurrectionist Commandos||2||0||0||0|
|Anti-Clerical Pro-Sex Toys Group||2||0||1||0|
|Ramiro Ledesma Social Centre||1||0||0||0|
|Alde Hemendik Movement||1||0||4||0|
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.