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Paris Attack | An overview on terrorism in France since 2015

On May 12, 1 person was killed and 4 others were injured after a suspect armed with a knife attacked bystanders in Rue Monsigny in Paris’ 2nd district, in the proximity of the Opera House. The suspect was shot and killed by the police. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack.   The suspect, […]
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Last week on Horizon (Nov. 6th-12th)

Last week Horizon released 1074 reports on political, security & safety issues worldwide.  ————————————– Most of the reported events were related to crime and terrorism, followed by aviation and transport security.  ————————————– The MENA region registered the highest number of high & extreme impact events, followed by Sub-Saharan Africa and APAC.  ————————————– Safety & Security incidents have caused […]
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Visualise future events with Horizon

Did you know that with Horizon you can visualise scheduled future events such as protests, strikes and elections? Here some taking placing this week.
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#BarcelonaAttack | An overview on terrorism in Spain

#BarcelonaAttack | An overview on terrorism in Spain

On August 17th, a van rammed into civilians at Las Ramblas in Barcelona, killing 13 people and wounding at least 100 others. Following the attack, a number counter-terrorism operations have been carried out in Barcelona and its surrounding.     * Analytics provided by Horizon
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Transport & Logistic: Security events list report

Transport & Logistic: Security events list report

This report is extracted from: Horizon – Global Risk & Travel Security Monitoring Service
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Infographic | Terrorism in the United Kingdom

Infographic | Terrorism in the United Kingdom

Following the terrorist attack in Westminster in London on March 22, 2017, the following infographic shows a snapshot of terrorism-related incidents in the United Kingdom over a 6 months timeframe (October 2016 – March 2017). Data source: Horizon UK Terrorism
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Infographic | Terrorism incidents in Belgium following Brussels attacks

Infographic | Terrorism incidents in Belgium following Brussels attacks

On March 22, 2016, two coordinated terrorist attacks struck at Brussels International Airport in Zaventem and at the Maelbeek metro station close to the European Union institutions. Including the perpetrators, 35 people died and more than 340 remained injured. The infographic below shows the trend of terrorism related incidents in Belgium in the period January […]
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Terrorism and Civil Aviation Security

Terrorism and Civil Aviation Security

Over the past year civil aviation has suffered major terrorist attacks that have caused both economic and psychological impact on the sector and civil society. Recent threats against airports and civil aviation companies highlight how terrorists see in the transport industry a favoured target to instil fear and deep disruption. There is very little room […]
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Nigeria Security – A Video Timelapse

Nigeria Security – A Video Timelapse

The security situation in Nigeria has seen a tangible shift during the course of 2016 with the rise of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) in the energy-rich south. Although Boko Haram still represents a major threat in north-eastern states, attacks from Niger Delta Avengers militants have caused a sharp increase in kidnapping and sabotages against […]
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