In a 26/11 style attack in Paris, over 150 people have till now been decalred dead as gunmen entered the Bataclan concert hall in Paris where they held people hostage. The assailants also blasted a bomb near a sports stadium in France's Capital and opened gunfire in the city's central restaurants. 1500 military personnel have been deployed in the city and as of now, reports suggest that at least 8 assailants have been killed. The terrorists screamed "Allah Hu Akbar" on opening gunfire and it is said that extremist Jihadists who have been radicaised by the conflicts in Syria are behind this deadly attack. Image Courtesy: Image Procured via Google Search
On 17th August, a deadly bomb exploded in central Bangkok, Thailand near the Erawan shrine. Around 21 people have been killed in this terror attack, 7 one which were foreigners. 80 people have been injured in the attack. It is said that the attack was to scare away tourists. Image Courtesy: Image Procured via Google Search
India tightened security on its border with Pakistan after terrorists dressed in army uniforms stormed a police station in Punjab's Gurdaspur district, killing at least four people and injuring several others. Image courtesy: Procured via Google
Jammu and Kashmir has been hit by three terror attacks in three hours. Rafiq Ahmad Bhat, a former militant of Hizbul Mujahideen outfit, was shot at and critically injured by gunmen in the town, police said. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Search
Days after a horrific Al-Shabaab attack on its soil, Kenya launched airstrikes targeting the terror group in Somalia. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Search
Pakistani Taliban issued a statement saying, "We targeted school because army targets our families. We want them to feel our pain."
Taliban forces entered the school in Peshawar in the early hours of the morning and started randomly firing killing children which has reached into the hundreds. Military officials say some children are still being held hostage by gunmen.
It has been 13 years since New York city witnessed the worst ever terror attacks in the history of its existence. It was on September 11, 2001, when 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al-Qaeda hijacked four airliners and carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States. The 9/11 terrorist attacks shook the entire world population when two of the planes were flown into the towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane hit the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and the fourth plane crashed in a field in Pennsylvania. Image Source: Procured via Google Search.