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15 Nov, 2017, 05:00 GMT IEP's 2017 Global Terrorism Index: Terrorism Deaths Down 22% Compared to 2014 Peak as Radical Islamist Extremism is on the Retreat

For the second consecutive year, the total number of deaths is down with a 13% YOY reduction compared to 2015. Syria, Pakistan, Afghanistan and...


01 Jun, 2017, 05:01 BST Levels of Global Peace Improved Overall in 2017, Despite a Notable Deterioration in the US and European Political Unrest

93 countries recorded improvements in peace in the last year, while 68 deteriorated US political turbulence led to North America deteriorating more...


16 Nov, 2016, 05:00 GMT 2016 Global Terrorism Index: 650% Increase in Deaths from Terrorism Amongst OECD Member Countries

10% fall in global deaths from terrorism in 2015 overshadowed by a rise in the overall impact of terrorism as more countries register record...


08 Jun, 2016, 05:01 BST Global Inequality in Peace has Widened in 2016 as Least Peaceful Countries Spiral into Increased Violence

The world became less peaceful in 2016, reinforcing an underlying decade-long deterioration in world peacefulness driven primarily by increased...


17 Jun, 2015, 05:00 BST 2015 Global Peace Index Reveals an Increasingly Divided World

Peacefulness in Europe reaches an historic high The Middle East is spiralling into deepening violence Many OECD countries reached historically high...


18 Jun, 2014, 05:00 BST 2014 Global Peace Index

Seven year trend in violence overturns 60 years of increasing peacefulness New model identifies countries at risk of descending into violence and...


18 Jun, 2014, 05:00 BST 2014 Global Peace Index: Seven Year Trend in Violence Overturns 60 Years of Increasing Peacefulness

New model identifies countries at risk of descending into violence and unrest The ten countries most likely to deteriorate in peace in the next two...