Guwahati/ 20th July’2017 (Prag News Desk): India is listed among top five countries where half of the world terror practiced in the year 2016, as said by senior US counter-terror officials.
In the country report on terrorism released by United States department, number of terror took place in 2016 is lower than 2015.
India’s neighbouring country Pakistan is also listed among the top five country where most of the terror took place last year.
In 2016, nearby in 104 countries terror took place. Fifty-five per cent took place last year in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq and Philippines leading the country report on terrorism.
75 per cent death took place due to terrorist attack took place in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, Nigeria and Pakistan, source added.
The terrorist attack decreased by nine per cent in 2016 as 13 per cent compared to 2015.
The country report claimed mostly Islamic State was responsible for such terror attack in 2016 but for 2015 mostly Taliban were claimed as responsible for the most terror practiced.