5 worst terror attacks that shook the world

Terrorism has become a systematic weapon of war that has no boundaries and with unreasonable demands these agents of choas only seek distruction. A study has revealed that 32,658 people are being killed by terrorists around the world annually. Here is the list of 5 worst terrorist attack in recent times. World Trade Center: World's worst terrorist attack that shook the world and resulted in 2993 loss of innocent life. By every measure it was the worst terrorist attack ever happend, planned by Osama-Bin-Laden. Ninteen Al Qaeda terrorists managed to hijack four planes, crashing two airplanes in New York's World trade, crashing one in the Pentagon in Washington DC, while the fourth one crashed into a field in Summerset County, Pennsylvania, after passengers attempted to regain control of the plane from the hijackers. 2007 Yazidi communities bombings: Four coordinated sucide bombers detonated bombs in the Yazidi towns of Kahtaniya and Jazeera (Siba Sheikh Khidir), near Mosul resulted in loss of 625 lives. Tension between two Muslim groups led to this mascare. The attack was a result of an incident when a 17-year-old Yazidi girl, was stoned to death and still no terrorist group claimed responsiblity for the attack. Beslan school massacre: This terrorist attack lasted for 3 days and resulted in death of atleast 385 people, when Islamic terrorist hostage 1090 people in Beslan school of Russia. On third day Russian security forces fired heavy metal with tanks and guns which lead to loss of many lives including 180 childrens. Air India flight 182 Bombing: On 23 June 1985, the Boeing 747-237B deported from Montréal-Mirabel International Airport Montreal, Canada. Flight took the drastic turn when bomb exploded on the plane resulted in death of 329 passangers and flight crashed into Atlantic ocean.  

2008 Mumbai Attack: It all started when 10 members of Lashkar-e-Taiba carried out bombing and shooting across Mumbai which lsted for 4 days and resulted in death of 165 people. Police finally gained control on fouth day killing 9 terrorists and capturing one named Ajmal Kasab.

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