Tuesday, December 23, 2003

washingtonpost.com has a very quick summary of various states and actors associated with terrorism. Such basic facts as population, size, location, religious demographics and recent historical events are presented. Reading these summaries revealed some surprising facts -- for example over 90% of Filipinos are Christian, and the recent spate of terrorist actions have been enacted by a very small minority of militant islamic fundamentalists; or Iranians are ethnically Persian not Arab.

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