Re the YARGB post on "6024 Islamic terror attacks since 9/11" pointing to information graphed here:
(1)Since we already know parts of Africa are targeted by the Jihad, I think the next new front will be Pakistan. Watch for increasing terror attacks there. This could possibly be very very bad news.
(2)Could the cycles and the increasing levels of terrorism be influenced at all by financial resources, such as the increasing upsurge in the Afghanistan poppy crop? Isn't the harvest seasonal?
(3)With the increase in terrorism around the world, hasn't anybody noticed that there is not the equivalent increase in terrorism against the West? Yes, there have been foiled plots in the West (but there have been foiled plots elsewhere as well) but unless I'm having a brain cramp, Madrid and London were the only successful attacks on Western soil since 9/11. There was also Bali, an attack mainly against Australians, that occurred after 9/11. Also remember that Bali happened before Iraq.