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  • Obama says terrorism worldwide has not increased substantially since he took office

    PolitiFact - 10/13/2016

    On top of attacks and fatalities rising, terrorist arrests are also up, noted Max Abrahms, a political science assistant professor at Northeastern University.

    A December 2015 report from the Program on Extremism at George Washington University said 56 individuals were arrested in 2015 in the United States for ISIS-related activities, “the largest number of terrorism arrests in a single year since September 2001.”

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