What were the cities and years if the Olympic Games which had terrorist disturbances?

The correct answer is B. Munich 1972, Atlanta 1996.

What were the cities and years of the Olympic Games which has terrorist disturbances?

What were the cities and years of the Olympic Games which had terrorist disturbances? A. Mexico City, 1968; Nagano, 1998.

What Olympics had terrorist disturbances?

During Friday’s opening ceremony at the delayed 2020 Tokyo Olympics, a moment of remembrance was held for the 11 victims of a terrorist attack during the Munich Olympics in 1972.

In what years have the Olympic Games been affected by terrorism?

Potential threats need to be taken seriously as sport events have been the target of both realized and thwarted terrorist activity. Sport events have been targeted by terrorists an estimated 168 different occasions from the Munich Olympic attack in 1972 until 2003 (Carey, 2004; Pelley and Cowan, 2004; Kennelly, 2005).

What happened during the 1972 Olympics?

The Munich massacre on 5 September 1972 is one of the darkest chapter’s in Olympic history. Eleven members of the Israeli team were taken hostage inside the Olympic village by Palestinian gunmen from the Black September group.

How long have terrorists been around?

Depending on how broadly the term is defined, the roots and practice of terrorism can be traced at least to the 1st-century AD Sicarii Zealots, though some dispute whether the group, which assassinated collaborators with Roman rule in the province of Judea, was in fact terrorist.

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What are effects of terrorism?

The physical consequences of terrorism-related acts and violations can include broken bones, soft tissue injuries, disability, long-term, chronic pain and sensory disturbance.

Is Black September still active?

These attacks led to the creation or specialization of permanent counter-terrorism forces in many European countries. The group was last known to be active around 1988.

Black September Organization
Active regions Global, mostly concentrated in Europe and the Middle East
Ideology Palestinian nationalism, anti-Zionism

Who won the 1972 Olympics?

Athletes from 48 NOCs won medals, leaving 73 NOCs unrepresented on the medal table. The Soviet Union edged the United States in total (99 to 94) and gold medals (50 to 33).

1972 Summer Olympics medal table.

1972 Summer Olympics medals
Location Munich, West Germany
Most gold medals Soviet Union (50)
Most total medals Soviet Union (99)

When was the last Olympic held?

List of Olympic Host Cities

Olympiad Year Host City, Country
XXIX 2008 Beijing, China
XXX 2012 London, England, UK
XXXI 2016 Rio, Brazil
XXXII 2021 Tokyo, Japan
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