Ukraine ranks 17th in the Global Terrorism Index 2017, published by the London Institute of Economics and Peace, defining the influence of terrorism on the country's life.
Ukraine gained 6.6 points on a 10-point scale, the Ukrainian Service of Deutsche Welle reports.
In general, the experts classified six countries as the countries with the "highest" level of terrorist influence: Iraq (10 points), Afghanistan (9.4), Nigeria (9), Syria (8.6), Pakistan (8.4), and Yemen (7.9).
Read alsoSBU: Female suspect in assassination of counterintel colonel in Mariupol detained in OdesaUkraine was included in the group of countries with a "high" level of influence of terrorism, together with such states as Somalia, India, Turkey, Libya, Egypt, Sudan and others. In Western European countries, the high impact of terrorism, according to experts, is in France (6 points and 23rd place), the United States of America ranked 32nd (5.4 points), Russia 33rd (5.3 points), and Great Britain 35th (5.1 points).