January 2016 Attacks

January 1 (Southern Philippines) The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighter (BIFF) attacked 3 military detachments on New Year’s Eve in Datu Piang, Shariff Aguak, and Shariff Saydona Mustafa, Maguindanao, Southern Philippines. Six attackers dead, injured undetermined.

January 1 (Tel Aviv, Israel)An Israeli-Arab man fired a submachine gun on a pub in Dizengoff Street, Tel Aviv, Israel. A discarded Qur’an was recovered a meters away from the crime scene. 2 were dead, 8 injured.

January 1 (Kabul, Afghanistan)Taliban bombed a French restaurant in Kabul. 2 dead, 19 injured.