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Table 2, Robert M. Heramb and Bruce R. McCord

Table 2. All Reported Actual and Attempted Bombings Using Propellants Between 1992 and 1996

<td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; > <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right height="19"'> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> &nbsp; <span style='font-family:Arial'><o:p></o:p></span></font><p></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; > <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right height="19"'> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> &nbsp; <span style='font-family:Arial'><o:p></o:p></span></font><p></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; > <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right height="19"'> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> &nbsp; <span style='font-family:Arial'><o:p></o:p></span></font><p></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; > <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right height="19"'> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> &nbsp; <span style='font-family:Arial'><o:p></o:p></span></font><p></p> </td> <td width=61 valign=top style='width:45.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; > <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right height="19"'> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"> &nbsp; <span style='font-family:Arial'><o:p></o:p></span></font><p></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width=289 valign=top style='width:216.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal><b><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'><span style="mso-spacerun: yes">     </span>Total incidents<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>667<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>637<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>696<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>624<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=61 valign=top style='width:45.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>643<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width=289 valign=top style='width:216.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal><b><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'><span style="mso-spacerun: yes">          </span>Actual<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>524<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>498<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>447<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>454<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=61 valign=top style='width:45.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>405<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width=289 valign=top style='width:216.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal><b><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'><span style="mso-spacerun: yes">          </span>Attempted<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>143<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>139<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>249<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>170<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=61 valign=top style='width:45.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>238<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width=289 valign=top style='width:216.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal><b><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'><span style="mso-spacerun: yes">     </span>Deaths<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>9<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>12<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>6<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>8<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=61 valign=top style='width:45.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>13<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width=289 valign=top style='width:216.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal><b><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'><span style="mso-spacerun: yes">     </span>Injuries<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>82<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>68<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>49<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>53<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=61 valign=top style='width:45.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>162<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width=289 valign=top style='width:216.9pt;border:solid windowtext .5pt; border-top:none;mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt' height="2"> <p class=MsoNormal><b><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'><span style="mso-spacerun: yes">     </span>Property damage costs<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt' height="2"> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>780K<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt' height="2"> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>856K<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt' height="2"> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>1.8M<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=60 valign=top style='width:45.0pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt' height="2"> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>243K<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> <td width=61 valign=top style='width:45.9pt;border-top:none;border-left:none; border-bottom:solid windowtext .5pt;border-right:solid windowtext .5pt; mso-border-top-alt:solid windowtext .5pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt' height="2"> <p class=MsoNormal align=right style='text-align:right'><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>896K<o:p></o:p></span></font></p> </td> </tr> </table> <p class=MsoNormal><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2"><span style='font-family:Arial'>NOTE: Actual and attempted bombings include incidents in which a device either exploded or was delivered to a target but did not explode. 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Type of Explosive Used

1992

1993

1994

1995

1996

Bomb containing smokeless powder/ black powder/black powder substitutes