Turkmenistan has occupied the 138th – last line in «Global Terrorism Index – 2019», having headed thereby the list of the safest countries of the world under the version of research of Institute for Economics and Peace.
That fact is surprising that the safest country in the world territorially borders on the most dangerous state of the rating – Afghanistan. Earlier this position was occupied by Iraq.
On a par with Turkmenistan the 138th place in the index 26 more countries, including Slovenia, Portugal, Belarus, Romania, Cuba, Singapore and others have occupied. Turkmenistan has got an only zero indicator of terrorist threat on a ten-mark scale in Central Asia.
The rating is based on the checked and proved statistical researches for 2018. According to the used data 17 from 20 world’s largest acts of terrorism for the considered period have occurred in Afghanistan.