10 Most Dangerous Cities Of The World

Dangerous Cities

The Seekers

24 days ago|5 min read


Here are the top 10 most dangerous cities around the world.

1.     Cape Town in South Africa

Due to the prevalence of poverty and social unrest in this city. It is suffering from extremely high crime. It is one of the highest crimes per 100,000 residents in the world regarding assaults, rapes, and murder, which is about 50 people each day are murdered and it’s only increasing. There are about sixty-five thousand rapes and other sexual assaults reported each year and there are a lot of insurance companies down there that don’t even insure cars and that’s because they’re stolen way too often. You’re not able to ensure a Volkswagen City Golf at all, because this is the most common car hijack.

2.     Detroit in the USA

Detroit is America’s most dangerous city. According to the FBI statistics, the crime rate was five times higher than the national average in three neighborhoods in Detroit District, which ranked in the top 25 most dangerous neighborhoods among the US residents. This city is so bad that a lot of residents have boarded up their windows and doors. The population took a hit in 2010, when 200,000 residents fled, its population is under 700,000. Their population hasn’t been this low since 1910, a long time ago.

3.     Acapulco in Mexico

Acapulco Mexico. The city used to be one of Mexico’s oldest coastal tourist destinations. However, in modern times, tourists in Acapulco have been facing problems with local corrupt police who steal money by extortion and also by intimidating people. I mean they’re the ones in power. Police officers would threaten jail time other than that Acapulco is also known as a city with a lot of drug cartel problems. There have been reports of dead bodies everywhere and, if you’re at the wrong place at the wrong time, no one can guarantee you will survive. There are dozens of beheaded bodies, victims with their limbs all chopped up, and some mass execution sites have been spotted as well as victims with their skin all peeled right off, and this is all over the city. So, for all of these reasons, this is one of the most dangerous cities in the world.

4.     Baghdad in Iraq

This is Iraq’s largest city with over seven million people and it’s the second-largest city in the Arab world. The level of violence remains rampant due to random gunfire and roadside bombings. A lot of the city has faced severe infrastructural damage due to the Iraq war. Bombs were going off everywhere. As of 2012 Baghdad was listed as the least Hospital place in the world. Local people are being randomly killed or hunted as many as 130 bodies were found every morning.

5.     Damascus in Syria

Damascus is the capital and the second-largest city in Syria. This is a city known for all those ISIS videos of terrorist groups being beheading people. Recently, there was a 14-year-old boy hung by his wrist in the air and was tortured by this. It is also known for a lot of those young people joining the army. The city consists of war and Syria is considered one of the most dangerous countries in the world. Hundreds of thousands of people have died this past year, hundreds of them being children. A lot of these children are also in prison and are being tortured. Thousands of Zirin and militant police have lost their lives to residents, trying to fight back.

6.     Freetown in Sierra Leone

Freetown is the capital and the largest city in Sierra Leone. Right now there are travel warnings, not to travel to the city, and that’s because they have an outbreak of Ebola which is killing thousands of people. The fatality rate exceeds 30 percent and some strains of Ebola have been known to cause a 90 percent fatality rate. There was an average three-day quarantine where the whole city was shut down. There is so much crime there. From 1991 to 2001, 50,000 people were killed in the Civil War. The city’s environment is so dangerous that living expectancy is ranked at the bottom of the World Health Organization list, and this is a list that was conducted in 2013. The life expectancy, if you guys live in this city, is 46 years old up.

7.     Mogadishu in Somalia

Mogadishu is Somalia’s capital and is currently an extremely dangerous war zone. There is a conflict between the government and the Warlord, which is the al-Qaeda we all know them. The famous terrorist group, the group that was run by Osama bin Laden, the people behind the 9/11 attacks, the current leader right now of that al-Qaeda group is 63 year old, Atman. There’s a 25 million dollar reward for his capture. There are travel warnings for people who visit the city. If you travel on mobile tissue, you are told to not wander the streets alone for any reason, there are bombings, terrorist attacks, kidnappings, and rapes. This is a city that you guys want to stay far away from.

8.     Ciudad Juarez in Mexico

Ciudad Juarez is located in Mexico. This is the nation’s most violent city, and this is a place where violence occurs. Every single day pleas are often employed or paid off by drug gangs which results in hundreds, if not thousands, of crimes going unsolved. Every year since the early 1990s, there have been approximately 370 femicides and at least 400 missing women femicide is a sexual gender hate crime which, in this case, is defined by killing women in 2010, there is over 3,000 murders reported, which is an average Of 80 murders every single day, there’s a constant rival between drug cartels, smugglers, kidnappers, and other bad criminals, all over the city, dismembered bodies and common graves overstuffed with the corpse.

9.     Kabul in Afghanistan

Next, we have Kabul, Afghanistan. Kabul is the capital of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, as well as the largest city. It’s the fifth fastest-growing city in the world, but it comes at a price. The current Afghanistan government has little or no control over the country. This has become a war zone. Threats are unpredictable: there’s been many suicide bombings, mass shootings, and kidnapping this standard policy there is to not report the kidnappings of foreigners. The Taliban is an Islamic fundamentalist, political movement group in Afghanistan. They were behind the attacks that happened on 9/11. This is a very scary group, but ISIS has also taken over parts of Afghanistan.

10.  San Pedro Sula in Honduras

San Pedro, Sula, Honduras. This city has been ranked as the most violent city for several years in a row and it’s for a reason. It has the highest homicide rates in the world. There are seven thousand 172 murders, and this is in Honduras. Since 2012, Firearms trafficking has been a really big problem. Honduras is one of the poorest countries in Latin America. This is mainly because Hurricane Mitch was a category five hurricane that hit the city back in 1998 and still it hasn’t fully recovered. The city has also been known for cocaine trafficking.

These were my top ten most dangerous cities.



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