Take a look at the below list of Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities in The World 2017. Everyone wants to live in harmoniously in a peaceful world. Peace in many places has been replaced with crimes like violence, terrorism, rape and kidnapping. There is almost nowhere in the world where there is total peace. People are becoming depressed because of the insecurity this world pose to their lives. This makes life today not very interesting and boring instead due to living a worrying life. The main reasons behind the instability and lack of peace in the world are poverty, discrimination, inequality, political volatility and many other reasons. So these are the kinds of reasons that make some people start living like criminals and play these bloody games to pay back and to console themselves. There are places in this world that crime rates have gone so high and have been identified the most insecure places. This is a list if the top Ten most dangerous cities in the entire world in 2017.
List of Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities in The World 2017
10. Cape Town, South Africa
This is the 2nd most famous and the capital city of South Africa. It is the primate city of South Africa. It is one of the most famous and beautiful places especially for tourists. This city, however, suffers from high crime rates. It especially suffers from extreme crimes like rape, robbery, sexual assault, murders, etc. Cape Town has therefore become one of the most insecure and unstable places in the world, where murder rate is very high.
9. Karachi, Pakistan
Kerachi city is the capital of Sindh and the biggest city of Pakistan with a population of almost 23 million. It was also called ‘The city of Lights’. Located at the Coastline of the Arabian Sea, it is a very busy and important city to Pakistan. It is also considered to be one of the most dangerous places in the world due to the increased crime rate such as target killings, murders, kidnapping, etc.
8. Guatemala City, Guatemala
This is the biggest and the most important city of Guatemala Country. It is the capital city of Guatemalan republic. This is the city with the highest population in Central America suffering from very many crime cases related with gang problems, trafficking of drugs, extreme poverty, murders, robberies, kidnapping, political issues, etc. Although the government has tried so much to stabilize the city it has not been successful. Guatemala remains to be one of the most insecure cities in the world.
7. Baghdad, Iraq
In all Arab republics, Baghdad is the 2nd largest city. It is Iraq’s capital city with a population of over 7 million. The city has experienced a lot of problems in the past few years. A big population died in the Iraq civil war. Attacks from American security between 2003 and 2011 destroyed the city so much. The bombings demolished a lot of infrastructures and a lot of people were killed and millions were forced to flee out of the city. After the US Forces ISIS took over Iraq it made the city one of the most dangerous cities in the world 2017.
6. Caracas, Venezuela
In the last few years Caracas was known to be the 3rd most dangerous city in the world. It is the largest and the most important city of the country of Venezuela and is located in the northern part of the country. The police and law enforcers have no control anymore on Venezuela after they failed to stabilize Caracas. This makes it vulnerable to be among the most dangerous and insecure places in the world 2017. Murder rate very is high in this city, and most crime cases remain unsolved.
5. Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
Ciudad is a city of Juarez municipality in a state of called Chihuahua. Drug trafficking is common in Ciudad Juarez and crime rate is also big. Common crimes in Ciudad are kidnapping, rape, homicide, missing people, etc. The government has tried to reduce these issues but failed to combat the crime in the city.
4. Acapulco, Mexico
Acapulco is popular and well known for its famous and lavish places for tourists. Apart from these attractions and so, Acapulco city is the 2nd most dangerous city globally facing different crimes like robberies, homicide, assaults, etc. Murder rates are also high. This affects tourism. The city is heavily patrolled by security officers in areas where tourists mostly are like hotels.
3. Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
This is the most famous in Brazil and is the capital of Rio De Janeiro state, Brazil. It has many tourist attraction sites for example Sugarloaf Mountain. However, the city is not stable in terms of security. It suffers from crimes like robberies, rapes, assaults and other more crimes. The crime rate here is increasing rapidly so this makes the lovely place one of the most dangerous cities globally 2017.
2. San Pedro Sula, Honduras
This city is found in the northwest of Honduras. It is along the Caribbean Sea south of Puerto Cortes. It is the 2nd largest city of Honduras. San is one of the most insecure places around the globe with high murderer rates, cocaine trafficking and other crimes. It is ranked 2nd for being one of the most dangerous places in the whole world 2017.
1. Kabul, Afghanistan
Kabul is the largest and capital city of Afghanistan. It is located on the eastern part of the country. It has more than 3.4 million residents and is the most dangerous city of the world. The city is unstable due to civil wars the 1992-1996 one which killed thousands of people and damaged infrastructures. There are Taliban groups which are very powerful and are involved in kidnappings and homicides and other criminal activities.
So, these are the world’s Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities in 2017. the above cities are not worth visiting unless you want to risk your life. The degree of insecurity is very high and something should be done. The government of USA is doing a very good job at ensuring things are back to normal.