Terror Rising: Spread of Terrorism


      Full Measure looks at the spread of terrorism five years after the Arab Spring.

      After three devastating attacks in a month, there's heightened concern about the potential for more.

      ISIS is now seen as the principal focus of the War on Terror, a spot once held by al-Qaeda. Several months ago, our team began work to trace the global spread of terrorism since the uprisings known as the Arab Spring starting in 2010. Instead of resulting in a democratic revolution, the upheavals created the kind of chaos and vacuum that allowed terrorism to grow and thrive.

      Correspondent Scott Thuman landed in Beirut, the day of two massive attacks by ISIS.