U.S. law requires the Secretary of State to provide Congress, by April 30 of each year, a full and complete report on terrorism with regard to those countries and groups meeting criteria set forth in the legislation. This annual report is entitled Country Reports on Terrorism. Beginning with the report for 2004, it replaced the previously published Patterns of Global Terrorism.

-Table of Contents
-Chapter 1 -- Strategic Assessment
-Chapter 2 -- Country Reports: Africa Overview
-Chapter 2 -- Country Reports: East Asia and Pacific Overview
-Chapter 2 -- Country Reports: Europe and Eurasia Overview
-Chapter 2 -- Country Reports: Middle East and North Africa Overview
-Chapter 2 -- Country Reports: South and Central Asia Overview
-Chapter 2 -- Country Reports: Western Hemisphere Overview
-Chapter 3 -- State Sponsors of Terrorism Overview
-Chapter 4 -- The Global Challenge of WMD Terrorism
-Chapter 5 -- Terrorist Safe Havens (7120 Report)
-Chapter 6 -- Terrorist Organizations
-Chapter 7 -- Legislative Requirements and Key Terms
-National Counterterrorism Center: Annex of Statistical Information
-International Conventions and Protocols on Terrorism