Incident Summary:

11/11/2006: In Muhajiriyah, Sudan, perpetrators attacked various villages, and killed 80 civilians. They also caused damage to the communities. No claim of responsibility was reported, but it was believed that the Janjaweed Militia was responsible.

GTD ID:
200611110005

When:
2006-11-11

Country:
Sudan

Region:
Sub-Saharan Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

East Darfur

City:
Muhajiriyah

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Civilians
Specific Description Sudanese Civilans
Nationality of Target Sudan
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 80 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 80
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
National Counter Terrorism Center, 2006 Report on Terrorism