GTD ID:
198006020012

When:
1980-06-02

Country:
El Salvador

Region:
Central America & Caribbean

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Morazan

City:
Osicala

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity national guard
Specific Description national guard unit
Nationality of Target El Salvador
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Automatic Weapon
Weapon Details
Automatic firearm
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Group Sub-name Claimed Responsibility
Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) People's Revolutionary Army (ERP) (El Salvador) Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 40 Fatalities / 100 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 40
Number of U.S. Fatalities Unknown
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities Unknown
Total Number of Injured 100
Number of U.S. Injured Unknown
Number of Perpetrators Injured Unknown
Sources