GTD ID:
198512160005

When:
1985-12-16

Country:
Philippines

Region:
Southeast Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Lanao del Norte

City:
Munai

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity
Specific Description lorry convoy
Nationality of Target Philippines
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity
Specific Description military escort team
Nationality of Target Philippines
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
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Projectile (rockets, mortars, RPGs, etc.)
Weapon Details
Automatic firearms; Grenade launcher
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 Claimed Responsibility
Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 300
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 16 Fatalities / 35 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 16
Number of U.S. Fatalities Unknown
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities Unknown
Total Number of Injured 35
Number of U.S. Injured Unknown
Number of Perpetrators Injured Unknown
Sources