GTD ID:
198804140002

When:
1988-04-14

Country:
Italy

Region:
Western Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Campania

City:
Naples

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity U.S.O (united service organization) *
Specific Description U.S.O. Club
Nationality of Target United States
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage $50,000.00
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Vehicle
Weapon Details
Explosive
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
Japanese Red Army (JRA) Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 5 Fatalities / 17 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 5
Number of U.S. Fatalities 1
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities Unknown
Total Number of Injured 17
Number of U.S. Injured 4
Number of Perpetrators Injured Unknown
Sources