GTD ID:
199210120007

When:
1992-10-12

Country:
Kuwait

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Basra

City:
Near Umm Qasr

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (Diplomatic)
Name of Entity United Nations
Specific Description U.N. vehicle carrying U.S. National
Nationality of Target United States
Target Type: NGO
Name of Entity United Nations
Specific Description U.N. vehicle carrying U.N. observer
Nationality of Target
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Melee Knife or Other Sharp Object
Firearms Handgun
Weapon Details
Knife; Pistol
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 2
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 1 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities Unknown
Total Number of Injured 1
Number of U.S. Injured 1
Number of Perpetrators Injured Unknown
Sources