Incident Summary:

09/12/2006: In Middadiyah (Muqdadiyah, Miqdadiyah), Iraq, 24 were wounded and four killed by a roadside bomb. No group claimed responsibility for the attack.

GTD ID:
200609120002

When:
2006-09-12

Country:
Iraq

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Diyala

City:
Muqdadiyah

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Unknown
Nationality of Target Iraq
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Remote Trigger
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 Unknown
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 4 Fatalities / 24 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 4
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 24
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
“At least 27 people killed in Iraq violence,” Agence France Presse, September 12, 2006.
Hamid Ahmed, “Bombs and shooting kill at least 24 people, injure dozens around Iraq,” Associated Press Worldstream, September 12, 2006.
Bushra Juhi, “Iraqi violence unabated with at least 24 killed around the country,” The Associated Press, September 12, 2006.