Incident Summary:

02/01/2007: Twelve civillians and 20 soldiers were killed and 40 civillians and 30 soldiers were wounded when assailants armed with unspecified firearms attacked the positions of government troops in Adre, Ouddai, Chad. No group claimed responsibility.

GTD ID:
200702010005

When:
2007-02-01

Country:
Chad

Region:
Sub-Saharan Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Ouaddai

City:
Adre

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Chad government troops
Nationality of Target Chad
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Unknown
Nationality of Target Chad
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
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 No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 32 Fatalities / 70 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 32
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 70
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
National Counter Terrorism Center, 2007 Report on Terrorism