Incident Summary:

03/21/2007: The Ugandan rebel Lord's Resistance Army killed a student and displaced 1000 civilians in Sudan in Equatoria State (Sarq al Istiw’iyah). No claim of responsibility was reported.

GTD ID:
200703210006

When:
2007-03-21

Country:
Sudan

Region:
Sub-Saharan Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Eastern Equatoria

City:
Torit district

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Internally Displaced Persons
Specific Description IDPs in Sudan
Nationality of Target Sudan
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
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
Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
“Ugandan Rebels Kill One, Displace 1000 in Sudan’s Equatoria State,” Juba Post, March 22, 2007.