Incident Summary:

07/30/2008: On Wednesday, militants killed Gulzada Bibi west of Miranshah, Waziristan, Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Pakistan. A note found with the body stated she was killed for allegedly being a spy for US-led coalition forces in Afghanistan. No group claimed responsibility for the attack.




South Asia

region/u.s. state:

Federally Administered Tribal Areas

Near Miran Shah

Location Details:
West of Miranshah

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity
Specific Description Gulzada Bibi
Nationality of Target Pakistan
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Weapon Details
An unknown gun type was used in the attack.
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 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
Press TV, "Alleged Female Spy Killed in Pakistan," Press TV,§ionid=351020401.
Lexis Nexis, "Militants Kill Afghan Woman Accused of Being "US. Spy" in Pakistan Tribal Area," BBC Monitoring South Asia, July 31, 2008.