Incident Summary:

03/31/2013: Assailants destroyed two CCTV cameras in Bang Yang Daeng, Pattani province, Thailand. The cameras were in front the Nurulhuda Mosque and the assailants used burning tires to destroy the cameras. This was one of four attacks on CCTV cameras in this province on this day. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




Southeast Asia

region/u.s. state:


Ban Yang Daeng

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (General)
Name of Entity Government of Thailand
Specific Description Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) Cameras
Nationality of Target Thailand
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Arson/Fire
Weapon Details
Burning tires were used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
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 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
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
"Thailand: Attack bid thwarted by ranger unit," Bangkok Post Online, April 1, 2013.
"14 surveillance cameras burnt in Pattani," MCOT, April 1, 2013.