Incident Summary:

11/28/2013: Assailants opened fire on a passenger bus in the Toor area, Central Darfur state, Sudan. At least five people were killed and 25 people were injured in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201311280060

When:
2013-11-28

Country:
Sudan

Region:
Sub-Saharan Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Central Darfur

City:
Near Toor

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Tourists
Name of Entity Bin Salah Travel Agency
Specific Description Bus
Nationality of Target Sudan
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Weapon Details
Unknown firearms were 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 5 Fatalities / 25 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 5
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 25
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Five Killed and More Than 24 Injured in Attack On Bus in Central Darfur," Radio Dabanga, November 28, 2013."
"Five Killed and More Than 24 Injured in Attack On Bus in Central Darfur," AllAfrica.com, November 29, 2013."