Incident Summary:

12/24/2013: Assailants attacked a government complex in Al Dali governorate, Yemen. Three soldiers and one civilian were killed and 20 other individuals were injured in the attack. No group claimed responsibility; however, sources attributed the incident to the Southern Mobility Movement (Yemen).

GTD ID:
201312240031

When:
2013-12-24

Country:
Yemen

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Ad Dali

City:
Unknown

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Unknown
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (General)
Name of Entity Government of Yemen
Specific Description Complex
Nationality of Target Yemen
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Military of Yemen
Specific Description Units
Nationality of Target Yemen
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Unknown
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
Southern Mobility Movement (Yemen) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 4 Fatalities / 20 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 4
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 20
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Selection List: Yemeni Press 25 December 2013," OSC Summary, December 24, 2013."