Incident Summary:

01/31/2014: Assailants attacked Juer town in Bahr el Ghazal region, South Sudan. At least 35 people were killed and 10 others wounded in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201401310055

When:
2014-01-31

Country:
South Sudan

Region:
Sub-Saharan Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Warap

City:
Juer

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Juer Town
Specific Description Town
Nationality of Target South 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
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 35 Fatalities / 10 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 35
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 10
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Over 40 people killed in Warrap attack," Sudan Tribune, February 2, 2014."