Incident Summary:

02/28/2014: A remote-controlled explosive device detonated next to the Waziristan Cadet School in Sarai Darpa Khel area, Federally Administered Tribal Areas, Pakistan. This was one of two simultaneous blasts on schools in the area, causing damages to the buildings. No group claimed responsibility for the incidents.




South Asia

region/u.s. state:

Federally Administered Tribal Areas

Sarai Darpa Khel

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Pakistan Armed Forces
Specific Description Waziristan Cadet School
Nationality of Target Pakistan
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
Explosives Remote Trigger
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) No
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) Yes
Alternate Designation (more) Insurgency/Guerilla Action
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
"Dual bombing: Two schools blown up in North Waziristan," Plus News Pakistan, March 1, 2014.
"Dual bombing: Two schools blown up in North Waziristan," The Express Tribune, March 1, 2014.