Incident Summary:

10/27/2014: Explosive devices detonated at a school in Hakim Khan Kili village, Bara district, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan. There were no reported casualties, but the school was damaged in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the attack; however, Pakistani officials attributed the incident to Lashkar-e-Islam (Pakistan).

GTD ID:
201410270036

When:
2014-10-27

Country:
Pakistan

Region:
South Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

City:
Bara district

Location Details:
The incident occurred in the Hakim Khan Kili village

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Educational Institution
Name of Entity Government of Pakistan
Specific Description Girls' Primary 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/Bombs/Dynamite Unknown Explosive 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
Lashkar-e-Islam (Pakistan) 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
Sources
"Girls' school blown up in Bara," Dawn (Pakistan), October 28, 2014.
"NATIONAL - Militants blow up school in Khyber Agency," The Nation Pakistan, October 28, 2014.
"Militants Blow Up Girls' School in Pakistan," Outlook India, October 27, 2014.