Incident Summary:

04/07/2015: Assailants attacked a commercial vehicle between Maridi and Mambe in Maridi district, Western Equatoria, South Sudan. There were no reported casualties in the incident. The Revolutionary Movement for National Salvation (REMNASA) claimed responsibility for the attack.



South Sudan

Sub-Saharan Africa

region/u.s. state:

Western Equatoria

Maridi district

Location Details:
The incident occurred between the towns of Maridi and Mambe.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Transportation
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Vehicle
Nationality of Target South Sudan
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
Incendiary Arson/Fire
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
Revolutionary Movement for National Salvation (REMNASA) Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: E-mail)
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
"W. Equatoria ramps up security after rebels claim new attack," Sudan Tribune, April 8, 2015.