Incident Summary:

11/03/2015: Assailants opened fire at a government girls' middle school in Misri Banda, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan. There were no reported casualties in the assault. No group claimed responsibility for the attack.




South Asia

region/u.s. state:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Misri Banda

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Educational Institution
Name of Entity Government of Pakistan
Specific Description Girls' Middle School
Nationality of Target Pakistan
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
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 3
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
"Pakistan: Pro-government tribal elder killed in Bajaur agency," Dawn Online, November 3, 2015.
"Unidentified militants open fire on girls' school in Pakistan's Nowshera," Jane's Terrorism Watch Report, November 6, 2015.
"Pakistan: Peace Troop Chief, Journalist Killed in Separate Incidents," Daily Islam Online, November 4, 2015.