Incident Summary:

07/01/2017: Assailants attacked Kaga-Bandoro town in Nana-Grebizi, Central African Republic. United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) peacekeepers confronted the assailants and at least 15 people were killed in the ensuing clash. No group claimed responsibility; however, sources attributed the attack to former Seleka members.

GTD ID:
201707010028

When:
2017-07-01

Country:
Central African Republic

Region:
Sub-Saharan Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Nana-Grebizi

City:
Kaga-Bandoro

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Unknown
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Kaga-Bandoro Town
Specific Description Market Town
Nationality of Target Central African Republic
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Unknown
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 15 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 15
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities Unknown
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"At least 15 killed in fresh C. Africa clashes: source," Agence France-Presse Top News (English), t, July 2, 2017."