Incident Summary:

10/25/2018: Assailants attacked the convoy of Major General Saeed Ahmed Nagra in Washuk, Balochistan, Pakistan. Nagra, the Frontier Corps Inspector General, was not harmed, but two security officers were killed and three were injured in the attack. The Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) and the Baloch Liberation Front (BLF) jointly claimed responsibility for the incident.




South Asia

region/u.s. state:



Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Assassination
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Frontier Corps (FC)
Specific Description Convoy of Inspector General: Major General Saeed Ahmed Nagra
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
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) No
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) Yes
Alternate Designation (more) Insurgency/Guerilla Action
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Personal claim)
Baloch Liberation Front (BLF) Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Personal claim)
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 12
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 2 Fatalities / 3 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 2
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 3
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Two FC personnel martyred," The Messenger, October 26, 2018.
"Two security personnel martyred, three injured in Quetta ambush," Frontier Post, October 25, 2018.
"IGFC escapes terror attack in Panjgur," The Nation Pakistan, October 25, 2018.