Incident Summary:

12/23/2018: An explosive device detonated targeting a military vehicle between Mamba and Toye in Segou, Mali. Four soldiers were injured in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201812230010

When:
2018-12-23

Country:
Mali

Region:
Sub-Saharan Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Segou

City:
Unknown

Location Details:
The incident occurred between Mamba and Toye.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Malian Army
Specific Description Convoy
Nationality of Target Mali
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 Land Mine
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
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 4 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 4
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Mali: State PAS Press Summary 27 December 2018," Summary, December 27, 2018.