Incident Summary:

06/30/2019: An explosive device detonated near a rickshaw transporting traders in Yoro, Mopti, Mali. At least 10 traders were killed in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




Sub-Saharan Africa

region/u.s. state:


Near Yoro

Location Details:
The incident occurred between Yoro city and Guiri city.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description Traders
Nationality of Target Mali
Target Type: Transportation
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Rickshaw
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 Land Mine
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 10 Fatalities
Total Number of Fatalities 10
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured Unknown
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"23 civilians killed in central Mali villages: mayor, security source," News24, July 1, 2019.
"Attack on Mali Fulani village kills 23 - local mayor," Reuters Africa, July 1, 2019.
"Terrorism Digest 1 - 2 Jul 19," BBC Monitoring, July 2, 2019.