Incident Summary:

10/02/2020: An explosive device detonated targeting a Rangers vehicle in Jampha Kor Moo 1, Bacho district, Narathiwat, Thailand. There were no reported casualties. This was one of two related attacks in the area on this date. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




Southeast Asia

region/u.s. state:


Jampha Kor Moo 1

Location Details:
The incident occurred in Bacho district.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Royal Thai Armed Forces
Specific Description Security Forces
Nationality of Target Thailand
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Border Patrol Police (BPP)
Specific Description Vehicle
Nationality of Target Thailand
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives Unknown Explosive Type
Weapon Details
A roadside bomb was used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
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 / 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
"Two bombs target ranger patrol, no injuries," Bangkok Post, October 2, 2020.
"Thailand: Explosive devices target security forces in Narathiwat province October 2," GardaWorld, October 2, 2020.