Incident Summary:

12/16/2020: Assailants opened fire on laborers working on construction of a Frontier Corps (FC) checkpost in Jamal Mai, Mamozai area, Upper Orakzai tehsil, Orakzai district, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Two laborers were killed and another was declared missing. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




South Asia

region/u.s. state:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Upper Orakzai

Location Details:
The incident occurred in Jamal Mai, Mamozai area.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Laborers: Zainul Abideed, Abid, Alamgir
Nationality of Target Pakistan
Additional Information
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
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) 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 2 Fatalities
Total Number of Fatalities 2
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
"2 labourers building FC checkpost found dead," The News International (Asianet-Pakistan), December 18, 2020.