Terrorist and Organized Criminal Search Data Base

Section: Flash Points

At least 38 civilians were killed in an IED attack in the Nigerian city of Jos

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PTSS 2010-12-29
Nigeria; Plateau state; Jos

At least 38 civilians were killed and 74 others were wounded when militants detonated seven improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in two areas of the city of Jos in Plateau State late on 24 December. Boko Haram claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement released on 28 December.

22.02.2011. 16:53:08