"Incident ID",Year,Month,Day,Country,Region,District,City,UN,INGO,LNGO/NRCS,ICRC,IFRC,Other,"Nationals killed","Nationals wounded","Nationals kidnapped","Total nationals","Internationals killed","Internationals wounded","Internationals kidnapped","Total internationals","Total killed","Total wounded","Total kidnapped","Total affected","Gender Male","Gender Female","Gender Unknown","Means of attack","Attack context",Location,Latitude,Longitude,"Actor type","Actor name",Details,Verified,Source 35,1997,,,,,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,,,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international staff wounded and 1 national staff killed, sometime in 1997",Yes,"Focal Point" 1,1997,1,,Cambodia,"Banteay Meanchey",,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,14.07092855,103.099916,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff killed while working in Banteay Meanchey province.",Archived,Archived 2,1997,1,,Rwanda,Northern,Musanze,Ruhengeri,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,3,1,0,4,3,1,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,-1.49984,29.63497,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO international (Spanish) staff killed, 1 INGO international (US) staff gravely wounded during armed raid on INGO compound in Ruhengeri, Rwanda.",Archived,Archived 3,1997,2,,Tajikistan,,,,4,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,2,2,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,38.6281733,70.8156541,Unknown,Unknown,"3 UN national staff, 1 UN international (Nigerian) staff, 1 ICRC international staff and 1 ICRC national staff kidnapped along with other (not included) UN staff, journalist and Tajik govt rep; released 48 hours later.",Archived,Archived 4,1997,2,,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,Kismayo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-0.358216,42.545087,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Itihaad al-Islamiya","1 INGO international staff killed by Al ittihad militia in Kismayo.",Archived,Archived 5,1997,2,14,Rwanda,Kigali,Kigali,Kigali,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-1.9508511,30.0615075,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Kigali Feb 14.",Archived,Archived 7,1997,5,,"DR Congo",,,,0,0,10,0,0,0,10,0,0,10,0,0,0,0,10,0,0,10,0,0,10,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,"Non-state armed group: National","Alliance of Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Congo-Zaire (ADFL)","10 NRCS staff first aid workers killed in fighting between Zairean troops and rebels from the Alliance of Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Congo-Zaire (ADFL).",Archived,Archived 6,1997,5,7,"Sierra Leone",,,,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,1,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,8.6400349,-11.8400269,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver killed and 2 UN national staff wounded when UN assessment team ambushed May 7.",Archived,Archived 11,1997,6,,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,Tulo-Burago,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,2.25,41.16667,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Itihaad al-Islamiya","1 UN national staff beheaded by Al-Ittihad militia after ambush near Tulo-Burago village in Gedo region. Another 3 UN national staff (not included) bound, questioned and later released. The victim, a senior SNF Commander, was the apparent target of the Al-Ittihad militia.",Yes,"Focal Point" 12,1997,6,8,Rwanda,Northern,Musanze,Ruhengeri,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,-1.49984,29.63497,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed when he was among a group of villagers attacked by insurgents near Ruhengeri on June 8.",Archived,Archived 8,1997,6,14,Rwanda,Northern,Musanze,Ruhengeri,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-1.49984,29.63497,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 UN national staff shot and killed in Ruhengeri June 14. The staffer, his wife, young child and another relative were killed at night in their home in Rubange secteur.",Archived,Archived 9,1997,6,17,Rwanda,Northern,Musanze,Ruhengeri,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Detention,Unknown,-1.49984,29.63497,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Ruhengeri June 17. Arrested by soldiers on 9 June 1997. The mutilated body was found in the bush near Ruhengeri town, on 13 June and had been tortured and shot through the head.",Archived,Archived 10,1997,6,19,Rwanda,Northern,Musanze,"Ruhengeri, Kigombe",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,-1.49984,29.63497,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver was shot and killed in Ruhengeri along with his wife, their son aged 7 and their daughter aged 6. They were shot through the windows of their house in Kigombe.",Archived,Archived 14,1997,6,19,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-0.36667,42.53333,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Itihaad al-Islamiya","1 INGO driver killed by Al Ittihad militia in Kismayo on June 19.",Archived,Archived 13,1997,6,20,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",3.1199508,43.6444625,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staffer (Portuguese) shot in Baidoa hospital apparently in revenge for shooter's brother who died in his care.",Archived,Archived 16,1997,7,,Chechnya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,43.3976147,45.6985005,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO local staffer killed in home attack.",Archived,Archived 17,1997,7,,Chechnya,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.3976147,45.6985005,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (British) staff kidnapped. Released 15 months later after ransom paid.",Archived,Archived 18,1997,7,,Chechnya,Ingushetia,Nazranovsky,Nazran,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.25,45.83333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped in Nazran and held 3.6 months before escaping.",Archived,Archived 19,1997,7,,Somalia,Bakool,Tiyeeglow,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,4.01897,44.51112,"Staff member","Security guard","1 donor agency international staff official kidnapped by his security guards at Teyeglow. Escaped two days later.",Archived,Archived 15,1997,7,17,Bangladesh,Narayanganj,Siddhirganj,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,23.61352,90.50298,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Siddhirganj, July 17.",Archived,Archived 20,1997,8,,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,-0.36667,42.53333,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Clan,"2 INGO national nurses running a health clinic killed in apparent clan-related revenge killing in Kismayo.",Archived,Archived 21,1997,8,,Chechnya,Dagestan,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.0574916,47.1332224,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO international staff (French) kidnapped in Dagestan and held 3.5 months. Ransom negotiated by French govt.",Archived,Archived 23,1997,9,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff kidnapped in Mogadishu over FFW project dispute.",Archived,Archived 24,1997,9,,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,4.824871,31.607858,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Juba.",Archived,Archived 22,1997,9,24,Ethiopia,Jarar,Daror,Ogaden,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,8.53056,44.795,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staffers shot dead in apparent robbery attempt in Ogaden region Sept 24.",Archived,Archived 25,1997,10,,Angola,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver killed in ambush.",Archived,Archived 26,1997,10,,Rwanda,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-1.9646631,30.0644358,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver killed in ambush.",Archived,Archived 28,1997,10,,Angola,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (German and Zimbabwean) staff killed in ambush.",Archived,Archived 27,1997,10,18,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif (200km W of city on Anchoy-Shibirgan road)",0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,36.70904,67.11087,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff killed by stray bullet when three ICRC cars caught in crossfire Anchoy-Shibirgan road 200 kilometres west of Mazar-i-Sharif on Oct 18.",Archived,Archived 29,1997,10,23,Chechnya,Grozny,Grozny,Grozny,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.3278775,45.6762535,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (Hungarian) staff kidnapped in Grozny on Oct 23 and held for 9 months. Severe abuse (mutilations). Ransom paid by Hungarian govt.",Archived,Archived 31,1997,11,,Congo,,,,0,0,0,3,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff killed and 2 wounded in ambush.",Archived,Archived 30,1997,11,22,Somalia,,,,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"3 UN national staff (from two agencies) and 1 from another UN body abducted by gunmen on Nov 22 and released the next day. Involved a charcoal trade dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 32,1997,11,26,Somalia,"Middle Shabelle",Balcad,Deganlei,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,2,1,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,2.270978,45.334654,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","2 INGO international staff (1 male 1 female, Italian) and 1 male national staff were kidnapped after 1-hour armed attack on base in Deganlei on Nov 26. Organized by Mogadishu businessman who had a trade dispute with the then Vice Governor of Balad, Mohamed Abshir.",Archived,Archived 34,1997,12,,Tajikistan,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,1,0,1,2,1,1,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Unknown,38.6281733,70.8156541,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff (of two different organizations) kidnapped. One victim was fatally wounded when her abductors set off a grenade to kill themselves and their hostage. The other victim was rescued, unharmed.",Archived,Media 33,1997,12,17,Chechnya,,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,5,5,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.3976147,45.6985005,Unknown,Unknown,"5 INGO international (Polish) staff kidnapped by 15 armed men on Dec 17.",Archived,Media 61,1998,,,,,,,0,0,0,6,0,0,3,2,0,5,1,0,0,1,4,2,0,6,0,0,6,Unknown,Raid,Unknown,,,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international and 3 national staff killed, and 2 nationals wounded, sometime during year.",Archived,Archived 62,1998,,,Burundi,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Home,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in armed robbery on a team house. Month unknown.",Archived,Archived 37,1998,1,,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vavuniya,Vavuniya,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",8.7593439,80.4999646,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff murdered when working as a night watchman at the ICRC sub-delegation in Vavuniya, when the sub-delegation",Archived,Archived 38,1998,1,,"DR Congo",,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff driver killed in ambush.",Archived,Archived 36,1998,1,29,Chechnya,"North Ossetia",,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43,44.25,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (French) staff kidnapped and 1 UN national staff driver beaten at gunpoint in N. Ossetia on Jan 29.",Archived,Archived 42,1998,3,,Rwanda,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",-1.9646631,30.0644358,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO staff killed in armed assault on camp (presumed here to be national staff).",Archived,Archived 40,1998,3,6,Uganda,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,1.5333554,32.2166578,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed March 6.",Archived,Archived 39,1998,3,22,"Sierra Leone",Eastern,Kailahun,Segbwema,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7.9967363,-10.9495705,"Non-state armed group: National","Armed Forces Revolutionary Council (AFRC)","1 ICRC national staff member (and his son) killed during killed in an exchange of fire between ECOMOG and the AFRC/RUF near Segbwema.",Archived,Archived 44,1998,4,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,"Project site",14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in hospital bombing.",Archived,Archived 45,1998,4,,Burundi,"Bujumbura Mairie",Bujumbura,Bujumbura,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-3.3239046,29.3206183,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff ambushed and killed by bandits in Bujumbura, April 22.",Archived,Archived 43,1998,4,15,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,1,7,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,9,9,0,0,10,10,2,0,8,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"9 internationals and 1 national working for ICRC/IFRC kidnapped as their aircraft landed in Mogadishu (5 ICRC internationals, 2 IFRC delegates, 1 national RC worker kidnapped along with 2 pilots (labelled here as ICRC)). The victims were a Somali, an American, a South African.",Archived,Archived 48,1998,6,,Burundi,"Bujumbura Mairie",Bujumbura,Bujumbura,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-3.3239046,29.3206183,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Danish) staff killed by car thieves in Bujumbura.",Archived,Archived 46,1998,6,9,Sudan,"South Kordofan",,,2,0,0,4,0,0,3,3,0,6,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,6,3,0,3,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11,31,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff killed along with 1 national RC worker were killed when gunmen fired on a UN vehicle in South Kordofan June 9 (3 other RC workers wounded).",Archived,Archived 47,1998,6,25,Ethiopia,Korahe,Bodaley,"Between Gode and Degeh Bur",0,0,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,6,1,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,7,44,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Itihaad al-Islamiya","6 ICRC international staff (1 Swiss, 5 Somali) abducted when travelling from Gode to Degeh Bur in three marked vehicles on June 25. On July 3 the Islamic group al-Ittihad al-Islami claimed responsibility, stating that the hostages were under investigation.",Archived,Archived 50,1998,7,,Somalia,,,,7,0,0,0,0,0,2,5,0,7,0,0,0,0,2,5,0,7,0,0,7,Unknown,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff killed and 5 wounded when convoy attacked.",Archived,Archived 49,1998,7,8,Uganda,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.5333554,32.2166578,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Uganda National Rescue Front","1 UN national staff killed in ambush by guerrillas from the Uganda National Rescue Front II on July 8. Vehicle also robbed and blown up.",Archived,Archived 53,1998,7,11,Burundi,Bubanza,Gihanga,"Gihanga Commune, RN 9",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",-3.11667,29.4,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed in ambush on RN 9 in Bubanza's Gihanga commune July 11.",Archived,Archived 51,1998,7,13,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,34.430247,70.448678,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff from different agencies kidnapped in or near Jalalabad on July 13 and later found dead.",Archived,Archived 52,1998,7,24,Burundi,"Bujumbura Mairie",Bujumbura,Bujumbura,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,-3.3239046,29.3206183,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staffer killed in Bujumbura on July 24.",Archived,Archived 54,1998,8,,Afghanistan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"1 UN national staff killed while fleeing advancing Taliban forces. Discovered Nov 27.",Archived,Archived 55,1998,8,,Kosovo,,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,"Individual attack",Road,42.56231965,20.9060579,Unknown,Unknown,"3 NGO national staff killed while delivering INGO parcels.",Archived,Archived 56,1998,9,,Kosovo,,,,0,0,0,4,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,1,0,1,1,3,0,4,1,0,3,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,42.56231965,20.9060579,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC male national staff killed and 3 ICRC (1 international New Zealand, 2 nationals) staff wounded when ICRC car hit landmine.",Archived,Archived 57,1998,9,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Italian) staff working at an INGO run hospital kidnapped and held for several days.",Archived,Archived 59,1998,11,,Angola,,,,3,0,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff killed and 1 wounded in convoy ambush.",Archived,Archived 58,1998,11,14,Angola,Bie,Kuito,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,-12.3830189,16.9423833,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed while guarding warehouse in Kuito on Nov 14.",Archived,Archived 60,1998,12,,Angola,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national female staff killed.",Archived,Archived 94,1999,,,,,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,,,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international staff wounded and 1 national wounded sometime during year.",Archived,Archived 64,1999,1,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Lenin Road",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,2.11667,45.4,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed in ambush in south Mogadishu, Lenin Road. Not clear if the attack aimed at the organization",Archived,Archived 65,1999,1,,"Sierra Leone",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,8.6400349,-11.8400269,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in house attack.",Archived,Archived 66,1999,1,,Somalia,Gedo,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,3,42,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO international (Kenyan) staff shot dead in Gede region. Incident possibly stemmed from a labour dispute.",Archived,Archived 67,1999,1,,Yemen,,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,4,2,2,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Unknown,16.3471243,47.8915271,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Armed tribesmen","4 INGO international (2 British, 2 Dutch) staff kidnapped by armed tribesmen and later released.",Archived,Archived 63,1999,1,2,Angola,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Unknown,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed when MONUA chartered plane shot down Jan 2.",Archived,Archived 68,1999,2,18,Sudan,Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,0,0,0,6,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,2,2,4,0,2,6,0,0,6,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,9.26,29.8,Unknown,Unknown,"2 ICRC international (Swiss) staff and 4 national RC workers kidnapped. Swiss released in March, Sudanese killed April.",Archived,Archived 69,1999,3,,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Badhaadhe,"Ras Kambooni",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Body-borne IED","Individual attack","Project site",-1.03471,41.49756,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Itihaad al-Islamiya","1 INGO international staff killed in Ras Kambooni, lower Juba, while meeting with elders. Suspected to be carried out by Al-Ittihad militia.",Archived,Archived 70,1999,4,,Afghanistan,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,"State: unknown","Not applicable","1 ICRC national staff killed in air raid.",Archived,Archived 71,1999,4,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Italian) staff kidnapped for ransom and released with ransom unpaid.",Archived,Archived 73,1999,4,,Ethiopia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,9.145,40.489673,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff kidnapped and later released",Archived,Archived 72,1999,4,14,Angola,,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"5 INGO and NGOs national staff killed in ambush April 14.",Archived,Archived 74,1999,5,,Sudan,,,,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed and 2 wounded when relief barge on Nile in Sudan was attacked.",Archived,Archived 75,1999,5,15,Chechnya,Kabardino-Balkaria,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.4428286,43.4204809,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international staff kidnapped in Kabardino-Balkaria May 15. Released July 19.",Archived,Archived 76,1999,6,,Burundi,Baki,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-3.3634357,29.8870575,"Non-state armed group: National",Interahamwe,"1 UN national staff injured when vehicle shot at by the suspected militant Hutu group Interahamwe.",Archived,Archived 77,1999,6,,Somalia,Awdal,Baki,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,10.2950001,43.56610996,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Militia,"2 UN national staff kidnapped by militia in Baki, released after intervention by UN and authorities.",Archived,Archived 78,1999,6,,Angola,Bengo,"Icolo e Bengo",Barraca,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,1,0,3,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",-9.1842148,13.9624111,"Non-state armed group: National","National Union for the Total Independence of Angola","2 INGO national staff killed and 2 wounded when ambushed by armed men wearing UNITA uniforms during polio eradication campaign in Barraca, Bengo Province.",Archived,Archived 79,1999,6,,Angola,Uige,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-7.6117323,15.0563515,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed when 80-truck convoy was ambushed in the north Angolan province of Uije including some aid vehicles June 16. Approximately 60 dead or missing including 54 civilians.",Archived,Archived 80,1999,7,24,Burundi,"Bujumbura Mairie",Bujumbura,Bujumbura,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-3.3239046,29.3206183,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Italian) staff killed in Bujumbura July 24.",Archived,Archived 82,1999,8,,Indonesia,"East Timor",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,0.85,123.78333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff found murdered in E. Timor.",Archived,Archived 81,1999,8,4,"Sierra Leone",,,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.6400349,-11.8400269,"Non-state armed group: National","Armed Forces Revolutionary Council (AFRC)","2 UN international staff among 33 from UN group kidnapped by AFRC faction Aug 4 and released Aug 11.",Archived,Archived 83,1999,8,11,Liberia,Lofa,Kolahun,Kolahun,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,6,4,2,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.28694,-10.08444,Unknown,Unknown,"6 INGO international (4 British, 1 Norwegian, 1 Italian) staff kidnapped in Kolahun Aug 11. Released unharmed 2 days later.",Archived,Archived 86,1999,9,14,Somalia,Gedo,Garbahaarey,Garbahaarey,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,3.325005,42.2205319,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was killed in attack in Somalia on Sept 14. The victim was among 10 people killed when rival factions fought for the control of the southern town Garbaharey.",Archived,Archived 84,1999,9,15,Somalia,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in road shooting Sept 15-16.",Archived,Archived 85,1999,9,16,Angola,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed when convoy attacked Sept 16.",Archived,Archived 87,1999,10,,Burundi,,,,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,2,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff wounded, 2 internationals killed (1 Chilean, 1 Dutch) and others escaped unharmed during ambush of joint UN assessment team.",Archived,Archived 88,1999,10,,Chechnya,,,,0,0,0,3,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,"Aerial bombardment",Ambush,Road,43.3976147,45.6985005,"State: unknown","Not applicable","2 RC national staff killed and 1 wounded in aerial bombardment of humanitarian convoy.",Archived,Archived 90,1999,10,,Somalia,"Middle Shabelle",Jowhar,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",2.46513,45.19062,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national killed outside hospital in Jowhar. Gunman killed later.",Archived,Archived 89,1999,10,7,Tajikistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,38.6281733,70.8156541,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staffer killed Oct 7.",Archived,Archived 91,1999,11,,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,-1.256975,36.803277,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff security officer killed in his home in Nairobi.",Archived,Media 93,1999,11,,Indonesia,Aceh,"Banda Aceh","Banda Aceh",0,0,6,0,0,0,0,6,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,6,0,6,0,0,6,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,5.5528455,95.3192908,Unknown,Unknown,"6 NGO national staff arrested and tortured in Aceh.",Archived,Archived 92,1999,11,10,Colombia,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.8930783,-73.7845072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international (British) staff kidnapped Nov 10 and released unharmed Nov 14.",Archived,Archived 136,2000,,,,,,,0,0,0,4,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,1,0,1,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,,,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international and 3 national staff wounded.",Archived,Archived 96,2000,1,,Somalia,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff shot and wounded when returning from a relief distribution.",Archived,Archived 98,2000,1,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.03711,45.34375,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed during an ambush north of Mogadishu.",Archived,Archived 100,2000,1,,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Sablaale,Sablaale,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,1.8427539,44.5937239,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed in attack on office in Sablale.",Archived,Archived 101,2000,1,,Sudan,,,,0,8,0,0,0,0,7,0,0,7,1,0,0,1,8,0,0,8,0,0,8,Unknown,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"8 INGO staff (7 national, 1 international) killed in attack on vehicle.",Archived,Archived 102,2000,1,,Angola,Huila,Quilengues,Quilengues,0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-14.06667,14.08333,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff killed and 2 wounded in ambush near the town of Quilengues.",Archived,Archived 97,2000,1,8,Sudan,Unity,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,8.927721,29.788925,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff were killed in an ambush by armed rebels in Al Wahdah State on Jan 8. They were on the road travelling from Bentiu to Mayom when the attack occurred. Reportedly, the team was heading to the Mayom to open a health center.",Archived,Archived 95,2000,1,10,Mozambique,Maputo,"Maputo City",Maputo,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-25.9662133,32.5674498,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Maputo on Jan 10.",Archived,Archived 99,2000,1,28,Somalia,,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,5,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"5 INGO national staff killed in attack on aid convoy on Jan 28.",Archived,Archived 103,2000,2,,Ethiopia,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,9.145,40.489673,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 international staff wounded when vehicle ambushed.",Archived,Archived 104,2000,2,22,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-1.256975,36.803277,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFI international (Netherlands) staff shot and killed in Nairobi, Feb 22.",Archived,Archived 107,2000,3,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in ambush.",Archived,Archived 105,2000,3,4,Rwanda,Kigali,Kigali,Kigali,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-1.9508511,30.0615075,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Liberian) staff shot and killed by unknown assailant while sitting in their car in Kigali, March 4.",Archived,Archived 106,2000,3,8,Kosovo,Pristina,Pristina,Pristina,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,42.6371194,21.1300415,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Pristina March 8.",Archived,Archived 109,2000,4,,"DR Congo",Ituri,Bunia,Bunia,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,1.566667,30.25,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff hijacked in Bunia, Ituri by militia and forced to transport weapons. Led to organization's withdrawal from province.",Archived,Archived 108,2000,4,4,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Uvira,Uvira,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-3.4055866,29.1375509,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed in Uvira, April 4.",Archived,Archived 110,2000,4,15,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Baraawe,"Barawa-Marka Road",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.8427539,44.5937239,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 wounded in ambush in Brava-Merka Roa on April 15.",Archived,Archived 111,2000,5,,Afghanistan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,"State: unknown","Not applicable","1 UN national staff killed in bombardment",Archived,Archived 112,2000,5,,Angola,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed when convoy attacked.",Archived,Archived 113,2000,5,,"Sierra Leone",Southern,Bonthe,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,7.5272741,-12.5019545,Unknown,Unknown,"I INGO international (British) staff kidnapped and released six weeks later.",Archived,Archived 114,2000,5,3,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed in Mogadishu, May 3.",Archived,Archived 116,2000,6,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 international agency international (German) staff stabbed to death in car reportedly by deranged man.",Archived,Archived 117,2000,6,,Iraq,Baghdad,,,8,0,0,0,0,0,1,6,0,7,1,0,0,1,2,6,0,8,8,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff killed, 1 national killed, and 6 nationals wounded by a gunman in two-hour standoff at UN Baghdad HQ.",Archived,Archived 115,2000,6,10,Angola,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in Angola, June 10.",Archived,Archived 118,2000,7,,Somalia,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"UN national staff, Dr. Salad Osoble, shot and wounded on road to Mogadishu by bandits.",Archived,Archived 119,2000,7,9,"DR Congo",,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national and 1 international (Kenyan) wounded along with 3 other health workers (not counted here) in July 9 ambush that killed local health center director (also not counted here).",Archived,Archived 121,2000,7,26,Somalia,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,"Non-state armed group: National","Osman Atto Militia","2 INGO international staff kidnapped and held for two months by Osman Atto's militia.",Yes,"Official Report" 120,2000,7,27,Colombia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.8930783,-73.7845072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French)staff kidnapped, July 27.",Archived,Archived 122,2000,8,,Afghanistan,Herat,,,8,0,0,0,0,0,7,1,0,8,0,0,0,0,7,1,0,8,8,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,34.3508273,62.2164003,Unknown,Unknown,"7 UN-contracted national staff killed and 1 wounded in ambush near Herat.",Archived,Archived 123,2000,8,,"DR Congo",Tshopo,Kisangani,Kisangani,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,0.5184021,25.2057292,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff found dead in Kisangani; undetermined motivation.",Archived,Archived 124,2000,8,,Georgia,Pankisi,,,0,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,1,2,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,42.14533005,45.3025268,Unknown,Unknown,"2 ICRC international staff (Italian, French) and 1 national staff kidnapped in Pankisi. All released unharmed.",Archived,Archived 125,2000,8,27,Indonesia,Aceh,"South Aceh",,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,4.14717685,96.13821685,"Police or paramilitary","Mobile Brigade Corps (Brimod)","3 INGO national staff working in South Aceh were hospitalised after being tortured by Brimob officers, Aug 27.",Archived,Archived 127,2000,9,,Guinea,,,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,1,0,1,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,10.7226226,-10.7083587,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Togolese) staff killed and 1 international staff (Ivorian) kidnapped.",Archived,Archived 128,2000,9,,Indonesia,Aceh,"South Aceh",Meukek,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,3.449,97.1275,"Police or paramilitary","Mobile Brigade Corps (Brimod)","1 NGO national staff beaten/tortured when detained by members of Brimob in Meukek Sub-district.",Archived,Archived 126,2000,9,6,Indonesia,,,,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,"Mob violence",Unknown,-6.21195,106.845056,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","3 UN internationals killed by mob in W. Timor.",Yes,"Official Report" 129,2000,11,,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed.",Archived,Archived 130,2000,12,,Guinea,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,10.7226226,-10.7083587,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff kidnapped and released Jan 22, 2001.",Archived,Archived 131,2000,12,,Sudan,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,"State: unknown","Not applicable","1 ICRC national staff killed in aerial bombing.",Archived,Archived 133,2000,12,,Burundi,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (British) staff killed in bus attack.",Archived,Archived 135,2000,12,,Guinea,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,10.7226226,-10.7083587,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed (along with wife); bodies found in organization's guest house.",Archived,Archived 134,2000,12,9,Indonesia,,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Detention,Custody,-6.21195,106.845056,"Police or paramilitary","Indonesian National Police","3 NGO national staff executed by police Dec 9.",Archived,Archived 132,2000,12,20,Sudan,,,,0,1,1,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national staff, one from an INGO and one from a national NGO, killed in ambush on Dec 20.",Archived,Archived 165,2001,,,,,,,0,0,0,4,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,,,Unknown,Unknown,"2 ICRC international staff wounded, 2 national staff wounded sometime during year.",Archived,Archived 137,2001,1,9,Chechnya,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,0,1,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,43.3976147,45.6985005,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped, Jan 9 and released Feb 4. 1 INGO international staff of another organization wounded when the kidnappers fired on convoy.",Archived,Archived 139,2001,3,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,7,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,9,9,0,0,10,10,0,0,10,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"7 UN (6 international, 1 national) staff and 3 INGO international staff held hostage when gunmen stormed and ransacked the INGO's compound in Mogadishu, March 27. Five of the internationals were released within a few days. 2 more international staff (2 UN agencies) were released a few days later.",Archived,Archived 140,2001,3,8,Sudan,"North Kordofan",Soudari,Kiechkuon,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",14.5844444,29.4917691,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan Liberation Movement/Army (SLA/AW)","Two INGO international (Kenyan) and 2 national staff kidnapped when armed rebels attacked village, March 8. The perpetrators were reportedly from the Sudan Liberation Movement, although this was not confirmed.",Archived,Archived 138,2001,3,27,"DR Congo",Kongo-Central,Moanda,Kimpese,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-5.78156,12.63389,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed by gunmen in ambush and stole victim's vehicle in Kimpese, March 27.",Archived,Archived 143,2001,4,,Kosovo,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,Unknown,42.56231965,20.9060579,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed, 1 wounded when hit by cluster bomb.",Archived,Archived 141,2001,4,3,Burundi,,,,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,1,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"4 UN national staff wounded when UN vehicles attacked, April 3.",Archived,Archived 144,2001,4,18,Chechnya,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,64.6863136,97.7453061,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed and 1 national staff wounded after being shot in a car and later died.",Archived,Archived 142,2001,4,26,"DR Congo",Ituri,Bunia,"Bunia (near)",0,0,0,6,0,0,4,0,0,4,2,0,0,2,6,0,0,6,4,2,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.5625,30.2484167,Unknown,Unknown,"2 ICRC international (Swiss, Colombian) and 4 national staff ambushed and killed near Bunia.",Yes,"Official Report" 146,2001,5,,Sudan,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international (Danish) staff killed when plane downed by projectile fired from unknown origin.",Yes,"Focal Point" 147,2001,5,,Cameroon,"Centre Region",Mfoundi,Yaounde,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,3.8689867,11.5213344,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFRC international (French) staff killed after being attacked and stabbed in the chest on her way to a pharmacy to get medicine for her baby.",Archived,Archived 145,2001,5,8,Madagascar,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-18.9249604,46.4416422,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed, May 8",Archived,Archived 148,2001,5,11,Burundi,,,,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"6 INGO national staff kidnapped when operating mobile clinic, May 11, later released unharmed.",Archived,Archived 149,2001,6,,Burundi,,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,0,3,4,0,0,0,0,1,0,3,4,0,0,4,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed, 3 kidnapped.",Archived,Archived 150,2001,6,,Tajikistan,,,,0,15,0,0,0,0,0,0,9,9,0,0,6,6,0,0,15,15,0,0,15,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,38.6281733,70.8156541,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","6 INGO international staff (4 Germans, 1 US, 1 Russian) and 9 national staff held hostage by militants and later released.",Archived,Archived 153,2001,7,,Fiji,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,-18.1239696,179.0122737,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national RC worker killed at home.",Archived,Archived 154,2001,7,,Angola,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-11.8775768,17.5691241,"Host state","Provincial Organization of Volunteers of Civil Defence of Angola (OPVDCA)","1 INGO national staff shot and wounded on his home compound when visiting latrine. Civil Defence responsible and arrested.",Archived,Archived 151,2001,7,5,Angola,"Huambo (near)",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-12.7765392,15.7320468,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in convoy ambush near Huambo, July 5.",Archived,Archived 152,2001,7,5,"Central African Republic",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,4.361697,18.555978,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (French) staff killed in C.A.R., July 5.",Archived,Archived 155,2001,7,14,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu (near)",8,0,0,0,0,0,6,2,0,8,0,0,0,0,6,2,0,8,0,0,8,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.03711,45.34375,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Militia,"2 UN national staff wounded and 6 killed when UN relief convoy ambushed by militiamen loyal to warlord Osman Atto near Mogadishu, July 14.",Archived,Archived 156,2001,8,,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Mwenga,"Ruzizi Plain",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-3.16667,28.25,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mai Mai Militia","1 INGO international (French) staff and 2 nationals kidnapped by Mai-Mai groups on the Ruzizi Plain in eastern DRC in late August, and held for almost one week, prompting the INGO to temporarily suspend their operations in the Eastern DRC (OFDA rpt).",Archived,Archived 157,2001,9,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in ambush.",Archived,Archived 158,2001,9,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff kidnapped on his way to work.",Archived,Archived 159,2001,9,,Angola,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff wounded by landmine while fixing hand pump. Resulted in amputation.",Archived,Archived 160,2001,10,3,Indonesia,Aceh,Bireuen,Bireuen,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",5.2022128,96.7023788,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFRC national staff killed with signs of torture in Aceh.",Archived,Archived 161,2001,11,,Burundi,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Ivoirian) staff killed.",Archived,Archived 162,2001,12,,Afghanistan,,,,4,1,0,0,0,0,1,4,0,5,0,0,0,0,1,4,0,5,1,0,4,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"3 UN national staff beaten/wounded; 1 UN (different agency) national staff shot dead, and 1 NGO national staff wounded (broken arm).",Archived,Archived 163,2001,12,,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed.",Archived,Archived 164,2001,12,,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Buner,"Chaman, Roghani Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",34.45993,72.50237,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","1 INGO national staff stoned and beaten in dispute over filling a water bladder at Rhogani Camp.",Archived,Archived 210,2002,,,Chechnya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Ambush,Road,64.6863136,97.7453061,"State: unknown","Not applicable","1 INGO national staff shot and wounded from passing helicopter at a crossroad.",Archived,Archived 211,2002,,,Chechnya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,64.6863136,97.7453061,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed by gunfire from passing military convoy.",Archived,Archived 212,2002,,,Burundi,Gitega,Gitega,Gitega,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,-3.4284953,29.9249718,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff shot and killed during a break-in at ICRC office in Gitega.",Archived,Archived 166,2002,1,,Afghanistan,Samangan,Aybak,Aybak,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Unknown,36.26468,68.01551,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff beaten in ambush in Aibak.",Archived,Archived 167,2002,1,25,"DR Congo",Maniema,Kindu,"Kindu-Kalima Road",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-2.91667,25.91667,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff kidnapped when vehicle ambushed on Kindu-Kalima road on Jan 25- later released.",Archived,Archived 168,2002,2,,Somalia,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,"Staff member","Not applicable","1 UN national staff kidnapped and held for 6 days in suspected contractual dispute.",Archived,Archived 169,2002,2,,Burundi,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff wounded in ambush.",Archived,Archived 170,2002,2,,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,36.7,67.116667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and wounded after four armed men raided his house in Mazar-e Sharif.",Archived,Archived 172,2002,2,,Liberia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,5.7499721,-9.3658524,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff ambushed and killed.",Archived,Archived 173,2002,2,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,"State: unknown","Not applicable","1 INGO national staffer killed by aerial bomb.",Archived,Archived 171,2002,2,23,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,1.79767,44.90755,"Staff member","Not applicable","One INGO international (Swiss) shot and killed in residence in Merca, Feb 23. Related to employment dispute.",Archived,Archived 175,2002,3,,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",,,,0,0,0,0,5,0,1,4,0,5,0,0,0,0,1,4,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.649741,35.162072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFRC national staff killed and 4 wounded by Israeli army.",Archived,Archived 174,2002,3,7,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank","West Bank",Tulkarem,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.31037,35.02863,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Tulkarem, West Bank, March 7.",Archived,Archived 176,2002,4,,Afghanistan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot dead in his house.",Archived,Archived 177,2002,4,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff kidnapped for ransom in Mogadishu and held for 27 days.",Archived,Archived 178,2002,4,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Medina",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,2.11667,45.4,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Muse Sudi & Omar Finish militia groups","1 UN national staff killed in fighting between Muse Sudi and Omar Finish militia groups in Medina.",Archived,Archived 180,2002,4,,Somalia,Gedo,Luuq,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,"Individual attack",Office/compound,3.73500005,42.59630291,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Clan,"Two INGO national staff were killed in compound in Luuq, apparently related to a clan dispute.",Archived,Archived 179,2002,4,8,Iraq,Baghdad,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Baghdad, April 8.",Archived,Archived 181,2002,7,,"South Sudan",,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,2,2,1,0,3,4,0,0,4,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,7.2653861,30.05489,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 2 internationals and 1 national kidnapped in South.",Archived,Archived 182,2002,7,,Chechnya,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,64.6863136,97.7453061,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff seriously injured when vehicle hit by roadside IED.",Archived,Archived 183,2002,7,,Chechnya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,64.6863136,97.7453061,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped in July and released Jan 7, 2003.",Archived,Archived 184,2002,8,,"South Africa",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-28.8166236,24.991639,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in armed robbery.",Archived,Archived 185,2002,8,,Chechnya,Dagestan,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.0574916,47.1332224,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped in Dagestan, eventually released on ransom from Dutch govt.",Archived,Archived 186,2002,8,,Uganda,,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",1.5333554,32.2166578,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","5 INGO national staff kidnapped after LRA raids refugee camp, later released.",Archived,Archived 187,2002,8,,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu (near)",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,2.03711,45.34375,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff kidnapped en route to work in Mogadishu, held for 6 days.",Archived,Archived 188,2002,8,,Angola,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Unknown,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","2 INGO national staff beaten by mob after their car hit and killed a child.",Archived,Archived 189,2002,9,,Uganda,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.5333554,32.2166578,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in attack on UN convoy.",Archived,Archived 190,2002,9,,Colombia,,,,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,4,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,2.8930783,-73.7845072,Unknown,Unknown,"4 NGO national staff murdered.",Archived,Archived 191,2002,9,,Uganda,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,1.5333554,32.2166578,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed.",Archived,Archived 192,2002,9,,Burundi,,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff found murdered.",Archived,Archived 193,2002,9,,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",31.649741,35.162072,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 INGO national staff received minor wounds when settlers shot at a team repairing a deliberately vandalized water source.",Archived,Archived 196,2002,10,,Jordan,,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.1667049,36.941628,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"1 donor agency international (US) staff shot and killed entering their car to drive to work. On Dec. 14, the Government of Jordan arrested two men who confessed to the killing and to be members of the al Qaeda terrorist cell.",Archived,Archived 195,2002,10,21,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","1 INGO staff member held and beaten by SPLA, Oct 21.",Archived,Archived 197,2002,11,,Afghanistan,,,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff beaten.",Archived,Archived 200,2002,11,,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot dead on community visit.",Archived,Archived 201,2002,11,,Jordan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,31.1667049,36.941628,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (US) staff missionary aiding Palestinian refugees shot and killed.",Archived,Archived 203,2002,11,,Somalia,Togdheer,Burco,Burco,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,9.52749,45.537472,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff injured during armed robbery of compound in Burao.",Archived,Archived 206,2002,11,,Chechnya,Ingushetia,Nazranovsky,Nazran,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,60,100,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped in Nazran and held for 9 days. Ransomed by family.",Archived,Archived 199,2002,11,13,Chechnya,,,,0,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,4,4,2,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,43.3976147,45.6985005,Unknown,Unknown,"2 ICRC international staff and 2 ICRC national kidnapped Nov 13, released Nov 17.",Archived,Archived 205,2002,11,19,"DR Congo",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff kidnapped Nov 19, released a day later.",Archived,Archived 198,2002,11,22,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",32.0254688,35.2888075,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","1 UN international staff shot and killed at the Jenin refugee camp by Israeli army gunfire, Nov 22.",Archived,Archived 204,2002,11,24,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Chahar Bolak",Charbolak,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,36.83763,66.63932,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Japanese) staff killed in Chaharbolak district of Balkh, reported Nov 24, no other details.",Archived,Archived 202,2002,11,30,Angola,"Cuando Cubango",Mavinga,,0,12,0,0,0,0,7,5,0,12,0,0,0,0,7,5,0,12,0,0,12,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,-15.8,20.25,Unknown,Unknown,"Seven INGO national staff were killed and five wounded when their car hit a landmine near the southeastern Angolan city of Mavinga.",Archived,Media 209,2002,12,,Yemen,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,16.3471243,47.8915271,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO international (US) staff killed in Yemen.",Archived,Archived 208,2002,12,4,Congo,Bouenza,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-4.1121517,13.51292867,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Ninja militia","1 ICRC international staff and 1 national staff kidnapped by members of Ninja group in the Bouenza region on Dec 4 and released Dec 29.",Archived,Archived 207,2002,12,6,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,"Bureij Camp, east of the Salah al-Din Road",2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",31.4772871,34.3215106,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","2 UN national staff in Bureij Camp, Gaza Strip by IDF operations .",Archived,Archived 274,2003,,,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.4772871,34.3215106,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","2 RC national staff wounded by Israeli fire in Gaza.",Archived,Archived 275,2003,,,,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,,,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international staff wounded.",Archived,Archived 213,2003,1,,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Mwenga,Uvira,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,5,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-3.2850762,28.18012996,Unknown,Unknown,"5 RC national staff wounded when car was fired upon near Uvira.",Archived,Archived 214,2003,1,,Kashmir,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.3752779,73.4730602,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed.",Archived,Archived 217,2003,2,,Chechnya,,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,64.6863136,97.7453061,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff kidnapped, fate unknown (presumed killed).",Archived,Archived 218,2003,2,,Uganda,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,1.5333554,32.2166578,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded by glass when vehicle stopped, driver robbed, and gunmen fired at car while driving off.",Archived,Archived 215,2003,2,,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,"Yunis Refugee Camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,"Project site",31.41667,34.33333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in Younis Refugee Camp.",Archived,Archived 216,2003,2,11,Kenya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,1.4419683,38.4313975,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO 1nternational staff killed, Feb 11.",Archived,Archived 219,2003,3,,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,Kismayo,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-0.358216,42.545087,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in ambush in Kismayo.",Archived,Archived 222,2003,3,,"Cote D'Ivoire",,,,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,7.9897371,-5.5679458,Unknown,Unknown,"5 RC national staff killed.",Archived,Archived 223,2003,3,9,Liberia,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,0,0,1,3,0,0,3,1,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,5.7499721,-9.3658524,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff and 1 international killed on road, March 9.",Archived,Archived 220,2003,3,10,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff beaten with rifle butt and kicked when the agency's and an INGO's vehicles ambushed in Darfur, March 10.",Archived,Archived 224,2003,3,13,"DR Congo",Tshopo,Bafwasende,Badiya,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,1.66607,27.00836,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff member kidnapped in Badiya, Ituri, along with 3 civilians on March 13 and released 4 days later.",Archived,Archived 221,2003,3,27,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international (Swiss and El Salvador) staff shot and killed in ambush north of Kandahar City, March 27.",Archived,Archived 226,2003,4,,Iraq,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,2,0,2,1,2,0,3,2,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (Malaysian) staff wounded and 1 national killed in ambush.",Archived,Archived 227,2003,4,,Liberia,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,5.7499721,-9.3658524,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international and 1 national staff abducted and released, one on the first day and one after several days.",Archived,Archived 225,2003,4,8,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international staff killed during crossfire in Baghdad on April 8.",Archived,Archived 228,2003,4,20,"South Africa",Gauteng,Tshwane,Pretoria,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-25.74486,28.18783,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded when vehicle carjacked in Pretoria, 20 April. Victim escaped under fire.",Archived,Archived 230,2003,5,,"South Sudan",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Ambush,Road,7.2653861,30.05489,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed by rocket grenade aimed at car.",Archived,Archived 232,2003,5,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot in leg when the office/house attacked in dispute over the compound.",Archived,Archived 233,2003,5,,Uganda,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,1.5333554,32.2166578,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed when armed group ambushed and fired on the vehicle carrying the victim and others which was reportedly returning from a peace mission to reconcile the cattle rustling pastoralist comm",Archived,Archived 231,2003,5,3,Afghanistan,Wardak,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.3707276,68.3288601,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in Wardak, May 3.",Yes,"Focal Point" 229,2003,5,11,"DR Congo",,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"2 RC national staff killed May 11.",Archived,Archived 235,2003,6,,Chechnya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,64.6863136,97.7453061,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed.",Archived,Archived 234,2003,6,6,"DR Congo",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed by gunshot, June 6.",Archived,Archived 237,2003,7,,Iraq,,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international staff killed and 1 national staff wounded in ambush.",Archived,Archived 238,2003,7,,Burundi,Makamba,Makamba,Makamba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-4.1347916,29.8046322,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff kidnapped in Makamb, later released.",Archived,Archived 239,2003,7,,Burundi,Makamba,Makamba,Makamba,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-4.1347916,29.8046322,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff kidnapped in Makamba and later released.",Archived,Archived 240,2003,7,,Liberia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Unknown,Unknown,5.7499721,-9.3658524,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed by mortar fire.",Archived,Archived 242,2003,7,,Senegal,Dakar,Dakar,Dakar,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",14.6930042,-17.447026,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff physically assaulted in robbery by men with machetes outside restaurant in Dakar.",Archived,Archived 243,2003,7,,Chechnya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,64.6863136,97.7453061,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot dead in home by unknown assailants dressed in civilian clothes. Interviewees made reference to reports that three men had called for victim's brother at their home and victim went out to speak to them.",Yes,"Focal Point" 236,2003,7,15,Iraq,,,,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed and 1 national staff member wounded when convoy attacked, July 15.",Archived,Archived 241,2003,7,22,Afghanistan,Farah,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,32.607111,62.671011,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in Farah, Afghanistan, July 22.",Archived,Archived 246,2003,8,,Chechnya,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Home,43.3976147,45.6985005,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff abducted from their home, has never been found (presumed killed).",Archived,Archived 248,2003,8,,Afghanistan,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff wounded in vehicle ambush.",Archived,Archived 250,2003,8,7,Afghanistan,Helmand,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,31.341322,63.993456,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in ambush in Helmand, Aug 7.",Archived,Archived 251,2003,8,7,"DR Congo","South Kivu",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-3.2850762,28.18012996,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in South Kivu, Aug 7.",Archived,Archived 249,2003,8,10,Eritrea,Ansema,Kerkebet,"Adobha (near)",0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,1,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,15.9500319,37.9999668,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed and 1 national wounded in ambush when assailants opened fire on the vehicle near Adobha, Aug 10.",Archived,Archived 247,2003,8,13,Afghanistan,Ghazni,,,0,0,6,0,0,0,2,4,0,6,0,0,0,0,2,4,0,6,0,0,6,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,33.5448968,68.4132108,Unknown,Unknown,"2 RC national staff killed, 4 national staff wounded when ambushed in Ghazni, Aug 13.",Archived,Archived 244,2003,8,19,Iraq,Baghdad,,,19,1,0,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,11,0,0,11,20,0,0,20,13,7,0,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack",Office/compound,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"19 UN (11 internationals, 8 nationals) staff killed and 1 NGO staff killed in Canal Hotel bombing.",Archived,Archived 245,2003,8,27,Iraq,Erbil,Erbil,Erbil,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,36.22675,44.76106,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff wounded by small arms fire in Erbil, Aug 27.",Archived,Archived 252,2003,9,,Iraq,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Body-borne IED",Unknown,Office/compound,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff killed by suicide bomber.",Archived,Archived 255,2003,9,,Iraq,Ninewa,Al-Mosul,Mosul,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,36.3466059,43.127008,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (British) staff killed and 1 national staff wounded in ambush in Mosul.",Archived,Archived 256,2003,9,,Afghanistan,Helmand,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,31.341322,63.993456,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff ambushed and shot dead in Helmand, Sept 24.",Archived,Archived 257,2003,9,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Kenyan) staff shot and killed while driving in revenge attack stemming from cattle rustling.",Archived,Archived 258,2003,9,,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff robbed and beaten by armed group at home.",Archived,Archived 254,2003,9,8,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Muqur,,0,5,0,0,0,0,4,1,0,5,0,0,0,0,4,1,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,33.5448968,68.4132108,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Four INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff wounded when ambushed in Moqor district of Ghazni province on September 8th. The Taliban reportedly orchestrated the attack.",Archived,Archived 253,2003,9,21,Iraq,,,"Erbil-Mosul Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,36.335,43.11889,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in convoy attacked Sept 21 (non-UN vehicles with UN shipment) on road between Erbil and Mosul.",Archived,Archived 260,2003,10,,Somalia,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (British) staff shot dead in their home.",Archived,Archived 261,2003,10,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Italian) staff killed when shot at workplace.",Archived,Archived 263,2003,10,,Liberia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Unknown,5.7499721,-9.3658524,"Non-state armed group: National","Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy (LURD)","1 INGO national staff robbed and assaulted by passing LURD patrol.",Archived,Archived 264,2003,10,3,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Heiban,"Kauda-Karkar Road",0,10,0,0,0,0,8,2,0,10,0,0,0,0,8,2,0,10,0,0,10,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,12,30.75,Unknown,Unknown,"8 INGO national staff killed, 2 national staff wounded when their vehicle hit a mine on the road from Kauda to Karkar, Oct 3.",Archived,Archived 259,2003,10,27,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Office/compound,33.3024248,44.3787992,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","2 ICRC national staff killed when ICRC office bombed in Baghdad (10 civilians also killed but not counted here).",Archived,Archived 262,2003,10,28,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Other Explosives","Individual attack",Office/compound,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff injured by explosive in office, Oct 28. Victim's son also injured.",Archived,Archived 265,2003,11,,Afghanistan,Ghazni,,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.5448968,68.4132108,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff wounded and 1 international staff shot and killed in car in Ghazni.",Archived,Archived 269,2003,11,,Iraq,"Thi Qar",Al-Nasiriyah,Nasiriyah,0,0,10,0,0,0,0,10,0,10,0,0,0,0,0,10,0,10,0,0,10,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,30.9986864,45.9982036,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","10 NGO national staff injured by glass when NGO office in Nassriyah damaged in explosion aimed at Italian base.",Archived,Archived 267,2003,11,4,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff injured by landmine en route to airport in Baghdad, Nov 4.",Archived,Archived 266,2003,11,7,Burundi,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff shot and killed in his home, Nov 7.",Archived,Archived 268,2003,11,9,Iraq,,,"Between Basra and Safwan",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,30.1125,47.71773,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff wounded when vehicle fired on between Basra and Safwan, Nov 9.",Archived,Archived 270,2003,11,20,Philippines,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,12.7503486,122.7312101,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 INGO national staff wounded when caught in cross fire between police and robbery suspects, Nov 20. Husband also wounded.",Archived,Archived 273,2003,12,4,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff wounded when shot three times at their residence, Dec 4.",Archived,Archived 271,2003,12,18,Angola,,,,0,7,0,0,0,0,6,1,0,7,0,0,0,0,6,1,0,7,7,0,0,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,-11.8775768,17.5691241,Unknown,Unknown,"6 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff wounded by landmine, Dec 18.",Archived,Archived 272,2003,12,27,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Afmadow,Marere,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,0.44701,42.69699,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff kidnapped and escaped when they were caught up in armed attack/robbery of Somali organization AFREC in Marere, Dec 27.",Archived,Archived 341,2004,,,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-1.6665893,29.2256875,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international shot and wounded when attacked at home in Goma.",Archived,Archived 276,2004,1,,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,"Between Kismayo and Jamaame",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,0,42,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff abducted North of Kismayo on the way to Jamaame in Lower Juba Region; released after 9 days.",Archived,Archived 277,2004,1,,Iraq,Al-Basrah,Al-Basrah,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,30.4952367,47.8090981,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff wounded when vehicle hit by roadside bomb in Basra.",Archived,Archived 278,2004,1,,Kenya,,,,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.4419683,38.4313975,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff wounded and local NGO national staff wounded in vehicle carjacking and robbery.",Archived,Archived 281,2004,2,,Colombia,,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,2.8930783,-73.7845072,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff shot and killed.",Archived,Archived 282,2004,2,,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff shot and wounded outside Baghdad compound after speaking to a man for an hour.",Archived,Archived 283,2004,2,9,Iraq,,,"Between Basra and Safwan",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,30.1125,47.71773,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot and wounded when vehicle ambushed in attempted hijacking between Basrah and Safwan, Feb 9.",Archived,Archived 279,2004,2,14,Afghanistan,Farah,,,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,4,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,32.607111,62.671011,Unknown,Unknown,"4 NGO national staff killed in Farah ambush, Feb 14.",Archived,Archived 280,2004,2,25,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,0,5,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"5 NGO national staff killed in ambush northeast of Kabul, Feb 25.",Archived,Archived 286,2004,3,,Iraq,Kerbala,Kerbala,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Unknown,Office/compound,32.597902,44.016482,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in bombing in Karbala office.",Archived,Archived 284,2004,3,7,Afghanistan,Zabul,"Qalat ",Qalat,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.93911,67.709953,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One Red Crescent national staff member was shot dead in an ambush approximately 3 kilometers from Qalat, March 7. The Taliban has been suspected in this incident.",Archived,Archived 288,2004,3,21,Somalia,"Woqooyi Galbeed",Hargeisa,Hargeisa,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,2,2,1,0,3,0,1,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.560335,44.069722,"Non-state armed group: National","Al-Ittihad al-Islami","Two INGO (1 Kenyan national, 1 national) staff killed and 1 international (German) staff wounded in ambush in Somaliland at a roadblock outside the capital Hargeisa. Reportedly, members of Al-Ittihad al-Islami opened fire on the team.",Archived,Archived 290,2004,4,,Afghanistan,,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff killed in armed raid on office.",Archived,Archived 294,2004,4,,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,"Belet-Hawa (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,2.25,41.16667,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff seriously wounded when vehicle ambushed by clan militia near Belet-Hawa. Appeared to be revenge for theft by a rival clan.",Archived,Archived 295,2004,4,,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Jamaame,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,0.07222,42.75056,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff member kidnapped by Marehan from Kismayo in Jamaame. The staff member was taken to Kismayo. Motive appeared to be contractual.",Archived,Archived 291,2004,4,8,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 donor agency international staff kidnapped and 1 INGO international (Israeli) staff , later released.",Archived,Archived 292,2004,4,8,Iraq,Al-Anbar,Al-Ramadi,"Ramadi (near)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.42056,43.30778,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (Japanese) staff kidnapped on road near Ramadi by Saraya al Mujahideen, April 8.",Archived,Archived 289,2004,4,10,Iraq,Ninewa,Al-Mosul,Mosul,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,36.3466059,43.127008,Unknown,Unknown,"1 RC national staff assassinated in Mosul, April 10 (wife also killed).",Archived,Archived 293,2004,4,14,Iraq,Al-Anbar,Al-Fallujah,"Fallujah (near)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.35581,43.78612,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO international staff kidnapped near Fallujah on April 14; released next day.",Archived,Archived 298,2004,5,,"DR Congo",,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,1,1,"Rape/sexual assault ",Raid,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff wounded (1 raped, 1 shot) in armed attack by unidentified soldiers.",Archived,Archived 299,2004,5,,Iraq,"Thi Qar",Al-Nasiriyah,"Nasiriyah (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.05799,46.25726,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded when vehicle fired upon while on road to Nasiriyah.",Archived,Archived 296,2004,5,18,Afghanistan,Balkh,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,36.7581256,66.8980826,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff murdered in Balkh, May 18.",Yes,"Focal Point" 297,2004,5,23,Afghanistan,Samangan,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,36,67.666667,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff killed, 1 national staff injured when vehicle hit landmine in Samangan, May 23.",Archived,Archived 300,2004,6,,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Public location",3.116667,43.65,"Staff member",Contractor,"One UN national staff abducted outside mosque in Baidoa, released next day. The motive appeared to be a project-related dispute involving a disgruntled contractor.",Archived,Archived 303,2004,6,,Afghanistan,,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Unknown,Office/compound,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff injured by bomb outside gate.",Archived,Archived 306,2004,6,,Nigeria,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,9.6000359,7.9999721,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff suffered minor injuries when they were ambushed, robbed and carjacked (in trunk) then abandoned.",Archived,Archived 309,2004,6,,Chechnya,Ossetia,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,42.9920711,44.2636348,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped in Ossetiaand and held for 6 months.",Archived,Archived 302,2004,6,2,Afghanistan,Badghis,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,3,0,0,3,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Ambush,Road,35,63.75,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO international and 2 national staff killed when vehicle ambushed in Badghis, June 2. The organization said it was suspending all activity across the country.",Archived,Archived 308,2004,6,16,Pakistan,Punjab,Muzafargarh,"Maryan (near)",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,29.30349,70.89848,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff seriously injured when five unidentified armed men opened fire on their vehicle near Maryan, June 16.",Archived,Archived 305,2004,6,18,"DR Congo",Maniema,Kasongo,Kasongo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,-4.4269024,26.6661699,"Police or paramilitary","Congolese National Police","1 INGO national staff detained and severely beaten by a police commander in Kasongo, June 18.",Archived,Archived 307,2004,6,19,Uganda,"Northern Uganda",Kitgum,"Kitgum (15 km North)",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,2.75,32.9,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","2 INGO national staff killed when food convoy to South Sudan ambushed by LRA about 15 km north of Kitgum town, June 19.",Archived,Archived 301,2004,6,22,Chechnya,Ingushetia,Nazranovsky,Nazran,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,43.25,45.83333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Nazran, June 22.",Archived,Archived 304,2004,6,24,Iraq,,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff killed, 1 national staff wounded in NGO office attack, June 24.",Archived,Archived 311,2004,7,,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff stabbed and wounded in robbery, later received death threats from perpetrator.",Archived,Archived 310,2004,7,30,Iraq,Al-Najaf,Al-Najaf,Najaf,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,4,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,32.0010227,44.3299926,"Non-state armed group: National","Jaysh al-Mahdi","4 NGO national staff tortured and killed by army of Al Mahdi in Najaf, July 30.",Archived,Archived 312,2004,8,,Sudan,,,,3,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,8,8,0,0,0,0,0,0,8,8,0,0,8,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"3 UN national staff and 5 national RC staff kidnapped.",Archived,Archived 315,2004,8,,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,33.5487421,69.4346945,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff shot and killed in Paktia.",Archived,Archived 317,2004,8,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and wounded.",Archived,Archived 316,2004,8,12,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,"Kalma Refugee Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack","Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Janjaweed,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff wounded in attack on IDPs in Kalma camp, Aug 12. Victim killed was alleged by the IDPs to be a major leader of Janjaweed.",Archived,Archived 313,2004,8,26,Iraq,Al-Najaf,Al-Najaf,Najaf,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.0010227,44.3299926,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Najaf, Aug 26.",Yes,"Official Report" 314,2004,8,30,Iraq,,,"Road from Baghdad to Najaf",0,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,Unknown,Ambush,Road,31.9892,44.3291,Unknown,Unknown,"4 RC national staff wounded when convoy attacked on road from Baghdad to Najaf, Aug 30.",Archived,Archived 320,2004,9,,Afghanistan,,,,0,10,0,0,0,0,0,10,0,10,0,0,0,0,0,10,0,10,0,0,10,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","10 INGO national staff (of two different organizations) beaten and stoned by mob after false rumors spread regarding their activities.",Archived,Archived 321,2004,9,,Iraq,Ninewa,Al-Mosul,Mosul,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack","Public location",36.3466059,43.127008,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed in Mosul cafe.",Archived,Archived 318,2004,9,7,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,4,4,1,3,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO international (Italian) staff and two national staff were kidnapped from their office. All four were released three weeks later, on 28 September 2004.",Archived,Media 322,2004,9,14,Haiti,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,19.1399952,-72.3570972,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and wounded when victim happened upon an armed robbery of a bus, Sept 14.",Archived,Archived 323,2004,10,,Afghanistan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff wounded when hit in shootout.",Archived,Archived 326,2004,10,,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Zalingi,"Between Muzbat and Um Baru",0,3,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,0,1,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff, 1 national staff killed and 1 national staff injured by landmine between Muzbat and Um Baru in Darfur.",Archived,Archived 327,2004,10,,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped in Iraq and later killed.",Archived,Archived 324,2004,10,3,"DR Congo",Ituri,Mambasa,Goma,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Goma, Oct 3.",Yes,"Official Report" 325,2004,10,10,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,31.649741,35.162072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in explosion.",Yes,"Official Report" 328,2004,11,,"Cote D'Ivoire",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7.9897371,-5.5679458,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO international staff killed along with nine French soldiers in an attack by Cote D",Archived,Archived 329,2004,11,,Afghanistan,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Shelling,Raid,Office/compound,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff killed by rocket propelled grenade attack on compound, Nov 28.",Archived,Archived 330,2004,11,,"DR Congo",Ituri,Bunia,"Bunia (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Unknown,1.55941,30.25224,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot and wounded when four colleagues attacked by unidentified gunmen south of Bunia, Nov 15.",Archived,Archived 331,2004,11,,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,"Kalma Refugee Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot in foot during fighting in Kalma camp, Nov 14.",Yes,"Focal Point" 332,2004,11,,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff detained and beaten by police, who took away his INGO ID and materials.",Yes,"Focal Point" 333,2004,12,,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,31.649741,35.162072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff stabbed to death.",Yes,"Official Report" 336,2004,12,,Sudan,"East Darfur",Yassin,Labado,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed in attack on Labado center.",Yes,Archived 339,2004,12,,Uganda,"Northern Uganda",Kitgum,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",3.236667,33.093056,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and wounded in Kitgum national bar.",Archived,Archived 340,2004,12,,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded when police fired on a wedding celebration in the camp.",Archived,Archived 334,2004,12,5,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Japanese) staff killed in Kabul, Dec 5.",Archived,Archived 335,2004,12,12,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff shot and killed during an attack on a convoy of humanitarian vehicles in South Darfur, Dec 12.",Archived,Archived 337,2004,12,16,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff kidnapped at gunpoint in rebel-held Labado, South Darfur, Dec 16.",Archived,Archived 338,2004,12,18,Kenya,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.4419683,38.4313975,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in ambush by bandits in North Korea, Dec 18.",Archived,Archived 342,2005,1,,Somalia,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN contracted driver killed in convoy ambush.",Archived,Archived 343,2005,1,,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-1.256975,36.803277,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed in Nairobi.",Yes,"Official Report" 347,2005,1,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Home,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff attacked in home by 3 armed men. This appears to be an assassination attempt. Previous similar attacks have been attributed to extremist groups.",Archived,Archived 348,2005,1,,Afghanistan,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff tied up and wounded in armed robbery of INGO office/house by armed gang.",Archived,Archived 345,2005,1,6,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,"Between Mornei and Geneina",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 staff contracted by the UN was killed when unidentified gunman attacked an empty, 6-vehicle convoy contracted by UN returning from Mornei to Geneina in West Darfur, Jan 6.",Archived,Archived 344,2005,1,10,Zimbabwe,Harare,Harare,Harare,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-17.8317726,31.0456859,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Anglo-Swiss) staff stabbed in roadside assault in Harare, Jan 10.",Archived,Archived 346,2005,1,13,Iraq,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff kidnapped, Jan 13; later found dead.",Archived,Archived 349,2005,1,21,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kulbus,Seleia,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed when a large group of armed tribesman attacked Seleia in West Darfur, Jan 21. A violent confrontation ensued in which civilians were killed, including the guard.",Archived,Archived 351,2005,2,,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,"Public location",33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff died at bus station when car bomb exploded.",Archived,Archived 677,2005,2,21,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,7,Kidnapping,Ambush,"Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"7 INGO national staff and three vehicles abducted during a food distribution. The incident lasted slightly more than 24 hours. Head of INGO office managed to negotiate their release with no injuries or ransom.",Archived,Archived 350,2005,2,23,Afghanistan,Helmand,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,31.341322,63.993456,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff murdered in Helmand, Feb 23.",Yes,"Focal Point" 352,2005,3,,Somalia,Bari,Bosaso,Bosaso,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,11.28421,49.18158,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff wounded when they were attacked in Bossaso town, Bari region, by some anti-vaccination individuals.",Archived,Archived 355,2005,3,,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFI international staff seconded to Afghan govt ambushed and killed in Kabul.",Archived,Archived 353,2005,3,8,Afghanistan,Farah,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,32.607111,62.671011,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff killed in attack in Farah, March 8.",Yes,"Focal Point" 354,2005,3,10,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff beaten when vehicle ambushed and robbed, March 10.",Archived,Archived 356,2005,3,22,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"1 donor agency international staff shot and seriously wounded when convoy attacked in South Darfur, May 22. First such incident for this organization's personnel.",Archived,Archived 357,2005,4,,Iraq,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO staffers - international director and national director - both killed by suicide car bomber apparently targeting US military convoy.",Archived,Archived 361,2005,4,,Somalia,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Other Explosives",Raid,"Project site",8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff received minor wounds when unidentified assailant threw grenade into the organisation's hospital.",Archived,Archived 363,2005,4,,Chechnya,,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,43.3976147,45.6985005,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff arrested and presumed killed during an FSB raid on the building victim was in. Several FSB officers were killed during the raid. It was then claimed that victim resisted arrest.",Archived,Archived 362,2005,4,13,Afghanistan,Baghlan,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,35.75,69,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed in Baghlan, April 13.",Yes,"Official Report" 358,2005,4,14,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff seriously assaulted and injured during NFI distribution in Krenik, West Darfur, April 14. Possibly linked to the agency",Archived,Archived 359,2005,4,15,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Gharb Jabal Marra",Golo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed in Golo, in the Jebel Marra region of West Darfur, April 15. Likely a personal issue, unrelated to work of INGO.",Archived,Archived 360,2005,4,18,Somalia,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,1,0,1,1,2,0,3,0,0,3,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staffer killed, 1 international staff and 1 national staff wounded in armed attack, April 18.",Archived,Archived 367,2005,5,,Nepal,,,,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,28,84,"Non-state armed group: National","Maoist rebel group (name unknown)","1 UN national staff and 1 NGO national staff beaten by Maoist rebels.",Yes,"Focal Point" 369,2005,5,,Afghanistan,Baghlan,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,35.75,69,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed by hanging in an incident involving three Afghan women who were found hanged in Baghlan as warning to female aid workers (one of the others was a national civil servant; one was unidentified).",Archived,Archived 370,2005,5,,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Italian) staff kidnapped in Kabul, later released.",Archived,Archived 371,2005,5,,Malawi,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,"Mob violence",Office/compound,-13.2687204,33.9301963,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","3 INGO national staff injured when protestors, angry over US deportation of terror suspects stormed compound.",Archived,Archived 368,2005,5,1,Sudan,Kassala,"Madeinat Kassala","Kassala (near)",0,0,0,4,0,0,2,1,1,4,0,0,0,0,2,1,1,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.45099,36.39998,Unknown,Unknown,"2 RC national staff killed, 1 national staff wounded and 1 national staff kidnapped when their vehicle was attacked near the eastern town of Kassala, May 1.",Archived,Archived 364,2005,5,10,Chad,,,,5,2,0,0,0,0,0,7,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,7,0,7,0,0,7,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",15,19,Unknown,Unknown,"5 UN national staff and 2 NGO national staff injured when they were beaten with sticks during protest at refugee camp, May 10.",Archived,Archived 365,2005,5,12,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"1 locally contracted truck driver for the UN was ambushed and shot dead in South Darfur, May 12.",Archived,Archived 372,2005,6,,Haiti,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,19.1399952,-72.3570972,Unknown,Unknown,"1 RC national staff found shot and killed after being kidnapped.",Archived,Archived 376,2005,6,,Uganda,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.5333554,32.2166578,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff wounded in ambush by LRA.",Archived,Archived 378,2005,6,,Indonesia,Papua,Nabire,Nabire,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-3.3596317,135.5049831,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff beaten and attempted stabbing in Nabire, likely stemming from dissatisfaction with INGO project.",Archived,Archived 380,2005,6,,"DR Congo",Ituri,Mambasa,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.13410995,29.05000311,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff and 1 national staff kidnapped in Ituri; released 10 days later.",Archived,Archived 373,2005,6,1,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Pishin,"Kandahar-Herat Highway bridge",0,7,0,0,0,0,2,5,0,7,0,0,0,0,2,5,0,7,0,0,7,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,31.39686,67.08582,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"2 1NGO national staff killed and 5 national staff injured from the by insurgent bomb attack on bridge on the Kandahar-Herat highway, June 1.",Archived,Archived 374,2005,6,4,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,32.627761,65.901625,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed in Uruzgan, June 4.",Yes,"Official Report" 375,2005,6,7,Afghanistan,,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot and killed by unknown assailants in Ghazni, June 7. According to report, killing was to set an example and deter others from working with NGOs.",Yes,"Focal Point" 377,2005,6,14,"DR Congo",,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff kidnapped with vehicle, June 1; released the next day.",Archived,Archived 379,2005,6,23,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff shot and wounded by group who invaded victim's house, June 23. Motive was ethnic rivalry (victim's wife is an Arab).",Archived,Archived 381,2005,7,,Indonesia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-6.21195,106.845056,"Host state","Indonesian National Armed Forces","1 INGO national staff stopped and beaten by TNI - angry victim had not delivered to army camp.",Archived,Archived 382,2005,7,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff assaulted during armed robbery at victim's house.",Archived,Archived 383,2005,7,,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,15,0,0,0,0,0,15,0,15,0,0,0,0,0,15,0,15,0,0,15,Unknown,"Mob violence","Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,"Aid recipient",Unknown,"15 INGO national staff injured during camp riots targeting intl organizations participating in the first day of the WFP food registration program.",Archived,Archived 384,2005,7,,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Malha","Zam Zam Refugee Camp",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO nationals staff abducted in Zam Zam camp in North Darfur, July 11; later released, July 15.",Archived,Archived 387,2005,7,,Afghanistan,,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff kidnapped in July 2005; found dead on Dec 4. They were working on a health project.",Archived,Archived 386,2005,7,15,Kenya,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,1.4419683,38.4313975,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed, July 15.",Yes,"Official Report" 385,2005,7,23,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,13.56907,33.56718,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staffkilled when two trucks of an were ambushed and looted 10 km north of Sania Fandu, July 23.",Archived,Archived 388,2005,8,,Somalia,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Mob violence",Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,Unaffiliated,Youths,"1 UN national staff killed by local gang allegedly of youths from the Gambol Secondary School. The incident caused the relocation of both national and international staff of UN agency from Garowe to Gardo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 389,2005,8,,Iraq,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Raid,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff wounded in attack by armed group.",Archived,Archived 391,2005,9,,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,"Between Beida and Geneina",0,17,0,0,0,0,0,15,0,15,0,2,0,2,0,17,0,17,0,0,17,Unknown,Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"15 INGO national staff and 2 international staff when convoy of seven vehicles stopped when travelling from Beida to Geneina in West Darfur.",Archived,Archived 392,2005,9,,Sudan,,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"3 NGO national staff hijacked and kidnapped by armed men.",Archived,Archived 393,2005,9,,Afghanistan,Parvan,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,34.9897121,68.8733495,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff wounded and 1 national staff killed when ambushed on motorbike in Parwan.",Archived,Archived 390,2005,9,9,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,"Amar Jadeed",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff severely assaulted when two commercial trucks contracted by the UN were ambushed and looted at Amar Gadeed village, north of Manawashi, Sept 9.",Yes,"Focal Point" 396,2005,10,,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot in his left hand and 80 bags of sugar was looted when truck travelling from El Obein to Nyala was attacked by 15 armed men on camel, Oct 19.",Archived,Archived 397,2005,10,,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,"Kandahar (near)",0,0,8,0,0,0,5,3,0,8,0,0,0,0,5,3,0,8,0,0,8,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.61332,65.71013,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"5 NGO national staff killed and 3 national staff wounded when shot by Taliban insurgents while driving towards Kandahar.",Archived,Archived 404,2005,10,,Guyana,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,5,-59,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff assaulted during armed robbery on home by armed group.",Archived,Archived 496,2005,10,1,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,31.649741,35.162072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed by gunshot wounds in the West Bank, Oct 1.",Yes,"Official Report" 394,2005,10,3,Somalia,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot dead outside residence in by masked men, Oct 3. Unknown motive.",Archived,Archived 398,2005,10,20,Afghanistan,Faryab,,,0,0,4,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,4,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,35.9261784,64.6237758,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"1 NGO national staff killed and 3 national staff wounded in Faryab by suspected Taliban guerrillas, Oct 20.",Archived,Archived 399,2005,10,25,Uganda,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.5333554,32.2166578,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","2 INGO national staff wounded in ambush by LRA rebels, Oct 25.",Archived,Archived 400,2005,10,26,Uganda,,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,0,0,4,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.5333554,32.2166578,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","2 INGO national staff killed, 2 national staff wounded (victims from two INGOs) in ambushes by LRA rebels, Oct 26.",Archived,Archived 401,2005,10,26,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff assaulted and wounded by military men outside victim's residence, Oct 26.",Archived,Archived 402,2005,10,28,Sudan,,,,2,6,0,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,8,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff and 6 INGO national staff beaten when convoy ambushed in Darfur, Oct 28.",Archived,Archived 403,2005,10,31,Sudan,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO international (Iraqi) staff and 1 national staff killed from demining group in another LRA ambush, Oct 31.",Archived,Archived 406,2005,11,,"South Sudan",,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,7.2653861,30.05489,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","1 INGO international (British) staff and 1 national staff killed when ambushed by LRA.",Archived,Archived 407,2005,11,,Iraq,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (German) staff and 1 national staff kidnapped",Archived,Archived 405,2005,11,16,Somalia,Togdheer,Burco,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,9.52749,45.537472,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed when vehicle hit landmine southwest of Burao, Nov 16.",Archived,Archived 409,2005,12,,"DR Congo",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff held hostage in protest of demobilized soldiers not being paid.",Archived,Archived 410,2005,12,,Madagascar,Anamalanga,"1er Arrondissement",Antananarivo,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,-18.9100122,47.5255809,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed by stab wounds in Antananarivo.",Archived,Archived 413,2005,12,,"DR Congo",,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-2.9814344,23.8222636,"Police or paramilitary","Congolese National Police","2 ICRC national staff beat up when vehicle ambushed by military police who also stole vehicle.",Archived,Archived 415,2005,12,,Colombia,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.8930783,-73.7845072,"Non-state armed group: National","Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia","2 INGO national staff detained and held by FARC overnight.",Archived,Archived 408,2005,12,1,Kenya,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,1.4419683,38.4313975,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff (Somali) killed from head injuries (unspecified malicious act) in Kenya, Dec 1.",Yes,"Official Report" 414,2005,12,5,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff kidnapped, Dec 5; later released.",Archived,Archived 411,2005,12,11,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Gharb Jabal Marra","Between Solong and Golo",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN nationals staff struck by a bullet and later died when five UN trucks attacked between Solong and Golo in South Darfur after having already delivered food, Dec 11.",Archived,Archived 412,2005,12,19,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,6.75,30,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 UN national staff injured during a clash between two families in Rumbek in Southern Sudan, Dec 19.",Archived,Archived 504,2006,,,Sudan,"North Darfur",Tawila,"Tawila-Kabkabiye Road from El Fasher to Kabkabiye",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff drivers in hired commercial vehicles with food commodities were ambushed by armed men on the Tawilla-Kabkabiye road from El Fasher to Kabkabiye, were beaten, then allowed to proceed. Ambushed and beaten again after 2 kilometers",Archived,Archived 517,2006,,,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff volunteer killed.",Archived,Media 518,2006,,,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff volunteer killed.",Archived,Media 592,2006,,,"DR Congo",,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Unknown,Unknown,-2.9814344,23.8222636,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff of an NGO (a partner organization of an INGO) raped",Yes,"Focal Point" 416,2006,1,,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver killed during robbery by military in Goma.",Archived,Archived 417,2006,1,,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Lashkar Gah","Lashkar Gah",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",31.59382,64.37161,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed in Lashkargah, Helmand. 1 or 2 shot at mosque.",Archived,Archived 418,2006,1,,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-0.8411802,29.3884586,"Host state","Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (FARDC)","3 INGO national staff kidnapped: vehicles hijacked with their drivers for 7 days (1 for 7 days, 2 for 3 days) in Rutshuru. By FARDC to transport troops & materials.",Archived,Archived 419,2006,1,16,Guatemala,Solola,Solola,Solola,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Ambush,Road,14.8181883,-91.16233009,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 INGO international staff member attacked and sexually assaulted in Solola while walking home, Jan 16.",Archived,Archived 420,2006,2,,Colombia,"Norte de Santander",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.4417924,-73.0492505,"Non-state armed group: National","National Liberation Army","2 INGO international (1 British, 1 Dutch) staff kidnapped by ELN in the Norte de Santander, with demands that the govt turn over the body of leader Wildemar Castro. Treated well and released unharmed.",Archived,Archived 423,2006,3,,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,"Khan Yunis",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,31.3457612,34.3025277,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international (Swiss) staff was abducted by unknown armed men at the ICRC office in Khan Younis, Gaza Strip.",Archived,Archived 421,2006,3,1,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Afmadow,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,0.51486,42.073009,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (US) staff abducted in Afmadow, 260 miles southwest of Mogadishu, Wed March 1; released next day.",Archived,Archived 507,2006,3,14,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Heiban,"Kauda, on the El Fasher-Kabkabiya road",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,10.53018,29.93292,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff kidnapped when a commercial truck hired by an INGO to transport items for its water and sanitation programme was hijacked at Kaura (on the El Fasher-Kabkabiya road) by three armed men, 14 March.",Archived,Archived 422,2006,3,15,Sudan,"Central Equatoria",Yei,Yei,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,0,1,2,1,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,4.75,31,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff and 1 national staff guard shot and killed and 1 national staff guard wounded in attack on agency's compound in Yei, southern Sudan, March 15. No info on motives, but agency was preparing repatriation of Sudanese to that area. The international staff died on March 28 after having been airlifted to Nairobi.",Archived,Archived 424,2006,3,19,Sudan,"Upper Nile",Malakal,"Malakal (near)",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.53342,31.66048,"Police or paramilitary","Shilluk King police","Three INGO national staff were injured when their vehicle was fired upon by police officers described as belonging to the Shilluk King police (an org not known to UN Police), north of Malakal, southern Sudan, March 19. Two other INGO staff in the same vehicle were unharmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 425,2006,3,19,Sudan,"Western Equatoria",Yambio,Yambio,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,5,31,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","One INGO national staff was abducted during an attack on Yambio in southern Sudan, March 19; released on March 22. Victim claimed that the attacking group belonged to the LRA and that its main motive was to loot food.",Archived,Archived 426,2006,3,28,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,13.4435,22.4452278,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff guards were beaten when a group of unidentified armed men forcefully entered an INGO compound in El Geneina, March 28. The attackers left with a Land Cruiser pick-up, a Thuraya phone and a mobile phone.",Archived,Archived 430,2006,4,,Afghanistan,Badghis,Qadis,"Darreh-ye Bum ",0,0,5,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,Kidnap-killing,Raid,"Project site",34.8085,63.43003,Unknown,Unknown,"5 NGO national staff medical workers, in Darrah-i-Bohm, Badghis tied up and killed in clinic attack.",Archived,Archived 428,2006,4,9,"Central African Republic",Ombella-M'Poko,Yaloke-Bossembele,,3,0,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,1,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.25169,17.64362,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff doctors were killed and 1 national staff driver wounded by unknown armed men who fired on their vehicle between Bossembele and Yaloke, northwest of Bangui, April 9.",Archived,Archived 431,2006,4,10,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Jaffna,,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,1,0,2,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,9.6649255,80.0091719,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff driver wounded in Jaffna peninsula, where an anti-personnel mine exploded, striking both a Sri Lankan army vehicle and the workers' vehicle.",Archived,Archived 429,2006,4,12,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,"Baydhaba (near)",6,0,0,0,0,0,2,4,0,6,0,0,0,0,2,4,0,6,6,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,3.11383,43.6498,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff guard/escorts killed and 4 national staff guard/escorts wounded during an attempted robbery and ambush of UN convoy near Baidoa, April 12.",Archived,Archived 427,2006,4,13,"South Africa",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-28.8166236,24.991639,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Mozambique) staff killed by gunshot wounds, April 13.",Yes,"Official Report" 433,2006,4,25,Iraq,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed by gunshot wounds, April 25.",Yes,"Official Report" 432,2006,4,28,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,13.4435,22.4452278,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO (1 national, 1 international) staff beaten with a stick when two men broke into an INGO compound in El Geneina, West Darfur, April 28. Victims locked into a bathroom for a few hours.",Archived,Archived 437,2006,5,,Haiti,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,19.1399952,-72.3570972,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff seriously wounded when their car was hijacked.",Archived,Archived 444,2006,5,,Sudan,Jonglei,Bor,Bor,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,8,32,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff wounded when about 22 civilians, some with firearms, invaded the agency's compound in Bor, southern Sudan. They dragged and beat the victim with sticks, and other staff members who tried rescuing him were threatened with a rifle.",Archived,Archived 434,2006,5,7,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,Abeche,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.833056,20.834722,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Spanish) staff shot and seriously wounded by gunman in military fatigues during hijacking of vehicle in Abeche, May 7.",Archived,Archived 435,2006,5,12,Afghanistan,Herat,,,2,1,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,1,0,2,"Aerial bombardment",Ambush,Road,34.3508273,62.2164003,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed, 1 NGO national staff doctor killed, and 1 UN national staff program manager wounded (lost leg) when the vehicle came under rocket fire in Heart, May 12.",Archived,Archived 438,2006,5,15,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vavuniya,Vavuniya,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.7593439,80.4999646,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver shot and killed returning from work near Vavuniya, May 16.",Archived,Archived 436,2006,5,17,Afghanistan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"I UN national staff driver wounded when UN vehicle hit by suicide bomber in Kandahar, May 17.",Archived,Archived 726,2006,5,21,Afghanistan,Balkh,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,36.7581256,66.8980826,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot dead by two unknown perpetrators in front of home. The victim was working as a teacher of the NGO's educational project. The motive behind of this killing is still unclear and it is possible that this was some kind of personal / family enmity, not a political act.",Yes,"Focal Point" 439,2006,5,22,Afghanistan,,,,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,1,0,3,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"4 NGO national staff killed when their car hit a landmine, May 22. One doctor, two nurses and their driver.",Archived,Archived 443,2006,5,23,Sudan,Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,6.75,30,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO international staff program manager was attacked in Rumbek, southern Sudan, May 23, and was medically evacuated to Nairobi.",Archived,Archived 440,2006,5,30,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,Sheberghan,"Abas - Chapa Chi Ariq Road",0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,4,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.83333,65.83333,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO national staff shot and killed inside their car while traveling between Abas and Chapa Chi Ariq villages in Jawzjan, May 30. 4 men were later arrested. No motive established.",Archived,Archived 441,2006,5,30,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,,,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,1,0,2,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,36.75,72,Unknown,Unknown,"3 donor agency national staff killed in remote control bomb attack on bridge in Badakshan, May 30.",Archived,Archived 442,2006,5,30,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.0254688,35.2888075,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in West Bank by gunshot wounds, May 30.",Yes,"Official Report" 447,2006,6,,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Chahar Bolak",Charbolak,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,1,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,36.83763,66.63932,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver killed and 2 national staff injured when militants attacked their car in Charbolak district of Balkh province.",Archived,Archived 727,2006,6,2,Afghanistan,Baghlan,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,35.75,69,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff member killed by small arms fire at their residence. According to the report, the victim was shot after returning from a party. The murdered staff member was a district program manager/ head of sub-office in Baghlan-e-Jadid district. Four suspected men (who accompanied the victim from the party to his home) were arrested by the police. A police investigation is ongoing",Archived,Archived 450,2006,6,8,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack","Project site",14.5844444,29.4917691,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Murle & Didinga","One international agency national staff contractor killed by unknown assailants while working on a road in southern Sudan, June 8. At first thought to be LRA, now thought to be Murle and Didinga militias.",Archived,Archived 445,2006,6,13,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",13.4435,22.4452278,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 UN national staff security guard wounded when he was shot in the leg while off-duty in a marketplace near the agancy's international guesthouse in Geneina, 13 June. Unconfirmed information suggests it was personal issue.",Archived,Archived 446,2006,6,13,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,"Between Kutum and Irgie",6,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,1,1,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff and 5 national staff detained by SLA Abdul Wahid faction while travelling from Kutum to Irgie, June 13. SLA claimed they were stopped b/c they were not notified of the team's mission and on allegations that the national staff were govt spies.",Archived,Archived 448,2006,6,22,Afghanistan,Nurestan,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.3,70.833333,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff kidnapped while driving in eastern Nuristan province, June 22; released after 4 days.",Archived,Archived 451,2006,6,25,Sudan,Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack","Public location",6.75,30,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff assaulted and killed by 3 unknown persons while at a market in Rumbek, southern Sudan. Victim was travelling from the UN agency to the airport on official duty. One attacker was arrested; thought to be a personal matter.",Archived,Archived 495,2006,6,27,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Kadugli,Kadugli,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Public location",11.005922,29.718875,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO international staff working on demining was beaten up in a market in Kadugli due to labor dispute with national workers. UNMIS national guard intervened to get mob to release him. Vehicle confiscated by national authorities.",Archived,Archived 449,2006,6,30,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,"Kalma Refugee Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff watchman killed by unknown gunmen inside Kalma IDP camp, June 30, 2 am. Victim seems to have been sleeping while on duty at the agency's water pump station.",Archived,Archived 685,2006,7,,Haiti,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,19.1399952,-72.3570972,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (US) staff kidnapped for ransom.",Yes,"Focal Point" 463,2006,7,1,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,13.4435,22.4452278,"Police or paramilitary","Sudan National Security Service","1 INGO national staff severely beaten by four National Security officers in Geneina, July 1. (also 3 intl staff harassed, not counted). The NS officers abducted the vicitm to the security office and beat him unconscious with an iron bar and with their fists.",Archived,Archived 455,2006,7,3,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","One international agency staff (Kenyan) missing after ambush in southern Sudan on aid agency vehicle, 3 July. Gunmen believed to be Uganda LRA. Six others killed and 11 wounded.",Archived,Archived 452,2006,7,4,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,Dhobley,7,0,0,0,0,0,3,4,0,7,0,0,0,0,3,4,0,7,0,0,7,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.25,41.16667,Unknown,Unknown,"3 UN national staff killed and 4 national staff wounded when gunmen attacked UN-contracted trucks delivering food aid in southern Somalia, July 4. Local militia refused the convoy entry into Dhobley near border with Kenya.",Archived,Archived 453,2006,7,10,Afghanistan,Farah,Bakwa,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",32.23556,62.94611,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff wounded when health clinic was attached in Farah Province, Bakwa District, July 10. Unknown perpetrators hit the guard and burnt a flying coach vehicle (used as ambulance), a motorbike and broke the doors and the windows of the c",Archived,Archived 459,2006,7,11,India,Maharashtra,Mumbai,Mumbai,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Other Explosives",Ambush,Road,18.970715,72.819421,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lashkar-e-Qahhar (suspected)","1 INGO national staff killed in Mumbai train bombings (terrorism), July 11.",Archived,Archived 454,2006,7,13,Sudan,"North Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed when their vehicle, on a routine field mission in North Darfur, was stopped by armed robbers, 13 July.",Archived,Archived 460,2006,7,19,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver killed by a man on the road in South Darfur.",Archived,Archived 457,2006,7,23,Afghanistan,Ghowr,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.1605257,64.9201949,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed when their vehicle in Ghor province was ambushed by gunmen firing AK-47s. No known motive.",Archived,Archived 749,2006,7,24,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,"Kalma Refugee Camp",0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,1,1,0,0,7,7,0,0,7,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"7 INGO (6 national, 1 international) staff were held hostage by a group of over 40 former INGO IDP casual workers in INGO compound in Kalma camp while conducting a meeting. The staff were released only after making written promises to meet the demands of the ex-workers and to return to Kalma on Monday, 31 July 2006.",Archived,Archived 458,2006,7,25,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Other Explosives","Individual attack",Home,34,69.25,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff in Logar province wounded by an IED at their house. The bomb was rigged to the entry gate. Unclear if targeted for INGO work or if it was personal.",Yes,"Official Report" 456,2006,7,27,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub","Dereig Refugee Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","1 INGO national staff driver beaten to death and 1 national staff injured in Dereig IDP camp in West Darfur, 27 July. Org says the team ""was caught up in civil unrest while collecting seedlings, as part of a tree planting programme ... [and] was attacked...""",Archived,Archived 462,2006,7,28,Sudan,"North Darfur","Saraf Omra","Between Saraf Omra and Helelat, near Kulb",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted in North Darfur during the hijacking of an INGO vehicle, 3 May. Victim believed to have been held in Chad and was making way back to Saraf Omra in North Darfur when caught up and killed in fighting in Helelat village near Kulb.",Archived,Archived 466,2006,8,4,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Trincomalee,Muttur,0,17,0,0,0,0,17,0,0,17,0,0,0,0,17,0,0,17,0,0,17,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,8.5711,81.2335,Unknown,Unknown,"17 INGO national staffers shot execution-style in Muttur in their offices, August 4.",Archived,Archived 469,2006,8,4,Chad,"Wadi Fira",Dar-Tama,Gu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,14.51667,22.08333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff assaulted and hospitalized after their compound in Guereda was robbed by armed men, Aug. 4. Two other intl staff were assaulted but not hospitalized (not counted here).",Archived,Archived 470,2006,8,4,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub","Um Duraba",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver shot and wounded when 3 commercial trucks carrying food aid were ambushed by armed men in Um Duraba, east of Nyala, Aug 4.",Yes,"Focal Point" 728,2006,8,9,Afghanistan,Ghazni,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Home,33.5448968,68.4132108,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed: Initial reports state that an NGO employee was allegedly taken out from his residence by a group of assailants in the area. Later on he was found killed in the nearby village. No further information available at this stage.",Archived,Archived 522,2006,8,14,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank",Bethlehem,"Saida, Ein el-Hilweh refugee camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",31.66667,35.25,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","1 UN national staff member killed in a residential area by a missile fired by Israeli forces against an alleged Palestinian faction in the Ein el-Hilweh refugee camp in Saida, 14 August.",Yes,"Official Report" 467,2006,8,16,Sudan,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff abducted in Darfur by armed group in mid-August; found dead two weeks later. No details of the death.",Archived,Archived 465,2006,8,20,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vavuniya,"Vavuniya, Cheddikulam",0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,8.7514,80.4971,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member of the Sri Lanka Red Cross Society was shot and killed by two unknown men outside home.",Yes,"Official Report" 464,2006,8,23,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Ampara,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,7.29754,81.68202,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO nationals staff shot outside their office in the eastern Ampara district.",Archived,Archived 471,2006,8,26,Sudan,"South Darfur",Gereida,Gereida,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff watchman at a food depot in Graida, Darfur, was shot and later robbed of his money, Aug 26.",Archived,Archived 468,2006,8,27,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot twice in the head in a grocery store in Goma while wearing a t-shirt with the INGO's logo.",Archived,Archived 472,2006,8,27,Afghanistan,Badghis,Murghab,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,35,63.75,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff guards found dead after two armed men climbed over the wall into an INGO office compound in Badghis Province, Bala Murghab District, Aug 27. Reportedly the perpetrators damaged (did not steal) office equipment, and broke the windows.",Archived,Archived 473,2006,9,1,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,Hashaba,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff health worker killed in Hashaba, North Darfur during fighting, Sept 1.",Archived,Archived 474,2006,9,1,Senegal,Casamance,,,0,0,0,4,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,2,1,3,0,4,0,0,4,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,12.6981731,-15.53551051,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 ICRC international (Swiss-American) staff killed, 3 (2 national, 1 international) staff wounded when their vehicle struck a mine or unexploded ammunition in Senegal's southern Casamance region. Villagers allied with rebels are accused of planting the mine to target gov",Archived,Archived 929,2006,9,7,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Bendasi,"Between Um Ker and Garsila, 80km SW of Zalingei",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,12.12154025,23.1587067,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff beaten by armed men when vehicle ambushed between Um Ker and Garsila 80 kn sw of Zalingei. Robbed cash, camera and drivers license.",Archived,Archived 476,2006,9,10,Afghanistan,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO (1 international [Colombian], 2 national) staff kidnapped ,Sept 9; released Sept 29.",Archived,Archived 478,2006,9,11,Sudan,"South Darfur","Gharb Jabal Marra","Between Zalingei and Nertiti",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,1,0,1,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO (3 national, 1 international) staff attacked, beaten and given death threats by around a dozen masked, armed men on a road between Zalingei and Nertiti near central Jabel Marra region in Darfur, Sept. 11.",Archived,Archived 477,2006,9,11,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Trincomalee,"Trincolamee Nilaveli Road",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.5711,81.2335,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in Trincolamee District. Shot when returning to the office on INGO's motorcycle. No known motive.",Archived,Archived 479,2006,9,13,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","Between Kerenek and Azerni (25 km East of El Geneina)",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,1,0,2,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff flogged with the whip and sustained injuries when their vehicle was ambushed while travelling to El Geneina between Kerenek and Azerni (25 km East of El Geneina) by three men, Sept 13.",Archived,Archived 497,2006,9,13,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,"Between El Fasher and Abdel Shakour",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff drivers abducted by armed men after ambush while traveling from El Fasher through Kutum to Abdel Shakour.",Archived,Archived 480,2006,9,16,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,0,4,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,4,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack",Road,34.533333,69.166667,Unknown,Unknown,"3 NGO national staff killed and 1 national staff injured when a remote-controlled bomb exploded under their car just south of the capital, Sept 16.",Archived,Archived 750,2006,9,17,"El Salvador","La Libertad",Quezaltepeque,"Quezaltepeque, Santa Tecla Railroad",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.69294,-89.218191,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff Country Director was driving into Quezaltepeque to Santa Tecla railroad when an armed man attempted to stop the car. Victim decided to accelarate the vehicle and in order to avoid any shot she lowered her head. The car crashed into a barrier and rolled over. The CD was injured but recovered well.",Archived,Archived 475,2006,9,20,Ethiopia,,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,9.145,40.489673,Unknown,Unknown,"2 ICRC (1 international [Irish], 1 national) staff kidnapped, Sept 18; released unharmed on Sept 23.",Archived,Archived 482,2006,10,,Sudan,"North Darfur",,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff driver disappeared during a hijacking incident in North Darfur and is presumed dead.",Yes,"Official Report" 686,2006,10,,Haiti,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,19.1399952,-72.3570972,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff kidnapped for ransom.",Archived,Archived 481,2006,10,6,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed at a checkpoint run by a sectarian militia in Baghdad, Oct 7.",Archived,Archived 483,2006,10,30,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver suffered minor gunshot wounds when a UN convoy bringing humanitarian assistance was fired upon in South Darfur, 30 Oct. (Two passengers also suffered wounds, but not counted here.)",Archived,Archived 484,2006,10,30,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver injured when beaten with a stick on the head when three UN-contracted trucks were stopped by 12 armed men when on their way from Nyala to Kass, Oct 30. All drivers were robbed of their money and mobile phones.",Archived,Archived 487,2006,11,2,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff kidnapped when armed men attempted to kidnap eight national staff members at an IDP camp basic health care clinic in Kandahar province, Nov 2. Seven of the eight managed to escape. No parties have claimed responsibility.",Archived,Archived 485,2006,11,3,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.4772871,34.3215106,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","2 RC national staff killed in Gaza Strip, Nov 3. The two paramedics had left their ambulance to evacuate a dead body when IDF munitions hit the area. Anounced by ICRC, who said they were marked with clear emblems and wearing florescent j",Archived,Archived 488,2006,11,5,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.5487421,69.4346945,Unknown,Unknown,"5 NGO national staff kidnapped in Paktya province, Nov 5. No parties have claimed responsibility.",Yes,"Official Report" 486,2006,11,6,Afghanistan,Paktia,Zurmat,,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.41897,69.12144,Unknown,Unknown,"4 UN national staff kidnapped in Zormat district of the eastern Paktia province while on their way to visit a new school. No word on whether have been released.",Yes,"Focal Point" 759,2006,11,7,Malawi,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-13.2687204,33.9301963,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff hospitalized as a result of carjacking.",Yes,"Focal Point" 489,2006,11,8,Eritrea,"Gash Barka",Magolo,"Tsorena-Forto Road",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,15.25,37.5,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN international staff seriously injured when their car hit a landmine in the middle of the main road from Tsorena to Forto, inside the Temporary Security Zone (TSZ), Nov. 8.",Archived,Archived 498,2006,11,9,Sudan,Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,7,1,0,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,8,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,6.75,30,"Host state","Sudanese Armed Forces","Seven UN national staff and 1 INGO national staff members detained, severely beaten and caned by local soliders in Rumbek, southern Sudan, Nov 9. The INGO member was sent to Nairobi for medical treatment.",Archived,Archived 499,2006,11,10,Sudan,Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",6.75,30,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff officer was physically assaulted and sustained back injuries in an incident where two MONUC helicopters landed in Rumbek for refuelling, Nov 10.",Archived,Archived 490,2006,11,16,Chad,Sila,Kimiti,"Southeast near Koloy",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Raid,Unknown,12.53333,22.18333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff wounded by armed men on horseback in southeast Chad, Nov 15/16. 7 employees and 3,200 displaced people remain missing as of Nov 20. Attack occurred near Koloy",Archived,Archived 523,2006,11,23,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,Sanidadi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver abducted by gunpoint en route to a food nutrition center, Wed Nov 23; victim alked back to Sanidadi 48 hours later, unharmed.",Archived,Archived 1329,2006,11,23,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Ampara,Periyaneelavanai,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,7.29754,81.68202,"Police or paramilitary","Special Task Force","An INGO national staffer was shot dead in front of his home by armed men thought to be representatives of or associated with the Sri Lankan counter-insurgency Special Task Force",Yes,"Official Report" 491,2006,11,24,Lesotho,,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-29.6039267,28.3350193,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IO international (Dutch) staff shot dead outside the house of Lesotho's trade and industry minister, where the victim was staying. Motive unknown, but attack came shortly after Parliament was dissolved to pave the way for elections",Archived,Archived 678,2006,11,25,Chad,"Wadi Fira",Biltine,Biltine,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,14.525174,20.928701,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded when rebels took the town of Biltine and forced the INGO staff member to hand over a car, after which victim was severely beaten. They returned a few days later and took another vehicle from the compound the INGO staff were sheltering in.",Archived,Archived 1209,2006,12,6,Afghanistan,Paktia,Zurmat,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",33.41897,69.12144,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff were snatched by unidentified armed men in Paktia's Zurmat district on, Wednesday Dec 6. The men were visiting a hospital that the aid group runs in the area.",Archived,Archived 500,2006,12,7,Sudan,"South Darfur",Nitega,"Khor Abeche Refugee Camp",0,0,8,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,8,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"8 NGO national staff violently beaten in Khor Abeche, South Darfur, Dec 7. Three vehicles also stolen.",Yes,"Official Report" 501,2006,12,9,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina",Azerni,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff kidnapped: A vehicle belonging to an INGO operating within the area of Azerni was carjacked , Dec 9. The location of the natl staff driver and vehicle is unknown.",Archived,Archived 679,2006,12,14,"DR Congo",Ituri,Djugu,Tchomia,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,1.4583333,30.4333333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff member was brutally attacked and robbed in their home. Needed hospitalization",Archived,Archived 494,2006,12,17,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,0,0,14,0,0,0,0,14,14,0,0,0,0,0,0,14,14,0,0,14,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"14 RC national staff held hostage after gunmen attack their downtown office in Baghdad (30 staff and visitors initially held - 16 released unharmed the same day).",Archived,Archived 760,2006,12,18,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in a carjacking that also resulted in 2 policemen being killed (not included here).",Yes,"Focal Point" 502,2006,12,18,Sudan,"South Darfur",Gereida,"Gereida Compound",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,3,0,3,1,2,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Raid,Office/compound,11.2811075,25.1414136,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff wounded (1 raped and 1 sexually assaulted) and 1 INGO national staff guard of another organization wounded in coordinated violent attack on Gereida compound. Staff from the latter INGO were among 71 aid workers evacuated from the town as a result. Since then they maintained some basic public health services through local staff in the town, but most operations have been suspended.",Archived,Archived 508,2006,12,18,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","Khorbomba (Habila Kanari area, 23 km west from El Geneina)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and wounded when an ambulance escorted by Govt police was ambushed by 7-10 armed men in Khorbomba (Habila Kanari area, 23 km west from El Geneina), Dec 18. One policeman was also killed (not counted here) and three AK-47s",Archived,Archived 503,2006,12,19,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.4772871,34.3215106,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff teacher injured in crossfire during armed dashes that took place in the vicinity of UN schools in Gaza, Dec 19. A 13-year-old school girl was also injured (not counted here).",Yes,"Focal Point" 505,2006,12,26,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","Habila Kanari",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Janjaweed,"1 UN national staff contracted driver shot and injured in ambush of two commercial trucks carrying UN agency food in Habila Kanari. Ten armed attackers, believed to be Janjaweed militia, shot at the vehicles that drove through the ambush, hitting one driver.",Archived,Archived 785,2007,,,Malawi,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-13.2687204,33.9301963,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 UN national staff stabbed to death by robbers in what the agency called a non-work related incident.",Archived,Archived 519,2007,,,Iraq,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff volunteer killed.",Archived,Media 506,2007,1,8,Iraq,Baghdad,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff engineer shot while driving car in Baghdad at night. Perpetrators/motives unknown.",Archived,Archived 1205,2007,1,10,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff killed and 1 national staff of an intl organization wounded in an ambush in southern Sudan, Jan 10. Travelling with an SPLA armed convoy.",Archived,Archived 541,2007,1,20,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,"Sheik Abu da Badi",1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Public location",14.201859,24.663781,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contractor and 1 IO national staff abducted at the market area in Kutum by Arab Militias base in Sheik Abu Da Bagi, 20 Jan.; later released on 21 January.",Archived,Archived 751,2007,1,24,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul traveling from Parvan",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.52813,69.17233,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff engineer kidnapped when traveling from his workplace in Parwan town to his home in Kabul, 24 Jan. The victims vehicle was waved off the road by and approached by a man dressed in army fatigues and bearing weapons. The victim was not mistreated, tortured or threatened in any way. None of his possessions were taken. Released on 27 Jan.",Archived,Archived 510,2007,1,27,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-1.256975,36.803277,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff Regional Director killed in a carjacking attempt in Nairobi.",Archived,Archived 512,2007,2,,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Gharb Jabal Marra",,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.16667,24.36667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver briefly abducted and beaten in eastern Jebel Marra in Darfur.",Archived,Archived 520,2007,2,,Iraq,Baghdad,Al-Thawra,"Sadr City",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,33.3554189,44.48949509,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 NGO national staff killed while trying to deliver aid to a neighbourhood in Sadr City [a Shia-dominated area of Baghdad]. Militants stopped his car and asked for his documents. When they saw from his surname that he was a Sunni Muslim, they took him away. His body was found two days later near the capital.",Arc,Media 511,2007,2,7,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Other Explosives",Unknown,Office/compound,34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff wounded when a bomb exploded in the residential compound in Pakistan's earthquake hit area.",Archived,Archived 532,2007,2,11,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,"Um Tajok (80 km East of El Geneina)",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff (guard) underwent medical treatment after being shot when four armed men looted food items from a UN agency.",Archived,Archived 531,2007,2,13,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Um Dukhun","Um Dukhun",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,12.33333,23.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard sustained injuries when two armed men in military uniform entered an INGO compound in Um Dukhum in W. Darfur early in the morning of 13 February in an attempt to loot money. They attacked the guard who sustained injuries before fleeing the scene. Two staff members of the INGO living nearby came to the rescue of their colleagues and while they were transporting the injured to the hospital, their house was robbed.",Archived,Archived 530,2007,2,17,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,"Public location",14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff assaulted by a group of unidentified men while walking home in southern Sudan, 17 Feb. Victim was beaten with sticks and sustained injuries. The attackers took his money and other personal belongings.",Archived,Archived 729,2007,2,17,Afghanistan,Faryab,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,35.9261784,64.6237758,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed at home in a target killing.",Archived,Archived 513,2007,3,,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFI national staff driver seriously wounded in a shooting in Baghdad; was evacuated from the country.",Archived,Archived 514,2007,3,8,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,35.5532126,66.2426766,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (German) staff killed when vehicles of INGO came under fire in Shar-e-Pul Province, March 8. 3 Afghans were robbed (not included) but let go while the German was killed later.",Archived,Archived 515,2007,3,13,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,31.649741,35.162072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff abducted in front of their son by unknown men and found dead the next day.",Yes,"Focal Point" 786,2007,3,14,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,"Kismayo, Olympic",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-0.35817,42.54536,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff Chairman killed in Olympic district by unknown gunmen. Reports add that he had travelled from Kismayo to attend a workshop.",Yes,"Official Report" 761,2007,3,21,Indonesia,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-6.21195,106.845056,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff contracted guards hospitalized",Archived,Archived 762,2007,3,21,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member hospitalized after attack. Motive related to ethnic violence.",Yes,"Focal Point" 540,2007,3,24,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Mannar,Mannar,0,0,4,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,1,0,3,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,8.9780188,79.9148547,"Host state","Sri Lanka Armed Forces","1 NGO national staff killed and 3 national staff injured when Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers exploded a claymore mine targeting a vehicle belonging to the aid agency in Mannar at around 12.30pm on Saturday.",Archived,Archived 533,2007,4,,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Um Dukhun","Um Dukhun",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,12.33333,23.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff security guard was badly beaten up and is in a critical condition in Um Dukhun, Darfur.",Archived,Archived 1330,2007,4,1,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Batticaloa,Batticaloa,0,9,0,0,0,0,6,3,0,9,0,0,0,0,6,3,0,9,9,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",8.4594924,81.2309621,"Non-state armed group: National","Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam","Six national staffers working for an INGO on a post-tsunami construction project were killed and three seriously wounded, when unknown gunmen attacked at Mailampaaveli in Batticaloa district around 7:30PM on 1 April 2007. LTTE and government forces each blamed the other side.",Yes,"Official Report" 516,2007,4,3,Afghanistan,Nimruz,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,2,2,0,0,5,5,3,1,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,30.5,62,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"2 INGO international (French) staff and 3 national staff (cook, driver and bodyguard) kidnapped by Taliban insurgents in Nimroz province, April 3; he two internationals released April 28 and May 11; 3 nationals released May 27.",Archived,Archived 1207,2007,4,4,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Um Dukhun","Um Dukhun",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,12.33333,23.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard sustained serious injuries when four unknown armed men raided the compound in Umm Dukhum in West Darfur, April 4.",Archived,Archived 536,2007,4,17,Fiji,Central,Rewa,Suva,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Raid,"Public location",-18.1415884,178.4421662,Unknown,Unknown,"2 donor agency international staff, believed to be former policemen, suffered minor injuries after they were caught up in the robbery of a Suva restaurant, April 17.",Archived,Archived 1208,2007,4,17,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,5,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Unknown,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"Four UN contractors and 1 national staff driver were killed when a powerful remote-controlled bomb destroyed a UN vehicle in Kandahar, April 17.",Archived,Archived 529,2007,4,18,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kulbus,Seleia,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff severely beaten up when ten unknown armed men forced entrance into an INGO guesthouse in Saleah, 18 April. They severely beat up the INGO representative and his wife (not included here) as well the guard. They took the keys of the INGO vehicle at gun point and fled with the vehicle.",Archived,Archived 526,2007,4,19,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Fasher","Al Fasher",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.626786,25.349635,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver was hijacked with an INGO vehicle, 19 April; released on 25 April near the Chad/Sudan border and returned to El Fasher. The vehicle is still missing.",Archived,Archived 528,2007,4,21,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,"Kalma Refugee Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver missing when three unknown armed men entered an INGO compound in Kalma IDP camp (15 km East of Nyala) with two AK-47s, one G3 and a hand grenade, 21 April. The perpetrators took the key to an INGO vehicle with one of the driver who drove them out of the camp. The driver is still missing.",Archived,Archived 680,2007,4,21,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Batticaloa,Batticaloa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,8.4594924,81.2309621,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff injured by a IED/Claymore attack, as he happened to pass by on a motorbike.",Archived,Archived 527,2007,4,23,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,"Marla (near)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO nationals staff injured when unknown armed men attacked an INGO vehicle near Marla (55 km South East of Nyala, South Darfur), 23 April. They shot at the vehicle.",Archived,Archived 537,2007,4,29,Fiji,Central,Rewa,Suva,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,-18.1415884,178.4421662,Unknown,Unknown,"1 donor agency international staff former policeman was bashed on Sunday night after four thugs broke into his home and tied him up. Suva police said yesterday that the man needed 15 stitches.",Archived,Archived 1210,2007,4,29,Afghanistan,Kundoz,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,0,2,3,0,0,0,0,1,0,2,3,1,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.727865,68.867998,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver killed when pulled from truck in Kunduz province on Sunday evening and shot. The vehicle was set on fire. 2 national staff other employees are missing.",Archived,Archived 688,2007,5,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,14.5844444,29.4917691,"Police or paramilitary","Security Forces","1 INGO national staff detained and beaten severely by local security forces, a result of local Dinka-Acholi tensions over land.",Archived,Archived 1206,2007,5,2,Yemen,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,16.308528,43.403557,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national RC workers injured in an attack on an aid convoy in northern Yemen in Saada province, close to the Saudi border, May 2. Saada is the site of a Shiite rebellion against Yemen's Sunni-dominated govt. No word on motive.",Yes,"Official Report" 534,2007,5,8,Somalia,Bari,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,6.6507279,48.3009945,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (1 British, 1 Kenyan) staff kidnapped by gunmen in northern Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region, May 9; released May 14. There have been suggestions the aid workers were seized for use as a bargaining chip in a dispute between fishermen and the national authorities over impounded fishing vessels.",Archived,Archived 538,2007,5,8,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver was shot dead on the way to work in the southern province of Kandahar by unidentified men on a motorbike. Police are now looking for the assassins",Archived,Archived 535,2007,5,14,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff guard wounded when gunmen wearing (government) uniforms attacked the UN office in Mogadishu. The UN security guards repelled them.",Archived,Archived 549,2007,5,19,"Central African Republic",Ouham-Pende,Bozoum,"38km from Bozoum",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,6.31933,16.37992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff nurse abducted along with another health worker (not included) abducted by armed men in the bush 38km from Bozoum, 19 May; released on Sunday. The INGO decided not to resume activities in northwestern Central African Republic, despite the release of two kidnapped health workers because of insecurity",Archived,Archived 539,2007,5,20,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Road,1.7148358,44.7699326,Criminal,Pirates,"1 UN national staff guard was killed while helping repulse a new pirate attack on a ship that had just delivered UN food assistance to the Somali port of Merka. As a result, the agents of a UN-contracted vessel this morning refused to allow the ship loaded with food to sail for Somalia.",Archived,Archived 542,2007,5,21,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.649741,35.162072,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 700,2007,5,25,Chad,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,15,19,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver and car taken, driver held hostage for a few days before escaping. Assailants fled to Sudan.",Archived,Archived 548,2007,5,29,Uganda,Karamoja,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.79748245,34.18649998,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver killed in an ambush by gunmen, after which the UN agency temporarily suspended aid to half a million people in Uganda's drought-prone Karamoja region.",Yes,"Focal Point" 553,2007,5,30,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Zalingi,"Between El Hamidiya Refugee Camp and Zalingi",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff abducted at gunpoint when two unknown armed men stopped an INGO vehicle returning from El Hamidiya IDP camp to Zalingei, 30 May. UNDSS informed the police and local commissioner about the incident, but the two staff members and vehicle are still missing.",Yes,"Focal Point" 547,2007,6,4,"Sri Lanka",Colombo,Ratnapura,"Colombo (100km Southeast)",0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,6.68048,80.401919,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national RC workers who had been abducted by gunmen claiming to be police in Colombo, have been shot dead. The bodies of the two men were found in Ratnapura district, about 100km (60 miles) south-east of Colombo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 717,2007,6,5,Somalia,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.3676771,49.083416,"Host state","Transitional Federal Government forces (TFG)","1 INGO national staff driver (daily hire) killed and 1 national staff injured when TFG forces starting shooting at unmarked vehicle passing a military convoy",Archived,Archived 543,2007,6,11,"Central African Republic",Ouham-Pende,Bocaranga,N'Gaoundal,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.24269,16.44059,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff shot and killed Monday while traveling from the group's regional base in the African country as part of an ""exploratory mission'' checking on health conditions in the town of N'Gaoundal. Rebels control much of the area where the victim was killed, but it was unclear whether they were involved in the attack",Archived,Archived 546,2007,6,11,Lebanon,North,,,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Road,34.43667,35.84972,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national RC workers killed Monday at a Palestinian refugee camp in northern Lebanon as Lebanese forces and Islamic militants battled. The two were killed when a militant group's mortar shell struck their vehicle",Archived,Archived 730,2007,6,11,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,36.734772,70.811995,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed at their residence",Archived,Archived 763,2007,6,12,Vietnam,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,16.16667,107.83333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff hospitalized after major assault during robbery",Yes,"Focal Point" 544,2007,6,12,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.4772871,34.3215106,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff was shot and died the following day. The agency is temporarily suspending all but emergency medical and food programmes. The victim appears to have been caught in the crossfire and not targeted because of UN affiliation.",Yes,"Focal Point" 545,2007,6,13,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.4772871,34.3215106,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff was shot in the head. The agency is temporarily suspending all but emergency medical and food programmes. The victim appears to have been caught in the crossfire and not targeted because of UN affiliation.",Yes,"Focal Point" 552,2007,6,13,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Trincomalee,"Trincomalee (nearby naval camp)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",7.7475,81.59545919,"Host state","Sri Lanka Armed Forces","1 INGO international (Filipino) staff wounded after being shot Wednesday night in northeastern Sri Lanka. Victim was shot and wounded by navy troops after he strayed too close to a naval camp in eastern Sri Lanka where security forces are battling Tamil Tiger rebels, the military said Thursday.",Yes,"Official Report" 550,2007,6,17,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Road,34.5197058,69.1624302,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"2 INGO international (Japanese) staff wounded passing through traffic circle in Kabul when Taliban bombed a police academy bus at Kabul",Archived,Archived 551,2007,6,17,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Zalingi,Zalingi,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.9096,23.47406,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard/pump operator shot and killed on way home from work- a water point in Khamsa Degaig camp for internally displaced persons in Zalingei, West Darfur, 17 June. The victim was ordered to stop by three unidentified men in civilian clothes. After refusing to stop, one of the three men shot him three times at point blank range and died immediately.",Archived,Archived 691,2007,6,18,Chad,"Wadi Fira",Dar-Tama,Guereda,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,14.51667,22.08333,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO international staff beaten when four staff and a rental car driver were ambushed (only counted the the three). Two vehicles and their contents were stolen. Staff were considered missing for many hours as they made their way back to base.",Archived,Archived 731,2007,6,19,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,34.220389,70.3800314,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 NGO national staff shot and killed by an armed group.",Archived,Archived 554,2007,6,25,Bangladesh,Chittagong,Chittagong,Chittagong,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,22.4237755,91.72367388,Unknown,Unknown,"2 donor agency international staff in captivity by Myanmar militants since June 25 in forests managed to foil a rescue mission by Bangladesh security forces and escaped after an hour-long exchange of fire. Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) personnel closed in on the kidnappers in Thanchi forests in Chittagong Hill Tracts on Friday. Freed later.",Archived,Archived 555,2007,6,27,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,Unaffiliated,Clan,"2 INGO national staff a doctor and his driver killed by gunmen in southern Somalia. The doctor was slain late Wednesday in El-Berde, about 400 kilometres (250 miles) northwest of the capital Mogadishu. Orgnaization rep said he might have been a victim of an inter-clan feud in the region. Residents said the gunmen also shot the driver as he tried to protect the aid worker. ""Three men armed with AK 47 rifles stopped the doctor in town and one of them shot him twice. His driver, Lel Idris, was also shot by another gunman while trying to protect the doctor,"" said Hassan Sheik Ali, a resident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 557,2007,7,,Afghanistan,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff, a doctor and his chauffeur, were on a work visit and failed to return to the hospital where they are based, when they were kidnapped in eastern Afghanistan.",Archived,Media 571,2007,7,,Iraq,Baghdad,Al-Mahmoudiya,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,33.0955793,44.1749775,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff paralyzed after being shot.",Archived,Archived 556,2007,7,9,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,4.7355786,45.2040946,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff gunned down by an",Archived,Archived 558,2007,7,9,Iraq,Al-Basrah,Al-Basrah,Basrah,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,30.4952367,47.8090981,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff doctor kidnapped early on Monday on his way home from work and killed in the southern city of Basra. The organisation has suspended its demining programme in the region until the circumstances of the murder have been clarified. His body was found two days later and the preliminary investigation does not indicate that this crime was an attack against the demining work"" of the organisation.",Yes,"Official Report" 559,2007,7,13,Afghanistan,Zabul,,,0,0,0,0,0,3,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,Road,32,67.25,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"1 donor agency national staff killed and 2 national staff injured Friday after suspected Taliban ambushed their convoy",Yes,"Official Report" 560,2007,7,18,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34,69.25,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff were shot and killed in an attack in Logar Province southeast of the capital Kabul by unidentified gunmen.",Archived,Archived 692,2007,7,19,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Fayzabad,Fayzabad,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Body-borne IED",Ambush,Road,37.1187512,70.5784966,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff injured on his way to work by blast from suicide bomber attack on a police station.",Archived,Archived 752,2007,7,21,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince, Carrefour-feuilles",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,18.555277,-72.338333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff kidnapped in Carrefour-feuilles, Port-au-Prince, July 21; released by kidnappers on July 23 at c. 20:30. Vehicle stolen during kidnapping but recovered by police.",Archived,Archived 561,2007,7,24,"Sri Lanka",Northern,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,9.28,80.25490821,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed by gunman in the island's army-held far northern Jaffna peninsula.",Archived,Archived 789,2007,8,,Chad,Sila,Kimiti,"Goz Beida",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,12.225592,21.4101617,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contractor killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 787,2007,8,4,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,"Between Dhobley and the Kenyan border",0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1,41.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff security guard killed and 1 national staff driver seriously wounded when the NGO mission was ambushed between Dobley and the Kenyan border. 2 other staff lightly wounded (not counted here).",Archived,Archived 764,2007,8,13,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Buner,"Ushu Valley",0,10,0,0,0,0,4,6,0,10,0,0,0,0,4,6,0,10,0,0,10,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.45993,72.50237,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO national staff killed and 6 national staff injured when an INGO vehicle was struck by a roadside IED in the Ushu Valley, near the tourist resort of Kalam in the Swat district.",Yes,"Focal Point" 562,2007,8,18,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Public location",34.5197058,69.1624302,Criminal,"Haqqani Network","1 INGO international staff seized from a Kabul restaurant while having lunch with her husband on Saturday. A spokesman on a video said the abductors were not Taliban, but belonged to a ""special network"".He demanded the release of the group's men held by President Hamid Karzai's government",Archived,Archived 563,2007,8,20,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Jaffna,"Jaffna Kasthooriar Road",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.6669,80.0181,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff injured by unidentified gunmen on motorcycles in Jaffna, as they traveled to work. The group, which has 300 staff in Jaffna, had suspended its work on the peninsula to determine how to improve staff security.",Yes,"Official Report" 701,2007,8,27,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,"Host state","Sudanese Armed Forces","One INGO national staff (locally trained nurse) was killed by drunken soldier in dispute over nurse's cattle. The INGO claims the incident was not aid or organization-related.",Archived,Archived 572,2007,9,,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Unknown,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO nationals staff driver was tied up, beaten and treated at a UN clinic in Nyala.",Archived,Archived 732,2007,9,6,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Raid,Home,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed when two armed men entered the victim's home.",Archived,Archived 564,2007,9,11,Somalia,Galguduud,Cabudwaaq,Abudwak,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,5,47,Unaffiliated,Clan,"One UN national staff shot and killed by unidentified clan gunmen Tuesday afternoon in Abudwak, a town in the central Somali region of Galgadud. The victim was targeted for clan-related reasons, reliable sources in Abudwak said.",Yes,"Official Report" 565,2007,9,12,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.734772,70.811995,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Bangladeshi) staff who was working for an agency providing small financial support for locals was shot dead by two unknown gunmen while he was traveling in on a motorbike northeastern Badakhshan province on Wednesday afternoon. Some locals said another Bengalese was injured, but the police did not confirm (not included). No one has claimed responsibility, and the motivation for the attack was not immediately known. But the police said one suspect was arrested. Local officials blamed the killing on highway robbers.",Archived,Archived 566,2007,9,16,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Office/compound,34,69.25,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Bangladeshi) staff kidnapped by six unknown men who entered the office and forcefully took him away in Logar province on Saturday; released December 8. Police arrested two (other report says three) men who said they were involved and were robbers but police said they had not stolen anything and may have been linked to a militant group.",Archived,Archived 733,2007,9,19,Afghanistan,Wardak,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.3707276,68.3288601,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff (a doctor & his driver) were found dead in Chack District.",Archived,Archived 567,2007,9,20,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Bakara Market",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.11667,45.4,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national RC driver seriously injured when three gunmen armed with pistols carjacked a vehicle at Bakara market in Hawil-wadag district in Mogadishu.",Yes,"Official Report" 570,2007,9,25,Iraq,Al-Basrah,Al-Basrah,Basrah,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,30.4952367,47.8090981,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff of UN agency partner organization staff kidnapped and killed by armed militia members on Tuesday. The victim's body and that of a friend (not included here) were later located at a morgue. Initial reports indicate that the murder was an act of militia retaliation against sectarian minorities in southern Iraq, and not deliberate targeting of humanitarian workers.",Archived,Archived 569,2007,9,26,Afghanistan,Wardak,,,0,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.3707276,68.3288601,Unknown,Unknown,"2 ICRC national staff and 2 international (1 Burmese, 1 Macedonian) kidnapped Wednesday in central Wardak province by Taliban militians; released Saturday. They were ""Our mujahideen detained the Red Cross workers in Wardak province without knowing they were ICRC staff,"" said a Taliban spokesman who declined to be named. ""We have nothing against the Red Cross and we are going to release them soon.""",Archived,Archived 573,2007,9,27,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Mannar,Mannar,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,8.9780188,79.9148547,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed by roadside bomb. The victim was providing food for displaced people inside a rebel-held area in Mannar, Sri Lanka and was killed by a remotely launched mine attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 568,2007,9,28,Sudan,"South Darfur","As Salam",,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO national staff wounded when armed men ambushed an aid convoy in Darfur, which included eight staff members. The convoy was attacked some 25 miles south of Nyala. The INGO has scaled back its operations in South Darfur after its staff suffered three attacks within a week.",Yes,"Focal Point" 574,2007,9,30,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,1,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34,69.25,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff (driver and a skilled staffer) were snatched from the Baraki Barak district while travelling to Kabul. The two workers had completed a water and sanitation project in Logar when kidnapped by an armed gang Sunday. That the kidnappers had not made very specific demands but the main motive behind the abduction was ransom. The aid group was holding talks with the kidnappers through local elders but it would not pay a ransom.",Archived,Archived 753,2007,10,4,Mali,Tombouctou,,,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,16.7719091,-3.0087272,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff and 2 national staff of partner NGOs were abducted. Found after a 3-day search and released, the vehicle was stolen",Archived,Archived 577,2007,10,8,Sudan,"East Darfur",Yassin,Muhajeria,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed when fleeing the town of Muhajeria which was attacked, 8 October. 13 humanitarian workers were evacuated on the following day after heavy fighting and violence. Other staff members fled in an attempt to join and protect their families.",Archived,Archived 579,2007,10,10,Chad,,,North,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,15,19,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO international staff kidnapped by rebels while he was in the northern part of the country, Oct. 10.",Archived,Media 788,2007,10,11,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Warta Nabada",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.11667,45.4,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff wounded when driving their belonging to an INGO. The gunmen stopped the car and reportedly shot and wounded the two occupants before driving away with the vehicle.",Archived,Archived 734,2007,10,11,Afghanistan,Bamian,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,34.75,67.25,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff security guard found dead with 2 stab wounds to the stomach",Archived,Archived 765,2007,10,12,Malawi,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-13.2687204,33.9301963,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff hospitalized after 'major assault'. Motive unknown.",Archived,Archived 575,2007,10,12,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff trucking co partner was killed in South Darfur on the road between the state capital Nyala and the city of El Fasher, capital of North Darfur, 12 October.",Archived,Archived 576,2007,10,16,Sudan,,,,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff contracted drivers contracted shot and killed by unidentified assailants in Darfur, 16 October. The incident occured in South Darfur on the road between the town of Ed Daien and the city of El Obeid. The men were returning to El Obeid after delivering supplies.",Archived,Archived 578,2007,10,17,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,"Host state","Local government actors","1 UN national staff kidnapped: 60 armed men had stormed the UN agency compound in the south of Mogadishu and marched away with the agency head at gunpoint. The UN halted food distribution in response. The Mayor of Mogadishu, said that the humanitarian organisations were fuelling the insurgency by feeding terrorists in the camps. Last month he cut off water supplies to several of the sprawling tent cities. Aid workers and diplomats suggested that he was the most likely figure behind yesterday",Archived,Archived 666,2007,10,25,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Ghazni,"Moi Mubarak",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,2,2,0,1,2,3,2,0,1,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,33.55391,68.42096,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (Banglasdeshi) staff kidnapped and 1 national staff wounded by unidentified gunmen Thursday. The two international staff were taken from their office in Moi Mobarok in the provincial capital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1331,2007,10,28,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Jaffna,"Naranthanai, Kayts",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,9.6669,80.0181,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of an INGO was killed by an unknown gunman at his home.",Yes,"Official Report" 580,2007,10,30,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Charsadda,Battagram,0,0,8,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,8,"Other Explosives",Unknown,Office/compound,34.2188242,71.62733422,Unknown,Unknown,"8 NGO national staff injured, two critically, when an explosive device went off outside the office and residential compound of a national NGO running health and education projects. Staff were asleep inside. We have suspended our operations. Our staff has been evacuated,"" Michael McGrath, country director of Save the Children US in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province (NWFP) told IRIN, noting that all 95 staff members - international and national - had been moved out of Battagram and the nearby town of Bana",Yes,"Focal Point" 581,2007,10,31,Uganda,Northern,Amuru,,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,Road,2.75,32.9,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff killed and 1 national staff wounded, who escaped, by gunmen in Amuru district on Wednesday. Banditry is rife across northern Uganda, scarred by two decades of insurgency by the LRA and widespread cattle rustling by AK-47-toting Karamojong warriors. Both have a habit of ambushing then looting civilian vehicles.""We suspect these were just armed thugs who targeted the cash,"" an army spokesman for northern Uganda, told Reuters. ""It doesn't look like an LRA attack and there are no Karamojong warriors in Amuru.""The LRA normally burn vehicles after attacks, but Magezi said the attackers merely robbed cash and escaped.",Archived,Media 689,2007,11,,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kulbus,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff beaten in an armed attack on Kulbus compound, one vehicle and two thurayas stolen.",Archived,Archived 702,2007,11,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver kidnapped and car stolen; driver was freed a few days later after intervention of the Sudanese authorities.",Archived,Archived 790,2007,11,1,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff contractor killed.",Archived,Archived 2936,2007,11,7,"Central African Republic",Ouham-Pende,Paoua,Paoua,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",7.25,16.433333,Unknown,Unknown,"One international INGO staff member was reportedly shot and killed while checking on health conditions in Paoua.",Pending,ACLED 693,2007,11,7,Tanzania,Arusha,Ngorogoro,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,-3.36667,36.68333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was arrested and hospitalized after beaten by police.",Archived,Archived 1332,2007,11,10,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Mannar,Weerapura,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Raid,Home,8.98333,79.9,"Non-state armed group: National","Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam","A local NGO staffer was abducted from a private home by LTTE forces and later killed.",Archived,Archived 582,2007,11,15,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed when was hit by a stray bullet while distributing food at camp for the displaced on the outskirts of Mogadishu, 15 November. Victim was seriously wounded in the accident and died the next day at the Medina hospital.",Archived,Archived 1333,2007,11,16,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Jaffna,Jaffna,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.6649255,80.0091719,Unknown,Unknown,"A local staffer of an INGO was ambushed and shot dead on his way home from a Temple service.",Yes,"Official Report" 735,2007,11,18,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,36.734772,70.811995,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed when an INGO vehicle with 6 occupants was ambushed.",Archived,Archived 754,2007,11,22,"Papua New Guinea",,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-5.6816069,144.2489081,Unaffiliated,Youths,"2 INGO national staff were beaten in ambush when a group of approx. 10 youth blocked the road in front of INGO vehicle and robbed the team of cash, but left vehicle.",Archived,Archived 583,2007,11,24,Chad,,,East,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,3,0,3,1,0,2,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",15,21.5,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff (of two different INGOs) and 1 INGO national staff security guard injured when armed rebels and unidentified gunmen entered two towns in eastern Chad at the weekend after rebel factions abandoned a month-old ceasefire. The gunmen, whose identity is unclear, used the butt of a rifle to beat the two internationals and a security guard was hit in the leg by a bullet. Most aid workers there pulled back to the nearby town of Goz Beida, and aid sources said humanitarian agencies would decide on Monday whether to evacuate all their staff from the area.",Archived,Archived 766,2007,11,25,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff shot during armed robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 694,2007,11,30,Uganda,Northern,Kotido,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.75,32.9,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard was shot dead when returning from town in the evening. The police believe it was a robbery.",Archived,Archived 687,2007,12,,Haiti,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,19.1399952,-72.3570972,Unknown,Unknown,"Haitian national staff kidnapped for ransom",Archived,Archived 584,2007,12,2,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,"Kandahar-Helmand road",2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,31.61332,65.71013,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff truck driver shot and killed and 1 UN national staff abducted and remains missing. The incident occured while delivering UN humanitarian assistance last Sunday. A truck carrying 14 tons of high energy biscuits for the UN agency was ambushed by armed men on the road from Kandahar to Helmand in southern Afghanistan.",Yes,"Official Report" 755,2007,12,4,Thailand,Pattani,"Mueang Pattani",Pattani,0,5,0,0,0,0,1,4,0,5,0,0,0,0,1,4,0,5,0,1,4,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",6.8678652,101.2504538,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO national staff injured and 1 INGO national staff killed when a terrorist bomb exploded at a local shop in Pattani province, December 4 . One national staff and their 9yr son died at the hospital that night, while other staff were injured.",Archived,Archived 585,2007,12,6,Chad,Moyen-Chari,"Grande Sido","South Danamadji",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.7453,18.5508,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver shot and killed working out of the agency's field office in Danamadji. The circumstances surrounding the shooting are still not clear.",Yes,"Official Report" 586,2007,12,11,Algeria,Alger,Algiers,Algiers,11,0,0,0,0,0,5,2,0,7,3,1,0,4,8,3,0,11,6,3,2,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Office/compound,36.775348,3.0600655,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"3 UN international (1 Filipino, 1 Senegalese, 1 Danish) staff and 5 UN national staff killed, 1 UN international staff and 2 UN national staff injured in the blast at the UN compound. Al Qaeda claimed responsibility.",Archived,Archived 587,2007,12,14,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Jaffna,Jaffna,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Home,9.6649255,80.0091719,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national RC volunteer abducted and murdered in the island's army-held northern Jaffna peninsula. Victim was abducted by unidentified gunmen from his Jaffna home on Friday in front of his family, and his corpse was found on Sunday. Nordic truce monitors blame state security forces for the killings. ""Definitely this (latest killing) must have been done by the LTTE to discredit the military and to show that we did it, so we deny that,"" said a military spokesman.",Yes,"Official Report" 767,2007,12,23,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed during ethnic strife/ staff relocation.",Archived,Archived 1163,2007,12,24,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contractor killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 588,2007,12,26,Somalia,Bari,Bosaso,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,2,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.2784798,49.1799522,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (1 Spanish, 1 Argentine) staff (a doctor and nurse) kidnapped and freed, Jan 2. The police captured two of the kidnappers after a heavy exchange of gunfire. The abduction in Bosasso port came two days after gunmen in Puntland released a French journalist whom they kidnapped and held for eight days demanding $80,000 in ransom.",Archived,Archived 768,2007,12,29,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff murdered. Motive unknown",Yes,"Focal Point" 589,2007,12,31,Burundi,Ruyigi,Ruyigi,Ruyigi,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,1,0,2,0,2,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-3.4733471,30.2501278,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff killed and 1 INGO international (French) one badly wounded and evacuated. Three INGO international staff were escorting two national colleagues to the INGO's regional headquarters in Ruyigi province, when a gunman opened fire late Monday. The agency also said it was temporarily suspending all its operations in the central African nation until more information was available about the incident, but had no immediate plans to evacuate its staff. Thge INGO said they didn't know if we were targeted as a humanitarian agency or if they were under fire by accident. There are several hypotheses with one reporter cited as saying,""They fled after that without trying to steal anything...as if the whole operation had been aimed to kill.""",Archived,Archived 781,2008,,,Chad,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,15,19,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff murdered - no further details given.",Yes,"Focal Point" 782,2008,,,Ethiopia,,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,9.145,40.489673,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national staff of a local partner organization of an INGO were killed in a mine incident returning from an area they worked under a sub-grant.",Yes,"Focal Point" 783,2008,,,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff murdered while off duty. Motive unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 590,2008,1,1,Sudan,Khartoum,Khartoum,Khartoum,0,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,15.5933247,32.5356502,Unknown,Unknown,"1 donor agency international (American) staff and 1 national staff driver shot and killed in ambush during a New Years celebrations in Khartoum, January 1. The little-known froup Ansar Al Tawhid (Companions of Monotheism) soon claimed responsibility for the killings.",Archived,Archived 935,2008,1,1,Chad,"Wadi Fira",Dar-Tama,Gu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Office/compound,14.51667,22.08333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard bound and beaten at INGO compound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 703,2008,1,2,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,1,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff machine operator killed and 1 INGO national staff guard wounded when compound attacked. Motive: robbery, several valuable items were stolen.",Archived,Archived 769,2008,1,4,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,"Public location",33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff wounded in Afghanistan hotel bombing.",Yes,"Focal Point" 704,2008,1,7,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff driver shot and killed by two men armed with pistols. The motive for the incident has not yet been established.",Archived,Archived 684,2008,1,8,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted from Dalla camp, Hangu by unidentified elements, 8 January 2009; later released unharmed.",Archived,Archived 1217,2008,1,12,Sudan,"West Darfur",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff seriously injured during an attempted carjacking in West Darfur, 12 January 2008",Yes,"Focal Point" 591,2008,1,14,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,"Public location",34.5197058,69.1624302,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"1 donor agency international staff killed in Taliban bombing of Serena Hotel.",Archived,Archived 1218,2008,1,15,Mozambique,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,-19.302233,34.9144977,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff in Mozambique was seriously injured during a robbery attack in front of his residence.",Yes,"Focal Point" 865,2008,1,16,"Sri Lanka",Uva,Moneragala,Okkampitiya,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,6.8714,81.3487,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national RC worker killed in Okkampitiya, Monaragala.",Yes,"Focal Point" 756,2008,1,18,Nepal,Central,Dhanusha,Harsar,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",27.15,85.9,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff junior engineer abducted from Harsar village of Dhanusa district on January, 18, 2008 Friday at around 4:30 PM. He was abducted during the distribution of wage payment to the laborers at building construction site. Chairperson of building construction committee was also abducted (not included). Abductors came on motorbikes and forced 2 people to ride, got on the bikes and drove away. He was released on 20 Jan at 8 PM in the evening after the local partner NGO staff and community put pressure on abductors.",Yes,"Focal Point" 593,2008,1,26,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (American) staff and 1 INGO national staff driver kidnapped in Kandahar. Assumed killed. No group has claimed responsibility for the abductions, and the Taliban insurgents behind many of the recent year's kidnappings have denied involvement.",Yes,Archived 594,2008,1,28,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,Kismayo,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,2,1,0,3,3,1,0,4,1,0,3,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,-0.358216,42.545087,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff (1 French logistics expert, 1 Kenyan doctor) and 1 INGO national staff driver killed and 1 INGO international (Kenyan) wounded when a roadside IED detonated in close proximity to two INGO vehicles near the town of Kismayo. The first vehicle was hit badly and all three people died. The second vehicle carrying staff and a security guard hit the land mine lightly and the staff sitting at the front seat was wounded. Three other civilians were injured (not included) and a local journalist killed (not included). No one claimed responsibility.",Yes,"Official Report" 673,2008,2,2,Pakistan,FATA,Khyber,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.97357,71.31842,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff kidnapped as they traveled in the org's marked vehicle during mission to Torkham; released with no ransom paid after 14 days.",Yes,"Focal Point" 916,2008,2,8,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kulbus,Seleia,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,16,30,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff killed when armed men entered the ICRC compound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 595,2008,2,12,Somalia,"Woqooyi Galbeed",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,1,2,1,0,1,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Road,9.600828,43.3331445,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (German) staff kidnapped and 1 INGO national staff driver injured by gunmen in northern Somalia- a region disputed by the breakaway states of Puntland and Somaliland; released the next day following an operation by the Somaliland forces. The national staff victim was wounded during the abduction when gunmen opened fire to intercept their vehicle.",Archived,Archived 1219,2008,2,14,Somalia,"Middle Juba",Bu'ale,Bu'ale,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,1.33333,42.66667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver was killed",Yes,"Focal Point" 770,2008,2,19,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded in armed robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 757,2008,2,25,"Sri Lanka",Western,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,6.828,79.93195613,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted by unknown men; released 2 days later in Colombo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 596,2008,2,25,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Mansehra,,0,13,0,0,0,0,5,7,1,13,0,0,0,0,5,7,1,13,1,0,12,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,34.6013314,73.3794724,Unknown,Unknown,"5 INGO national staff killed 7 INGO national staff injured and 1 INGO staff missing when the office of the INGO was attacked by a group of six to twelve men carrying guns and grenades. The men entered the office in Mansehra, North West Frontier Province, before opening fire indiscriminately and then setting off three explosive devices. The office building has burned to the ground. The INGO was given no specific warning of a threat to its staff or offices at this time. The motive for the attack is still unknown.",Archived,Archived 668,2008,3,,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Jilling,Julud,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Office/compound,11.6817323,29.4984751,Unaffiliated,Youths,"2 INGO international (American) staff, a husband and wife, were attacked and beaten by a mob of students in a predominantly Christian in the town of Julud in southern Sudan. The reasons for the attack are still unclear, but the INGO said the two were targeted during a student protest against a local school rising tuition fees. The students attacked the victims and ransacked their office.",Yes,"Focal Point" 736,2008,3,5,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"A NGO national staff shot and killed by unknown armed persons.",Archived,Archived 1220,2008,3,7,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff injured while being attacked by a civilian in southern Sudan.",Yes,"Focal Point" 705,2008,3,10,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 INGO national staff shot and killed by armed man within Mogadishu city limits; the motive for the attack is believed to be a personal, family-oriented dispute.",Archived,Archived 597,2008,3,15,Pakistan,"Federal Capital Territory",Islamabad,Islamabad,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,1,2,0,3,0,0,3,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.729388,73.093146,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Turkish) staff killed and 2 INGO international staff injured when a bomb exploded in a restaurant in Pakistan's capital at dinner time. 11 others injured in the blast (not included)",Yes,"Focal Point" 737,2008,3,17,Afghanistan,Balkh,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif to Jowzjan ",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.75635,66.8972,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver died from serious injuries when the INGO vehicle traveling from Mazar-e-Sharif to Jawzjan Province came under small arms fire attack by two unknown individuals riding a motorcycle. The other vehicle occupant escaped unharmed.",Yes,"Official Report" 598,2008,3,20,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,"Um Tajok",4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.4208997,23.0738882,Unknown,Unknown,"4 UN national staff of state water corporation team partner program, hijacked and kidnapped.",Archived,Archived 936,2008,3,21,Chad,"Wadi Fira",Kobe,Iriba,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,15.1256549,22.2476009,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff driver shot at his home and later died. When the driver opened said, the intruder shot him in the abdomen with a pistol. The driver was transported to hospital where he passed away around 01 h 30.",Yes,"Focal Point" 599,2008,3,22,Sudan,Unity,Abiemnhom,Abiemnhom,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,9.38367,28.80767,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff contracted drivers on their way to the Abyei state were stabbed to death by six assailants.",Yes,"Focal Point" 738,2008,3,23,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,Fayzabad,"Surkh Tepa ",0,0,12,0,0,0,5,7,0,12,0,0,0,0,5,7,0,12,0,0,12,Unknown,Ambush,Road,36.83333,65.83333,Unknown,Unknown,"5 NGO national staff killed and 7 NGO national staff injured when a convoy consisting of four vehicles came under SAF attack in Surkh Tepa area of Faizabad District.",Archived,Archived 600,2008,3,24,Sudan,"West Darfur",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver was killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 718,2008,3,24,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Public location",2.033333,45.35,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","2 INGO national staff were kidnapped at Bakara market area by suspected AOGs.",Yes,"Focal Point" 739,2008,3,24,Afghanistan,Kundoz,"Dashte Archi","Wazir Khel",0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.72896,68.857,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff killed when their vehicle came under small arms fire attack in Archi District, Wazer Khil area of Kunduz Province. The vehicle was en route from Arich District to Kunduz city.",Archived,Archived 601,2008,4,1,Somalia,"Lower Juba",,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,0,42,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN international (1 British, 1 Kenyan) staff contractors seized by unknown gunmen in southern Somalia on their way to Buale. Taken to Jilib town 280km south of Mogadishu.",Archived,Archived 1221,2008,4,1,Sudan,Khartoum,Khartoum,Khartoum,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,15.5933247,32.5356502,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff member was injured during a robbery attack in Khartoum.",Yes,"Focal Point" 791,2008,4,3,Afghanistan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and injured during an attack while driving in a private vehicle.",Yes,"Focal Point" 695,2008,4,3,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kabkabiya,Kabkabiya,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff injured when three armed men entered the compound, punched and kicked a member of staff to force him to hand over valuables and then locked him in his room.",Archived,Archived 792,2008,4,5,Burundi,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and injured during a robbery attack at his private residence.",Yes,"Focal Point" 716,2008,4,7,Sudan,Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,6.75,30,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN national staff (contracted driver and assistant) were shot and killed by unknown assailants after delivering humanitarian food supplies to the town of Rumbek, southern Sudan.",Archived,Archived 706,2008,4,8,Sudan,Kassala,"Madeinat Kassala",Kassala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,15.450513,36.399923,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 INGO national staff (cleaner) was taken from his/her bed, beaten and stabbed in the hand. It appears to be a personal dispute.",Archived,Archived 771,2008,4,9,Malawi,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-13.2687204,33.9301963,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff severely injured in an armed robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 667,2008,4,11,Afghanistan,Parvan,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.9897121,68.8733495,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff (doctor and a driver) were kidnapped while travelling between Kabul and Kunduz.",Archived,Archived 674,2008,4,21,Pakistan,FATA,Khyber,,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.97357,71.31842,Criminal,Unknown,"3 UN national staff (two staff and a guard) were abducted earlier on Monday as they were travelling through the Khyber region, towards the Afghan border; released unharmed after security forces attacked the kidnap gang.",Archived,Archived 719,2008,4,21,Sudan,"West Darfur",,,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver aid shot and killed and 1 UN national staff guard injured delivering food on a main transport route between North and South Darfur.",Yes,"Focal Point" 773,2008,4,23,Pakistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,30,70,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted and held for 8 days. Motive deemed 'political'.",Yes,"Focal Point" 740,2008,4,28,Afghanistan,Balkh,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,36.7581256,66.8980826,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed. The body of the staff member was found in close proximity to the victim",Archived,Archived 772,2008,4,30,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in attempted robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 690,2008,5,,Cameroon,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.6125522,13.1535811,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was the victim of an armed robbery on the way home late at night, and was severely beaten in the process.",Archived,Archived 602,2008,5,1,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.5288319,21.0410733,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff shot and killed while traveling in a three-car convoy of relief agencies near the Sudanese border. The convoy was stopped by a group of armed men who opened fire. The killing took place just 9 km (6 miles) east of Forchana, where French marines serving in the EU force (EUFOR) have set up a base and have been sending out regular patrols in the region.",Yes,"Focal Point" 707,2008,5,2,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Afgooye,Awdhegle,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,1,41.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard killed- ICU supporters in a minibus were stopped by Awdhegle District TFG troops at a check point 1-2 Kms out of the town. The ICU and TFG District forces exchanged small arms fire prompting INGO security guards who thought they were under attacked to open fire. During the incident 2 other people were killed (1TFG and 1 ICU supporter).",Archived,Archived 774,2008,5,6,Nicaragua,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,13,-85,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","1 INGO international staff abducted by 'disgruntled beneficiary' and held for two days.",Yes,"Focal Point" 603,2008,5,7,Kenya,"Northwest, Rift Valley",Turkana,"near UN camp in Lokichoggio",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.20376135,34.34841239,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international (Zimbabwean) staff killed by unidentified gunmen in remote northwestern Kenya. Victim ambushed late on Wednesday while driving near a UN camp in Lokichoggio, the main humanitarian operations hub for South Sudan.",Archived,Archived 671,2008,5,7,Somalia,Mudug,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.6507279,48.3009945,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted driver died after being shot at a checkpoint in central Somalia. The incident occurred when a convoy of 12 UN contracted trucks, loaded with food, was stopped by militiamen demanding money at an illegal checkpoint, 30 kilometres north of Galkayo in Mudug region. A militiaman opened fire on the trucks, and shot one of the drivers who later died in hospital. The 275 metric tons of food aboard the trucks was not looted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 720,2008,5,8,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Gaza,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,Unknown,Home,31.491189,34.444111,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","1 UN national staff school teacher killed at home in Gaza in an operation conducted by the Israel Defense Forces.",Yes,"Focal Point" 670,2008,5,15,"Sri Lanka",Colombo,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,6.934287,79.8532704,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver in Sri Lanka has been missing and assumed kidnapped. Victim was last seen when he dropped off some colleagues at the country office in Colombo on Thursday 15th May. He has now been missing for six months and there has been no contact with him, neither directly or by phone.",Archived,Archived 708,2008,5,17,Somalia,"Lower Juba",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,0,42,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff senior project officer working in Kismayo was assassinated. The motive of the killing is not clear.",Archived,Archived 721,2008,5,17,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Badhaadhe,Kolbiyow,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,1,41.5,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","1 NGO national staff and 1 INGO international staff killed. The victims were working in coastal villages of Kismayo and Badhadhe districts and abducted by Al-Shabab members, executed on 1 June 2008.",Archived,Archived 758,2008,5,20,Malawi,Central,Lilongwe,Lilongwe,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-13.9388211,33.9169552,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff (driver) abducted after stopping by armed men who forced him to drive them. The driver saw a motorcyclist following them and the two men in his vehicle were phoning him giving each other instructions on how to attack the driver and get away with the vehicle. Upon hearing this, the driver decided to stop the vehicle removed the keys and ran away.In the process the robbers tore his shirt and cut him in the head with a knife.When the villagers came out for his rescue, the robbers fled without stealing anything from the vehicle.",Yes,"Focal Point" 971,2008,5,20,Indonesia,Papua,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Unknown,Unknown,-3.9885728,138.3485219,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded when sexually assaulted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 604,2008,5,21,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",,,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,2,2,1,0,2,3,1,1,1,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,1.8427539,44.5937239,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","2 INGO international (Italian) staff and 1 INGO national staff kidnapped by gunmen in the Lower Shabelle region. The gunmen blindfolded the guards, then abducted the aid workers at the offices in Awdigle town, 65 km south of Mogadishu. The Italians were a man and a woman - released Aug 5. Reportedly senior LNGO director was killed by the AOG at the above mentioned location after allegedly found with enough evidence to have spied for the Americans.",Archived,Archived 605,2008,5,21,Haiti,West,Petion-Ville,Tomasin,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Public location",18.48333,-72.31667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO intenational (Canadian) staff medical aid worker kidnapped. Victim was abducted from an upscale Tomasin neighbourhood by suspected kidnapping network that has been working in the area for months. Released by captors shortly before midnight Wednesday night.",Archived,Archived 725,2008,5,21,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff kidnaped in NWFP Pakistan during a road movement; released unharmed 3 weeks later.",Archived,Archived 606,2008,5,22,Somalia,Galguduud,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,5,47,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 national RC driver shot and killed by two unidentified men armed with pistols overnight Thursday. The driver, rented his personal car for the use of the organization's humanitarian operations in Dhusamareb, the capital of Galgadud region. There was no motive available for the fatal shooting of the driver, but local sources expressed their suspicion that anti-government groups are responsible for the killing.",Archived,Archived 607,2008,6,2,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO national staff and 1 UN national staff kidnapped by Somali gunmen.",Archived,Archived 709,2008,6,2,Somalia,Galguduud,Guri'el,Guri'el,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,5.30895,45.88296,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff assassinated by unidentified gunmen in Guri",Archived,Archived 608,2008,6,8,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,3.116667,43.65,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff security guard killed.",Archived,Archived 609,2008,6,11,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Suqbad",0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.11667,45.4,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff (a director and his driver) were shot and killed by four men driving Suzuki vehicle. The killers took the vehicle, laptop computer, one mobile phone and a guard. Unconfirmed reports indicating that the killers are from the TFG forces based at Fagah road junction in Yaqshid district. Motive of the killing is not yet clear.",Archived,Archived 610,2008,6,12,Somalia,Bay,"Buur Hakaba",Leego,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.71437,44.50902,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff driver shot and killed by Somali gunmen while driving in a convoy of trucks taking relief food from Mogadishu to the Bay and Bakool regions.",Yes,"Focal Point" 710,2008,6,12,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Afgooye,Afgooye,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,2.1464622,45.1193096,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff killed by unidentified men armed with pistols. Victim was a Ugandan teacher working with an INGO based in Merka. The deceased was an English teacher teaching language classes for the IDPs families at the above mentioned location. Motive of the killing is not yet established.",Archived,Archived 697,2008,6,13,Mozambique,Maputo,"Maputo City",Maputo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-25.9662133,32.5674498,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted by carjackers, forced to go with them, chased by the police who shot one of the car jackers forcing the car to crash.",Archived,Archived 611,2008,6,16,Somalia,Galguduud,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,5,47,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO natonal staff abducted near El-Dheer town in Galgadud region- the second staff member of the INGO to be abducted in six weeks.",Yes,"Focal Point" 741,2008,6,19,Afghanistan,Kundoz,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",36.727865,68.867998,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff (a guard and doctor) killed by the intruders, who then escaped leaving the facility undamaged. An unconfirmed number of individuals arrived at a clinic run by an INGO with intent to burn it down.",Archived,Archived 612,2008,6,21,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Home,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff taken from their home near Mogadishu around 8 pm. A group of men forcibly took the victim from his house; released 27th August 2008. Information indicated that criminals after financial gain could be behind his kidnapping and ICU would have mediated for his release. Sources also indicate that a ransom of between 40-60,000 USD would have been paid.",Archived,Archived 711,2008,6,23,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,Beledweyne,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,4.73583,45.20361,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot and killed by two unidentified young men armed with pistols in Beletweyn. The motive behind the killing is not yet established.",Archived,Archived 775,2008,6,25,Sudan,"West Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Unknown,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff hospitalized after shooting. Motive deemed as 'theft'.",Yes,"Focal Point" 618,2008,6,27,Sudan,"Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,4.824871,31.607858,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN international (Ugandan) staff truck driver ambushed and killed after delivering food supplies to the agency's warehouse in Juba. Assistant escaped after steering the truck to a stop 300 metres from the site of the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 614,2008,6,29,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff (staff member and a driver) killed by unknown gunmen in El-Berde, 420 km northwest of Mogadishu. The victims were killed while travelling in a vehicle, having just left work. The organization suspends operations.",Archived,Archived 615,2008,6,30,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff of a UN partner organization kidnapped and later shot dead in Mogadishu. Not clear why targeted, but local sources said a deputy had survived a hand grenade attack over the weekend in Afgoye, a town 30km south of Mogadishu. There were unconfirmed reports that the killing might be linked to a financial dispute.",Archived,Archived 616,2008,6,30,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,1,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,"Host state","Alliance for the Re-liberation of Somalia (armed faction)","4 INGO national staff and 1 UN national staff kidnapped near Elasha Biha area by ARS armed wing.",Archived,Archived 619,2008,6,30,Tanzania,Arusha,Arusha,Arusha,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-3.4275339,36.70858482,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Australian) staff charity worker been shot dead in Tanzania. Victim had been working in the town of Arusha in northern Tanzania for the past 18 months and was killed on Monday during a robbery.",Yes,"Official Report" 793,2008,7,1,Ethiopia,"Addis Ababa",Lideta,"Dire Dawa-Addis Ababa Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.02497,38.74689,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff in Ethiopia was shot and injured by armed robbers on the road between Dire Dawa and Addis Ababa, while travelling on private business , 1 July 2008.",Yes,"Focal Point" 742,2008,7,4,Afghanistan,Nurestan,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,4,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.3,70.833333,"Foreign or coalition forces","International Security Assistance Force (ISAF)","3 INGO national staff killed and one wounded when IMF conducted air strikes, against a reported AOG group. 22 civilians had been killed and seven others injured as a result of the strikes (not included).",Archived,Archived 620,2008,7,6,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed by gunmen in Mogadishu. Victim shot leaving a mosque in the Bulohube district, in the south of the city, and died later in hospital. Several witnesses said a second man, whose identity has yet to be established, was seriously wounded in the attack (not included), which appeared to be premeditated.",Archived,Archived 624,2008,7,7,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Leego,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,2.71437,44.50902,"Police or paramilitary",Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver was killed and three others wounded (not included) when 29 trucks carrying food aid to Bay and Bakol had been stopped by local police and militia at a checkpoint.",Yes,"Focal Point" 743,2008,7,7,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,31.6257334,65.7145053,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","3 INGO national staff kidnapped by an AOG element. One of the INGO national staff (who is also reported to have been working with/or having association with a GoA office as well) along with 2 companions were traveling in a local taxi on the Kandahar",Archived,Archived 744,2008,7,10,Afghanistan,Nimruz,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Office/compound,30.5,62,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff kidnapped and found dead. The viticm was a NSP related engineer reported missing after attending a private party and dropped off at an office he was staying at. This staff member is reported as being from out of province whose only purpose for being in Nimroz was attending the party. He was subsequently found deceased on the 12th of July in Chakansour District, the victim of knife wounds. At this time it is unclear who the perpetrators were or why he was killed.",Archived,Archived 625,2008,7,11,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Afgooye,"Elasha Biyaha",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,2.06697,45.20723,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed in Elasha, south of Mogadishu by gunmen who fled. Gunmen shot dead the senior local aid worker on Friday. The charity had suspended all its operations in the area.",Archived,Archived 712,2008,7,12,Somalia,Galguduud,Galhareri,Galhareri,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,5,47,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot and killed by unidentified armed gunmen. The motive of the killing remains unclear.",Archived,Archived 623,2008,7,13,Somalia,"Middle Juba",Bu'ale,Bu'ale,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,1.33333,42.66667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contractor was gunned down in the southern Somali town of Buale.",Yes,"Focal Point" 627,2008,7,18,Afghanistan,Daykondi,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.725113,66.2196554,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (French) staff abducted by unidentified gunmen in Nili, the capital of Daykundi Province in central Afghanistan, 18 July. The INGO temporarily suspended its operations across the country for security reasons.",Yes,"Focal Point" 629,2008,7,18,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Zalingi,Zalingi,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Unknown,12.9096,23.47406,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Three UN national staff beaten to death by a mob on Thursday in the region near the border with Chad in circumstances that are still unclear.",Archived,Archived 630,2008,7,19,Sudan,"South Darfur",,"road from Mershing to Nyala",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national stafff driver who was hired by a local NGO partner of the INGO in Darfur, to take staff home, was killed on Wednesday, July 19. Victim was stopped on the road from Mershing to Nyala and was shot and killed by a man carrying a weapon.",Yes,"Focal Point" 698,2008,7,21,Sudan,Kassala,"Madeinat Kassala",Kassala,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,15.450513,36.399923,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard shot dead while on personal business. It subsequently became known that the victim was involved in a rebel group and the killing may have been politically motivated.",Archived,Archived 794,2008,7,25,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff physically assaulted while travelling on private business in Nyala and sustained injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 628,2008,7,26,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,Abeche,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.833056,20.834722,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international staff shot twice by uniformed men in Abeche, Saturday night, 26 July, at 8:20pm. In a two car convoy entering the compound, the ICRC's staff received impact of bullets in the abdomen- was seriously injured and evacuated in Switzerland for further medical care. A laptop has been stolen during the attack. ICRC says that it is an act of banditry, a carjacking that could have been deadly. The staff has been relocated in Abeche and ICRC is not suspending humanitarian activities but will seriously think about the impact of this attack.",Archived,Archived 631,2008,7,27,Somalia,Bay,Dinsoor,Dinsoor,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.4085,42.9771,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff severely wounded Sunday in the southern town of Dinsor by unknown gunmen. Victim's car was stopped on the way between Dinsor and Baidoa, and he was shot several times and left for dead. The gunmen also fled with the victim's car.",Archived,Archived 795,2008,8,3,Sudan,Jonglei,Akobo,Kaikuny,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff, a UN implementing partner staffer, was killed in Kaikuny, 3 August 2008.",Yes,"Focal Point" 796,2008,8,3,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Afgooye,Afgooye,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,2.1464622,45.1193096,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff, a UN implementing partner staffer, was killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 632,2008,8,6,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Afgooye,Lafoole,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,2.09955,45.16352,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed by unknown gunmen Wednesday on the outskirts of the capital Mogadishu. Victim was at home not far from the organization's center when the gunmen shot him six times on the head. Victim was taken to hospital and later died.",Archived,Media 713,2008,8,12,Somalia,Bakool,Wajid,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,3.72496,43.28727,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","1 INGO national staff killed and two women wounded (not included) in a crossfire that involved al-Shabaab militias and Wajid airstrip guards. The guards were reportedly asked to hand over their weapons to the al-Shabaab militias which they refused prompting a shootout.",Archived,Archived 633,2008,8,13,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,3,0,0,3,4,1,0,5,1,4,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34,69.25,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO international (1 British-Canadian, 1 Canadian, 1 Trinidadian-American) staff and 1 INGO national staff driver killed and 1 INGO national staff injured when gunmen opened fire on their vehicle near the capital Kabul. The INGO had ""suspended its humanitarian aid programmes in Afghanistan indefinitely"" following the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 776,2008,8,15,"El Salvador",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,13.692667,-89.218216,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff of local partners murdered. Motive deemed 'personal'.",Yes,"Focal Point" 634,2008,8,15,Somalia,Bay,Dinsoor,Dinsoor,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,2.4085,42.9771,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff including a driver were killed by gunmen in southern Somalia. The staffer was killed after being abducted, trying to escape. The incident happened when he was off duty, visiting his home in Dinsor.",Yes,"Focal Point" 635,2008,8,19,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Kundoz,Kundoz,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,36.7175566,68.8672916,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff found murdered in the region of Kunduz, 19 August. Victim was abducted while driving an INGO vehicle. The motives behind this murder are still unclear.",Archived,Archived 745,2008,8,20,Afghanistan,Parvan,,,0,0,6,0,0,0,1,5,0,6,0,0,0,0,1,5,0,6,0,0,6,Unknown,Ambush,Road,34.9897121,68.8733495,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed and 5 NGO national staff wounded when their locally run, internationally funded, NGO vehicle was struck by an IED.",Archived,Archived 636,2008,8,21,Somalia,"Lower Juba",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-0.36667,42.53333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot in the head when leaving his home by an unknown assailant on Thursday.",Archived,Media 699,2008,8,24,Afghanistan,,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,1,0,1,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO staff (3 national, 1 intl) were badly shaken and suffered injuries incl whiplash, hearing loss when a two car INGO convoy was attacked by an RCIED.",Archived,Archived 777,2008,8,26,Indonesia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-6.21195,106.845056,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted for what the INGO deemed a 'likely scam"".",Yes,"Focal Point" 637,2008,8,26,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,34.430247,70.448678,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Japanese) staff agriculture specialist kidnapped at gunpoint with his driver (not included) in eastern Afghanistan near the city of Jalalabad on Tuesday, and a spokesman for the Taliban has claimed the group was involved. It said the driver was released soon afterward. The Foreign Ministry said victim was the first Japanese to be kidnapped in Afghanistan. The victims body was later found and had been riddled with bullets.",Archived,Media 797,2008,8,30,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,1.79767,44.90755,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and injured while travelling in a private vehicle in Merka, 30 August 2008.",Yes,"Focal Point" 746,2008,8,31,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed when two armed men wearing masks on motorbike forcefully entered into a Basic Health Clinic belonging to the NGO. Upon entering the compound, they initiated an attack against a national staff member killing her. There was a total of five staff members (including the midwife, Community Supervisor, 2 guards, and the Clinic Supervisor) present at the time of the incident. The perpetrators also stole mobile phones and other valuable belongings. The remaining 4 staff members who were left uninjured are now under investigation by the Government. No one has claimed the responsibility for the incident so far.",Archived,Archived 778,2008,9,3,Indonesia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-6.21195,106.845056,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was the victim of a 'major assault' and hospitalized . Motive deemed 'personal'.",Yes,"Focal Point" 647,2008,9,15,Philippines,Basilan,Lone,Tipo-Tipo,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,5.8506231,120.0284035,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff kidnapped and held for ransom September 15 in Tipo-tipo town; five total aid workers kidnapped, three released same day . The armed men holding the staff were demanding a P7-million ransom. One staff freed at dawn on Oct. 30 after family and the NGO paid",Archived,Archived 638,2008,9,16,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34,69.25,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Bangladeshi) staff abducted by unknown gunmen in Afghanistan.",Archived,Archived 747,2008,9,16,Afghanistan,Zabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,32,67.25,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff and 2 ANP escorts (not included) killed when their vehicle suffered a remote control IED strike.",Archived,Archived 937,2008,9,18,Chad,Sila,Kimiti,"Goz Beida",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,12.225592,21.4101617,"Host state","Chadian Armed Forces","2 INGO national staff guards wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 969,2008,9,21,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded in armed robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 639,2008,9,22,Somalia,Jarar,Doror,Ogaden,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.53056,44.795,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (1 female Japanese, 1 male Dutch) staff abducted from the Ogaden region that borders Somalia; released 7 January 2009.",Archived,Archived 970,2008,9,22,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank",Nablus,Nablus,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,32.2204986,35.2568883,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff wounded in when military firearms discharged.",Yes,"Focal Point" 683,2008,9,23,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Kundoz,Kundoz,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,36.7175566,68.8672916,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff shot and wounded by an Afghan police officer claiming to have mistaken the victim for a suicide bomber as he approached a road block on foot.",Archived,Archived 779,2008,9,24,Sudan,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff of the local partners killed in ambush. Motive deemed political.",Yes,"Focal Point" 640,2008,9,25,"DR Congo",Ituri,Djugu,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",1.91667,30.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff cash-for-work worker killed, and 1 INGO national staff wounded. The personnel were attacked by an armed group while repairing a road along the Bunia-Iga-Nioka highway, in the territory of Djugu, 15 September. The attackers also took US$10,000, according to local authorities.",Archived,Archived 1213,2008,9,28,"Sierra Leone",Eastern,Kailahun,Kailahun,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,8.2770009,-10.5739431,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was violently attacked when returning to work base from a weekend with family.",Archived,Archived 798,2008,9,29,Haiti,North,"Cap Haitien","Cap Haitien",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,19.75778,-72.20417,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in Cap-Haitien allegedly because of a private dispute (investigation continues).",Yes,"Focal Point" 714,2008,10,5,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Unknown,Home,3.116667,43.65,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff guard killed when unidentified man hurled a hand grenade to a house of international organization",Yes,"Focal Point" 641,2008,10,6,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,1,0,1,1,2,0,3,1,0,2,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,1.79767,44.90755,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN international (Italian) staff and one UN national staff were wounded and one UN national staff driver was killed in a remote-controlled IED attack in southern Somalia. Those wounded were not in critical condition, but the driver died on the way to the hospital.",Archived,Archived 1222,2008,10,10,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff injured when trying to come out from the fighting area on A9 Road and closer to Omanthai. The victim's left leg was injured in an artillery shelling.",Yes,"Focal Point" 724,2008,10,15,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,1.79767,44.90755,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver and a bystander (not included) injured when two armed men attempted to kidnap a senior INGO officer.",Archived,Archived 780,2008,10,17,Pakistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,30,70,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted and released after 6 days. Motive deemed 'personal'",Yes,"Focal Point" 799,2008,10,17,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,1.79767,44.90755,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff was injured during a shooting incident in Merka.",Yes,"Focal Point" 642,2008,10,17,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",1.79767,44.90755,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed by unknown gunmen. Victim was shot three times when leaving a mosque Friday evening in the port town of Merka.",Yes,"Focal Point" 938,2008,10,17,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,Abeche,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,13.833056,20.834722,"Host state","Chadian Armed Forces","2 INGO national staff guards wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 643,2008,10,18,Somalia,Bakool,Hudur,Hudur,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,4.12129,43.88945,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","1 UN national staff shot dead by unidentified gunmen in the southern town of Hudur on Sunday. The chairman of Hudur claimed Islamist insurgents from the al Shabaab group were controlling the town.",Archived,Media 644,2008,10,20,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (British/South African) staff shot dead by unidentified gunmen on motorcycles in Kabul early Monday. The aid worker was one of a team of women working with a faith-based INGO directing projects for the disabled.",Archived,Archived 1214,2008,10,22,Haiti,West,North,"Port au Prince",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,18.532498,-72.333064,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff kidnapped for ransom. Deemed ""non-work related"" by agency. Released, 23 October 2008.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1215,2008,10,27,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Batticaloa,Batticaloa,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Ambush,Unknown,8.4594924,81.2309621,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff in Sri Lanka was injured during a hand grenade attack at a police checkpoint in Batticaloa.",Yes,"Focal Point" 646,2008,10,28,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",1.658501,29.220455,"Non-state armed group: National","National Congress for the Defence of the People","1 INGO national staff 'magasinier' (warehouse manager) killed when Goma was almost taken by the CNDP, Oct 28.",Archived,Archived 645,2008,10,29,Somalia,"Woqooyi Galbeed",Hargeisa,Hargeisa,8,0,0,0,0,0,2,6,0,8,0,0,0,0,2,6,0,8,2,0,6,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,Office/compound,9.560335,44.069722,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN national staff security assistant and a driver killed and 6 UN national staff were critically injured in the blast from a suicide vehicle bombing at a UN agency coumpound. An unknown vehicle driven by an unknown male individual drove up to the compound main gate and requested permission to enter. The vehicle and the driver were denied access and the vehicle proceeded to ram the entrance gate.",Archived,Archived 1211,2008,10,29,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Kiwanja,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-1.157667,29.4312218,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff wounded when attacked as they sought to flee the town of Kiwanja, two hours north of Goma, October 29. Eight INGO vehicles carrying the three foreigners (there was also a Guinean doctor), all the Congolese staff not originally from the region, and some of their family members (a total of 28 persons), drove a few kilometres toward the Monuc base. There they joined other humanitarian vehicles and formed a ""protected"" convoy, with UN tanks and Uruguayan peacekeepers in the front and back of the line.",Archived,Archived 648,2008,11,3,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff kidnapped by gunmen off a neighborhood street Monday; released on 3 December.",Archived,Archived 650,2008,11,5,Somalia,Galguduud,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,4,1,3,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,5,47,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Four INGO international (2 French, 1 Bulgarian and 1 Belgian) staff and 2 Kenyan pilots (not included) kidnapped when a group of 40-50 militiamen with 3 technicals and 3 cars stormed the airstrip, after EC Flight (D-228) landed and finished offloading, taken hostages who were waiting to board the plane destined to Nairobi the two pilots. The INGO guards apparently did not try to repel the attackers and there were suspicions of a possible INGO connection with the kidnappers. Preliminary information indicates that a non-highly ideological Al-Shabab group would be behind the kidnapping.",Yes,"Focal Point" 651,2008,11,8,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Jamaame,Jamaame,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",0.06968,42.74497,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff fatally shot by two gunmen when walking out of a mosque in Jamame, about 275 miles from the capital of Mogadishu. It is unclear who is behind the killings.",Archived,Archived 748,2008,11,9,Afghanistan,Herat,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.3508273,62.2164003,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff nurse killed when an IED exploded on the road to Shirzad village targeting an Afghan government vehicle. All the other occupants of the vehicle died (not included). The security team consisting of representatives from the various departments were visiting the village in connection with an investigation of a previous homicide.",Archived,Archived 652,2008,11,12,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Peshawar,0,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.0123846,71.5787458,Unknown,Unknown,"1 donor agency international (American) staff assassinated in his car Wednesday morning. The staff member and his Pakistani driver were shot as their car approached the house in Peshawar where the victim ran a project to bring small-scale projects and jobs to the Federally Administered Tribal Area, a stronghold of the Taliban and Al Qaeda. Pakistani officials in Peshawar said they did not know who was responsible for the shooting at around 8 a.m. in a residential area of the city known as University Town.",Archived,Archived 654,2008,11,26,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Surkh Rod",,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",34.405904,70.359338,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contract worker in Surkh Rod district of Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan, was shot dead in front of elders at a meeting on 26 November of the local shura at Lower Sheikh Mesri, a temporary settlement for returnees. The murderer has not been identified and reasons for the attack remain unclear. The victim was active on women's causes.",Archived,Archived 715,2008,11,26,Somalia,Banadir,Yaqshid,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,2.11667,45.4,"Host state","Transitional Federal Government forces (TFG)","1 INGO national staff was reportedly shot and killed by TFG soldiers.",Archived,Archived 653,2008,11,27,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Batticaloa,Batticaloa,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,8.4594924,81.2309621,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed in Batticalao District.",Archived,Archived 655,2008,11,28,Somalia,"Lower Juba",,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Detention,Unknown,0,42,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff killed: Approximately 30 persons made up of INGO local staff, LNGO staff, teachers.",Archived,Archived 656,2008,11,29,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff guard and his brother (not counted) were kidnapped by four armed men on motorbikes. On 30 November, after being questioned by the perpetrators, only the brother was released. The fate of the INGO staff member is currently uncertain; however, the rationale behind the incident appears to stem from a personal dispute between neighbors.",Archived,Archived 658,2008,11,30,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Body-borne IED",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in Kabul on Sunday, when he was caught in a suicide attack against a passing vehicle. The victim was riding his bicycle in the area when the bomb exploded receiving lethal shrapnel wounds.",Yes,"Official Report" 972,2008,12,3,Indonesia,Papua,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Unknown,Unknown,-3.9885728,138.3485219,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded when sexually assaulted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 660,2008,12,4,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,6,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,6,0,6,0,0,6,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"6 INGO national staff injured when masked men armed with an AK-47 and hand grenade abducted and beat up the victims on the road to a volatile camp Darfur. The aid workers had been in a convoy heading to Kalma camp in south Darfur. The six aid workers - all Sudanese - are employed by an international aid organisation, which asked not to be named. Three of them were taken to hospital after the attack.",Archived,Archived 1216,2008,12,6,Mozambique,Sofala,Beira,Beira,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,-19.8287068,34.8417821,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff in Mozambique injured during a armed robbery attack in Beira.",Yes,"Focal Point" 661,2008,12,8,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,Dadaab,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,0.046821,40.310412,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff nurse attacked and wounded by gunmen in a northern Kenya region which hosts camps for Somali refugees.",Archived,Archived 1212,2008,12,10,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,"Nzulo (near Sake)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-1.6205601,29.1556919,"Host state","Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (FARDC)","1 INGO national staff attacked by FARDC elements in Nzulo, in Masisi territory, on the road towards Sake, 10 December. The victim was hospitalized and is in critical condition.",Archived,Archived 663,2008,12,11,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Bukavu,Bukavu,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-2.505541,28.859569,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot and killed on Thursday night by his home in the center of Bukavu.",Archived,Archived 662,2008,12,13,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,2.033333,45.35,"Police or paramilitary","Transitional Federal Government forces (TFG)","1 ICRC national staff armed guard escorting an ICRC vehicle in Mogadishu was shot at by TFG police and died on the spot. Both the ICRC officer and his driver were briefly detained and then released. The ICRC is in contact with the relevant authorities in order to shed light on the circumstances of the incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 664,2008,12,15,Yemen,Dhamar,Dhamar,Dhamar,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.5428894,44.4006912,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Bani Dhabian tribe","1 INGO international (German) staff and their visiting parents (not included) were kidnapped in Dhamar province, located about 65 miles south of the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, Dec. 15 ; released 19 December. Kidnappers, who belong to the powerful Bani Dhabian tribe, abducted the three as they drove their car outside the historic city of Rada'a, about 130 kilometers south of Sana'a. Tribal sources said five men armed with AK-47 rifles snatched the three Germans from their car as they left Rada'a on the way to Sana'a.",Archived,Media 665,2008,12,15,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Burai,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-1.2003611,29.4308888,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 INGO national staff driver injured on Monday, 15 December 2008 in Burai, a few km outside of Rutshuru town. Their vehicle was attacked by a group of unidentified armed men.",Archived,Archived 669,2008,12,21,Philippines,"Lanao del Sur",2nd,"Calanogas (near)",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.916667,124.333333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national (Filipino) staff killed by unidentified gunmen who attacked a UN truck on Mindanao island. The truck had just delivered food to hundreds of families displaced by fighting between the government and the separatist Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) when it was ambushed near the town of Calanogas in Lanao del Sur Province on the evening of 21 December.",Archived,Archived 800,2008,12,23,"Sri Lanka",South/Central,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,7.33333,80.75,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff shot outside office.",Archived,Archived 672,2008,12,30,Burundi,Ruyigi,Ruyigi,Ruyigi,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-3.4733471,30.2501278,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff killed and 1 INGO international (French) wounded. The two were travelling in a marked vehicle in Ruyigi when the gunman opened fire. The vehicle was not robbed and the reason for the attack was not known.",Yes,"Focal Point" 681,2009,1,2,Afghanistan,Nimruz,,,1,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,30.5,62,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","2 INGO international staff and 1 UN international staff kidnapped: AOG abducted 6 persons",Archived,Archived 801,2009,1,4,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,"Beit Lahia",0,0,0,3,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,1,0,2,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",31.54977,34.5024697,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","1 RC national staff volunteer killed and 2 RC national staff medical personnel wounded while on duty, after an air strike hit a location in Jabaliya.",Yes,"Official Report" 875,2009,1,5,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Home,31.4772871,34.3215106,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed in his house in Gaza, 5 January.",Yes,"Official Report" 954,2009,1,5,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Rafah,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,31.288231,34.253606,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 675,2009,1,6,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,Unknown,31.4772871,34.3215106,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","1 INGO national staff of a local NGO partner was killed in an aerial bombing in Gaza. Violence halted most of the INGO's aid distribution in Gaza Strip.",Yes,"Focal Point" 676,2009,1,6,Somalia,Gedo,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",3,42,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed by three masked gunmen while monitoring school feeding in a UN-supported school in Yubsan village six kilometres from the Gedo region capital of Garbahare.",Yes,"Official Report" 802,2009,1,8,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shelling,Ambush,Road,31.4772871,34.3215106,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","1 UN national staff driver killed and 1 UN national staff driver injured when UN convoy was hit by tank shell in Gaza. UN suspended all operations.",Archived,Archived 816,2009,1,8,Indonesia,Aceh,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",4,97,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (French) staff was in critical condition after being stabbed by a resident of Rinon Village, Aceh Besar. The victim was stabbed in a camp in the village at 5.30 a.m. by a local Acehnese who had been identified as Edi Miswar.",Archived,Archived 904,2009,1,8,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Gaza,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.491189,34.444111,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","1 UN national staff killed in Gaza during a drone strike, 8 January.",Yes,"Focal Point" 682,2009,1,8,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff killed by gunmen on Thursday as his team distributed aid to displaced people in Daynile, 10km NW of Mogadishu. The gunmen put his body in a vehicle and drove away, then pushed the corpse out of the vehicle before driving on.",Yes,"Official Report" 1223,2009,1,12,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,5,Shelling,Unknown,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"5 INGO national staff were injured in artillery shelling in Mullativeu.",Yes,"Focal Point" 803,2009,1,13,Cambodia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",13.5066394,104.869423,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO international (Canadian) staff on ashort term mission was attacked and beaten into a coma in apparent robbery and later died from the injuries.",Archived,Archived 1224,2009,1,14,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Unknown,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was injured in artillery shelling on his left leg and relocated to Vavuniya in April 2009 - now recovered.",Yes,"Focal Point" 804,2009,1,15,Philippines,Sulu,1st,Jolo,0,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,2,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",5.8506231,120.0284035,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Abu Sayyaf","2 ICRC international (1 Swiss, 1 Itallian) staff and 1 ICRC national staff kidnapped on Island of Jolo by Abu Sayyaf rebels. National staffer was freed April 2. Swiss freed on 17 April. Italian freed 11 July.",Yes,"Focal Point" 905,2009,1,15,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Gaza,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,31.491189,34.444111,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","2 UN national staff killed at home during a bombardment in Gaza, 15 January.",Yes,"Official Report" 805,2009,1,17,Afghanistan,Konar,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",34.846628,71.09726,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff doctor kidnapped by a group of armed men who attaked an NGO clinic in Kunar. Whereabouts unknown. It is unclear whether the attack and abduction were conducted by AOG or criminal elements.",Yes,"Official Report" 806,2009,1,19,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,5,0,5,0,8,0,8,0,3,5,"Rape/sexual assault ",Raid,Home,1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"5 INGO international staff and 3 INGO national staff attacked and seriously hurt, including one who was raped and two others sexually assaulted, in raid/robbery of their house in Goma.",Archived,Archived 1104,2009,1,28,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,13.4435,22.4452278,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO guard was tied up by rope and beaten by unknown armed men who had jumped over the perimeter fence of an INGO office. The men stole radios, tires and chairs, and threatened the guards.",Yes,"Official Report" 807,2009,2,1,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Swat,,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,2,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.6618741,72.0639872,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff shot and killed and 1 INGO national staff wounded, in fighting in Swat, as they tried to bring wounded for treatment. The NGO suspended all activities in Swat, including life-saving operations.",Archived,Archived 808,2009,2,2,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,Quetta,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,30.182971,66.998734,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Balochistan Liberation United Front","1 UN international (American) staff official kidnapped and 1 UN national staff driver was killed when gunmen working for the Balochistan Liberation United Front stopped their vehicle; released two months later, 4 April.",Archived,Archived 809,2009,2,2,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vavuniya,Vavuniya,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,8.7593439,80.4999646,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff abducted and killed 8 days later",Archived,Archived 1225,2009,2,2,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was injured in an artillery shelling on his arm and the side of his body. Victim was relocated and arrived in Vavuniye on 23 Feb. He was treated and released from the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 810,2009,2,17,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,31.6257334,65.7145053,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An INGO national staffer was shot and killed following threatening letters from armed opposition groups warning residents to cease working for the Afghan government and foreign entities.",Yes,"Official Report" 811,2009,2,20,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Raid,Home,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff security guard killed and 1 NGO national staff wounded when armed men attacked the home of a local NGO worker.",Archived,Archived 812,2009,2,21,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff killed when bandits opened fire on a passenger bus.",Archived,Archived 813,2009,2,26,Afghanistan,Zabul,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,32,67.25,Unknown,Unknown,"2 NGO national staff physicians kidnapped by unknown armed men in southern Zabul province Thursday.",Archived,Archived 942,2009,3,1,Ethiopia,Shabelle,"Godey City",Gode,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Unknown,5.9526975,43.5522312,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured when her vehicle was attacked by civilians thowing stones.",Yes,"Focal Point" 963,2009,3,2,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vavuniya,Vavuniya,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Unknown,8.7593439,80.4999646,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted security guard was injured during a break-in attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 817,2009,3,4,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Road,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff in Vanni was killed by shelling Wednesday around 5:00 p.m. while return from sending some of the seriously wounded patients from Maaththa'lan hospital in ICRC ship.",Archived,Archived 818,2009,3,6,Mozambique,Nampula,Mongincual,,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,"Mob violence","Project site",-15.11646,39.2666,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","3 national Red Cross workers killed by mobs accusing them of deliberately infecting water sources with the agent that causes cholera. They were, in fact, disinfecting the water with chlorine.",Archived,Archived 957,2009,3,7,Liberia,Montserrado,Paynesville,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,6.26752,-10.70908,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"1 UN national staff injured when physically assaulted by police.",Yes,"Focal Point" 814,2009,3,10,Sudan,"North Darfur","Saraf Omra","Saraf Omra",0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,0,0,5,5,2,1,2,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO intenational (Canadian nurse, Italian doctor, French coordinator) staff and 2 INGO national staff abducted at gunpoint from their home in Saraf Omra, North Darfur. Another national staff taken was released the same day (not included here). Other two nationals released the next day. Internationals freed March 13, with no ransom paid, according to the organization. Led to withdrawal to Khartoum.",Archived,Archived 819,2009,3,14,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff driver injured when UN agency-hired commercial truck transporting food supplies from El Obeid to Nyala was attacked by two armed bandits. The perpetrators, in an attempt to stop the vehicle, fired one shot which hit the driver on the arm. Though injured, the driver did not stop and continued to Nyala. Upon arrival, he was admitted to the Nyala Teaching hospital.",Archived,Archived 820,2009,3,14,"Sri Lanka",Puthukkudiyirippu,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.2859776,80.7161013,"Non-state armed group: National","Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam","1 UN national staff injured: On Saturday (March 14) a UN aid worker who sustained injuries due to LTTE attacks was rescued by security forces in general area Puthukkudiyirippu.",Archived,Archived 823,2009,3,14,"Sri Lanka",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,7.878,80.70382459,"Non-state armed group: National","Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam","A UN national staffer kidnapped and forcibly conscripted by LTTE along with 3 dependents (not included).",Yes,"Official Report" 821,2009,3,15,Afghanistan,Kundoz,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,36.727865,68.867998,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff injured when stopped by four armed individuals riding motorcycles.The employee was beaten and robbed of his valuables as well as his own motorcycle.After the beating he was released and warned against working with NGOs.",Yes,"Official Report" 822,2009,3,15,Afghanistan,Bamian,Shibar,"Gandak (near)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.99267,68.01635,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 NGO national staff driver was abducted with his vehicle in the vicinity of Ghandak village, early evening of 16 March. Following reported negotiations between the ANP and AOG elements, the NGO worker was released the next day. The NGO vehicle is believed to be still in the possession of AOG.",Archived,Archived 824,2009,3,16,Somalia,Bakool,Wajid,Wajid,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,3.80958,43.24628,Unknown,Unknown,"3 UN international (1 Azerbaijan, 1 Ghanean, 1 French) staff and 1 UN national staff abducted in Wajid, southern Somalia. They have been abducted by gunmen despite their own armed escort - and with no shots fired - as they prepared to leave the country for Nairobi.",Archived,Archived 825,2009,3,16,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Raid,Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff guard injured when an unknown man threw a hand grenade into a UN agency compound in Mogadishu.",Archived,Archived 826,2009,3,16,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff gravely wounded (leg severed) as a result of shelling in the no fire zone, and later died due to lack of medical care.",Yes,"Focal Point" 827,2009,3,18,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contractor shot dead in Mogadishu overnight by unknown gunmen.",Archived,Archived 828,2009,3,21,"Sri Lanka","North Western",Puttalam,Puttalam,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7.75,80.16667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded and several of his family members killed (not included) by a shell that hit a shelter Putumattalam last Saturday.",Archived,Media 829,2009,3,21,Sudan,"West Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Unknown,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff was beaten in ambush - 4 national staff of 2 INGOs were returning to",Archived,Archived 1105,2009,3,21,Sudan,"South Darfur",Nitega,"Otash IDP Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"Two guards seriously injured when five armed men entered the premises of an INGO clinic. The robbers stole all the medicines and fled. The two guards were treated at the hospital, one for a fractured hand and the other for facial injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 830,2009,3,23,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","Kongo Haraza",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff manager shot Monday night in the western Darfur town of Kongo Haraza at home near Sudan's border with Chad.",Archived,Archived 1106,2009,3,24,Sudan,"West Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"One security guard beaten up and later treated by a doctor, during an armed robbery by some 19 men who entered the INGO compound. Stole vehicles, chattels and fuel.",Yes,"Official Report" 1107,2009,3,28,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"One guard was hit on the head with a gun then tied up by perpetrators and later was taken to the hospital after six armed men scaled the INGO office fence and jumped inside.",Yes,"Official Report" 1226,2009,3,30,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was injured in artillery shelling in Mullativeu with a major injury to stomache. Victim was evacuated along with their family. Earlier on 12 January 2009 he was injured in artillery shelling; his head and recovered. Both incidents happened in the area where ongoing combat operations. According to the information he has under gone a surgery and later recovered.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1108,2009,4,2,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","Azerni and Kir Kir",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO driver was abducted by eight armed bandits during a carjacking incident. He was released by the bandits and arrived in El Geneina town 3 days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 831,2009,4,3,Afghanistan,Lowgar,"Baraki Barak",Tagab,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,33.96744,68.9492,"Foreign or coalition forces","International Security Assistance Force (ISAF)","1 INGO national worker killed: An IMF operation in Tagab Village came under attack from AOG early Friday morning. The ensuing engagement lasted for more than an hour and led to IMF calling in an airstrike on suspected AOG positions. One of the airstrikes hit a civilian compound, killing the INGO worker and injuring several members of his family (not included).",Yes,"Official Report" 832,2009,4,4,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Mohmand Dara",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,34.23947,70.30154,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff district manager of a microfinance project staying overnight at the NGO district office suffered fatal stab wounds. No money or valuables were kept on site and it is understood that there was no evidence of any theft or damage to property. No further details are known.",Archived,Archived 833,2009,4,4,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,2,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,12.05,24.883333,"Non-state armed group: National","Falcons for the Liberation of Africa","2 INGO international (1 French, 1 Canadian) staff kidnapped. 2 INGO national staff kidnapped and released the same day (not included). The internationals (both female) held for 26 days. The workers were snatched on Saturday night from the group's offices south of South Darfur's capital Nyala and around 100 kilometres (65 miles) from the border with Chad. One of the kidnappers, who refused to give his name, named his group as the ""Falcons for the Liberation of Africa"", saying it was composed of former rebels and members of Arab tribes in Darfur. He said a French group had been targetted to ""send a message to the French government to try the people who kidnapped children from Chad.""",Archived,Archived 1227,2009,4,4,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff was shot when caught in a crossfire in Mullativu and injured his foot/ankle. Victim recovered after being transferred to Vavuniya hospital and having the bullet removed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 834,2009,4,6,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Mansehra,,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,1,3,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,34.6013314,73.3794724,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO national staff (female aid workers and their male driver) kidnapped and killed after they left Mansehra town to inspect a school for possible funding by a donor agency.",Yes,"Focal Point" 950,2009,4,6,Afghanistan,Kabul,Qarabagh,"Askar Koot",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.84295,69.15188,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 835,2009,4,8,"Sri Lanka",,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",7.878,80.70382459,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff hit by a shell while getting water for his family in a coastal area in the north held by Tamil Tiger rebels.",Yes,"Focal Point" 951,2009,4,8,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Kishim,Madaba,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 836,2009,4,9,Somalia,Bakool,Elberde,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,3.96983,42.44122,Unknown,Unknown,"3 NGO national staff shot and killed by hooded gunmen in a town near the Ethiopian border. The head of the relief group, which operates in southern Somalia, his colleague and the driver were killed as they were leaving for a field trip in a southwestern town on Thursday.",Archived,Archived 837,2009,4,12,Afghanistan,Khost,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Unknown,33.4014634,69.8912294,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff operating in the district was abducted by four armed men as he dismounted his motorbike; released on 19 April at 1600 in Yaqubi District after the victim",Yes,"Official Report" 949,2009,4,14,Zambia,Kampemba,Lusaka,Lusaka,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,-8.86667,31.3,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured when stabbed by armed robbers at her home.",Yes,"Focal Point" 838,2009,4,15,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Body-borne IED",Ambush,Road,34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed by suicide bomb while stopped at a police checkpoint.",Yes,"Official Report" 839,2009,4,16,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,"Other Explosives",Unknown,Office/compound,34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed and 1 NGO national staff wounded when bomb ripped through the NGO office in a northern district of Pakistan Thursday morning. A bomb had been planted in the office in a small village near Mardan district by unknown militants",Archived,Archived 840,2009,4,18,Somalia,Bakool,Hudur,Hudur,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,4.12129,43.88945,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff and 1 INGO national staff driver abducted. Driver was released, along with the vehicle.",Archived,Archived 841,2009,4,18,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,"Beit Hanoun, Eretz Crossing",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.41667,34.33333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Japanese) staff wounded in military action in Gaza.",Archived,Archived 815,2009,4,19,Somalia,Bakool,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,4.000003,43.999993,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (Belgian doctor, Danish nurse)staff kidnapped on their way back from a project site; released April 28. Their abductors had demanded a ransom.",Archived,Archived 842,2009,4,19,Afghanistan,Paktia,"Wuza Zadran","Laka Teza ",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.37272,69.40648,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff abducted at an illegal vehicle checkpoint. Gunmen took the staff member after they questioned him and discovered material on him that indicated he was from an INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 843,2009,4,23,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Mullaitivu,Valaignarmadam,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",9.268,80.815,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff director gravely wounded after shells hit St. Anthony's Church in Valaignarmadam on Thursday morning, 23 April.",Archived,Archived 959,2009,4,25,Sudan,"North Darfur","Dar As Salam","Shangil Tobaya",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver was injured during a convoy attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1109,2009,5,6,Sudan,"South Darfur","Um Dafoug","Rehed al Birdi",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO contracted driver was taken by two armed persons together with two vehicles and released by perpetrators four days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 943,2009,5,6,"DR Congo",Haut-Katanga,Lubumbashi,Kampemba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Unknown,-11.6580347,27.4975973,"Host State","Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (FARDC)","1 UN national staff injured when physically assaulted by army soldiers.",Yes,"Focal Point" 844,2009,5,8,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Mullaitivu,"Vanni Mullivaikkal",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.268,80.815,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed in a shell attack at Mullivaikal, Vanni in a No Fire Zone.",Archived,Archived 1551,2009,5,13,"Sri Lanka",Southern,Galle,Unawatuna,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack",Home,6.0201774,80.2474836,Unknown,Unknown,"One female UN staff member was physically and sexually assaulted while on R&R in country. The motive appears to be political for a number of reasons, including because her belongings were searched during the assault as well as the location where she was treated.",Yes,"Focal Point" 845,2009,5,13,"Sri Lanka",,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7.878,80.70382459,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national RC worker killed along with his mother (not included) during an assault in shelling.",Archived,Archived 1228,2009,5,13,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vanni,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.16667,80.41667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff died as result of shelling near Mullivaikal, in the coastal area held by LTTE.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1110,2009,5,16,Sudan,"South Darfur","As Salam","Um Gunya",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member sustained head injuries during an attack that started when five armed men stopped and diverted an INGO rented truck with four national staff on board. The staff members were held for approximately three hours, robbed and beaten by perpetrators.",Yes,"Official Report" 953,2009,5,19,Sudan,"East Darfur","Ad Du'ayn","Ed Daien",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 919,2009,5,22,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff kidnapped- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1111,2009,5,26,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.4435,22.4452278,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO local staff was ambushed and shot by unknown armed persons while he was traveling on motorcycle. The staff member sustained gunshot wounds on his lower abdomen and was found by passerby, however he died shortly after.",Yes,"Official Report" 961,2009,5,30,Kenya,Kapitur,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,3,35.5,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver was injured during a convoy attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 946,2009,6,4,Kenya,Central,Kiambu,Kinungi,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-1.16667,36.83333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured when physically assaulted by armed robbers while traveling in Kinungi.",Yes,"Focal Point" 846,2009,6,9,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Peshawar,10,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,8,0,10,2,8,0,10,1,1,8,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack","Public location",34.0123846,71.5787458,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN interntional (1 Filippino, 1 Serbian) staff killed and 8 UN international (1 British, 1 Somali, 1 German) staff wounded in a suicide bomb attack on the Pearl Continental Hotel in Peshawar, Pakistan. 10 fatalities in all.",Yes,"Official Report" 847,2009,6,10,"Central African Republic",Vakaga,Birao,Birao,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,10.2961965,22.7809907,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff killed in Birao under unknown circumstances, amid escalating violence.",Archived,Archived 848,2009,6,11,"Sri Lanka",Eastern,Batticaloa,Batticaloa,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.4594924,81.2309621,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff abducted by unidentified armed men arriving in a white van Thursday morning. The victim is employed by and NGO in Vellaave",Archived,Archived 849,2009,6,12,Yemen,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,2,2,0,Kidnap-killing,Raid,"Project site",16.308528,43.403557,Unknown,Unknown,"4 INGO international (German, UK, South Korean) staff kidnapped from Yemen hopsital INGO program (9 in all kidnapped, including 3 children and 1 spouse - German) Government officials on Sunday accused a Shi'ite militant group. Later found dead .",Archived,Media 850,2009,6,16,"Sri Lanka",Northern,Vavuniya,Vavuniya,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.7593439,80.4999646,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff missing and presumed kidnapped.",Archived,Archived 851,2009,6,16,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff director abducted by armed men. Other passengers released unharmed.",Archived,Archived 948,2009,6,18,Afghanistan,Parvan,"Shekh Ali",,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.94741,68.51234,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured during an IED attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 852,2009,6,23,Mauritania,Nouakchott,Nouakchott,Nouakchott,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",18.0794011,-15.9780393,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"1 INGO international (American) staff director of working in Mauritania, was shot in the head by unknown gunman on a street in the centre of the usually quiet city. The victim was resisting two men trying to kidnap him on a street when his attackers shot him and drove away, according to law enforcement. Al Queda later claimed responsibility, saying he was trying to convert Muslims to Christianity.",Archived,Media 853,2009,6,23,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,"Roadside IED",Unknown,Road,37,66,Unknown,Unknown,"3 UN national staff of a partner organization of a UN agency were killed by a roadside bomb.",Archived,Archived 854,2009,6,24,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,7,48,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver injured and passenger killed (not included here) when INGO vehcile came under attack, transporting a patient for medical care. Vehicle stolen.",Archived,Archived 855,2009,6,24,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,"Kutum (near)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,2,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (1 Irish, 1 Ugandan) staff kidnapped by a gang of armed men near Kutum, northern Darfur; both released 18 October.",Archived,Archived 863,2009,6,27,Bangladesh,Dhaka,Dhaka,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Mob violence",Unknown,24.12739425,90.42263438,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff raped and killed by gang in implied religious hate crime (Muslim v. Hindu).",Archived,Archived 856,2009,7,4,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,16,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,16,16,0,0,0,0,0,0,16,16,16,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.5487421,69.4346945,Unknown,Unknown,"16 UN national staff deminers were seized while travelling between Khost and Paktia provinces late on Saturday.",Archived,Archived 857,2009,7,5,Afghanistan,Khost,"Khost Matun","Latak (Latak Bazaar)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.33951,69.92041,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO national staff kidnapped by unknown forces.",Archived,Archived 960,2009,7,5,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Lait",Malha,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,15.0935129,26.1585109,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver was injured during a convoy attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 859,2009,7,6,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Sherzad,"Khada Khel",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",34.19418,69.98013,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff off duty security guard, who lived in the nearby village of Khada Khel, was shot and killed during a fire fight at the funeral of an AOG member that had been killed by the IMF the day before. It is not known what his role if any in the battle was, who shot him or if it was deliberate or accidental.",Yes,"Official Report" 858,2009,7,11,Afghanistan,Kapisa,"Nijrab ","Dara-e-Kalan ",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,34.9789,69.57242,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed when armed men entered his house in the early hours of the morning and fatally shot the individual. Thought to be a personal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 861,2009,7,15,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Walikale,Musezero,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Detention,Road,-0.66667,28.75,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot dead in Musezero, North Kivu, on the way home from work on the afternoon of 15 July. Victim found by colleagues, his pockets had been emptied and his INGO t-shirt removed. Villagers reported seeing the victim stopped by two men wearing Congolese army uniforms before he was killed.",Archived,Archived 860,2009,7,16,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Peshawar,4,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,2,0,2,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",34.0123846,71.5787458,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff (field officer and a guard) shot and killed and 2 UN national staff wounded at the Kacha Garhi refugee camp outside Peshawar in a botched kidnapping. Victims shot and killed by four to five unidentified gunmen in their car getting ready to leave the camp when gunmen tried to kidnap.",Yes,"Official Report" 866,2009,7,17,Kenya,"North Eastern",Mandera,Mandera,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,3,3,0,1,3,4,1,0,3,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,3.93545,41.853051,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO international (1 American, 1 Pakistani, 1 Zimbabwean) staff kidnapped and 1 INGO national staff guard injured in northern Kenya and took them across the border into Somalia. Roughly 10 gunmen arrived late Friday night at a house in the border town of Mandera where the workers were staying- wounding the watchman in the head and kidnapped the three workers; released 3 Oct.",Yes,"Focal Point" 870,2009,7,18,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,34.430247,70.448678,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver in Jalalabad was shot and killed during an apparent neighbourhood dispute. While the exact circumstances surrounding the case are unclear it does not appear that the incident was related to the driver",Archived,Media 871,2009,7,20,Sudan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff wounded when armed raiders forced their way into an aid compound belonging to the INGO and opened fire.",Archived,Archived 920,2009,7,20,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff kidnapped- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1229,2009,7,20,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Walikale,"Kiwanja, Buzito Quarter",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-0.66667,28.75,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot dead in Buzito quarter, in his house at 7pm on 20 July.",Yes,"Official Report" 872,2009,7,21,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national RC worker killed in the centre of Mogadishu on Tuesday afternoon, 21 July. Victim was travelling in a public transport vehicle when he was caught in crossfire and hit by a stray bullet and died instantly.",Archived,Archived 873,2009,7,21,Somalia,,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-1.641395,41.592921,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","2 NGO national staff executed by Al Shabaab militias in Raskamboni southern Somalia. The victims were reportedly accused of being spies for foreigners.",Archived,Archived 947,2009,7,26,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-1.256975,36.803277,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured when physically assaulted by unknown assailants while traveling home.",Yes,"Focal Point" 874,2009,7,27,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,4,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,1.79767,44.90755,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","4 NGO national staff beheaded by al-Shabab militants, allegedly for being Christian.",Archived,Archived 862,2009,8,4,Chad,Sila,Kimiti,Ade,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,12.66667,21.9,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Greek) staff and 1 INGO national staff kidnapped in Chad; national staff released after 2 days; Intl released a month later.",Archived,Media 876,2009,8,4,Sudan,"East Darfur","Bahr Al Arab","Al Deain",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contract driver shot dead by suspected robbers in Al Deain in South Darfur on Tuesday.",Archived,Media 939,2009,8,6,Chad,"Wadi Fira",Megri,Iriba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",15.1256549,22.2476009,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO female national staff stabbed in arm by unknown attackers.",Archived,"Focal Point" 867,2009,8,10,Chechnya,Grozny,Grozny,Grozny,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Kidnap-killing,Raid,Office/compound,43.3278775,45.6762535,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff found murdered after being kidnapped along with her husband by group of armed men who raided their office.",Archived,Archived 958,2009,8,10,Haiti,West,Delmas,Delmas,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,18.56401095,-72.28587483,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured when physically assaulted in a UN vehicle.",Yes,"Focal Point" 877,2009,8,13,Yemen,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,0,0,15,0,0,0,0,0,15,15,0,0,0,0,0,0,15,15,0,0,15,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,16.308528,43.403557,Unknown,Unknown,"15 RCS national staff kidnapped by rebel group.",Archived,Media 878,2009,8,16,Somalia,Bakool,Wajid,Wajid,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,3.80958,43.24628,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff guard wounded in raid on offices.",Archived,Archived 879,2009,8,16,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot by unknown assailants as he sat outside the office of the organization in the IDPs camps on the outskirts of Mogadishu.",Archived,Media 926,2009,8,18,Uganda,Northern,Kotido,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",2.75,32.9,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff assaulted by a military officer outside a bar- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 945,2009,8,19,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack","Public location",12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured during an armed robbery in a store.",Yes,"Focal Point" 915,2009,8,25,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,Kandahar,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,31.610269,65.701536,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC national staff killed at home during a shelling",Yes,"Focal Point" 880,2009,8,29,Afghanistan,Faryab,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,35.9261784,64.6237758,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"1 INGO national staff killed when their vehicle was caught in crossfire between Taliban and militias.",Archived,Media 966,2009,9,1,Uganda,Northern,Kotido,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",2.75,32.9,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff injured when physically assaulted by a military office and his colleagues outside a bar.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1270,2009,9,6,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Butembo,Butembo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,0.1249694,29.2919545,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff shot dead in Butembo by unidentified armed men at 10 p.m. on 6 September.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1112,2009,9,8,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub","Between Manewashi and Nyala",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.5,23.5,Unknown,Unknown,"One driver shot and seriously wounded when an INGO convoy of two vehicles was ambushed. The incident occurred a few hundred metres from a GoS checkpoint. The perpetrators robbed the passengers of cash and fled.",Yes,"Official Report" 941,2009,9,10,Sudan,"Western Bahr el Ghazal",Wau,Wau,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,7.7233933,27.9758201,"Host State","Military Police","I UN national staff physically assaulted and injured by a military police officer.",Yes,"Focal Point" 914,2009,9,11,Iraq,Ninewa,Al-Mosul,Mosul,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.3466059,43.127008,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff killed when he was ambushed and shot dead near his home.",Archived,Media 921,2009,9,18,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 881,2009,9,21,"Central African Republic",Haut-Mbomou,,,0,8,0,0,0,0,3,2,3,8,0,0,0,0,3,2,3,8,3,0,5,Unknown,Ambush,Road,6.3497929,25.6508738,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","3 INGO national staff killed and 2 INGO national staff wounded and 3 INGO staff missing when LRA attacked the INGO's vehicle.",Archived,Media 940,2009,9,26,Pakistan,FATA,Mohmand,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,34.41722,71.17917,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured when physically assaulted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 868,2009,9,30,"DR Congo","South Kivu",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-3.2850762,28.18012996,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed and 1 INGO national staff kidnapped. Returning from a supervisory visit to a shelter construction site, a vehicle containing two INGO national workers was traveling in a convoy with other civilian vehicles when unidentified gunmen attacked the group. During the attack, the INGO driver was taken and has now been reported safe by the INGO. The other worker was severely beaten and left on the side of the road. The victim was able to crawl for help to the nearby village, and later died while en route to a hospital.",Archived,Archived 882,2009,10,5,Pakistan,"Federal Capital Territory",Islamabad,Islamabad,9,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,8,1,0,0,1,5,4,0,9,3,2,4,"Body-borne IED",Raid,Office/compound,33.729388,73.093146,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Four UN national staff and 1 UN international (Iraqi) staff killed and 4 UN national staff seriously injured in Taliban suicide attack on offices.",Archived,Media 952,2009,10,5,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"2 UN national staff contracted drivers shot and killed during an ambush.",Yes,"Focal Point" 927,2009,10,6,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.5,72,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff of a partner organization abducted in a local dispute- held one night after the issue was resolved through local jirgas- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1113,2009,10,7,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,13.4435,22.4452278,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff was beaten and taken into custody by GoS police for unknown reasons. After arrival at the police station, he was immediately released. The staff member was brought to the clinic after he complained of pain in the head. No reason was given for his arrest despite inquiries.",Yes,"Official Report" 944,2009,10,11,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Kadugli,Kadugli,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.005922,29.718875,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot in the leg while driving to work.",Yes,"Focal Point" 869,2009,10,22,Sudan,,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFRC international (French/British) staff kidnapped from Darfur by a group of armed men who later demanded $1 million ransom. Released, 18 March 2010.",Archived,Archived 883,2009,10,24,Chad,N'Djamena,N'Djamena,N'Djamena,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,12.1191543,15.0502758,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff of a NGO partner killed and 1 UN national staff driver wounded in their vehicle by bandits.",Archived,Media 884,2009,10,28,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,12,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,9,0,12,3,9,0,12,1,2,9,"Body-borne IED",Raid,Office/compound,34.5197058,69.1624302,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"3 UN international (1 Filipino, 1 Liberian, 1 Ethiopian) staff killed and 9 UN international staff wounded in a Taliban suicide bomber attack on a guest house in Kabul.",Yes,"Official Report" 928,2009,11,4,Uganda,Northern,Kotido,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,2.75,32.9,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded when shot while on a motorbike- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 885,2009,11,6,Indonesia,Aceh,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,4,97,Unknown,Unknown,"1 IFRC international (German) staff wounded in a drive-by shooting. Motivation unclear.",Archived,Media 886,2009,11,9,Chad,Lac,Kaya,Kawa,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",13.57002,14.08351,Unknown,Unknown,"1 ICRC international (French) staff kidnapped by armed men in eastern Chad in the village of Kawa, near the border with Sudan. Released, 6 February.",Archived,Media 1114,2009,11,14,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Fasher","Al Fasher",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,13.626786,25.349635,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was injured and suffered a mild concussion when a piece of brick was thrown through a window of an INGO guest house.",Yes,"Official Report" 887,2009,11,16,Yemen,Sana'a,Arhab,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,15.406032,44.215669,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Japanese) staff kidnapped by local tribesmen for leverage to have clansmen released; viticim released 7 days later.",Archived,Media 888,2009,11,21,"Central African Republic",Vakaga,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,9.7420258,21.5017241,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (French) staff kidnapped- those responsible claim not targetting aid workers but rather the French. Released, 14 March.",Archived,Media 889,2009,11,25,Mali,Gao,Menaka,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Public location",15.9167,2.4,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"1 INGO International staff kidnapped from hotel by al-Qaeda group looking to exchange for release of 4 prisoners. Released in Feb 2010.",Archived,Media 890,2009,11,26,Philippines,"Northern Mindanao",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,5.8506231,120.0284035,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and later died.",Archived,Media 891,2009,11,27,Afghanistan,Takhar,Farkhar,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",36.5805455,69.8615753,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national RC worker in Takhar province of northern Afghanistan shot and killed outside mosque.",Archived,Media 1271,2009,11,27,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,Beni,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,0.4938268,29.46518612,Unknown,Unknown,"1 LNGO staff (driver) shot dead in Beni around midnight on 27 November",Archived,Archived 892,2009,11,29,Mauritania,Inchiri,Akjoujt,"Chelkhett Legtouta",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,3,2,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,20.06194,-15.14889,Unknown,Unknown,"3 INGO international (Spanish) staff kidnapped when they became separated from a convoy carrying supplies- one had been shot 3 times in the leg trying to escape. One victim released March 2010, the other two in August 2010.",Archived,Media 962,2009,12,1,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Butembo,Butembo,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,0.1249694,29.2919545,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff contracted driver was injured during a convoy attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1274,2009,12,12,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Kitchanga,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-1.2504197,29.0607175,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff shot dead in Kitchanga Centre at 7:45 p.m. on 12 December.",Yes,"Focal Point" 893,2009,12,15,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,0,5,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,1,0,0,1,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Unknown,Office/compound,33.5487421,69.4346945,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO international staff and 4 NGO national staff killed in explosion at the office of an aid agency.",Archived,Media 1275,2009,12,17,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff shot dead 100 m next to his house on 17 December around 5 a.m.",Yes,"Focal Point" 894,2009,12,22,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,Beledweyne,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,4.73583,45.20361,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff shot and killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 895,2009,12,24,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,Kandahar,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.610269,65.701536,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff killed when suicide bomber detonated device as he passed on his motorcycle. UN agency does not believe victim was the intended target of the blast.",Yes,"Official Report" 1077,2009,12,27,Somalia,Gedo,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,3,42,Unknown,Unknown,"The head of a local NGO was shot and killed by unidentified gunmen in his house overnight. The man had just returned from a trip to Nairobi. Motive unclear.",Archived,Media 964,2010,1,3,Ethiopia,Shabelle,"Godey City",Gode,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Unknown,5.9526975,43.5522312,"Host State","Ethiopian Defence Forces","1 UN national staff injured when physically assaulted by EDF military forces for carrying a VHF radio.",Yes,"Focal Point" 896,2010,1,10,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,"Trinkot ","Kahriz ",0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,5,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,32.62998,65.87806,Unknown,Unknown,"Three INGO national staff were killed and two INGO national staff injured when their vehicle ran over a land mine in Uruzgan province.",Pending,Media 898,2010,1,15,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Sana,0,0,3,0,0,0,1,0,2,3,0,0,0,0,1,0,2,3,1,0,2,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,2.0427779,45.3385636,Unknown,Unknown,"3 local staff of a local NGO were kidnapped (2 others were also taken but for less than 24 hrs); the body of one, a long time security guard for the organisation, was found abandoned in Mogadishu with hands tied and shot. The other two were tortured and released after negotiations on Jan 18.",Yes,"Focal Point" 899,2010,1,16,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",18.532498,-72.333064,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international staff (Dominican) staff shot and wounded while distributing aid.",Pending,Media 900,2010,1,17,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",18.532498,-72.333064,Unknown,Unknown,"1 NGO national staff shot while delivering corpses to a cemetary.",Pending,Media 901,2010,1,17,Iraq,Baghdad,Al-Adhamiyah,,0,0,3,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,2,1,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,33.4933777,44.34646766,Unknown,Unknown,"5 people shot at the offices of a local NGO in Baghdad. Three of them appear to have been staff employed by the organisation; the other two were visiting relatives. Of these three, two were killed and one (the head of the organisation) was wounded. Two security guards who were member of the Iraqi security forces were also wounded; they are not included here.",Pending,Media 1073,2010,1,20,Yemen,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,16.308528,43.403557,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN-contracted truck driver was attacked while on the road and seriously injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 902,2010,1,30,Afghanistan,Badghis,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,"Public location",35,63.75,Unknown,Unknown,"A convoy of contract transporter's trucks was attacked while parked overnight at an Aghan National Police checkpoint. One driver was injured, three trucks damaged and one truck seized by attackers.",Yes,"Focal Point" 922,2010,2,2,Nicaragua,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,13,-85,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff wounded- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 923,2010,2,11,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Kalehe,Matanda,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-1.63917,29.07806,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff wounded during ambush while in convoy with another (UN) vehicle.",Yes,"Focal Point" 907,2010,2,12,Uganda,Karamoja,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.79748245,34.18649998,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver was injured and 1 international consultant for the INGO (American) was injured when armed men in the Karamoja region opened fire on a group of vehicles (an INGO vehicle and a rented vehicle). The rental car driver, a police officer and a local official in the second vehicle were killed after their vehicle did not exit the ambush area (deaths not included in the database).",Pending,Media 908,2010,2,17,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-1.256975,36.803277,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international staff (Canadian) kidnapped after dropping off their child at school. Victim held for ransom and later resuced on 20 Feb. by police in a undercover operation.",Pending,Media 1057,2010,2,18,Kenya,Central,Nyeri,"Olenton, Nyeri",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,-0.75,37,Unknown,Unknown,"1 guard for an INGO was hospitalised after being hacked with machetes by a gang of thieves when they attacked the organisation's office at night during a black out. They demanded to be shown where the motorbikes were, and attacked the guard when they could not find them immediately.",Yes,"Focal Point" 909,2010,2,18,Pakistan,Balochistan,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,0,3,4,0,0,0,0,1,0,3,4,4,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,28,66,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"4 INGO national staff including one driver kidnapped after their vehicle was stopped on the road by armed men. 1 INGO national staff driver reported killed 15 June by Taliban after not receiving ransom. Three remaining staff released on 14 July.",Pending,Media 1041,2010,2,26,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Raid,"Public location",34.5197058,69.1624302,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 INGO national staff member was critically injured when suspected members of armed opposition groups launched an attack on the Noor Guest House, Park Residence Guest House and Safi Landmark Hotel in Kabul",Yes,"Focal Point" 924,2010,2,26,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.533333,69.166667,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed- no additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 955,2010,2,26,Afghanistan,Kabul,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Unknown,34.5197058,69.1624302,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured during a VBIED explosion.",Yes,"Focal Point" 910,2010,3,5,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,18.532498,-72.333064,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (Belgian, Czech) staff kidnnaped and held for five days. The two were grabbed, with their Haitian driver (not included), in the Petionville area of the city, but the driver was released a short time later.",Pending,Media 911,2010,3,10,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,12,0,0,0,0,8,4,0,12,0,0,0,0,8,4,0,12,5,2,5,"Complex attack",Raid,Office/compound,34.5,72,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"7 INGO national staff killed and 5 INGO national staff injured when militants stormed their office in the Mansehra district opened fire and detonated a bomb. It is believed the attack was made by Muslims, who often target Christian organizations in Pakistan, but an attack to retaliate against an increase in drone attacks on the Taliban in the northwest region has not been ruled out. 1 of the victims killed died 5 days later as a result of injuries.",Pending,Media 925,2010,3,10,Sudan,Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,6.75,30,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff wounded. No additional details provided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 912,2010,3,13,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,"Body-borne IED",Ambush,Road,34.5,72,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"3 NGO national staff killed in a suicide bomb explosion at a checkpoint. Up to 13 others killed and 53 injured. Local Taliban claimed responsibility.",Pending,Media 1069,2010,3,23,Ethiopia,Arsi,"Ziway Dugda",Rayitu,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,8,39,Unaffiliated,"Oromo clan","A convoy of contracted trucks was attacked with rudimentary weapons by the Oromo clan and food looted while on the road through Oromo territory; two drivers were slightly injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1038,2010,3,24,Afghanistan,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"3 national staff of an INGO were kidnapped and held for eight days.",Yes,"Focal Point" 913,2010,3,26,Afghanistan,Khost,"Khost Matun",Khost,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,1,0,1,1,3,0,4,2,0,2,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",33.33951,69.92041,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed, 2 INGO national staff injured and 1 INGO international (German) staff injured when a gunman attacked a group of aid workers inspecting a high school under renovation in eastern Afghanistan. 3 Afghan police also injured (not included).",Pending,Media 918,2010,4,11,Afghanistan,Helmand,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,31.341322,63.993456,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"1 national RC national staff kidnapped by Taliban; released 2 days later.",Pending,Media 917,2010,4,13,"DR Congo","South Kivu",,,0,0,0,8,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,1,1,0,0,8,8,0,0,8,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-3.2850762,28.18012996,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mai Mai Yakutumba","7 ICRC national staff and 1 ICRC international (Swiss) staff kidnapped by a group called the Mai Mai Yakutumba in Uvira region; released 16 April.",Yes,"Official Report" 659,2010,4,13,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,"Kandahar, Karez Bazar",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed by unknown gunmen on the way home.",Pending,Media 1042,2010,4,14,Madagascar,Atsimo-Andrefana,Sakaraha,"Toliara, Ifotaka-Ebelo",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-23.2,44.4,Unknown,Unknown,"A national INGO staff member working in the area of Ifotaka-Ebelo was attacked with knives. The attackers failed to steal his bag, but he was beaten violently on his head and face.",Yes,"Focal Point" 930,2010,4,15,Afghanistan,Baghlan,,,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.75,69,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"5 UN national staff kidnapped from their vehicle while en route from visiting a project site. Police say they are being held by the Taliban.",Yes,"Official Report" 968,2010,4,19,Niger,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,18,9,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Qaeda (affiliated)","1 NGO international (French) staff kidnapped by Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) and held hostage in Mali. Killed by beheading on 13 July. The group claimed it was retaliation after a raid of the group by French and Mauritanian forces resulted the death of some of their members.",Pending,Media 1062,2010,4,27,Sudan,"North Kordofan",Sheikan,"El Obeid",3,0,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,10.53018,29.93292,Unknown,Unknown,"A contracted truck was attacked by armed men. One escort detail was killed; driver and truck owner injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1078,2010,4,27,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,1.8427539,44.5937239,Unknown,Unknown,"A local NGO officer was shot and killed by unidentified gunmen. The NGO supplied water for displaced people. The deceased man was also a former administrator of a telecommunications company.",Pending,Media 956,2010,5,5,Iraq,Baghdad,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Unknown,33.3024248,44.3787992,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff injured during a VBIED explosion.",Yes,"Focal Point" 931,2010,5,10,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,1,2,1,0,1,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,18.532498,-72.333064,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO national staff driver kidnapped and killed and 1 INGO international (British) contracted staff kidnapped. The international staff member was released four days later and the body of the national staff victim was found the next day.",Pending,Media 932,2010,5,14,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,6.769709,47.430831,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff of a company contracted by a UN agency was killed when a gunman fired with an automatic weapon. The staff member was not conducting services related to the UN agency at the time.",Pending,Media 1061,2010,5,18,Cameroon,Garoua,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,9.3070698,13.3934527,Unknown,Unknown,"Staff member (driver) was injured in an ambush.",Yes,"Focal Point" 933,2010,5,18,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub","Nyala (near)",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,0,1,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.027197,24.878326,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO international (American) staff and two national staff, while traveling in a two-car convoy, were stopped and kidnapped by eight armed men. Local security sources believed the abduction was financially motivated. The two national staff were released relatively quickly, while the international staff member was released on 30 August 2010.",Pending,Media 1043,2010,5,23,Madagascar,Atsimo-Andrefana,Sakaraha,Toliara,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,-23.35,43.66667,Unknown,Unknown,"A national INGO staff was attacked at his home, located in Analapatsy, by six armed bandits armed with guns, swords and an axe. He has beaten and some money was stolen by the bandits.",Yes,"Focal Point" 984,2010,5,28,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Peshawar,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.0123846,71.5787458,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national NGO director kidnapped. Released August 3.",Pending,Archived 1032,2010,6,1,Sudan,"Upper Nile",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,9,33,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","At least two staffers from an INGO were reportedly beaten and detained by SPLA soldiers sometime in June. A spokesman for the southern army said they believed one of the beaten staff members was supplying food and medicine to elements of the opposition party.",Pending,Media 1066,2010,6,5,Sudan,"North Kordofan",Soudari,Nyin-Abaar,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,14.5844444,29.4917691,Unknown,Unknown,"A contracted truck was attacked when it broke down and the driver's assistant was killed. The driver was injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 934,2010,6,6,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,Abeche,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Public location",13.833056,20.834722,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO international (Swiss/British) staff kidnapped while leaving a restaurant in Abeche. Also taken were a Congolese colleague and national staff driver, who were released shortly after (so not counted here) east of Abeche. The international staff was released 9 days later.",Pending,Media 1051,2010,6,15,Malawi,Southern,Chiradzulu,Chiradzulu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,-15.69383135,35.16222661,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff beaten and tied up during an attack on an INGO office that involved robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1060,2010,6,18,Ethiopia,Korahe,Bodaley,Gerbo,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7,44,"Non-state armed group: National","Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF)","Staff member (driver) was shot and injured in a cross fire between rebel Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) fighters and Ethiopian Defence Forces (EDF).",Yes,"Focal Point" 1003,2010,6,18,Iraq,Diyala,Al-Muqdadiya,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Unknown,34,45,Unknown,Unknown,"Two NNGO's staff members were kidnapped on June 18th. Their families received messages saying that they were killed for working for the ""infidels""; the bodies had not been found as of 6 July 2010.",Yes,"Official Report" 967,2010,6,22,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO international (German) staff kidnapped along with a national staff driver (not counted) who was released shortly after. Germans Released 5 weeks later, in late July. The victims were kidnapped from their Nyala office by seven armed men in civilian clothes.",Pending,Media 1056,2010,6,29,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"1 guard for an INGO was shot in the hand and shoulder while guarding a child-friendly space in an IDP camp. The perpetrator had tried to steal chairs. Mershing - Tom kiter IDP camp",Yes,"Focal Point" 973,2010,6,29,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (District 9, Massoud Square)",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.52813,69.17233,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN international staff shot while driving a UN vehicle and later died from the injuries. Another UN staff (not counted) was in the vehicle but did not sustain injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 1276,2010,6,29,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,Beni,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,0.49113,29.47306,Unknown,Unknown,"One LNGO staff shot dead in his house at 11 p.m. on 29 June.",Pending,Archived 1075,2010,7,3,Yemen,Amran,Amran,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,15.654815,43.94099815,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN-contracted truck was attacked and food looted. A driver's assistant was injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 986,2010,7,3,Afghanistan,Ghowr,"Taywara ","Tangy Chardar",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,34,65,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff of INGO killed by IED while on his way home from the office on his motorcycle.",Yes,"Official Report" 987,2010,7,4,Afghanistan,Baghlan,"Baghlan-e Jadid ",,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Unknown,36.13068,68.70829,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"2 INGO national staff kidnapped during ambush by Taliban gunmen. Released on 14 July after the intervention of elders and ransom payments by victims' families.",Yes,"Official Report" 975,2010,7,7,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Nad Ali","Marjah (near)",0,4,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,4,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,4,0,0,4,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,31.53622,64.15271,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Four local staff of an INGO were kidnapped by unknown armed men while they were on the way from Marja District to Lashkar Gah City. The abductors demanded a ransom for their safe release. Two were killed, two were freed on August 17 when NATO and Afghan army forces discovered and attacked a Taliban prison",Yes,"Official Report" 977,2010,7,7,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,"Beasi Ekmalati ",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,34.41712,70.44959,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"1 INGO national staff killed when AOG fired six mortars towards JAF. At least two projectiles impacted in a residential area west of JAF, killing the INGO national staff member in his residence and injuring two civilians (not counted).",Yes,"Official Report" 1037,2010,7,8,Kyrgyzstan,Bishkek,Bishkek,Bishkek,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,42.87,74.59,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO staff member (American) was physically assaulted and wounded while returning home late in the evening with another international staff. Both were robbed, but it is not clear if this was the only motive for the incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 988,2010,7,8,Afghanistan,Parvan,"Shinwari ",,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,35.03975,69.00685,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staffer killed along with two ANP personnel by IED strike on a convoy. Target presumed to be ANP, not UN.",Yes,"Official Report" 976,2010,7,10,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Chahar Bolak",Kalili,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,36.83763,66.63932,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"1 INGO national staff riding on a motorcycle was wounded by two unknown armed men, believed to be ACGs. They stopped the staffer who was en route to visit program recipients. The armed men beat the staff member and he attempted to escape; subsequently, the perpetrators shot and injured him.",Yes,"Official Report" 979,2010,7,10,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (District 12, Poli Charkhi, Tangi area)",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,34.52813,69.17233,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff sustained gunshot injuries when he was caught up in a shooting incident that involved two families drawn in a land dispute.",Pending,Archived 1059,2010,7,11,Uganda,Central,Kampala,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Body-borne IED",Unknown,"Public location",0.3177137,32.5813539,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","1 international (American) who was working with an INGO was killed when a bomb exploded on a rugby field in Kampala, during the bombings that took place during the World Cup.",Pending,Media 989,2010,7,11,Afghanistan,Baghlan,"Pul-e Khumri ",,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.94458,68.71512,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"3 INGO national staffers kidnapped by armed opposition forces who searched their vehicle ""for material relating them to GOA, ANSF or NGOs."" Held for 6 days, then released ""unharmed due to the staff members",Yes,"Official Report" 990,2010,7,14,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,31.6257334,65.7145053,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"4 national NGO workers kidnapped by anti-government elements. Released four days later after community mediation",Yes,"Official Report" 991,2010,7,15,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Khwaja Sabz Posh",,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.9261784,64.6237758,"Non-state armed group: National","Pashtun and Uzbek anti-government forces","Two INGO staff members were kidnapped by Pashtun and Uzbek anti-government forces while on the road in Qara Shekhi Village. One released on 28 July, and the other on 31 July, following intervention by local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 992,2010,7,19,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN national staff member kidnapped by masked armed men while traveling to Terdishe from Mogadishu. Driver was released a short time later.",Pending,Media 993,2010,7,21,Afghanistan,Faryab,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.9261784,64.6237758,Unknown,Unknown,"4 staff members of a medical NGO (one woman and three men) and a child were abducted while they were travelling to provide health services in a private vehicle. The female staff member, her husband and the child were released the same day. The abductors later released the two remaining staff at approximately 1530 hrs on 27 July, after local elders negotiated with the abductors. Victims were interrogated on their knoweldge of Islam, and accused of spreading Christianity.",Yes,"Official Report" 994,2010,7,27,Afghanistan,Herat,Herat,Kushk,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.3508273,62.2164003,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national NGO workers kidnapped and released the following day after intervention by elders. Motive unclear",Yes,"Official Report" 1050,2010,8,2,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 UN agency national staff (driver) shot at in the right hand during an ambush of two vehicles carrying INGO and UN agency staff.",Yes,"Focal Point" 995,2010,8,2,Afghanistan,Herat,Herat,Herat,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,34.34817,62.19967,Unknown,Unknown,"1 female national staffer of an INGO attacked and stabbed with knife. Motive unclear",Yes,"Official Report" 983,2010,8,5,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Wakhan,"Sharrun Valley",0,10,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,8,0,0,8,10,0,0,10,0,0,10,Unknown,Ambush,"Public location",36.75,72,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"10 INGO staff (2 nationals, 8 internationals: 6 US, 1 Briton, 1 German) executed by Taliban gunmen while on trek through forest.",Yes,"Official Report" 1055,2010,8,7,Bangladesh,Khulna,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Road,22.81513955,89.44492672,Criminal,Unknown,"1 local employee of an INGO was given food to eat by criminals traveling in the guise of passengers while on a bus. He became unconscious and had to be hospitalised. His mobile phone and cash were stolen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1040,2010,8,21,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,37,66,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"1 national staff of an INGO killed. Information suggests he was killed by Taliban, due to his involvement in a project for local militia, which is a government project established to empower the local community to look after their own security.",Yes,"Focal Point" 997,2010,8,21,Afghanistan,Faryab,Qaysar,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Home,35.6854469,64.2833366,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","2 local INGO staffers kidnapped in front of a private house in Aq Mazar village by armed opposition groups. Released 6 September.",Yes,"Official Report" 998,2010,8,23,Afghanistan,Herat,Guzara,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.34817,62.19967,Unknown,Unknown,"1 international (German) and 1 national staff were kidnapped after their car was stopped on the road by a group of armed men firing in the air. There were 6 staffers in the car, of which two were abducted. Released Aug 29 after negotiation. Attack appeared planned in advance.",Yes,"Official Report" 999,2010,8,28,Afghanistan,Faryab,,,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,1,4,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.9261784,64.6237758,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"5 local NGO staff - 4 female aid workers and their driver - were abducted by unknown gunmen. The AOGs held the group in various locations until they were released on 9 September from Langar Village of Almar District.",Pending,Media 1005,2010,8,29,Afghanistan,Faryab,Kohistan,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.41667,64.75,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"4 national INGO staff abducted and held until Sept 18.",Yes,"Official Report" 1000,2010,8,30,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,"Shahr-e Buzurg",,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,36.75,72,Unknown,Unknown,"3 local personnel of an INGO (2 employees one community volunteer) were killed and two others (one staff and one community volunteer) wounded when their vehicle was struck by a roadside bomb. Suspected target was government vehicle, not the INGO. Only staff, not community volunteers are included in the count here.",Pending,Media 1033,2010,9,2,Afghanistan,Konar,"Wata Pur ",Shinkurak,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.95,71.13333,Unknown,Unknown,"A private vehicle was ambushed by small arms fire from unknown assailants. Of the total 6 passengers in the vehicle, 2 were NGO national staff members (1 male, 1 female). While all passengers were injured in the incident, only 1 (the female staff member) was confirmed to have been wounded by the weapons fire with the remainder suspected to have suffered various degrees of injury by the subsequent vehicle crash.",Yes,"Official Report" 1001,2010,9,2,Afghanistan,Konar,"Wata Pur ",Shegal,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.95,71.13333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 female national staffer of an NGO shot and wounded by small arms fire while travelling with other staffers in a vehicle unrelated to NGO business.",Yes,"Official Report" 1002,2010,9,5,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,Kandahar,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,31.610269,65.701536,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff driver of demining NGO shot and killed",Yes,"Official Report" 1049,2010,9,19,Pakistan,Punjab,Layyah,Layyah,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",30.86017,72.31976,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national staff became unconscious when they were hit on their heads with batons during a riot that broke out with around 1000 people in an attempt to loot food items, during a food distribution.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1048,2010,9,23,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Walikale,"Kisheshe/ Nyanzale",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-0.66667,28.75,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff (driver) wounded when the INGO vehicle he was driving was shot at on the road.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1072,2010,9,24,Uganda,Karamoja,Nabilatuk,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,2.020556,34.584167,Unknown,Unknown,"A contracted truck was attacked by armed warriors and the driver's assistant injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1006,2010,9,27,Afghanistan,Baghlan,"Baghlan-e Jadid ",,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,1,3,4,0,0,0,0,0,1,3,4,1,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.13068,68.70829,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff (driver) of an INGO wounded and 3 others abducted while in a convoy of INGO vehicles. The 3 abducted staff were released on Sept 30.",Yes,"Official Report" 1007,2010,10,1,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",18.532498,-72.333064,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 national staff of an international organization shot and killed as he boarded a collective taxi shortly after cashing his first paycheck. Suspected motive was robbery. The organization suspended work at the site where the staff member was supervising.",Pending,Media 1034,2010,10,6,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Pasaband,"Sinay ",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",33.68956,64.8531,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Armed groups occupied a governmental clinic, which is supported by an NGO, and abducted the guard on duty. They appear to have used the clinic as a base.",Yes,"Official Report" 1008,2010,10,7,Afghanistan,Samangan,"Dara-i-Sufi Bala",,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,4,0,0,Shelling,Ambush,Road,36.26468,68.01551,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff killed and 3 national staff wounded, all from an intl demining NGO, when their vehicle was attacked by an RPG fired from a distance. Motive unclear.",Yes,"Official Report" 1019,2010,10,8,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,18.532498,-72.333064,Unknown,Unknown,"A national employee of an INGO was killed when he was shot by unknown assailants in his car shortly after cashing a check for $2000.",Yes,"Official Report" 1009,2010,10,9,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Chaki Wardak","Bianan ",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,34.1081,68.4936,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"1 national employee of an INGO was among those killed during an operation between international forces with Afghan forces against a shadow govt and armed opposition groups.",Yes,"Official Report" 1010,2010,10,12,Afghanistan,Faryab,Maymana,"Deh Shahidan ",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,36.25,64.83333,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 national INGO staff wounded (another only slightly wounded) when they were fired upon by an armed individual while riding a motorcycle. The incident resulted from a long standing personal dispute and is unrelated to the INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1070,2010,10,13,Haiti,West,Cabaret,"Morne Cabrit",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,18.53917,-72.335,Unknown,Unknown,"A convoy of contracted trucks was attacked. Two drivers were shot and injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1020,2010,10,14,Somalia,Galguduud,Adado,Adado,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,6.13929,46.62413,Unknown,Unknown,"A British national working for an INGO was kidnapped in Somalia near the border with Ethiopia. Released on Oct 19. A Somali co-worker was also taken but was released hours later.",Pending,Media 1035,2010,10,15,Sudan,"Eastern Equatoria","Kapoeta South",Kapoeta,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Landmine ",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",4.9,33.8,Unknown,Unknown,"An international technical expert for a demining INGO was killed during an explosion while working at a mine clearance site. An investigation is underway as to the exact cause of the incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 1044,2010,10,15,"DR Congo",Kinshasa,Kinshasa,Kinshasa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-4.3217055,15.3125974,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO local employee, accompanied by his siblings, was attacked by a group armed with knives, and robbed. The employee was hit with a machete on his hand and his fingers suffered major injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1063,2010,10,16,Afghanistan,Wardak,Saydabad,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,34.00037,68.71346,Unknown,Unknown,"A driver of a contracted truck was killed in an ambush",Yes,"Focal Point" 1046,2010,10,17,Chad,Batha,"Batha Ouest",Ati,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.212495,18.3396815,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national staff (driver) of an INGO was severely beaten during an ambush on the road.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1054,2010,10,17,"Sierra Leone",Eastern,Kono,Koidu-Sefadu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,8.4631769,-10.7846261,Unknown,Unknown,"1 local employee of an INGO was attacked at night while she traveled in a commercial vehicle. Men attacked her with knives and sticks, stole valuables, and took her to an isolated location for around 3 hours. She was hospitalised for injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1076,2010,10,17,Afghanistan,Herat,Herat,Herat,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.3508273,62.2164003,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN-contracted staff members were abducted by a group of militants while returning from a mission. One employee was released on 28 Oct while the other was released on 4 Nov; both unharmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1065,2010,10,18,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,Sisi,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,13.1909231,22.7402454,Unknown,Unknown,"A contracted truck was attacked on the road and the driver's assistant killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1011,2010,10,20,Pakistan,Punjab,Muzafargarh,Muzafargarh,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,"Mob violence",Road,30.86017,72.31976,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national INGO staff were injured and their vehicles damaged by a group of people while making door-to-door registry to be issued local cards issued by their organisation.",Yes,"Official Report" 1277,2010,10,21,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,Beni,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,0.4938268,29.46518612,Unknown,Unknown,"The president of a LNGO was shot and killed at 9 p.m. on 21 October",Yes,"Focal Point" 1024,2010,10,22,Pakistan,Punjab,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,29.3743832,71.665621,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A staff member of a local NGO was kidnapped by people who initially indicated that they were anti-corruption officers. They later said they were a Taliban group and asked for 10 million rupees ransom.",Yes,"Official Report" 1012,2010,10,22,Pakistan,Sindh,"Karachi Central","New Karachi Town",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,24.9056,67.0822,Unknown,Unknown,"The head of an NGO for disabled people was gunned down outside his home or office (reports differ). Two men on a motorbike came and stopped outside the building where the man was sitting. One of the assailants pulled out a pistol and fired multiple shots at him. Motive unclear.",Pending,Media 1013,2010,10,25,Afghanistan,Takhar,Bangi-Taloqan,"Duraye Bangi (Kunduz Main Road)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,1,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.73605,69.53451,Unknown,Unknown,"An international staff member (Dutch) and driver of an INGO that helps disabled people were abducted when armed men hijacked their vehicle. Both were released on 2 December 2010.",Yes,"Official Report" 1014,2010,10,25,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,"Mullah Kochi",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,31.61332,65.71013,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A national staff member of a demining NGO was shot and wounded. The same organization had been approached by persons claiming to be AOG several weeks ago and told to cease operations in the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1015,2010,10,26,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Tulak,"Tangi Nabat",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.1605257,64.9201949,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An armed opposition group hijacked an NGO vehicle while staff were on their way back from a project and abducted 3 staff members. A few hours later, the group released unharmed one of the NGO staff who was from local area. The remaining 2 individuals (an engineer and a driver) were taken by the group; the next day, one of the abducted NGO staff managed to escape; the armed groups attempted to take him back but the community interfered (there are reports that a brief fire fight ensued between the AOG and the locals). Three days later, on 30 October, due to the negotiation and support of local elders the last NGO staff was released unharmed. (Note: only 1 individual was confirmed as abducted for more than 24 hrs.) There are indications that the motive for this hijacking and abduction was financial.",Yes,"Official Report" 1053,2010,10,29,Pakistan,"Federal Capital Territory",Islamabad,Islamabad,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,33.729388,73.093146,Unknown,Unknown,"1 night watchman attacked during an incursion on an INGO office at night.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1016,2010,10,29,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Nad Ali",Marjah,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,31.517771,64.114227,Unknown,Unknown,"2 female nationals working on a women's microeconomic development project (jam production and/or a tailoring cooperative), funded through a USAID initiative, were shot and beheaded. Motive unclear.",Yes,"Official Report" 1068,2010,11,1,Afghanistan,Bamyan,Shibar,"Jandar Bazar",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,34.75921,68.04579,Unknown,Unknown,"A convoy of contracted trucks came under attack and two drivers were injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1021,2010,11,2,Afghanistan,Faryab,Almar,Almar,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Home,36.04001,64.55122,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO staff member was abducted from in front of his private residence by unknown armed men. The abductors demanded a ransom from his family in exchange for his release, and did not indicate that they were politically or ideologically motivated. The man was released on 6 November. It is suspected, but not confirmed, that the family paid some form of ransom for his release.",Yes,"Official Report" 1017,2010,11,2,Afghanistan,Paktia,Jaji,"DAC Bazaar area",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,33.66667,69.33333,Unknown,Unknown,"1 national employee of an NGO was injured when a rocket was fired in the direction of the district administrative centre and hit a guest house where the staff member was staying (2 other guests also injured).",Yes,"Official Report" 1018,2010,11,4,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","3 Latvians working for an air service company contracted by a UN agency were abducted by a group of armed men as they were travelling in a mini-bus to their residence in Nyala. They were released on 8 Dec.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1022,2010,11,10,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Chaparhar,,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.2774646,70.3594011,Unknown,Unknown,"A white marked vehicle from a local de-mining NGO narrowly missed the detonation of an IED placed under a culvert, only to be struck by a second IED placed under a second culvert in the immediate area. As a result, one local NGO staffmember was killed in the explosion, while a colleague was injured. The attack appears not to have been targeted at the NGO, but rather incidental.",Yes,"Official Report" 1071,2010,11,11,Haiti,Nord,North,"Cap Haitien",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,19.75778,-72.20417,Unknown,Unknown,"A contracted truck was attacked by 12 unidentified perpetrators. Food stolen and driver injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1766,2010,11,11,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",East,Derna,"Derna Port",0,9,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,9,9,0,0,9,9,9,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,"Public location",32.766055,22.65182,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Nine aid workers (British, Algerian, and Irish) who were delivering aid to Gaza via ship were kidnapped by the ship's owner and captain, who were subsequently detained by Greek police. One Irish journalist and seven Libyan police officers were also on board and kidnapped.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1023,2010,11,13,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.5532126,66.2426766,Unknown,Unknown,"Three INGO staff members were taken from the main road while driving a marked white truck transporting heavy equipment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1079,2010,11,13,Somalia,Galguduud,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,5,47,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A driver contracted by a UN agency was shot and killed and food aid was looted. The incident was apparently linked to a clan dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1058,2010,11,16,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Office/compound,30.1898249,67.019108,Unknown,Unknown,"1 doctor who heads a national NGO was attacked and killed in his office. Motivation unknown. Date is approximate only.",Yes,"Official Report" 1025,2010,11,18,Afghanistan,Wardak,Saydabad,"Barat Khel",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Home,34.00037,68.71346,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"AOG under the command of a prominent mullah abducted an INGO national staff member, while on a home visit. 2 days later, on 20 November, the staff member was released unharmed through negotiation. During the captivity, the staff member was question as to the identity of the organization, his position, programming and donors.",Yes,"Official Report" 1067,2010,11,25,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"A vehicle hired by a UN agency was shot at and the driver was injured while picking up staff from the airport.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1027,2010,11,26,Philippines,"Lanao del Sur",1st,Marantao,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.95,124.23333,Unknown,Unknown,"A gunman shot dead a Filipino driver (employee of a contractor) delivering aid for the UN. Motive not established.",Pending,Media 1074,2010,11,26,Yemen,Sana'a,"Bani Al Hadith","Amanat Al Asimah",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,15.337484,44.184304,Unknown,Unknown,"A convoy of contracted trucks was attacked, one driver injured and food looted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1026,2010,11,28,Afghanistan,Samangan,"Dara-i-Sufi Bala","Daan Naw",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,36,67.666667,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","A verbal argument between three NGO staff members and local community over the transportation construction materials degenerated into violence and the NGO staff were physically assaulted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1028,2010,11,30,Afghanistan,Herat,"Injil ",,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,34.30157,62.2465,Unknown,Unknown,"The corpse of a female national INGO staff member was found, after she went missing during work. Reportedly, she was physically assaulted and killed by an unknown number of perpetrators. A criminal motive such as robbery or a personal dispute is assumed to be the reason for the killing.",Yes,"Official Report" 1029,2010,12,1,Afghanistan,Wardak,Jaghatu,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.25,68,Unknown,Unknown,"A local employee of an INGO and his driver were kidnapped while driving in a low profile vehicle and taken to an unknown location. The driver was released the next day (so not counted here). The other employee was released on Dec 5 following the intervention of local elders and religious authorities.",Yes,"Official Report" 1031,2010,12,4,Somalia,"Woqooyi Galbeed",Sanaag,,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,10,44.5,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff (a security guard) killed and another national staff (a community mobilizer) wounded when their vehicle stumbled upon an ambush. The INGO they worked for was distributing cash and the money was being delivered by a local money transfer company, known as hawala. The two staff were travelling 70 km behind the hawala and came across the bandits, who had been holding the money transfer staff for almost an hour.",Pending,Media 1036,2010,12,5,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Lashkar Gah","Lashkar Gah",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,31.59382,64.37161,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two members of armed opposition groups riding on a motorbike opened fire at a local national working with an INGO that has a profile and conducts activities that differ from typical NGO's as an interpreter. The victim later died of his wounds in the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1030,2010,12,6,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Chahar Bolak",Charbolak,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.83763,66.63932,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO staff injured when an NGO vehicle came under small arms fire while driving. No further details known.",Yes,"Official Report" 1047,2010,12,8,Malawi,Southern,Chiradzulu,Chiradzulu,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,-15.69383135,35.16222661,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national staff beaten and injured during a raid on an INGO compound. Attack may have been related to a robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1039,2010,12,12,Iraq,Al-Anbar,Al-Ramadi,Ramadi,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.4205927,43.307505,Unknown,Unknown,"3 national staff of an INGO were killed by a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device outside the main entrance to the Government Center in Ramadi. INGO victims were not considered the target rather of being in the wrong place at the wrong time.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1052,2010,12,17,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Rutshuru,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Unknown,-0.66667,28.75,Unknown,Unknown,"2 drivers from an INGO beaten and threatened with death during an attack on their organisation's vehicle, in which goods and money were stolen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1045,2010,12,29,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,"Qasem Pul ",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.61332,65.71013,Unknown,Unknown,"A local national employed by an NGO was shot in the head while in his vehicle. The victim received medical attention. There are no indications that this shooting was carried out by AOG, or is related to the victim's status as an NGO employee. The true motive for this shooting, as yet unconfirmed, may be related to personal disputes.",Yes,"Official Report" 1080,2011,1,3,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack","Public location",7,48,Unknown,Unknown,"A local staff of an INGO was injured when an RCIED exploded near a hotel, injuring 4 people. The attack was thought to be targeted at the Governor. The injured local staff was arrested under suspicion of involvement in the attack.",Pending,Media 1081,2011,1,4,Afghanistan,Takhar,Taloqan,Taloqan,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,36.7344674,69.533301,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff of an INGO was shot and wounded by two unknown individuals riding on a motorcycle. The perpetrators approached a group of 5-6 people, including the staff member, as they were walking, and fired a single shot.",Yes,"Official Report" 1230,2011,1,4,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,"Chinarto ",,2,1,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,1,0,2,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,32.83333,66,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO (a UN partner) staff member and two UN contractor employees were killed when an IED exploded in the vicinity of contracted trucks carrying food in Chinarto District.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1082,2011,1,6,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",Sar-e-Pol,Sar-e-Pol,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,35.5532126,66.2426766,Unknown,Unknown,"The driver of a private car with five NGO staff was lightly wounded when their vehicle did not stop at an illegal checkpoint. He managed to drive away from the scene.",Yes,"Official Report" 1083,2011,1,6,Sudan,"South Darfur",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff member was attacked, stabbed and killed by an unknown group at his boarding place.",Yes,"Official Report" 1084,2011,1,7,Niger,Tillaberi,Niamey,Niamey,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack","Public location",13.51366,2.1098,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Qaeda (affiliated)","An international staff (French) of an INGO was killed along with another French man (not employed by the INGO) less than 24 hours after being kidnapped by suspected members of Al Qaeda in Islamic Maghreb. The two men were dining in a restaurant when they were approached at their table by four armed men. Niger's national guard and a French surveillance plane followed the vehicle and launched an attack, but the kidnapped men were killed.",Pending,Media 1231,2011,1,10,Sudan,,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,11.329444,25.08565623,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three national staff of an INGO were kidnapped by rebels and held for nine days before being released",Yes,"Focal Point" 1085,2011,1,11,Pakistan,Balochistan,Kalat,"Tambo Tehsil, Nasirabad Division",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,28,66,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national staff of a local NGO (an implementing partner of a UN agency) were kidnapped by unidentified armed men. They were released several days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1086,2011,1,13,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina (near)",3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Office/compound,13.4263009,22.6574884,Unknown,Unknown,"Three Bulgarian air crew members working for a private company contracted by a UN humanitarian agency were abducted upon landing on the helipad. There were released six months later on 6 June 2012.",Pending,Media 1232,2011,1,15,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Peshawar,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,34.0123846,71.5787458,Unknown,Unknown,"An employee of a UN-contracted company was struck and injured by a stray bullet while waiting for his truck to be loaded at a warehouse in Peshawar",Yes,"Official Report" 1233,2011,1,21,Pakistan,FATA,"South Waziristan",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Road,32.30397,69.68207,Unknown,Unknown,"Following threats, a Pakistani NGO working on polio eradication was abducted and killed a day later killed, The incident occurred while traveling from mir ali to mir anshah in South Wazirstan.",Yes,"Official Report" 1234,2011,1,24,Pakistan,Balochistan,"Killa Abdullah",Chaman,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,30.69854,66.55611,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO natl staff (male) was captured (held less than 24 hrs) while on the road, and severely beaten.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1087,2011,1,25,Pakistan,Balochistan,Mastung,"Ghanja Dori",0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,29.79455,66.72068,Unknown,Unknown,"Two workers for a local NGO (a driver and a female staff) were shot and killed on the spot while traveling 50 km from the provincial metropolois.",Yes,"Official Report" 1088,2011,1,27,Afghanistan,Parvan,Chaharikar,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Road,35.01361,69.17139,Unknown,Unknown,"A local female staff of an INGO engaged in education and microfinance was approached by two men on motorcycles, and killed on her way to a project location. The attackers fled the scene immediately afterwards. The victim was a 12th grade student in a local high-school, employed part-time as the INGO teacher trainer for a longer-term training program. The attackers targeted the said INGO staff member, possibly because of her involvement with women's programming.",Yes,"Official Report" 1235,2011,1,30,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Kabo,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,1,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,7.6920799,18.6243422,Unknown,Unknown,"Two international staff of an INGO were kidnapped and later released. Six national staff were taken and held briefly (not counted here because detention was less than 24 hours)",Yes,"Focal Point" 1236,2011,2,,Tanzania,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-6.5247123,35.7878438,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member of an INGO was killed in Tnazania. No other information is available",Pending,Archived 1089,2011,2,1,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Khogyani,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,34.2482128,70.1932137,Unknown,Unknown,"Two days after the attack, the body of an NGO staff member was found by local villagers. It appears that the staff member was traveling on his motorcycle towards his home village when he was abducted and killed execution-style. Motivation for the killing was not established.",Yes,"Official Report" 1272,2011,2,4,"Papua New Guinea","National Capital","National Capital","Port Moresby",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-9.4790411,147.1498139,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of a UN agency was injured in a car-jacking.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1314,2011,2,13,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Raid,Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,Unknown,Unknown,"A security guard for an INGO was injured when a and grenade was lobbed into the organization's compound.",Pending,Archived 1239,2011,2,15,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Rutshuru,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-1.183623,29.448832,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO driver was wounded in both his arms after unidentified armed men in military clothing at the side of the road shot at his vehicle,",Yes,"Focal Point" 1090,2011,2,18,Afghanistan,Faryab,Qaysar,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,35.6854469,64.2833366,Unknown,Unknown,"At least two guards were beaten and left in a ditch when three armed men broke into an INGO communications center.",Yes,"Official Report" 1237,2011,2,18,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,18.532498,72.333064,Criminal,Unknown,"A national staff driver of a foreign Red Cross organization sustained a gunshot wound to the arm when his vehicle came under fire from bandits attempting to rob a convoy.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1091,2011,2,19,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",34.430247,70.448678,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A local employee of an INGO was among those killed during a sustained firefight between armed opposition groups and ANP and IMF forces. Several dozen people were killed during the attack at Kabul Bank, where the INGO employee had gone to collect his salary.",Yes,"Official Report" 1092,2011,2,20,Somalia,Nugal,Burtinle,Burtinle,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,7.644954,47.827913,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"A national staff from an INGO was abducted by pirates at his residence in the evening. The abduction is reportedly related to private matters.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1238,2011,2,21,Afghanistan,Nurestan,Waygal,Wanat,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.221192,71.049777,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"An INGO driver was abducted by the Taliban along with two patients. The patients were released after an hour, and the driver was released after 2 hours. About 15 minutes down the road the driver was abducted again by another group of Taliban and was held until 2100hrs on 22 Feb.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1093,2011,2,23,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Lashkar Gah","Lashkar Gah",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,31.59382,64.37161,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A local employee of an INGO was wounded when he was shot by two members of an armed opposition group riding on motorcycle. The attack is thought to be related to the type of activity the INGO undertakes.",Yes,"Official Report" 1241,2011,2,28,Afghanistan,Balkh,Chimtal,"Bodana Qala",3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.67818,66.80325,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Three drivers of UN contracted trucks were abducted by Taliban fighters who looted the food, and burnt the trucks",Yes,"Focal Point" 1242,2011,3,1,Philippines,"Lanao del Sur",2nd,"Lumbayanague, Barangay Dalaun",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,7.09544,124.38721,Unknown,Unknown,"An national employee of a transport company contracted by a UN agency (together with his two sons) was abducted by armed men in Barangay Dalaun, Lumbayanague (Mindanao, Philippines) -allegedly in relation to perceived unfair distribution of rice transported by the company. The driver and his two sons were eventually released unconditionally",Yes,"Focal Point" 1243,2011,3,3,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,18.533333,-72.333333,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff of an INGO was kidnapped in Port au Prince and held for two days",Yes,"Focal Point" 1278,2011,3,3,Yemen,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,16.308528,43.403557,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A UN national staff member was struck and injured by a stray bullet in crossfire between Al-Houthi and Mujalli militias in Sa'da (Yemen).",Yes,"Focal Point" 1244,2011,3,10,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",West,Misrata,Misrata,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",32.3787858,15.0918851,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national Red Crescent medics were injured by a ricochet of bullets that hit a wall while they were trying to clear a corpse.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1094,2011,3,12,Afghanistan,Baghlan,"Dushi ","Dushi ",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,35.61527,68.65967,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national staff of a local NGO was killed most likely as a result of a confrontation with individuals with whom he was involved in a personal dispute. The death is not thought to be linked to his affiliation with an NGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1245,2011,3,16,Sudan,"Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.40395555,32.59254986,Unknown,Unknown,"The driver of a INGO-water tanker was shot and injured during an ambush that appeared directed at a commercial vehicle travelling in front of the INGO water truck in Torit (southern Sudan).",Yes,"Focal Point" 1246,2011,3,24,Myanmar,Central,Meiktila,Meiktila,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,20.90392275,95.8414149,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO staff number was wounded when she (and her two children) were attacked by a man with a sword in their home. The attacker was a guard from a neighboring house.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1103,2011,3,28,"Cote D'Ivoire",Tabou,Dapo-Iboke,"Du (Near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,4.5897813,-7.3887946,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff of an INGO was killed in unknown circumstances, during violence in the western part of the country, while on leave to attend to family matters.",Yes,"Official Report" 1099,2011,3,29,"Cote D'Ivoire",Abidjan,Abidjan,"Anyama, near Abidjan",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,5.30966,-4.01266,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A local staff, the head of an INGO, was kidnapped by an armed group while he was headed to a suburb of Abidjan to evacuate staff after violent clashes in that area. He was released two days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1247,2011,4,1,Honduras,"Departamento de Valle",Achiote,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.78333,-86.68333,Unknown,Unknown,"An ambulance driver was shot and wounded when the ambulance was attacked. Survived with a head wound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1280,2011,4,3,Sudan,Jonglei,Bor,Bor,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,6.1916214,31.604875,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was injured by blows to the head with a bottle in a non-work-related incident",Yes,"Focal Point" 1095,2011,4,5,Afghanistan,Konar,"Wata Pur ",,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.95,71.13333,Unknown,Unknown,"Three NGO staff received moderate to severe gunshot wounds when their vehicle was stopped by a group of gunmen who quickly opened fire on their vehicle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1121,2011,4,7,Afghanistan,Khost,"Nadir Shah Kot",Zeinkhel,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.4014634,69.8912294,Unknown,Unknown,"Two NGO staff were abducted while traveling through the area with a group of 9 NGO employees (from an INGO and a national partner NGO). Four staff managed to escape while three others were not targeted. The two employees were released unharmed sometime before 14 July 2011.",Yes,"Official Report" 1096,2011,4,10,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Uvira,Ngomo,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Unknown,-3.39534,29.13779,Unknown,Unknown,"Two staff (one national, one international) were wounded when unidentified armed men in military uniforms attacked and looted an INGO vehicle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1248,2011,4,10,Uganda,Northern,Kitgum,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,3.236667,33.093056,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff of na INGO was assaulted and robbed while returning home at around 23:00, in Kitgum. He was hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1279,2011,4,13,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kabkabiya,Kabkabiya,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",16,26,"Police or paramilitary",Unknown,"A UN national staff memberstaff was injured by a stray bullet during an exchange of gunfire between police and bank robbers in Kabkabiya, North Darfur in Sudan",Yes,"Focal Point" 1120,2011,4,18,Sudan,"Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,4.824871,31.607858,Unknown,Unknown,"A security guard for an INGO was murdered when someone entered the INGO compound and looted cash and valuables from the office.",Yes,"Official Report" 1101,2011,4,19,Sudan,Unity,,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,8.927721,29.788925,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","Two national staff (drivers) of a UN agency went missing after their vehicle was comandeered by SPLA and were forced to drive, carrying SPLA soldiers, into an area of active conflict.",Yes,"Official Report" 1122,2011,4,19,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,Quetta,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Office/compound,30.199,67.00971,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national staff of a national NGO were injured when a VBIED detonated remotely near two NGO offices. It is not known if and why the NGOs may have been targeted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1097,2011,4,22,Sudan,Jonglei,Duk,Pajut,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,7.4,32.4,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff of a UN agency was wounded when the convoy he was traveling with was ambushed by unknown armed elements wearing military uniforms.",Yes,"Official Report" 1098,2011,4,22,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (District 5)",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,34.2167554,69.9689529,Unknown,Unknown,"A local staff member of a local NGO was shot and killed by unknown armed men as he was exiting his home.",Yes,"Official Report" 1100,2011,4,23,Sudan,Jonglei,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,7.181962,32.356095,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff of a UN agency was killed during an attack by armed assailants while traveling on duty.",Yes,"Official Report" 1249,2011,5,4,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Ghazni,Ghazni,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.5448968,68.4132108,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"An INGO ambulance driver was abducted by Taliban, released unharmed six days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1250,2011,5,4,"Central African Republic",Vakaga,Birao,Tiroungoulou,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,9.5587495,22.1340055,Unknown,Unknown,"Four INGO national staff were ambushed, abducted and robbed, and held for three days. They were released unharmed",Yes,"Focal Point" 1251,2011,5,10,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Ghazni,Ghazni,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,33.5448968,68.4132108,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of an INGO was shot and seriously wounded while traveling to his home town on annual leave. It is believed that he was caught in the crossfire.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1252,2011,5,12,Sudan,Jonglei,Akobo,Walgak,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,8.159333,32.241833,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff member was shot and killed by the relative of another staff member of the organization in what appears to be a personal revenge killing.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1102,2011,5,13,Ethiopia,Jarar,Daror,"Jijiga (near)",4,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,4,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,4,1,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Unknown,8.53056,44.795,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN driver was killed, another staff wounded, and two staff captured when their UN agency vehicle was attacked by gunmen, in an area where pro-government forces are engaged in counter-insurgency operations against the ONLF. Each side blamed the other for the attack. UPDATE: the 2 kidnapped individuals were released on 30 June.",Pending,Media 1253,2011,5,18,"El Salvador","San Salvador",Guazapa,,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.87694,-89.17306,Unknown,Unknown,"Two young volunteer EMTs shot while walking to their office. One survived.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1123,2011,5,23,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Pasaband,Talmastan,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",33.68956,64.8531,Unknown,Unknown,"The head of an NGO clinic was physically assaulted and wounded when two armed men entered the clinic and requested that he accompany them to a patient, who was reportedly in a house in the vicinity of the clinic. The head of the clinic refused to go with him because he had to take care of other patients. Afterwards the men left the clinic reportedly without further demands or threats.",Yes,"Official Report" 1160,2011,5,25,Sudan,"Northern Bahr el Ghazal","Aweil West","Marial Bai",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Detention,Road,9.1060108,26.8461846,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One national INGO staff was badly beaten and treated for head injuries when four INGO staff were stopped by SPLA at a checkpoint. The staff members were brought to the military barracks and one was badly beaten.",Yes,"Official Report" 1115,2011,5,28,Yemen,Hadramawt,Sayun,Sayun,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,3,1,2,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,15.9454077,48.7870478,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three French INGO staff (two women, one man) were kidnapped in Hadramout region by what seemed to be an extremist Islamist group.",Yes,Media 1162,2011,6,,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,3.116667,43.65,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A local staff (polio specialist) was taken from his home in late June by Al Shabaab members. The office computer was also confiscated for investigations. His relative has said that she expects him to be released once the investigation is complete.",Pending,Media 1116,2011,6,2,Sudan,"North Darfur",Tawila,Tawila,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,8.65,29.85,Unknown,Unknown,"A driver contracted by an INGO to transport supplies was killed when his vehicle was struck by a landmine. Several other people were also killed, but they were not working for the contractor or the INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1117,2011,6,3,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Sholgara ","Kochek Qizl",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,36.82757,66.27988,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national NGO staff member (an assistant doctor) was stabbed and killed by armed men who entered his house. The men also beat his wife into unconsciousness. It is thought that this incident was the result of a personal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1124,2011,6,3,Afghanistan,Lowgar,"Baraki Barak",Sajawand,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,33.96744,68.9492,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 NGO deminer was abducted and later beheaded by a group of four members of an armed opposition group. He was employed by the NGO and was spending his leave in his home village.",Yes,"Official Report" 1125,2011,6,5,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Ming Darakht",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.82137,64.76505,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member of an NGO was abducted and later released due to the interventions of local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1118,2011,6,7,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Khogyani,Pirakhel,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.22706,70.14675,Unknown,Unknown,"While on his way from his home to the office, a locally hired NGO employee was shot and injured.",Yes,"Official Report" 1119,2011,6,7,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Khogyani,"Dac ",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,"Public location",34.22706,70.14675,Unknown,Unknown,"A second employee from the NGO office was targeted by gunmen as he was walking in the DAC area, suffering gunshots wounds to his body.",Yes,"Official Report" 1126,2011,6,7,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,36.7,67.116667,"Host State","Afghan Armed Forces","A national staff member of an NGO was stopped and beaten by soldiers while travelling in his private vehicle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1127,2011,6,8,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Kadugli,Kadugli,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,11.005922,29.718875,"Host State","Sudanese Armed Forces","A UN national staff member was shot and wounded by Sudanese Armed Forces (PDF), near PDF HQ.",Yes,"Official Report" 1128,2011,6,9,Afghanistan,Daykondi,Miramor,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,33.68971,66.55116,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A contractor hired by a UN agency to provide stationery for schools was physically attacked by the District Governor after refusing to seek his approval for the distribution.",Yes,"Official Report" 1130,2011,6,11,Afghanistan,Konar,Asadabad,Asadabad,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.87311,71.14697,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","3 NGO national staff remained in captivity after a group of 13 persons, including 10 NGO workers, were stopped by 10 armed men thought to be AOG while traveling in a rented vehicle. Some of the group was not abducted, while local elders negotiated the release of 5 of the NGO staff the next day (not counted here). The remaining 3 were still in captivity several days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1131,2011,6,16,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,Aqcha,"Zadriani (Besh Kapa)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,36.93876,66.14768,Unknown,Unknown,"The driver of an INGO vehicle was injured when an IED detonated.",Yes,"Official Report" 1161,2011,6,18,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Hagadera, Dadaab",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",0.003552,40.375192,Unknown,Unknown,"A driver for an international aid agency was hit with a pistol on the forehead by armed Somalis who attacked him as he was coming out of his hotel. The attackers stole the vehice and fled across the Kenya-Somali border.",Pending,Media 1132,2011,6,19,Sudan,"Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.840895,31.603638,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted truck driver was seriously beaten and injured on his left hand when unknown armed persons robbed the trucks at a checkpoint near Juba town. The perpetrators stole a number of items. The trucks were carrying non-food items.",Yes,"Official Report" 1133,2011,6,23,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Mansehra,Mansehra,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Office/compound,34.33333,73.2,Unknown,Unknown,"At least two office managers of an INGO were physically assaulted when a group of 40-45 people forcibly entered the INGO office and held them hostage for two hours. The offenders accused the INGO of not paying invoices.",Yes,"Official Report" 1134,2011,6,23,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Nahri Sarraj","Deh Mazang",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,31.81082,64.55998,"Foreign or coalition forces","International Security Assistance Force (ISAF)","A staff member of a national demining NGO was wounded, and later died of his injuries, when he was shot by international military forces (IMF) in what appears to have been a force protection shooting. The victim was operating in the vicinity of an IMF facility, in civilian clothes and utilizing a GPS, at the time of the incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 1135,2011,6,23,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,36.7,67.116667,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff of an international organisation was praying near the scene of attempted kidnapping when he was shot and injured. The perpetrators were attempting to kidnap the son of a petrol pump station.",Yes,"Official Report" 1136,2011,6,23,Sudan,"Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,4.843303,31.588554,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN worker and his (pregnant) wife were beaten when three intruders broke into their residence in the middle of the night. They were hospitalized for their injuries. Nothing was stolen and the reason for the attack is unclear.",Yes,"Official Report" 1273,2011,6,23,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,36.7,67.116667,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of a UN agency was injured in an armed attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1255,2011,6,24,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,"Near Nairobi",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-1.2904051,36.801321,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of an INGO (and his adult son) were attacked about an hour from Nairobi on the road. They were both injured and robbed; hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1137,2011,6,29,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Now Zad",Alizo,0,0,3,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,32.40314,64.46959,Unknown,Unknown,"One de-miner was killed and two others were injured when a RCIED hit a local de-mining NGO unmarked Land Cruiser vehicle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1138,2011,7,4,Afghanistan,Paktia,Gardez,Zaw,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.59744,69.22592,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One deminer of a demining NGO was injured while working on mine clearance in the area, when armed opposition group members attacked a convoy of international military forces with small arms fire.",Yes,"Official Report" 1129,2011,7,6,Afghanistan,Farah,"Bala Buluk","Shamalgah ",0,0,6,0,0,0,4,0,2,6,0,0,0,0,4,0,2,6,2,0,4,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,32.63572,62.46545,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staff of a demining NGO were abducted on 6 July and released on 10 July. Four national NGO staff were also killed during this incident (three shot and one beheaded).",Yes,"Official Report" 1254,2011,7,10,Afghanistan,Nurestan,"Do Ab ","Do Ab",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Road,35.3,70.833333,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"INGO driver was caught up in some fighting between ISAF and AOG. An AOG fired rocket impacted near the vehicle and he was wounded in the leg and hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1139,2011,7,15,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,"Kaikuiny Boma",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,8.073611,32.403263,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Murle Tribesman","One national staff of an INGO was shot and wounded in his leg when Murle Tribesman attacked Kaikuiny Boma for unknown reasons.",Yes,"Official Report" 1140,2011,7,18,Pakistan,Balochistan,Pishin,Surkhab,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,0,8,8,0,0,0,0,0,0,8,8,0,0,8,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,30.57661,66.77289,Unknown,Unknown,"Eight national staff of an American INGO were kidnapped late on 18 July while on their way back from delivering relief items near the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan.",Pending,Media 1141,2011,7,23,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Dai Mirdad",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,34.25,68,"Foreign or coalition forces","International Security Assistance Force (ISAF)","An NGO employee was killed during a night-time operation carried out by international military forces, which killed 3 local residents / suspected armed opposition group members.",Yes,"Official Report" 1142,2011,7,24,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,Kandahar,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.610269,65.701536,Unknown,Unknown,"A female national NGO staff member was shot and killed in the vicinity of her residence while she was on the way home from the office, by two unknown armed men riding on a motorcycle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1143,2011,7,28,Afghanistan,Faryab,Maymana,Maymana,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.9188187,64.7768085,Unknown,Unknown,"2 staff members of a national demining NGO were abducted by a large group of armed men while driving in a rented vehicle to survey a project area. 1 managed to escape two days later, while the other was rescued during an IMF/ANSF operation three days following the abduction.",Yes,"Official Report" 1256,2011,8,3,Pakistan,Sindh,"Naushahro Feroz","Moro (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,26.66459,68.00156,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff of INGO kidnapped whilst in vehicle on N5 motorway. His vehicle was recovered from Taluka hospital. Ransom requested.",Yes,"Official Report" 1281,2011,8,5,Ethiopia,Korahe,"Kebridehar City",Kebridehar,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Other Explosives",Raid,"Public location",6.74,44.27806,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was injured in a grenade attack in a restaurant in Kebridehar.",Pending,Archived 1144,2011,8,14,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"An Italian staff member of an INGO was kidnapped by four armed men while driving with two Sudanese colleagues.",Pending,Media 1257,2011,8,15,Chad,N'Djamena,N'Djamena,N'Djamena,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,12.1191543,15.0502758,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO international staff were robbed by men armed with knives while walking back to their residence. Once resisted and recieved stab wounds to the arm/shoulder",Yes,"Focal Point" 1145,2011,8,18,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Uror,Pieri,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,5,Unknown,Raid,Unknown,8.0418191,32.0297593,Unknown,Unknown,"4 national staff of one INGO and at least 1 national staff of a separate INGO were killed during raids that killed hundreds of people and destroyed many houses, an INGO hospital and vehicles.",Yes,"Official Report" 1146,2011,8,19,Afghanistan,Parvan,Salang,"Salang Pass",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",35.07196,69.23127,Unknown,Unknown,"Two German INGO workers were found dead in the Hindu Kush mountains. The men, who had gone hiking along the Salang Pass, had been beaten and robbed, presumably by local nomadic people.",Pending,Media 1147,2011,8,20,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Manyo,Kaka,0,9,0,0,0,0,1,8,0,9,0,0,0,0,1,8,0,9,0,0,9,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,10,32.7,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","1 INGO national staff killed and 8 INGO national staff wounded during clashes between suspected elements of a rebel militia group and Sudanese armed forces.",Yes,"Official Report" 1258,2011,8,25,Somalia,Hiraan,Mataban,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,5.2003075,45.5255394,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A staff member of a local NGO (a UN implementing partner) was killed an operation by militia forces allied with the Transitional Federal Government in an operation to recover two trucks carrying UN food which had been carjacked by militias of another clan.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1148,2011,8,26,Nigeria,"Federal Capital Territory",Abuja,Abuja,46,0,0,0,0,0,9,37,0,46,0,0,0,0,9,37,0,46,8,0,38,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,Office/compound,10,8,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Boko Haram","Nine national UN staff (those included within the parameters of AWSD) were among those killed by an attack by a suicide bomber on the UN House in Abuja. Around 37 UN staff (that met the parameters of the AWSD) were among those injured; they are presumed here to be all national staff. Boko Haram took responsiblity for the attack.",Pending,Media 1149,2011,8,27,Somalia,Gedo,Garbahaarey,Garbahaarey,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,3.325005,42.2205319,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One female national staff of an NGO was kidnapped and also shot by Al Shabab militants.",Pending,Archived 1150,2011,8,28,Afghanistan,Takhar,"Bangi ",Saqab,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,36.66667,69.75,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO national staff (a driver and another staff member) were killed when an IED (thought to be a RCIED) detonated their vehicle on the road.",Yes,"Official Report" 1151,2011,8,28,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,3.116667,43.65,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A national ICRC staff was shot several times in the head and chest by Al Shabab militants. The incident caused escalating tensions between Al Shabab rebels and local clan elders, who demanded a retaliatory killing.",Yes,Media 1152,2011,9,7,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Fasher","Al Fasher, El Nakhil",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff of an NGO was injured and subsequently died when he was shot by two armed men who entered his house and tried to steal a vehicle at gunpoint.",Yes,"Official Report" 1259,2011,9,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Homs,Homs,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Road,34.730833,36.709444,Unknown,Unknown,"Three volunteer EMTs were wounded by bullets when their ambulance came under fire during hostilities in Homs. Not clear if it was targeted or hit by crossfire.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1153,2011,9,9,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Walikale,"Kigoma, Mpofi",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-1.43049,28.07519,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mayi-Mayi Cheka","The driver of an NGO vehicle was kidnapped by members of the Mayi-Mayi Cheka group near Kigoma, Mpofi, in the Walikale part of North Kivu, DRC. Following an engagment between MONUSCO forces and the Mayi Mayi Cheka, and subsequent negotiations, he was released on 18 September.",Yes,"Official Report" 1154,2011,9,10,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Lubero,"Kaseghe (near Lubero)",0,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-0.16265,28.13031,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Conseil des R","Six national staff of an INGO were kidnapped by members of the Conseil des R",Yes,"Official Report" 1155,2011,9,10,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Uror,"Twic, Guatda Awing Payam ",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7.4,32.4,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Nuer clan","One casual worker for an INGO was killed (along with one other person) during an attack by suspected Nuer. The attackers looted 18 heads of cattle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1156,2011,9,12,Honduras,Colon,"El Para",Danli,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,15.75,-85.66667,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff of a UN agency was injured (along with his father) by a sharp object when three armed men broke into their home. The men also burglarized the home. The men were subsequently treated in the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1158,2011,9,18,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Pasaband,"Mazar Qul",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,33.68956,64.8531,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national staff of an INGO was shot and killed while on his way to work. Motive is unknown, but it may have been a personal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1157,2011,9,19,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Hagadera refugee camp (Dadaab)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",0.003552,40.375192,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","An INGO national staffer was abducted by Al Shabaab in the middle of the day after being held up at gunpoint at Hagadera refugee camp. UPDATE: He was rescued on 10 April 2014 by Kenyan troops who are part of the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) during an operation on the outskirts of the Somali town of Dhobley.",Yes,"Official Report" 1159,2011,9,28,Afghanistan,Herat,Karukh,Karukh,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.48108,62.5863,Unknown,Unknown,"Three drivers from two transport companies contracted by two different INGOs were abducted after an armed group hijacked their vehicles, which were carrying food items. They stole the goods and have requested a ransom for the release of the drivers.",Yes,"Official Report" 1164,2011,9,28,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Surkh Rod",Chiknawari,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,34.41406,70.30942,Unknown,Unknown,"An unknown assailant shot and killed a local UN staff member",Pending,Archived 1260,2011,9,28,Colombia,"Capital District",Cundinamarca,Bogota,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Road,4.5980478,-74.0760867,Unknown,Unknown,"A local staff member attacked by multiple assailantson his way to the office. His arm was injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1261,2011,10,,Somalia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,8.3676771,49.083416,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member killed in Somalia.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1165,2011,10,4,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Fizi,Fizi,0,0,5,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,4,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-4.3021688,28.9428526,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mai Mai Yakutumba","Five staff members of a Congolese NGO were killed when rebels, reportedly the Mai Mai Yakutumba, targeted their vehicle. It appears to be ethnically motivated, as perpetrators were targeting members of the Banyamulenge ethnic group, and sparing others.",Pending,Media 1776,2011,10,5,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Afmadow,"Afmadow (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,0.516395,42.068844,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One INGO contractor, accused of being a spy, was abducted by Al Shabaab while transporting supplies from Kenya to Somalia. UPDATE: He was rescued on 10 April 2014 by Kenyan troops who are part of the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) during an operation on the outskirts of the Somali town of Dhobley.",Pending,Media 1282,2011,10,8,Uganda,Central,Kampala,Kampala,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,0.3177137,32.5813539,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN international staff member on leave from Sudan was assaulted and injured together with her boyfriend during a robbery in Kampala.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1166,2011,10,8,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,"Public location",4.843303,31.588554,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN international staff were attacked and robbed near Logali House. One sustained injuries and was treated at hospital.",Pending,Archived 1167,2011,10,8,Afghanistan,Herat,Guzara,Seyawshan,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.34817,62.19967,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A staffer of a local NGO (a partner of a UN agency) was abducted by militants in Safidan Village, Pashtun Zarghun district in Herat province He was released on 11 October 2011.",Pending,Archived 1168,2011,10,10,Afghanistan,Faryab,Almar,"Bokhari Qala Road (DAC)",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,1,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.04001,64.55122,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","4 INGO national staff members (3 trainers and a driver) were kidnapped by an armed group and released just over 24 hours later following negotiations by local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1262,2011,10,11,"Central African Republic",Kemo,Sibut,Sibut,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,5.7343068,19.0862484,Unknown,Unknown,"Three crew members of a UN contracted truck returning to Bangui from delivering fuel in Bangassou were seriously injured when their truck was ambushed by unknown armed men between Sibut and Grimari",Yes,"Focal Point" 1169,2011,10,13,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Dadaab refugee camp, Near Somali border",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,2,2,0,1,2,3,1,2,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",-0.45275,39.64601,Unknown,Unknown,"Two female international staff working for an INGO were kidnapped, and their driver injured. UPDATE: The two staff members were released after 644 days, on 18 July 2013.",Pending,Media 1174,2011,10,21,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Dai Mirdad ","Jilga (Dai Mirdad-Chaki Wardak Road)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.25,68,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A national staff member of an INGO and his driver were stopped and detained by Taliban forces while on the main road in Day Mirdad. Both were released on 24 October after organized community intervention and negotiations.",Yes,"Official Report" 1170,2011,10,23,"Western Sahara",Tindouf,Tindouf,Tindouf,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,3,3,0,1,3,4,2,2,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,27.67111,-8.14744,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"Three international INGO workers were kidnapped from a guesthouse in the Rabuni refugee camp by armed men. A Sahrawi national driver was injured during the incident and was hospitalised. The Polisario movement, which is seeking independence for Western Sahara and runs the camp, blamed local al-Qaeda militants for the kidnappings, but no one has claimed responsibility. The kidnappers arrived from Mali in a SUV.",Yes,"Official Report" 1171,2011,10,23,Kenya,Isiolo,Isiolo,"Isiolo, Kambi Garaba",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Mob violence",Home,0.35462,37.58218,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national staffer of an INGO was killed in mob violence and arson during tribal clashes.",Pending,Archived 1172,2011,10,23,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO local staff driver was shot in the leg when his vehicle was carjacked in Nyala by two armed men. The driver was hospitalised.",Yes,"Official Report" 1173,2011,10,25,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,6.76972,47.43083,Unknown,Unknown,"Two international staffers and their Somali driver were kidnapped by unknown assailants near Galkayo town. Al-Shabab has denied involvement. UPDATE: The two international staffers were rescued about three months later by a team of U.S. special forces.",Yes,"Official Report" 1316,2011,10,30,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Garsoor,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",6.77396,47.42506,Unknown,Unknown,"An acting director of a LNGO was killed by unknown gunmen in Garsoor village near hotel Guure. Circumstances unclear.",Pending,Archived 1175,2011,10,30,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Khwaja Sabz Posh","Shebakhtu and Khwaja Qishri Bala",0,0,3,0,0,0,2,0,1,3,0,0,0,0,2,0,1,3,1,0,2,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,35.9261784,64.6237758,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Three staffers of a national NGO (2 engineers and a driver) were hijacked on 30 October by an armed opposition group. The driver was released alive, but the bodies of the other two staff members were found on 12 November near Qasaba Qala village of Khawaja Namusa area (Pashtun Kot District).",Yes,"Official Report" 1176,2011,10,31,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,"Kandahar (District 2, Near Ayubi Hospital)",5,0,4,0,0,0,4,5,0,9,0,0,0,0,4,5,0,9,5,0,4,"Complex attack",Raid,Office/compound,31.61332,65.71013,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An attack on a UN facility in Kandahar caused numerous casualites, including 4 national NGO staff (1 killed and 3 wounded) and 5 UN guards (3 killed and 2 wounded). The attack began with a vehicle-borne suicide bomb, detonated outside a UN guesthouse, close to the main gate of a local NGO compound, followed by an armed raid and fire fight that lasted for 7 hours and ended in the deaths of all the attackers.",Yes,"Official Report" 1178,2011,11,1,Afghanistan,Faryab,Qaysar,Nahrin,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",35.68747,64.29318,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national staffers (an engineer, a labourer, and a driver) monitoring a road construction project were abducted. The project was funded by an IGO and the workers had been hired by the local Shura, who were working with a CBSG (Community Based Stabilization Grants) program via an NGO. The project involved was being monitored by that NGO. The three were released after negotiations by community elders and their family members",Yes,"Official Report" 1263,2011,11,1,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Rutshuru,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.183623,29.448832,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR)","An INGO national staffer was kidnapped in an ambush by armed men.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1177,2011,11,3,Afghanistan,Faryab,Almar,"Tapi Khwaja Osman (bordering Qaysar along the Qaysar-Almar Road)",0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,2,2,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.04001,64.55122,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national employees of an NGO were kidnapped by armed men while riding in a mobile clinic. The kidnappers immediately released the 2 female nurses in the clinic, but abducted the 2 male NGO employees. The victims were released November 8 following negotiations conducted by local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1264,2011,11,13,Pakistan,Balochistan,Khuzdar,Khuzdar,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,27.8000135,66.6166537,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO local staffer was kidnapped while traveling from Khuzdar to Totak area",Yes,"Official Report" 1317,2011,11,18,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",6.769709,47.430831,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff working as protection officer with an INGO was shot and killed by unknown gunmen when leaving a local mosque after evening prayers.",Pending,Archived 1318,2011,11,18,Somalia,Sool,Hudun,Hudun,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,9.1549,47.47764,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff working with an INGO was shot and wounded by unknown gunmen in his hotel room.",Pending,Archived 1179,2011,11,19,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",6.769709,47.430831,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member of an international NGO was shot and killed by unknown masked gunment upon leaving a mosque in Galkayo. The INGO suspended activities while Puntland authorities investigated the murder.",Yes,Media 1180,2011,11,19,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,Garissa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,-0.52360295,40.35344455,"Police or paramilitary",Unknown,"A national staffer working for an INGO was detained and severely assualted by Kenyan police at a checkpoint during operations against al Shaabab militias in Garissa",Pending,Media 1265,2011,11,19,Somalia,Sool,"Las Anod","Las Anod",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,8.47738,47.35971,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff was robbed while transporting money. He was staying overnight at a hotel when two armed men came to his hotel door, forced their way in and shot him once in the shoulder, then took the money and fled",Yes,"Focal Point" 1319,2011,11,20,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Afmadow,"Between Hawinha and Tabta",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,0.51265,42.07962,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","An LNGO national staffer was wounded when a convoy of Kenyan military and anti-AS militias was ambushed by AS militants on the main road between Dhoobley and Tabta in the vicinity of Hawinha. The LNGO's vehicle was in the convoy.",Pending,Archived 1181,2011,11,20,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Masisi,Masisi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,-1.3969505,28.8123772,Unknown,Unknown,"An international staff member working for a medical INGO suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder when armed men forced their way in to the INGO's residential compound and opened fire. He was treated by his colleagues. The mobile medical activities in the area were suspended, but the INGO continued limited support to the area hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1182,2011,11,22,Afghanistan,Kapisa,"Koh Band ","DAC (GOA Department of Agriculture Compound)",0,0,3,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,35.10575,69.47342,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One local NGO staffer was killed and two wounded when a single 107mm rocket fired from the East of the DAC area impacted a Kamaz truck used by the demining NGO. The vehicle was parked inside the compound of the Department of Agriculture where the de-miners are accommodated over-night. An NGO driver sleeping in the Kamaz was killed on the spot while an additional two de-miners sustained injuries due to the glass debris propelled by the blast. The IEA claimed the attack implying that the DAC was the intended target.",Yes,"Official Report" 1183,2011,11,22,Yemen,Lahij,"Al Hawtah",Msaimeer,0,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,0,1,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.05667,44.88194,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A French international staffer and two national staffers were seized from their vehicle near a small village in Lahej (Msaimeer)by gunmen demanding the release of prisoners held by Yemeni authorities in the nearby southern port of Aden.",Pending,Media 1266,2011,11,25,Pakistan,Balochistan,Jaffarabad,"Dera Allah Yar",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,28,66,Unknown,Unknown,"A local staff doctor was kidnapped by five armed men from his home. The family was bound and robbed. The doctor was released a few days later",Yes,"Focal Point" 1184,2011,11,27,Burundi,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Raid,"Public location",-3.3634357,29.8870575,Unknown,Unknown,"An international staffer of a medical INGO was kidnapped and killed when he responded to a disturbance at the neighboring religious mission. A Croatian nun was also killed in the incident, and another escaped with minor wounds. Authorities determined the motive was most likely robbery.",Yes,"Official Report" 1267,2011,11,27,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Zalingi,Zalingi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,12.9096,23.47406,Unknown,Unknown,"A nurse working for an INGO was knocked off his motorcycle and beatne. He suffered fractured ribs and a concussion.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1268,2011,12,4,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.785035,33.002909,"Host State",Unknown,"An INGO national staff was ambushed and shot and killed by two military personnel, in a revenge killing.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1185,2011,12,6,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Munuki,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,4.75,31,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national contractor of the UN was shot and killed when an unknown perpetrator broke into his residence. It is suspected the motive was robbery.",Yes,"Official Report" 1306,2011,12,13,Pakistan,Balochistan,Pishin,Pishin,0,0,6,0,0,0,2,0,4,6,0,0,0,0,2,0,4,6,6,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,30.580285,66.9961324,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Six staff of a national NGO were abducted at gun point by unknown assailants in Pishin, Baluchistan. Unconfirmed reporting suggests that the abductees have been moved to a neighbouring district in KPK or Afghanistan. The identity and motives of the abductors remains unclear, yet the details of the incident suggest it was a well planned and professionally executed operation. Due to its close proximity to current conflict zones in Afghanistan and KPK, it is likely that politically motivated groups operate in the vicinity of Pishin and are most likely involved in the abduction.",Yes,"Official Report" 1186,2011,12,16,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri East",Lanyi,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,5.4,30.25,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member of the UN staff was assaulted when driving in a convoy in Lanyi",Yes,"Official Report" 1187,2011,12,18,"Central African Republic",Lobaye,M'Baike,Mba,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Mob violence",Unknown,3.8705157,17.9950755,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member of an international NGO (based in south-east) was shot dead following a dispute with a group who had been drinking heavily.",Pending,Archived 1188,2011,12,23,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,Mataban,2,0,1,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",5.2003075,45.5255394,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","Two UN national staffers and one staffer of a local NGO were shot and killed by a refugee camp resident in Matabaan during an aid distribution. According to reports, the shooting appeared to have been over a personal matter",Pending,Media 1189,2011,12,24,Afghanistan,Farah,"Pusht Rod","Na'l Dasht (Khaki Safed-Farah Main Road)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.55861,62.13604,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A nurse working for a local NGO was ambushed and kidnapped by an armed group while driving in a private vehicle from Khaki Safed to Farah City. The perpetrators physically abused the victim and accused him of cooperating with the government of Afghanistan. He was released 24 hours later after intervention by local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1190,2011,12,29,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,2.033333,45.35,"Staff member","Not applicable","Two international staffers of an INGO were shot and killed by a disgruntled national staff member while working in a hospital in Mogadishu.",Yes,"Official Report" 1269,2011,12,30,Afghanistan,Faryab,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,35.9261784,64.6237758,Unaffiliated,Spouse,"An INGO national staff member was stabbed by her husband (also a staff member) and wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1518,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1519,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1520,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1521,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1522,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1523,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1524,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1525,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1526,2012,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2012. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1192,2012,1,5,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,Quetta,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,30.182971,66.998734,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An international staff doctor working for ICRC was kidnapped while returning to the office after visiting a physical rehabilitation centre in Quetta. Armed men abducted him when he reached the front of his office and took him at gunpoint with them in their own vehicle. Kidnappers left the driver unharmed near the organisations office. The international staff doctor was found dead in April 2012.",Yes,Media 1482,2012,1,5,Somalia,Bari,Bosaso,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,11.2784798,49.1799522,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One national staff member was accidentally shot in her chest by police, after firing the shot at the ground, while they interviewed her in her home regarding a criminal incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1193,2012,1,6,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Shahrak,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,34.10738,64.3052,"Police or paramilitary","Afghan National Police (ANP)","An INGO staffer was killed during a firefight between rival ANP officers(when a group associated with one prominent local commander in Shahrak and Tulak reportedly insulted a second rival ANP commander). The off-duty NGO staffer, who was providing bodyguard services to the second commander, was killed in the engagement.",Yes,"Official Report" 1483,2012,1,7,Yemen,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Public location",16.3471243,47.8915271,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member was kidnapped while on public transportation. The motive was personal - they wanted to secure the release of a family member held by a tribal leader. He was released 2 days on 9 January.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1527,2012,1,8,Senegal,Dakar,Dakar,Dakar,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",14.6930042,-17.447026,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One UN national staff member was stabbed during a robbery while exiting a taxi.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1194,2012,1,12,Somalia,Galguduud,Guri'el,Guri'el,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shelling,Ambush,Road,5.303435,45.880207,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","The head of a Somali NGO and his driver were killed by Shabab militants who fired an RPG at their car. It is very likely that this car was mistaken for Ethiopian National Defence Forces.",Yes,Media 1195,2012,1,14,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,4.843303,31.588554,Unknown,Unknown,"An international staffer of an INGO was shot and killed leaving his compound. The unknown culprits escaped with his vehicle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1196,2012,1,15,Yemen,Sana'a,Sana'a,Sana'a,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,15.337484,44.184304,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Abide Marabou tribe","An international staff of a UN agency was kidnapped in the capital Sanaa by armed tribesmen who transferred him to central Marabou province. The UN worker was taken hostage by the Abide Marabou tribe, demanding the release of a tribesman who was arrested on charges of killing four soldiers assigned to guarding oil tankers. He was released unharmed two weeks later.",Pending,Media 1197,2012,1,17,Afghanistan,Herat,Herat,"Herat, Payhesar (District 7)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,34.34817,62.19967,Unknown,Unknown,"A female NGO staff member was shot and seriously injured by two armed men riding a motorcycle while she was enroute to her office by foot. The victim was a candidate for the 2010 Provincial Council election and worked for an NGO that had gender-related programs.",Yes,"Official Report" 1198,2012,1,19,Pakistan,Punjab,Multan,"Qasim Bela",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,1,0,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,30.198418,71.46801,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"Two international staffers (German and Italian) of an INGO were kidnapped by four armed men who entered their residence (within walking distance from their regional office) and led them out at gunpoint. UPDATE: The German aid worker was released in Kabul, Afghanistan more than two years later, in October 2014. UPDATE 2: The Italian aid worker was accidentally killed by a U.S. counter terrorism drone strike against al-Qaeda in January 2015, while still held as a prisoner. An American hostage who was working for a private contractor funded by USAID was also killed in the attack. The drone attack occurred along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.",Yes,Media 1200,2012,1,23,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,6.75,30,"Staff member","Not applicable","A international staffer of an INGO (a Ugandan cook) was stabbed to death by another staffer in a personal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1201,2012,1,25,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"The head of the Idlib branch of the Syrian Red Crescent was shot and killed in his vehicle returning from meetings in Damascus.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1202,2012,1,26,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,"Between Kandahar and Panjwayi District",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,31.61332,65.71013,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national NGO staffer was kidnapped from his vehicle while driving from Kandahar to Panjawayi District. The kidnappers identified themselves as opposition forces and asked questions about staffers employment and called his recent contacts from his cell phone. No further reports.",Yes,"Official Report" 1464,2012,1,28,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Garissa, Dadaab",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,0.046821,40.310412,Unknown,Unknown,"One IO paramedic was injured when the ambulance he was traveling in was attacked by men in civilian clothes, including one armed with a pistol. When the ambulance refused to stop for the men, they opened fire, injuring the staff member.",Yes,"Official Report" 1199,2012,1,29,Pakistan,Sindh,"Naushahro Feroz",,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,26.13456,68.7696,Unknown,Unknown,"An international staffer and national staff driver of an INGO were reported missing during a road trip in Sindh. Their vehicle was found abandoned in Naushahro Feroz. UPDATE: Staff were released/recovered after 86 days. They were not the intended targets of this incident.",Yes,Media 1490,2012,1,30,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",18.533333,-72.333333,Unknown,Unknown,"One aid worker was shot in the chest and abdoment during a robbery outside a bank; he has just withdrawn money and his assailants fled with his passport and camera.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1203,2012,1,31,Afghanistan,Faryab,Andkhoy,"Qaramqol-Andkhoy Road",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,1,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.95293,65.12376,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national NGO staffers went missing with their vehicle on January 31 and were presumed kidnapped. They were released on February 4after interventions by local elders",Yes,"Official Report" 1204,2012,1,31,Yemen,Sana'a,,,3,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,5,5,0,0,7,7,0,0,7,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,15.337484,44.184304,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"Three international staff of a UN agency, two INGO and two LNGOs were kidnapped west of Sanaa. They were released approximately 72 hours later. The kidnappers reportedly planned to exchange the hostages for a prisoner being held in the capital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1542,2012,2,3,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Dadaab refugee camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Office/compound,-0.45275,39.64601,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One refugee male day worker was severely assaulted during a riot at the INGO's compound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1543,2012,2,3,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Dadaab refugee camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",-0.45275,39.64601,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staffer was beaten with an iron bar and received treatment from MSF Holland at their medical facility.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1289,2012,2,6,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Khogyani,"Kaga Bazaar",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,34.22706,70.14675,Unknown,Unknown,"Masked gunmen broke into the home of a man working as a cook in the local NGO-run Khogyani district hospital, and shot the man, leaving him with one bullet wound to the stomach. The man was taken injured to the Nangarhar public health hospital where his condition is stable.",Yes,"Official Report" 1499,2012,2,9,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Yirol West","Yirol-Rumbek road",0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.75,30,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff truck driver was shot and wounded during an armed robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1290,2012,2,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,4.843303,31.588554,"Police or paramilitary",Unknown,"A UN staffer was assaulted by two men in SSPS uniform in his residence in Gudele West (Gurei) in Juba. The perpetrators made away with 700 SSP, five (5) mobile phones and a UN VHF hand held radio. The staff member sustained bruises on the left cheek, injury on the left shoulder and dislocated left middle finger; he was treated at UN Level II Hospital in Juba.",Yes,"Official Report" 1291,2012,2,12,"South Sudan","Northern Bahr el Ghazal","Aweil Centre",,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",8.85,27,Criminal,Unknown,"An INGO driver was clubbed to death by a gang near a NGO Compund in Maroul area of Aweil town.",Yes,"Official Report" 1480,2012,2,13,Afghanistan,Helmand,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,31.341322,63.993456,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One national staff member, participating in a teacher training program, was killed by the Taliban while traveling to his home from Grishk-bazaar.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1528,2012,2,17,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Office/compound,12.049767,24.883365,"Police or paramilitary",Unknown,"One UN staff member sustained injuries to his head after being assaulted by police officers affecting an arrest in the UN compound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1292,2012,2,24,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,4.843303,31.588554,Unknown,Unknown,"A night watchman was killed (from apparent strangulation) when a group of unknown men robbed an NGO compound in Juba. No other staff were harmed.",Yes,"Official Report" 1466,2012,3,3,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,Garissa,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",-0.4665968,39.6332917,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO staff member was killed incidentally when perpetrators opened fire on an unconfirmed target along Ngamia Rd in Garissa Town. It is suspected that the target was one of the campaign vehicles of Nasir Mohammed Dolal ""Jofle"", an aspirant for the Garissa Township MP post, although no rounds hit the car.",Yes,"Official Report" 1288,2012,3,6,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.329444,25.08565623,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN international staffer was kidnapped along with his Sudanese driver as they headed towards the office near Al-Hilal stadium in downtown Nyala. The two were kidnapped by unknown armed men driving a Land Cruiser vehicle. UPDATE: The driver was released shortly after the abduction, and the international staffer was released 86 days later following concerted negotiations.",Pending,Media 1503,2012,3,6,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,"University Town",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,33.994225,71.496985,Unknown,Unknown,"One staff member of an LNGO was shot when he resisted two robbers who stole his laptop.",Yes,"Official Report" 1287,2012,3,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.843303,31.588554,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was shot in the head while traveling along Juba - Jebel road, and was hospitalized",Yes,"Official Report" 1496,2012,3,13,Afghanistan,Khost,Tani,Gosha,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,33.33951,69.92041,Unknown,Unknown,"One field officer from a demining NGO was wounded when unidentified gunmen attack his house.",Yes,"Official Report" 1468,2012,3,14,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Dagoretti,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",-1.3,36.76667,Unknown,Unknown,"One community health worker working with an INGO was killed in the crossfire between police and criminals in an incident in Soweto, Kibera.",Yes,"Official Report" 1533,2012,3,21,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,33.57175,36.4027,Unknown,Unknown,"Two IO contracted drivers were injured during an explosion nearby a SARC (IO Partner) warehouse.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1498,2012,3,27,Cameroon,Buea,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Home,4.1671179,9.2427429,Unknown,Unknown,"One aid worker was injured by armed robbers in his private home.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1476,2012,3,28,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kabkabiya,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,16,26,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff member was shot and wounded by an unknown assailant while he was exiting the UN compound in Kabkabiya.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1293,2012,3,29,Pakistan,Balochistan,Mastung,Mastung,3,0,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,29.800043,66.8500394,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staffers of a UN agency were shot dead when unidentified gunmen attacked a vehicle. Another employee of the UN agency sustained serious injuries in the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1286,2012,3,31,Afghanistan,Herat,"Ghoryan ","Chashma-e Dam",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.3448,61.49321,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national staff members of a demining NGO were abducted along with their marked vehicle while they were in transit to their project site. Information has surfaced that one of the three abductees was released on the 11th of April, and two days later (i.e. the 13th of April), the remaining two were released.",Yes,"Official Report" 1285,2012,4,5,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Kishim,"Sari Chawk",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Body-borne IED",Unknown,Unknown,36.80606,70.10436,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of an INGO was injured when a BBIED detonated against a pro-government Militia commander. The blast killed 2 people--including the commander--and injured an additional 16 (including one of the commander's bodyguards, 1 ANP and 1 local employee of an INGO)",Yes,"Official Report" 1513,2012,4,12,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,3.116667,43.65,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One national UN staff and a one local NGO staff were arrested shortly after a grenade attack and severely beaten during their detention, until their status was clarified and they were released. The UN staff was medevaced from Baidoa to Nairobi.",Yes,"Official Report" 1313,2012,4,13,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Fashoda,Kodok,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,9.9041,32.06429,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","2 INGO staff (1 international and 1 national) were stopped by militia who held them for roughly two weeks before they were released, in poor physical shape, in May.",Yes,"Official Report" 1484,2012,4,14,Afghanistan,Kandahar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,31.6257334,65.7145053,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff driver was attacked while in transit - as he ran to a checkpoint he was shot in the leg.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1284,2012,4,15,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Chaghcharan,Maidanak,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.51952,65.25094,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An armed group abducted a female NGO national staff member on duty along with her son while they were travelling to Chaghcharan City by motorcycle. On the 17th of April, both of them were released unharmed in the said area in Shahrak following the negotiation held by a member of parliament.",Yes,"Official Report" 1283,2012,4,21,Yemen,"Al Hodeidah","Al Mina","Al Hodeidah (near)",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.79781,42.95452,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Ansar al-Sharia","Armed men kidnapped a French international staffer of as he was travelling from north Yemen to the Red Sea port city of Hudaida. After being held for three months, the victim was released; handed over by a group called Ansar al-Shari'a in Shabwa. Still unclear who was behind the kidnapping.",Pending,Media 1294,2012,4,24,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,0,0,0,0,4,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,1,0,3,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.57175,36.4027,Unknown,Unknown,"A local Red Crescnet volunteer was killed and three others wounded when their vehicle, clearly markd withthe Red Crescent emblem, was fired upon. Circumstances and perpetrators were unclear.",Yes,"Official Report" 1295,2012,4,25,Afghanistan,Herat,Guzara,"Cotton Factory area",0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,34.34817,62.19967,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff guard was found murdered by unknown perpetrators in the INGO compound guard quarters. The killing is suspected to have been related to personal issues.",Yes,"Official Report" 1462,2012,4,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.5130695,36.3095814,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff was shot and killed while traveling in a car at night by unknown assailants.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1296,2012,4,28,Afghanistan,Kundoz,"Imam Sahib","District Center",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,37.18897,68.93644,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","An NGO staff member was killed at his private residence by an armed intruder who he discovered in the midst of a robbery.",Yes,"Official Report" 1320,2012,4,28,"South Sudan",Unity,,,3,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,0,0,4,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,8.927721,29.788925,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three internationals and one national working on a UN demining project were abducted by militia (dressed in SPLA uniforms) from Unity South Sudan, brought to Kahrtoum, and held until 20 May",Yes,Media 1298,2012,5,2,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Chaghcharan,"Chaghcharan (Jare Kassi)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,34.51952,65.25094,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO international staff member was killed in his room and another wounded when a group of four armed men raided the INGO compound. Internationals were clearly targeted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1477,2012,5,5,Niger,Tillaberi,Niamey,Niamey,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.51366,2.1098,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was pulled off his motorbike (by a rope strung across a passage) and beaten and robbed. He was severely wounded in the face.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1299,2012,5,7,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria","Kapoeta East",Cherokee,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,4.9,33.8,Unknown,Unknown,"A national contractor of a UN agency was shot and killed",Yes,"Official Report" 1300,2012,5,9,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",3.116667,43.65,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO Project Coordinator was shot and killed while leaving a mosque after evening prayers.",Yes,Media 1465,2012,5,10,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Garissa, Dadaab",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",0.046821,40.310412,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was wounded when hit by a stray bullet when two people shot a Kenya Police Reservist (KPR) at close range at Wamo bus stage.",Yes,"Official Report" 1301,2012,5,13,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Kaz Kunar ","IVO Salampur Village",0,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,5,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",34.59205,70.59628,Unknown,Unknown,"Six national NGO demining staff were abducted from a field camp. The youngest was released a few hours later (hence not counted)",Yes,"Official Report" 1302,2012,5,17,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,"Pibor Post",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",6.799846,33.126794,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","A national NGO staffer was shot and wounded by an SPLA soldier.",Yes,"Official Report" 1303,2012,5,18,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of a UN agency was shot and killed in his home in Goma by unknown assailants.",Yes,"Official Report" 1304,2012,5,18,"South Sudan","Western Bahr el Ghazal",Wau,Wau,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,7.6999269,27.9910035,"Staff member","Not applicable","One staffer of a UN agency was attacked and beaten severely with a stick in his office. The attack was reportedly related to an employment administrative issue.",Yes,"Official Report" 1512,2012,5,19,Somalia,Galguduud,Abudwak,Balambale,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,5,47,Unknown,Unknown,"Two LNGO staff were seriously injured when unknown gunmen reportedly opened fire at the LNGO compound. The motive of the attack is reportedly related to a dispute over goat and cash distributions carried out by the NGO in the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1502,2012,5,20,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",6.75,30,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One UN national staff member was assaulted by his in-laws in a domestic dispute and was treated at state hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1501,2012,5,21,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Bor,Bor,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",6.219415,31.549315,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff member was seriously injured when five unknown persons attacked him and his spouse using oaks and wooden sticks.",Yes,"Official Report" 1305,2012,5,22,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,"Yaftali Sufla","Shelk Haza (near)",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,4,4,2,2,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,37.31078,70.36839,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two female international staff of an INGO and two male national staff were kidnapped on the road (where they were on horseback) by anti-government forces. Their two hired guides were also briefly held then released; an additional national staff was held but released in less than 24 hours. UPDATE: International Security Assistance Force rescued all four kidnapped staff on 2 June 2012.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1495,2012,5,28,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",18.533333,-72.333333,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A guard at an INGO school was singled out and executed while at the school. The motivation for the shooting was related to his connections and personal issues within the community.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1307,2012,5,29,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,Quetta,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,30.182971,66.998734,Unknown,Unknown,"A driver of an NGO was wounded when unidentified people opened fire on the vehicle he was driving in Khuzdar District.",Pending,Media 1478,2012,6,6,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.8472017,31.5951655,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff driver for an INGO was ambushed by unknown persons in town, beaten, and some items stolen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1308,2012,6,11,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",Sar-e-Pol,"Sar-e-Pol Shibirghan Road (near Qush Tepa)",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,35.5532126,66.2426766,Unknown,Unknown,"A national NGO ambulance driver was killed by an IED, along with two relatives of the patient they were transporting. The patient and one other relative were injured.",Yes,"Official Report" 1321,2012,6,14,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.843303,31.588554,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"A UN Agency national staffer was stopped, beaten, and robbed by six armed police personnel in uniform near the Doha Fuel Station in Gudele, Four of the policemen were in black uniform and the other two were wearing the brown auxiliary police outfit. The victim was hospitalized.",Yes,"Official Report" 1511,2012,6,15,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Ifo Camp area, Dadaab",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack","Project site",-0.45275,39.64601,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staffs working for an INGO were injured and had to medevaced to Garissa and Nairobi after a vehicle, which the two were leaving at the time, belonging to the chair-lady of Ifo camp was hit by an RCIED in Ifo camp.",Yes,"Official Report" 1485,2012,6,16,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Panjwayi,"Sperwan Ghar",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,31.490446,65.415074,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One local subcontractor was wounded (and 2 local villagers killed) in a roadside IED blast.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1309,2012,6,17,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Nesitu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,4.75,31,"Host State","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","A UN staff member was detained overnight and repeatedly beaten by SPLA soldiers over an alleged land dispute. He was released on 18 June.",Yes,"Official Report" 1310,2012,6,17,Afghanistan,Khost,Bak,"Bak-Sabari Road",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.33951,69.92041,Unknown,Unknown,"A INGO staff member was wounded when their vehicle was fired on at a road block in a suspected roadside robbery attempt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1544,2012,6,19,Tunisia,Medenine,"Ben Gardane","Choucha Refugee Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",33.13783,11.21965,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","Two national staff were injured in an assault during distribution at the refugee camp.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1545,2012,6,19,Afghanistan,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,33.93911,67.709953,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male doctor was beaten by unknown armed insurgents over a personal matter.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1311,2012,6,20,Yemen,Abyan,"Al Mahfad",,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,13.6291,46.126,"Host State","Yemeni Armed Forces","A national staffer of the ICRC was killed in a government airstrike while on the road with three colleagues",Pending,Media 1312,2012,6,22,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor",,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",35.3333335,40.1499999,Unknown,Unknown,"A Syrian Red Crescent volunteer on first aid duty was shot in the head and killed by an unknown shooter.",Pending,Media 1489,2012,6,22,Afghanistan,Paktia,Gardez,Gardez,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.6035341,69.22790791,Unknown,Unknown,"Two subcontractor's drivers were kidnapped and their truck set on fire.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1486,2012,6,23,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,Nawa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,32.23199,65.90224,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national staff member was driving home from private party when he struck RIED - his left leg was amputated.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1322,2012,6,29,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Ifo Camp area, Dadaab",0,7,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,4,4,1,2,4,7,6,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,"Project site",0.1153207,40.3143522,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Unknown,"Four international staff of an INGO were kidnapped, two national staff wounded, and a national staff driver killed when Somalia militants ambushed their two-car convoy driving through the Dadaab refugee camp. The internationals were released three days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1323,2012,7,3,Philippines,Pampanga,3rd,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Office/compound,15.0251068,120.6870474,Unknown,Unknown,"A Dutch national working for a local NGO was shot and killed by morotrcylce riding gunment in front of his office.",Yes,"Official Report" 1324,2012,7,4,Afghanistan,Daykondi,"Khadir ","Dara Khudi",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,33.68971,66.55116,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Two national NGO vaccinators of a local NGO were approached by two armed men, who severely assaulted one of the vaccinators, leaving him with severe but non-life threatening injuries. The motive is reportedly a personal dispute between the victim and the perpetrators.",Yes,"Official Report" 1334,2012,7,4,Afghanistan,Wardak,Saydabad,Hasankhel,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.00037,68.71346,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An NGO staff member was stopped and forcibly detained by armed opposition members on his way to his home village. He was released two days later after intervention by village elders, paying a fine, and promising to cease work for the NGO which the opposition group said was not properly ""registered""",Yes,"Official Report" 1550,2012,7,10,Afghanistan,Helmand,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,31.341322,63.993456,Unknown,Unknown,"Male national staff was kidnapped while traveling on road during vaccination campaign. He had previously been warned to stop working. He was held for a few days and released unharmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1325,2012,7,10,Afghanistan,Faryab,Qaysar,"Nahrin (Qaysar-Almar road)",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.68747,64.29318,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Armed groups stopped two trucks carrying food aid, kidnapped the drivers and burned the vehicles. One driver was released on 10 July, following negotiations with local elders. The other driver escaped on 14 July.",Yes,"Official Report" 1326,2012,7,10,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",35.336,40.145,Unknown,Unknown,"A Syrian Red Cross worker was shot and killed while on duty on an ambulance",Yes,"Official Report" 1541,2012,7,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,4.848925,31.582724,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO female staff member was shot and killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1327,2012,7,11,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Badweyn,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,0,0,2,2,0,1,3,4,3,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,6.76972,47.43083,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"Two Kenyan aid workers and a Somali doctor working for an international NGO were kidnapped by Somali pirates, and their driver was wounded. UPDATE: After nearly two years, the three kidnapped staff were released on 5 June 2014.",Yes,Media 1328,2012,7,12,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Nusay,"Jamarj-e Payan",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,"Other Explosives",Raid,Office/compound,38.4435,70.80413,Unknown,Unknown,"An unknown group lobbed a grenade into an INGO compound, induring three: 2 international and 1national staff. Suspected motive was intimidation, but details are unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 1335,2012,7,12,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Jebel Kujur",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,4.75,31,Unknown,Unknown,"UN staff was shot dead in his house in Hai Lokwilili behind Jebel Kujur near the Ministry of Animal Resources.",Yes,"Official Report" 1336,2012,7,14,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Dai Mirdad ","Dasht-e Naw",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.25,68,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A nurse working for an NGO-run clinic was kidnapped by a dozen armed opposition members on motorcycles and held for three days. He was interrogated to determine whether he had any government affiliation, and when it was determined he did not he was allowed to call his family and village elders for a negotiated release.",Yes,"Official Report" 1532,2012,7,15,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Dadaab, Dagahaley camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,0.188463,40.283483,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO incentive worker guard was injured when a Police vehicle escorting the INGO team was targeted by an IED.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1546,2012,7,18,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,"Eastern Chad refugee camps",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,13.5288319,21.0410733,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male international staffer injured when 50 to 60 Chadians raided the INGO compound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1337,2012,7,20,Pakistan,Sindh,Malir,"Gadap Town",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,26.13456,68.7696,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN local staff member working on the polio eradication campaign was shot and killled in a targeted attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1338,2012,7,29,Afghanistan,Lowgar,"Pul-e Alam","Qala-ye Juma",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.99529,69.02274,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An NGO staffer was wounded in a cross fire between the Afghan National Army and armed opposition.",Yes,"Official Report" 1342,2012,7,31,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",Barqah,Benghazi,Benghazi,0,0,0,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,7,7,7,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.117076,20.0670036,Unknown,Unknown,"Seven staffers of a foreign Red Cross society were kidnapped after their vehicle was ambushed in Benghazi.",Pending,Media 1617,2012,7,31,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Al-Midan,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",33.5,37.38333,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN staff member was struck by a bullet.",Yes,"Official Report" 1339,2012,8,2,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Charsadda,Charsadda,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Other Explosives",Raid,Office/compound,34.1509848,71.7593219,Unknown,Unknown,"Two staffers of a local NGO were injured when unknown assailants lobbed a grenade over the wall in their newly established compound",Yes,"Official Report" 1340,2012,8,4,Sudan,"South Kordofan",,,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11,31,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staffer was killed and one wounded when traveling in a marked UN vehicle, fired upon by two unknown assailants.",Pending,Media 1341,2012,8,5,Afghanistan,Baghlan,"Andarab ","Seya Dara ",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.60802,68.68027,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member of an NGO was abducted and beaten by four armed men who knew of his NGO affiliation and demanded ransom. He was released folowing intervention from local community leaders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1343,2012,8,9,Afghanistan,Farah,"Gulistan ","Talikamand (Gulistan-Delaram Main Road)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.35,63.37333,Unknown,Unknown,"A doctor working for a national NGO was kidnapped while traveling on public transportation. He was released following negotiations by community leaders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1487,2012,8,11,Afghanistan,Paktia,Gardez,Gardez,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,4,0,0,"Complex attack",Ambush,Road,33.6035341,69.22790791,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Four local guards were injured by bullets and shrapnel from IEDs/RPGs when their convoy was ambushed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1488,2012,8,22,Afghanistan,Paktia,Gardez,Gardez,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",33.6035341,69.22790791,Unknown,Unknown,"One local guard was kidnapped and one international guard was injured when a subcontractor's worksite was attacked.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1344,2012,8,27,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Shalambod,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",1.8427539,44.5937239,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staffer was shot and killed in Marka. The reasons behind the killing are unknown.",Yes,Media 1345,2012,8,29,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Kaldar ","Pastoki and Hairatan",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,37.20444,67.65944,Unknown,Unknown,"A remote control IED detonated near an international organization's vehicle, injuring two national staff members.",Yes,"Official Report" 1491,2012,8,29,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",West,Sirte,Sirte,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,32.87519,13.18746,Unknown,Unknown,"One security guard suffered wounds to the head when two armed perpetrators broke into an INGO guest house in a robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1346,2012,9,2,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Tailan (Maymana-Kohistan Road)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,35.82137,64.76505,Unknown,Unknown,"An national NGO staffer was wounded by small arms fire at an illegal checkpoint",Yes,"Official Report" 1347,2012,9,2,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif",0,1,1,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",36.7,67.116667,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An RCIED attached to a bike detonated next to the entrance to the Department of Information and Culture, injuring 7 local civilians (including 1 IO and 1 NGO staff member)",Yes,"Official Report" 1348,2012,9,6,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Darayya,"Yarmouk Camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,33.470376,36.30053,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staffer was killed, along with his son, when shells hit their home.",Yes,"Official Report" 1349,2012,9,9,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",33.5130695,36.3095814,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staffer was shot and killed on his way to work. It is unknown if it was a targeted attack or a stray bullet.",Yes,"Official Report" 1509,2012,9,20,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,2,1,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,2,0,1,"Body-borne IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",2.11667,45.4,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Unknown,"Two Somali watchmen working for an INGO and a LNGO staff were among those who were killed when two BBIED targeted Village Restaurant in Xamar Weyne District",Yes,"Official Report" 1351,2012,9,24,Afghanistan,Konar,Dara-e-Pech,"Bar Kandy",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Home,34.95455,70.91427,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A local NGO staffer was wounded at home by a stray bullet during a clash between Afghan soldiers and armed opposition forces.",Yes,"Official Report" 1463,2012,9,26,Pakistan,Balochistan,Mastung,Mastung,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,29.800043,66.8500394,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member was injured when shot while traveling with a colleague to Quetta.",Yes,"Official Report" 1352,2012,9,27,Pakistan,Sindh,Khairpur,"Between Sukkar and Larkana via Khairpur, Barbelo Bypass on National Highway",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,25.5,69,Unknown,Unknown,"A national NGO staffer was stopped on the road and kidnapped. The driver and other passenger were released shortly after the vehicle was hijacked. UPDATE: He was released 19th October 2012.",Yes,"Official Report" 1618,2012,9,28,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus","Sayyidah Zaynab, Babbila",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.34658,36.28752,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN staff member was killed in crossfire near his home.",Yes,"Official Report" 1514,2012,9,28,Somalia,"Woqooyi Galbeed",Hargeisa,Hargeisa,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",9.560335,44.069722,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff was assaulted by five unidentified men while walking home; the men hit the staff with a stone in the face when he resisted their attempt to take away his mobile phone.",Yes,"Official Report" 1353,2012,9,30,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Now Zad",Alizo,0,0,3,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,32.40314,64.46959,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One NGO member of a demining team was killed and two wounded when a remote controlled IED detonated near their vehicle. It is unknown if they were specifically targetted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1355,2012,10,2,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,6.770838,47.42873,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A Turkish aid worker was wounded in the crossfire during an interclan firefight while traveling in Galkayo.",Pending,Media 1354,2012,10,9,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Bati Kot","Main Torkham-Jalalabad Highway (Khyali Fuel Pump Area)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.256395,70.787806,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A local NGO staff member was injured when a roadside IED detonated near a taxi that two staff members were traveling in. Reports deemed it unlikely that they were targetted, as they were traveling low-profile.",Yes,"Official Report" 1356,2012,10,11,Afghanistan,Faryab,Kohistan,"Lawlash DCA",0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,4,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,35.321392,64.811084,Unknown,Unknown,"Four national NGO engineers (from Kabul and Ghazni) were wounded when a group of armed men stormed their guesthouse building and opened fire.",Yes,"Official Report" 1497,2012,10,12,"Sri Lanka","North Western",Kurunegala,"Dumullasoriya (Chillaw)",0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,7.492399,79.907831,Unknown,Unknown,"One aid worker was hospitalized after being beaten on his head and back during an armed robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1358,2012,10,14,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Shirin Tagab ","Gorzad (Shibirghan-Maymana Road)",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.20219,64.864222,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Four national staffers of an INGO were kidnapped while driving back from a project site. They were held until Oct 21 and interrogated by an armed opposition group, before being released unharmed.",Yes,"Official Report" 1359,2012,10,14,Afghanistan,Herat,"Ghoryan ",Shahrabad,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.033527,60.834829,Unknown,Unknown,"Four staff of a local NGO were abducted from their vehicle, which was being used as an ambulance, while they were providing health services to the patients. They were all released unharmed 6 days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1357,2012,10,15,Niger,Maradi,Dakoro,Dakoro,0,0,6,0,0,0,1,0,4,5,0,0,1,1,1,0,5,6,6,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,14.510833,6.765,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Qaeda (affiliated)","Five national NGO staffers and one international (Chadian) were kidnapped from their compound by unidentified gunmen believed to be members of a militant group associated with Al Qaeda. One staffer was shot during the abduction and later died of his wounds. The others were released a month later after being held captive in the deserts of Islamist-controlled northern Mali.",Pending,Media 1529,2012,10,15,Afghanistan,Zabul,"Shah Joy","Shah Joy Bazaar",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",32.52154,67.41315,Unknown,Unknown,"One LNGO staff member was attacked and killed by unknown gunmen in Shahjoy Bazaar area of Qalat Province.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1360,2012,10,18,Afghanistan,Ghowr,"Dawlat Yar","Kotale Sheniha (Chaghcharan-Dawlat Yar Main Road)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Combat/Crossfire,Road,34.506988,65.535667,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A national NGO driver was abducted from his vehicle and held for two days after gunmen failed to identify a targeted staff member for the kidnapping. ",Yes,"Official Report" 1505,2012,10,19,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",2.060461,45.375419,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was shot and injured from a stray bullet when leaving a mosque.",Yes,"Official Report" 1547,2012,10,21,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Roadside IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.509147,36.306485,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","National female hit by shrapnel of an IED while standing on road waiting for taxi to travel between two work sites.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1531,2012,10,22,Afghanistan,Herat,"Obe ",Zeyarat,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.377474,63.164658,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Four drivers of commercial trucks carrying INGO food items were abducted by AOG while on the road; two managed to get free a few hours later, and the remaining two were released the following evening.",Yes,"Official Report" 1479,2012,10,28,Ethiopia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,9.145,40.489673,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was assaulted by a gang armed with crude weapons.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1361,2012,11,2,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,"Pibor Post",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Raid,Home,6.217554,33.438353,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national staffer of an INGO was kidnapped by a group of armed rebels from his home and was later killed.",Pending,Media 1616,2012,11,4,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Darayya,"Yarmouk Camp, Al Quds Street",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,Unknown,"Project site",33.471227,36.303878,Unknown,Unknown,"An UN staff member died in Yarmouk refugee camp.",Yes,"Official Report" 1506,2012,11,4,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, near Village Restaurant",0,0,8,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,8,0,8,0,0,8,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",2.036817,45.337338,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","8 NGO staff were injured in a complex attack with small arms fire and two suicide bombers. The target location was the Village Restaurant near Amira Hotel which is popular with politicians, diasporas and other important stakeholders of Mogadishu.",Yes,"Official Report" 1362,2012,11,8,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Sherzad,"Hasam Khel (Sherzad-Khogyani Road)",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.328069,70.165275,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An NGO staff member was shot and killed after his private taxi was stopped by an armed group and he was singled out among passengers. The group reportedly accused him of being an agent of the Afghan and American governments before killing him.",Yes,"Official Report" 1363,2012,11,10,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Bati Kot","Torkham-Jalalabad Highway",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.26087,70.77672,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An NGO national staffer was kidnapped after an armed group ambushed the taxi he was traveling in.",Yes,"Official Report" 1364,2012,11,17,Afghanistan,Nimruz,"Chahar Burjak ",Tofacha,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,4,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,30.12268,62.267082,Unknown,Unknown,"Four deminers from an NGO were injured by an IED or UXO detonation. It is unknown if there was targeting involved or if it was accidental.",Yes,"Official Report" 1365,2012,11,18,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,"University Town",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,33.994225,71.496985,Unknown,Unknown,"The security guard for an INGO was injured when their compound came under a rocket attack from an unknown source. The intended target was the nearby American Club",Pending,Media 1366,2012,11,21,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Nazyan,"Da Nazyano Khola",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",34.118171,70.75253,Unknown,Unknown,"Three NGO national deminers were abducted when doing an assessmnent. They were released on 22 November after intervention from local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1469,2012,11,22,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Garissa, Dadaab",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Detention,Custody,0.046821,40.310412,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One INGO national staff member was shot on the leg by police. While onboard a truck stopped for a police search, he resisted, an altercation developed and was shot in the leg by the police. He was reportedly intoxicated.",Yes,"Official Report" 1492,2012,11,22,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (Khair Khana area)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,34.572184,69.131775,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO security guard was physically assaulted and briefly unconscious during a robbery while on his way to the office.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1367,2012,11,23,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Maidan Shahr ","Maidan Shahr (Main Bazaar Area IVO Governor's Guesthouse)",0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,5,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,Office/compound,34.360598,68.841584,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Five NGO staff and several others were wounded when a small truck rigged with explosives was detonated near government facilities and two NGO compounds. The intended target was reportedly the government facilities and not the aid workers specifically.",Yes,"Official Report" 1373,2012,12,,Afghanistan,Badghis,Murghab,"Kowtal-e Kakuri",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,35.46208,63.46962,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national staff doctor working for an INGO running health programs was shot and killed while driving home on his motorbike by two assassins, also on motorbikes. The staff member had been threatened in the past, as he and his brother, a local religious leader, had been vocal in their opposition to armed militants in the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1494,2012,12,1,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",18.533333,-72.333333,Unknown,Unknown,"One international staff member, upon exiting a bank, was robbed and then shot in the head and killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1493,2012,12,2,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,Abeche,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,13.833056,20.834722,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff was attacked and killed in UN accommodation.",Yes,"Official Report" 1368,2012,12,4,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Zhari,Mirzai,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.186944,66.297222,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A local staffer employed by the UN on a vaccination team was struck by crossfire between government/international forces and armed opposition while traveling on foot, and later died of his injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 1369,2012,12,5,Afghanistan,Kabul,Surobi,Nagoman,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.478418,69.76002,Unknown,Unknown,"Three INGO staff (an international doctor, a national doctor, and a national staffer) were ambushed and kidnapped while travelling north on a secondary road towards Surobi town. They were held until 8 December, when negotiations led to the release of the 2 local staff, and an IMF operation forcibly rescued the foreign doctor. The crime was reportedly motivated by economic gains, but there were AOG elements/actors present.",Yes,"Official Report" 1370,2012,12,5,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,3.116667,43.65,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN aid worker was kidnapped from his home by gunmen in Baidoa.",Pending,Media 1548,2012,12,6,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",26.8234472,18.1236723,Unknown,Unknown,"Male national staffer was severely beaten with metal pipe while at work premises.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1508,2012,12,9,Somalia,Awdal,Borama,Borama,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",9.933056,43.181667,"Police or paramilitary","Somaliland Rapid Response Unit (RRU)","A national staff of an INGO who was in the area at the same time as officers of the Somaliland Rapid Response Unit (RRU) launched an assault against the house of a woman suspected of being an AS operative was reportedly beaten by members for the RRU for no apparent reason.",Yes,"Official Report" 1375,2012,12,10,Pakistan,Sindh,"Karachi South",Karachi,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",24.860551,67.009926,Unknown,Unknown,"A vaccinator working for a UN-supported polio vaccination team was shot and killed.",Pending,Media 1371,2012,12,11,Afghanistan,Faryab,Qaysar,"Sayad Charkhi",0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,5,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,35.564601,64.431892,Unknown,Unknown,"Five INGO national staff members (one driver and four engineers) were kidnapped from the house of a local elder. Released unharmed 18 December.",Yes,"Official Report" 1376,2012,12,11,Pakistan,Sindh,"Karachi South",Karachi,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,4,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,24.860551,67.009926,Unknown,Unknown,"Four female polio vaccinators working for UN-supported polio vaccination program were shot and killed by men on motorcycles",Pending,Media 1377,2012,12,11,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Peshawar,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,34.0123846,71.5787458,Unknown,Unknown,"One of two sisters working on a UN-supported polio vaccination team was shot and killed by men on motorcycles. The other vaccinator was uninjured",Pending,Media 1372,2012,12,12,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,"Bland Ghar",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",34.453386,70.484802,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","Two staff members of an NGO health facility were assaulted by a group of men with sticks and required hospitalization. The assault followed a patients complaints of slow service. The patient returned later with the mob, forcing their way in.",Yes,"Official Report" 1378,2012,12,12,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Peshawar,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",34.0123846,71.5787458,Unknown,Unknown,"A polio vaccinator was shot outside a house as he went on his rounds",Pending,Media 1379,2012,12,12,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Charsadda,Charsadda,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.1509848,71.7593219,Unknown,Unknown,"Another polio vaccinator was shot and killed in her car.",Pending,Media 1507,2012,12,12,Somalia,"Woqooyi Galbeed",Hargeisa,Hargeisa,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,9.560335,44.069722,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff was injured during an attack by four people armed with sticks and knives while on his way to his office and robbed of his mobile phone and other personal effects.",Yes,"Official Report" 1549,2012,12,14,Chad,Ouadda,Ouara,"Eastern Chad refugee camps",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,13.5288319,21.0410733,Unknown,Unknown,"Female national staff was attacked during robbery on the road and received 2 stab wounds.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1530,2012,12,15,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rupbuolriak,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.75,30,Unknown,Unknown,"One contracted employee who was transporting an IO food commodities in a contracted truck was shot and killed in a robbery incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1481,2012,12,17,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,Quetta,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,30.182971,66.998734,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff driver was shot in the arm/wrist by two unknown assailants while driving a staff member to the office.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1374,2012,12,19,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",2.032264,45.267468,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A staffer of a national NGO was shot and killed by two armed men as he was leaving a parking lot. The killing was reportedly linked to the victims' decision to host a sister who had left her husband (a member of the AS movement).",Yes,Media 1500,2012,12,22,Cameroon,,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Raid,Home,4.6125522,13.1535811,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One international staff member was robbed and raped.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1504,2012,12,30,Somalia,Galguduud,Dhusamareb,Guriceel,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",5.303435,45.880207,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff was injured when struck by a ricocheting bullet resulting from a private dispute, which he had been attempting to mediate.",Yes,"Official Report" 1717,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1718,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1719,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1720,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1721,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1722,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1723,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1724,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1725,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1726,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1727,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1728,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1729,2013,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC based on an official list of names provided by the Secretary General of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent of the Syrian staff and volunteers killed in 2013. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1380,2013,1,1,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Swabi,Swabi,0,0,7,0,0,0,7,0,0,7,0,0,0,0,7,0,0,7,1,6,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.047569,72.403637,Unknown,Unknown,"Seven national NGO staff, six females and one male, were shot and killed by gunmen on motorcyles who ambushed their vehicle. The workers were involved with a community health and education center that provided immunizations, among other services.",Yes,"Official Report" 1381,2013,1,5,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Charsadda,Utmanzai,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",34.190242,71.76248,Unknown,Unknown,"Two local NGO staff (one programme coordinator and a driver) were shot and killed in a bazaar. Investigation is ongoing, but the NGO has termed the violence work related.",Yes,"Official Report" 1388,2013,1,6,Afghanistan,Kandahar,"Spin Boldak ",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Body-borne IED",Raid,"Public location",31.0048,66.397653,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national NGO staff member was killed, along with six others, when two suicide bombers detonated their body-borne IEDs after shooting their way inside district council building",Yes,"Official Report" 1382,2013,1,7,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Jar Qala",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,1,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.693426,65.165404,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"Four national staff members of an INGO (three community trainers and one driver) were abducted while travelling through the Jarqala area. All released by 23rd January after negotiations, but threatened with assassination if the continue to work for aid organisations in the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1389,2013,1,8,Jordan,Mafraq,Mafraq,"Zaatari Refugee Camp",5,5,0,0,0,0,0,10,0,10,0,0,0,0,0,10,0,10,5,0,5,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",32.294292,36.322186,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"Five INGO aid workers and five UN-contracted guards were injured when a refugee mob attacked, presumably because of frustrations triggered by recent flooding in the camp.",Yes,Media 1708,2013,1,10,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,"Alamdar Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Body-borne IED","Individual attack","Public location",30.191235,67.025564,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN employee was killed when a suicide bomber detonated an IED in a public area of Quetta.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1383,2013,1,11,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Nowshera,Hakimabad,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,"Public location",34.012597,72.032854,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An NGO nurse was shot and killed on her way to work, having received prior death threats.",Yes,"Official Report" 1384,2013,1,13,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Kajaki ","Lawar Khail",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.267172,65.050769,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member working for an NGO demining agency was shot and killed by a group of armed men during a kidnapping attempt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1702,2013,1,13,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-0.841605,29.048446,Unknown,Unknown,"One Red Cross worker was shot and killed by unknown armed men when trying to stop them from raping a woman.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1385,2013,1,14,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",34.488738,69.13724,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of a UN agency was stabbed in a violent robbery by three assailants.",Yes,"Official Report" 1386,2013,1,16,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,"Public location",34.525896,69.17015,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two NGO employees were injured by a vehicle-borne IED detonated by the driver in a suicide attack on an NDS facility. A total of 27 civilians were injured in the blast, including the aid workers.",Yes,"Official Report" 1387,2013,1,23,Afghanistan,Ghowr,"Char Sada ","Darae Kargush (Chaghcharan-Char Sada Main Road)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.092172,65.166145,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","An international doctor was kidnapped when his NGO vehicle was ambushed. The motive was to have him treat sick relatives, and he was later released by the perpetrators",Yes,"Official Report" 1673,2013,1,24,Indonesia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-6.21195,106.845056,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was hit in the head and subsequently hospitalized when unknown individuals threw stones at the INGO vehicle.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1841,2013,1,27,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Radaar IDP Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",2.056278,45.300605,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO security guard was injured when a shooting broke out in front of a medical health facility managed by the INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1390,2013,1,27,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.542694,69.165394,Unknown,Unknown,"An international INGO staffer was kidnapped as the unmarked vehicle he was riding in was ambushed by four armed men. UPDATE: The NGO employee has been released from captivity in good health.",Yes,"Official Report" 1835,2013,1,28,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Ifo 2 Refugee Camp area, Dadaab, Garissa District",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,0.120341,40.301715,Unknown,Unknown,"A paramedic for the Kenyan Red Cross Society was injured when three gunmen shot at the ambulance after the driver ignored instructions to stop.",Yes,"Official Report" 1659,2013,1,31,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-0.816957,29.109423,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO female staff member was abducted, but was released three days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1391,2013,1,31,Pakistan,FATA,Kurram,Kurram,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,33.89949,70.101691,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two aid workers on polio vaccination team were killed when their car ran over a roadside IED",Yes,"Official Report" 1392,2013,1,31,Pakistan,Sindh,"Karachi West",Maripur,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,24.86803,66.918385,Unknown,Unknown,"Four national NGO workers of a local NGO, including the driver, were abducted in Maripur, Karachi on their way to distribute medicines and other aid. UPDATE: All four were released.",Yes,"Official Report" 1777,2013,2,1,Senegal,Dakar,Dakar,Mermoz,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,14.699193,-17.467716,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO staff member was on his way to the office when two men on a scooter attempted to steal his laptop bag. He was stabbed and was treated at a clinic.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1782,2013,2,3,Iraq,Al-Anbar,Al-Kaim,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",34.416297,41.215314,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"One national INGO social worker was injured during an altercation with a group of Syrian refugees. There was a disagreement concerning service delivery between the social worker and one of the Syrian refugees, and more than 25 other Syrian refugees became involved. The social worker and one of the refugees were hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1393,2013,2,4,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,"Char Chino ","Yaka Bagh",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,32.862093,66.067575,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national NGO staffer was killed when the NGO vehicle hit a roadside IED",Yes,"Official Report" 1714,2013,2,5,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek North","Meen Payam",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,7.597302,29.700877,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted truck driver was severely beaten and killed by unknown armed individuals. The driver's cash and IDs were stolen, but no food from the truck was taken. The driver's assistant managed to escape and reported the incident to the police.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1715,2013,2,6,Sudan,"South Kordofan","Ar Rashad","Tartanj (about 10km NE of Rashad)",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.878453,31.131175,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted truck driver was shot and killed by four armed bandits. The driver's cash and mobile phone were taken.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1394,2013,2,8,Nigeria,Kano,Kano,Kano,0,0,9,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,0,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,1,5,3,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",12.000364,8.513792,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Eight polio vaccinators working on a UN agency-sponsored immunization campaign were shot and killed when gunmen stormed two clinics.",Pending,Media 1709,2013,2,8,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,Dibaben,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",14.205387,24.64345,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member, a security guard supervisor, was found stabbed to death. The perpetrators and the motive are unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1735,2013,2,9,Kyrgyzstan,Bishkek,Bishkek,"Bishkek, Baitik Baatyr Street, near residential district Zhilgorodok Sovmina",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,42.841004,74.608645,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN consultant suffered a broken nose when attacked by unknown assailants while on his way home.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1736,2013,2,10,"DR Congo",Ituri,Bunia,Bunia,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,1.566667,30.25,"Host State","Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (FARDC)","One national UN worker was severely beaten by FARDC soldiers for having committed adultery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1778,2013,2,12,Yemen,Hajjah,"Khayran Al Muharraq",,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,16.075451,43.37951,"Staff member",Contractor,"One national INGO staff member was abducted by a disgruntled vendor who was contracted by the same INGO. The incident appears to be related to a contract dispute: the vendor was asked to suspend sales over allegations of misconduct.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1396,2013,2,13,Afghanistan,Laghman,Alingar,Sandarwa,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,34.786227,70.47759,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A national NGO ambulance driver was hit and seriously wounded by small arms fire during an attack by opposition forces on an Afghan Army convoy",Yes,"Official Report" 1701,2013,2,16,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,Kismayo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",-0.360445,42.548779,"Police or paramilitary","Somaliland Rapid Response Unit (RRU)","One local NGO staff member was shot and killed by local police forces at a police station in Kismayo. The individual was injured but later died of his injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 1842,2013,2,18,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,Baardheere,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,2.333333,42.283333,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One LNGO manager was wounded during clashes between two groups of Al Shabaab fighters. The clash was reportedly triggered by a dispute over the continuation of the LNGO's activities.",Yes,"Official Report" 1397,2013,3,1,Afghanistan,Kabul,Surobi,"Tapa Khan",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.508172,69.826566,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three national NGO staffers were wounded when their vehicle detonated an IED.Unclear if it had recently been planted or if the NGO was specifically targeted",Yes,"Official Report" 1398,2013,3,5,"South Sudan","Northern Bahr el Ghazal","Aweil East",Madhol,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,9.035312,27.76364,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO worker was assaulted and robbed, sustaining serious injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 1399,2013,3,10,"South Sudan",Unity,Koch,"Mirmir Centre",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.595324,29.992201,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff member and driver were ambushed and shot by armed robbers while riding in a humanitarian relief convoy.",Yes,"Official Report" 1436,2013,3,11,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Now Zad","Garow Band",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,32.39233,64.490984,Unknown,Unknown,"Three deminers were kidnapped from the home of a non-NGO-affiliated civilian at gunpoint. UPDATE: All three aid workers were safely released two months later on 11 May.",Yes,"Official Report" 1712,2013,3,11,Yemen,Abyan,Khanfar,Ja'ar,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,13.222951,45.305485,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One NGO worker was shot in the leg by militia members, who mistakenly identified him as an Al Qaeda affiliate.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1759,2013,3,12,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Harem,Atme,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,36.3121,36.687433,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","Two INGO workers (Italian and British) were abducted by ISIS in northern Syria, close to the Turkish border. UPDATE: The Italian staff member was released over a year later, on 26 May 2014. The British staff member was tortured and killed on 13 September 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1615,2013,3,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,"Khan Eshieh Camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.372937,36.112475,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN staff member suffered injuries when he was hit by shrapnel from a nearby explosion in Khan Eshieh camp on 13 March. He died from his injuries the next day.",Yes,"Official Report" 1400,2013,3,13,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Darayya,Darayya,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.456784,36.244222,Unknown,Unknown,"An EU humanitarian officer was killed in a rocket attack in Deraya, a suburb of Damascus",Pending,Media 1401,2013,3,13,Pakistan,Sindh,"Karachi West","Orangi Town",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,24.949247,66.966768,Unknown,Unknown,"A well-known female aid worker was shot and killed by four armed motorcyclists after leaving her office.",Pending,Media 1787,2013,3,14,Sudan,"East Darfur",,"Tour Taan railway road",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.800525,25.442011,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted driver was abducted by unknown individuals, who demanded money for his release. Both the driver and the truck were released 35 days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1402,2013,3,15,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Nesitu,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.456226,32.426302,Criminal,Unknown,"A UN-contracted driver and assistant were ambushed and severely wounded by armed robbers.",Yes,"Official Report" 1746,2013,3,17,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Tadmur,"Al Sukhnah",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.88509,38.872152,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN-contracted drivers were abducted by unknown armed groups, who robbed the drivers of their personal belongings and stole the contents of the trucks' cargo. It appears that the owner of the trucks paid a ransom and that the drivers were released.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1803,2013,3,17,"Syrian Arab Republic",Al-Hasakah,Al-Hasakah,Al-Hasakah,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.115195,40.796915,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN-contracted drivers were kidnapped by unknown armed men. The trucks' contents and the drivers' personal belongings were also taken. They were kept by their kidnappers until a ransom was paid by the owner of the trucks.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1403,2013,3,21,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Nowshera,"Jallozai IDP Camp",0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,"Project site",33.919194,71.80859,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two local NGO workers were killed, along with at least 10 IDPs, when a remote controlled car bomb exploded on a road inside the camp.",Yes,"Official Report" 1737,2013,3,21,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Nowshera,"Jallozai IDP Camp",0,0,12,0,0,0,1,11,0,12,0,0,0,0,1,11,0,12,0,0,12,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,"Project site",33.725714,71.791983,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Eleven NGO personnel were wounded and one killed when a VBIED detonated by an IDP camp.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1684,2013,3,22,Turkey,Hatay,Antakya,Antakya,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",36.202809,36.160299,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO staff member was walking when he was stabbed in the back by three men.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1404,2013,3,23,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Fayzabad,"Fayzabad, New City (PD1)",0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Unknown,37.100702,70.556226,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A German expatriate worker was abducted by an armed opposition group while out for a walk. He was released unharmed a day later due to negotiations with local networks.",Yes,"Official Report" 1405,2013,3,24,Afghanistan,Wardak,Jaghatu,"Kuchinay Aryub",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.771998,68.369368,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A local NGO staffer, working as a National Solidarity Program (government-led aid and reconstruction) facilitator, was ambushed, kidnapped and beaten by an armed opposition group. Released after local community members appealed intervened.",Yes,"Official Report" 1406,2013,3,26,Yemen,Sana'a,"Bani Al Hadith","Amanat Al Asimah",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,15.337484,44.184304,Unknown,Unknown,"An international ICRC worker was shot and slightly wounded in a kidnap attempt while driving in a car with her husband.",Yes,Media 1407,2013,3,30,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Batil,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,10.099652,33.337104,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An employee of a commercial company contracted by the UN was shot and wounded when a group of twenty armed, masked men raided their organization's compound. The unknown perpretrators left without stealing anything after the incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 1738,2013,3,30,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Adra,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.611816,36.488004,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted worker was injured when a mortar shell hit a warehouse. He was hospitalized and required surgery to remove shrapnel.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1437,2013,3,31,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Sangin ",Bostanzi,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",32.07075,64.838216,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An NGO national staff member, a male nurse, was killed in an IED detonation in a bazaar whilst en route to the Poza Community Health Clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 1747,2013,3,31,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,"Al-Zurbeh bridge",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.071229,36.970299,Unknown,Unknown,"Three UN-contracted drivers transporting food rations were abducted by unknown armed men. One was released, but the other two are still being held. The perpetrators refuse to return the food rations.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1438,2013,4,5,Afghanistan,Faryab,Kohistan,"Cheshmi Sangin",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,35.320299,64.811138,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Armed individuals shot and killed an INGO staff member in front of his residence due to a family dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1409,2013,4,6,Afghanistan,Zabul,"Qalat ","Qalat, PRT Area",0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,32.105109,66.914374,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A US Government representative, delivering in-kind aid for a reconstruction project, was killed when a suicide bomber detonated the vehicle-borne explosive near her convoy on the road.",Pending,Media 1408,2013,4,8,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,Unknown,Home,4.84914,31.510543,Unaffiliated,Spouse,"A UN agency worker was killed by her husband in a domestic dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1410,2013,4,14,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,0,0,4,0,1,0,0,1,0,3,0,3,1,3,0,4,4,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,Road,2.020684,45.304072,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A driver for a third country Red Crescent Society was killed and three additional staff wounded in Mogadishu when a suicide car bomb targeting government court buildings detonated as their convoy passed by.",Yes,Media 1411,2013,4,14,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.215698,37.159321,Unknown,Unknown,"A national Red Crescent worker was killed when a mortar hit the warehouse he was guarding.",Yes,"Official Report" 1412,2013,4,16,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,Khaniqa,"Shor Areq (Mazar-Sheberghan Road)",0,0,4,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,4,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.822773,66.05806,Unknown,Unknown,"Two Afghan Red Crescent Society staff members were killed and two wounded when unknown men opened fire on their vehicle on the road. UPDATE: After the attack on the ARCS staff, the group suspended its work in the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1414,2013,4,21,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,"Jalalabad (Zone 3, Arzaqo Street)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",34.43058,70.448037,Unknown,Unknown,"A national NGO staffer was shot and seriously injured by armed men on a motorcycle, while walking to work.",Yes,"Official Report" 1415,2013,4,21,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba-Nimule Road",5,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,1,0,0,1,3,2,0,5,5,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.689385,31.703351,Criminal,Unknown,"Two UN-contracted employees (driver and assistant) were shot and killed when their convoy was ambushed by two armed men after delivering food to the UN Agency warehouse in Juba; their cash, phones, and other belongings were stolen. Simultaneously, another convoy was approaching from the opposite direction, and another UN-contracted driver was shot and killed and his two assistants injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1416,2013,4,22,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Tulak,"Kotale Kadraw",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.974898,63.728285,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","During an ambush, an NGO national staffer was singled out among colleagues (as team leader) and kidnapped by armed men who also burned the vehicle. He was later released unharmed as a result of intervention and negotiations by local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1417,2013,4,22,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Hisarak ",,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.275146,69.880273,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An NGO national staff member went missing whilst travelling along the Hisarak-Azra road, and presumed kidnapped. UPDATE: The aid worker was released unharmed on 18 May.",Yes,"Official Report" 1418,2013,4,22,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Maywand,"Loy Karez",0,0,10,0,0,0,0,0,10,10,0,0,0,0,0,0,10,10,10,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,31.496282,65.000801,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Ten national staff members from a community-based demining program of an international partner (private company) were abducted by armed men. They were released four days later after mediation by local elders",Yes,"Official Report" 1419,2013,4,23,Afghanistan,Herat,"Kohsan ","Noor Abad (Herat-Islam Qala)",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,1,1,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Unknown,34.659791,61.107952,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"Three INGO staff, one international and two national, were kidnapped by a local armed opposition group, later released unharmed following negotiations by community elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1420,2013,4,28,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,"Chora ",Awi,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,32.913926,66.001905,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A guard working for an international organization was shot and killed outside his home. The attack was deemed to be stemming from a personal grievance and not related to his organizational affiliation.",Yes,"Official Report" 1534,2013,4,29,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Raid,Office/compound,34.551047,69.163852,Unknown,Unknown,"One female INGO staff member was sexually assaulted and subsequently hospitalized after five masked men broke into the NGO guesthoust and robbed the residents. Three other staff members were present, but seem to have been unhurt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1452,2013,5,,Pakistan,Sindh,"Karachi South",Karachi,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,24.860551,67.009926,Unknown,Unknown,"One senior NGO worker associated with education projects was gunned down. This is the second killing of a staffer from this NGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1685,2013,5,2,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Wadi Salih",Garsila,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.365248,23.142216,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two INGO staff members were injured (one shot and one severely beaten) when their aid convoy was attacked by seven armed men.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1422,2013,5,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Mangalla,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.187749,31.781709,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national contractor was killed and another wounded in a shooting when their vehicle was ambushed on the Bor-Juba road.",Yes,"Official Report" 1423,2013,5,4,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Rutshuru,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",-1.183623,29.448832,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staffer was shot dead by unknown gunmen.",Yes,"Official Report" 1424,2013,5,9,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Achin ","Bandar Khola",0,0,11,0,0,0,0,0,11,11,0,0,0,0,0,0,11,11,11,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.08067,70.665404,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Eleven national staff of a demining NGO were kidnapped in an ambush by an armed opposition group. UPDATE: All 11 were released unharmed on 31 May, following the intervention of community elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1425,2013,5,9,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (Taimani)",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,34.544427,69.159857,"Staff member","Not applicable","One staff member of a demining agency was shot and killed by a co-worker, a security guard, inside the agency's compound as a result of a personal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1426,2013,5,10,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Bosnia Market, IFO 1 refugee camp, Dadaab",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",0.110197,40.314053,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was shot as a collateral victim to an attack on a Kenya Police Reservist. He is in stable condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 1427,2013,5,11,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.849856,31.59948,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was car-jacked and beaten; his car and other valuables on his person were stolen.",Yes,"Official Report" 1444,2013,5,11,Afghanistan,Kandahar,"Maruf ","Abu Qala",3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,31.634808,67.247748,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national staff members were killed when an IED struck the vehicle of an IO-contracted implementing partner for a demining program. Initial assessment indicates that this was likely an IED detonation, but the possibility remains that it was an Explosive Remnant of War.",Yes,"Official Report" 1428,2013,5,13,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Chahar Kint ",Rejan,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.320271,67.483171,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were affected when an Afghan civilian was allegedly targeted in an ambush on the vehicle they were all in.",Yes,"Official Report" 1429,2013,5,13,Yemen,Abyan,Khanfar,Ja'ar,0,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.220754,45.305945,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Al-Marakisha tribe","Three ICRC staff members were abducted while traveling by car by in the Southern Province of Abyan. They were released unharmed two days later.",Yes,Media 1674,2013,5,14,Mauritania,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,18.083949,-15.978341,Unknown,Unknown,"During a break-in, one INGO member was stabbed in the hand.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1683,2013,5,15,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pochalla,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.18,34.095,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Murle Tribesman","One national INGO staff member was injured when Murule tribesmen attacked an aid convoy. The convoy was traveling with a local leader, who was the target of the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1454,2013,5,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Harem,Harem,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",36.212228,36.519075,Unknown,Unknown,"Three German aid workers were kidnapped in the town of Harem near the northern border with Turkey. UPDATE: Two of three escaped on 3 July 2013. The third also escaped his kidnappers on 4 September 2013.",Pending,Media 1779,2013,5,20,Turkey,Hatay,Kirikhan,Kirikhan,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,36.497956,36.364129,Unknown,Unknown,"One international INGO staff member (Syrian) was attacked and stabbed by two Turkish assailants, one of whom was the staff member's neighbor. Attack seems targeted, but motive unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1430,2013,5,21,Kenya,"Rift Valley (former)","Uasin Gishu",Eldoret,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,0.50605,35.269086,Unknown,Unknown,"One security guard was killed when a group of men armed with blades forced entry to the office of an NGO, which they then robbed.",Yes,"Official Report" 1431,2013,5,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.93322,36.634538,"Host State",Unknown,"An Indian national working with a British NGO was killed in a refugee hospital in Idlib Province during an air strike.",Pen,Media 1432,2013,5,23,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Makururic,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,6.810839,29.675678,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was shot in his home by an unknown gunman during the night. He was hospitalized and received emergency surgery, but later passed away.",Yes,"Official Report" 1433,2013,5,24,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (Shar-e Naw area)",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,1,3,0,4,0,1,3,"Complex attack",Raid,Office/compound,34.527581,69.16714,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An IO building in Kabul was attacked with a car bomb, rocket-propelled grenades and armed gunmen, resulting in the death of one staff member and injuries to three more staff. Foreign staff seemed to have been specifically targeted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1843,2013,5,25,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Medina, Banaadir Junction",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",2.021074,45.288353,"Host State","Somali Armed Forces","One INGO employee was killed during clashes between two groups of Somali National Government (SNG) forces.",Yes,"Official Report" 1434,2013,5,25,Afghanistan,Parvan,"Shekh Ali","Toritch Valley (Kabul-Bamyan Highway)",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.949373,68.516697,Unknown,Unknown,"Two staff members of a demining NGO were kidnapped at an illegal checkpoint on the Kabul-Bamyan highway.",Yes,"Official Report" 1445,2013,5,25,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,Liboi,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,0.351096,40.872108,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One Kenyan Red Cross official was killed during clashes between Al Shabaab and the Administrative Police.",Yes,"Official Report" 1435,2013,5,27,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,"Qush Tepa",Khaniqa,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack","Public location",36.142298,65.35696,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One INGO staff member, who also served as headmaster of a local boys' school, was killed by an armed opposition group near his home after arranging a meeting with the group. There are indications this killling was not related to his affiliation with an INGO. ",Yes,"Official Report" 1439,2013,5,29,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,0,0,0,4,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,1,0,1,1,3,0,4,0,0,4,"Body-borne IED",Raid,Office/compound,34.430247,70.448678,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two suicide bombers detonated explosives at the International Committee of the Red Cross compound, killing one security guard and injuring three staff members. Following the attack, the ICRC closed their sub delegation in Jalalabad and temporarily stopped all staff movements in the country.",Yes,"Official Report" 1640,2013,6,1,India,"West Bengal",Kolkata,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack",Unknown,22.57179,88.361727,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A female aid worker was drugged and sexually assaulted by a local businessman. She subsequently attempted suicide and was hospitalized.",Pending,Media 1440,2013,6,3,Afghanistan,Nurestan,Waygal,Wanat,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,35.221192,71.049777,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO translator was injured as his vehicle struck an IED; this is likely connected to a tribal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1441,2013,6,3,Afghanistan,Herat,"Adraskan ","Gala Toot",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.607889,62.226317,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","District Shadow Governor (DSG)","Five national staff members of a demining INGO and a tribal elder were kidnapped while in transit, with the elder and two of the aid workers released soon after. UPDATE: All three staff members were released unharmed approximately three days after abduction.",Yes,"Official Report" 1450,2013,6,3,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Panjwayi,"Sperwan Ghar",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",31.490446,65.415074,"Foreign or coalition forces","International Military Forces (IMF)","A national staff deminer, working for a private company contracted on behalf of an International Organisation, was killed in a targeted IMF airstrike. The company has suspended operations in the area until further notice.",Yes,"Official Report" 1679,2013,6,4,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Um Dukhun","Um Dukhum (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",11.123514,22.961818,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was killed due to fighting between two tribal groups.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1447,2013,6,5,Kenya,Siaya,Siaya,Rarieda,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Road,0.127567,34.278379,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","An aid agency worker was killed and dumped in a bush in Rarieda, Siaya County. Police stated that an investigation has been launched. UPDATE: She was on her way to buy a plot of land, and this was assessed as a criminal matter, unrelated to her status as an aid worker.",Pending,Media 1451,2013,6,6,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,Badhaber,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,2,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",34.011163,71.568895,Unknown,Unknown,"One polio vaccinator was killed and another injured when they were attacked by two gunmen on a motorcycle. The UN agency running the vaccination campaign in Peshawar temporarily suspended operations as a result.",Yes,"Official Report" 1686,2013,6,7,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,9.939815,33.809694,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","Three INGO staff members were tied up and beaten by drunk SPLA members for refusing to pay a bribe.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1754,2013,6,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,"Kazeit Zeido",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.218055,37.105819,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN-contracted drivers were detained for 7 days by an unknown armed group, who stole the food rations that the trucks were transporting. They were eventually released on 14 June 2013.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1470,2013,6,9,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Nirkh ","De Afghan",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.318849,68.854718,"Police or paramilitary","Afghan National Police (ANP)","One NGO doctor was abducted on his way back to Maidan Shahr from Nirkh after passing an ANP check post. He was beaten unconscious while in their captivity, demanded he provide them with weaponry and ammunition, accused him of being a spy, and he was released later in the day after intervention by locals.",Yes,"Official Report" 1743,2013,6,9,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Jisr-Ash-Shugur,"Rural Idleb, Jisr ash-Shugur",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Road,35.806881,36.317978,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted driver was severely injured when a missile hit his truck. He was hospitalized, and the cargo in the truck was completely destroyed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1442,2013,6,10,Afghanistan,Herat,"Obe ","Haft Gala",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.274566,63.11168,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Three national NGO staff members were kidnapped while in transit. UPDATE: 18 June all the three abductees were released unharmed in Seyah Sang area of Pashtun Zarghun, following the negotiations held by the community elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1785,2013,6,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.965478,38.979869,"Non-state armed group: National","Al-Nusra Front","One UN-contracted driver was stopped and detained for five days by Al Nosrah Front.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1786,2013,6,11,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor",Mayadin,Mayadin,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.014272,40.447052,"Non-state armed group: National","Al-Nusra Front","Two UN-contracted drivers were stopped and detained by Al Nosrah Front.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1716,2013,6,12,"South Sudan",Unity,Koch,"Mayendit-Madol Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.883662,30.045535,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted assistant driver was shot in the chest and killed by a group of armed men demanding cash.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1739,2013,6,13,Myanmar,Yangon,Yangon,"Nawaday Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",16.783822,96.156356,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN consultant was attacked from behind by an unknown assailant, who unsuccessfully tried to slit her throat. She was immediately hospitalized and required surgery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1443,2013,6,15,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,"Qarqin ","Khan Tepa (Ajar Gozar area)",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,37.412663,66.047083,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One NGO staff member involved in the polio campaign was shot and killed outside of her residence. The motive behind the attack is yet to be determined. UPDATE: It is believed to have resulted from a dispute rather than being related to the victims NGO affiliation.",Yes,"Official Report" 1446,2013,6,19,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,13,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,10,3,0,0,3,8,5,0,13,12,1,0,"Complex attack",Raid,Office/compound,2.043557,45.314087,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One UN staffer, 3 UN contractors, and 4 guards were killed during a complex attack, when a VBIED rammed the UN's external gate and was simultaneously detonated. Seven assailants entered the compound on foot, tossing hand grenades in the process. Another UN staffer and 4 other guards were also injured.",Yes,"Official Report" 1448,2013,6,21,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.848925,31.582724,"Police or paramilitary","National Security Personnel","One UN staff member was hospitalized after being physically assaulted by National Security personnel and locked up in the UN vehicle she was driving, allegedly for obstructing the VVIP motorcade at John Garang Mausoleum, Juba.",Yes,"Official Report" 1449,2013,6,22,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Between Yei and Juba",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.40057,31.162043,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO official was stabbed to death while en route by car between Juba and Yei.",Pending,Media 1460,2013,6,26,Afghanistan,Herat,"Injil ","Shahrake Afsaran",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,34.340489,62.199587,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member of an NGO was hospitalized after two men, armed with a knife and sticks, attacked while he was on his motorbike, en route to work in Herat City. This incident is not related to the staff member’s employment with an NGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1750,2013,6,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Ma'ar Shoreen",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.677839,36.708053,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN-contracted drivers were stopped by armed groups near Ma'ar Shoreen and forced to drive to an area close to Jabal az Zawiyah, where they were held. All food rations were taken from the trucks. The drivers and the trucks were released on 30 June 2013.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1836,2013,6,29,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Kismayo,Kismayo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",-0.358216,42.545087,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Clan,"One INGO nurse was killed by a stray mortar during clashes between clan militias. The nurse was assisting the wounded at the time of the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1751,2013,6,29,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Hama,"Morek, Suran",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.383945,36.69235,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN-contracted driver was stopped nearby Morek area by an unknown armed group. He was then taken to Jabal az Zawiyah, where he was held for seven days and his documents and mobile phone confiscated. He was eventually released with his truck, but without the cargo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1455,2013,6,30,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Now Zad","Ali Zayi",0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,32.418522,64.472354,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One staff member of a demining NGO was killed and another injured when an IED detonated against their motorcycle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1710,2013,7,1,Uganda,Western,Mbarara,Mbarara,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,-0.606542,30.674716,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was stabbed during an apparent robbery by unknown assailants. He was immediately rushed to the hospital, but died upon arrival.",Yes,Media 1458,2013,7,3,Afghanistan,Herat,Guzara,Senawgerd,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,2,1,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Road,34.042678,62.169768,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two NGO national staff members and a hired driver were conducting a road mission when they were abducted by unknown armed men. UPDATE: All three were released from captivity, with the assistance of community elders on 12 July 2013.",Yes,"Official Report" 1790,2013,7,3,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Saraqib,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.863611,36.800556,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Shareea Court","One UN-contracted driver was kidnapped by an armed group called Shareea Court. Attempts to contact the driver have been unsuccessful thus far.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1687,2013,7,4,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Bambari,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,5.766534,20.683388,"Non-state armed group: National",Seleka,"One INGO staff member was beaten by Seleka members at a checkpoint.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1706,2013,7,4,Somalia,"Woqooyi Galbeed",Hargeisa,Hargeisa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,9.55012,44.066165,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was attacked by a gang and suffered a knife wound to the hand.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1459,2013,7,4,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,3,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,12.049767,24.883365,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two INGO national workers were killed and one was in critical condition after a grenade exploded in their office during fighting in Nyala between Government troops and rebels.",Yes,"Official Report" 1471,2013,7,7,Afghanistan,Samangan,"Khuram Wa Sarbagh","Do Rayee Baba Qamber",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,35.910222,68.290924,Unknown,Unknown,"1 INGO staff member and his driver were stopped by five armed men and subsequently robbed and beaten.",Yes,"Official Report" 1515,2013,7,11,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,"Beni, Watalinga",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,3,1,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",0.485973,29.458168,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Four national INGO staff were kidnapped by an armed group. UPDATE: one staff member escaped and was found unharmed over a year later, on 29 August 2014; no news regarding the other three staff members, however.",Yes,"Official Report" 1850,2013,7,12,Somalia,Bari,Bosaso,Kalabeyr,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",10.828468,49.252965,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Clan,"One INGO staff member was injured when shooting broke out during what seems to have been an inter-clan attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1472,2013,7,13,Afghanistan,Nimruz,"Chakhansur ",Awar,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",31.187788,62.089746,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two NGO national staff members, visiting the Awar area to supervise a vaccination project, were abducted by unknown armed gunmen. UPDATE: They were release 3 days later, following negotiations with the help of local elders from the beneficiary community.",Yes,"Official Report" 1473,2013,7,13,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Now Zad","Now Zad",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,32.375979,64.465167,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One staff member from a demining NGO was killed in transit by a roadside IED.",Yes,"Official Report" 1614,2013,7,14,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Darayya,"Yarmouk Camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.470376,36.30053,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member suffered head injuries on 9 July 2013 when a shell exploded at the southern end of Palestine Street in Yarmouk. He subsequently died five days later on 14 July 2013.",Yes,"Official Report" 1752,2013,7,16,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Tadmur,"Between Palmyra and As Sukhnah",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.653849,38.638973,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN-contracted driver was stopped and detained by an unknown armed group, who requested a ransom.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1474,2013,7,17,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Garissa, Dadaab, Dagahaley",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,0.188463,40.283483,Unknown,Unknown,"One security guard for an NGO was shot when he interrupted what was likely an attempted armed robbery of an NGO compound in Dadaab.",Yes,"Official Report" 1475,2013,7,17,Afghanistan,Kundoz,"Imam Sahib","Imam Sahib",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,37.182341,68.913042,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national staff member of an INGO was injured and required a leg amputation when an IED attached to a bicycle detonated against the ANP vehicle in which he/she was traveling.",Yes,"Official Report" 1516,2013,7,19,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.361698,18.555975,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO Country Director was wounded after being shot. Two unidentified men attacked him as he was parking his car, asking for the keys to the vehicle and, as he tried to escape, he was hit in the leg by a bullet.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1552,2013,7,20,Afghanistan,Lowgar,Charkh,"Bandoka-Chakh-Pul-e Alam Road",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,33.813945,68.94788,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One driver of an INGO ambulance was seriously injured when struck with small arms fire while in the crossfire between ANSF and AOG fighters.",Yes,"Official Report" 1713,2013,7,22,Ethiopia,Jarar,"Degahabur City",Ogaden,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",8.218894,43.557972,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN-contracted warehouse worker was shot and killed by armed men suspected to be part of an insurgent group.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1517,2013,7,23,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Garsor,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",6.769623,47.430615,Unknown,Unknown,"A senior leader of a local NGO was shot dead by two masked gunmen shortly as he left Imamu-Shafici mosque in Garsor village of Galkayo.",Yes,Media 1535,2013,7,25,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Garissa, Fafi, Hagadera Camp",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",0.003728,40.368204,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","An NGO staff member was stabbed to death by his neighbour when an argument between the two turned violent.",Yes,"Official Report" 1740,2013,7,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,"Al Eissa",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,35.995534,37.000089,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN driver was the victim of an armed robbery and was shot in the back twice by unidentified armed men. He was hospitalized and is in stable condition.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1536,2013,7,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Al-Qusayr,al-Qusayr,0,0,0,0,11,0,0,11,0,11,0,0,0,0,0,11,0,11,0,0,11,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.511867,36.576478,Unknown,Unknown,"Nine volunteers and two staff with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent were injured when a distribution point in al-Qusur was hit with a mortar shell.",Yes,"Official Report" 1844,2013,7,31,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Jaale Siyad Military Academy area",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.045742,45.302612,"Host State","Somali Armed Forces","Two LNGO staff were injured when Somali National Government (SNG) forces opened fire on the LNGO vehicle, allegedly because the vehicle did not stop when ordered to do so. The two staff were taken to a hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1537,2013,7,31,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,"Khas Uruzgan",,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.038489,66.721209,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One INGO staff member was killed when the car he was traveling in was stopped by AOG at an illegal checkpoint. Four others were in the car (not staff members); three of them were also killed but one was released to report the incident. There is no indication that the incident was related to his work.",Yes,"Official Report" 1638,2013,8,,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,33.483333,36.35,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer, after having disappeared for five months, died on 8 January 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1806,2013,8,,"Central African Republic",Mbomou,Rafai,Rafai,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.998371,24.334143,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was shot and critically injured during an attempted carjacking/robbery. Three others were also in the vehicle, but they were unharmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1895,2013,8,3,"Syrian Arab Republic",Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,"Public location",35.959411,38.998105,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","An American aid worker was killed in Raqqa, Syria on February 6th, 2015. She was initially kidnapped by militants on August 3rd, 2013. ISIS militants alledge that she was killed in retaliatory Jordanian airstrikes on Raqqa. The circumstances surrounding her death are contested by administration officials in the Jordanian and American governments, who believe that the aid worker was killed by ISIS.",Yes,"Official Report" 1538,2013,8,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",4.848775,31.508604,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO staff member was assaulted and robbed by four young men.",Yes,"Official Report" 1539,2013,8,5,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Jabur,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.38015,31.804769,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO staff member was shot and killed when unknown attackers shot at a marked NGO vehicle travelling on the Bor to Juba road.",Yes,"Official Report" 1540,2013,8,5,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, outside of",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,4.809329,31.633258,Unknown,Unknown,"One staff member was killed and one wounded when their vehicle was attacked.",Yes,Media 1555,2013,8,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,33.499742,36.295234,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was killed.",Yes,"Official Report" 1554,2013,8,9,Afghanistan,Konar,"Chapa Dara",DAC,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,34.917211,70.764156,"Host State","Afghan Armed Forces","One NGO staff member was injured when an ANA fired mortar shell landed in a residential area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1556,2013,8,15,Afghanistan,Herat,"Pashtun Zarghun ","Safedan ",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.277528,62.614173,Unknown,Unknown,"One off-duty NGO national staff member was killed while acting as a bodyguard to a local powerbroker when they were ambushed while in transit. This is likely related to a family and/or tribal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1557,2013,8,17,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack","Project site",10.130742,33.327557,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One INGO staff member was killed by a staff member of another INGO allegedly over domestic dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1558,2013,8,18,India,Maharashtra,Mumbai,"Marine Lines railway station",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,18.970715,72.819421,Unknown,Unknown,"One American working for an NGO was slashed by an assailant on her face and neck and robbed while on a commuter train.",Pending,Media 1559,2013,8,18,Afghanistan,Balkh,Dawlatabad,Chahi,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",36.983382,67.047065,Unknown,Unknown,"A guard of an NGO-run clinic was shot and wounded when three armed men tried to gain access to the clinic and were refused.",Yes,"Official Report" 1560,2013,8,20,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Nesitu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.519919,32.490316,Unknown,Unknown,"One driver was shot when gunmen opened fire on four UN-contracted trucks.",Yes,"Official Report" 1561,2013,8,20,Afghanistan,Lowgar,Charkh,"Bandoka-Chakh-Pul-e Alam Road",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,33.814659,68.947602,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One INGO ambulance driver was wounded with small arms fire when passing through an clash between AOG and ANSF.",Yes,"Official Report" 1562,2013,8,22,Afghanistan,Farah,Bakwa,"Tanke Haji Essa (Herat-Kandahar Main Road)",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,32.318414,63.216539,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One assistant driver of an IO-contracted food delivery truck was killed when a roadside IED exploded against his truck.",Yes,"Official Report" 1563,2013,8,22,Afghanistan,Bamian,Sayghan,"Chambar Ghojor",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Unknown,34.816435,67.816707,Unknown,Unknown,"Two international aid workers were kidnapped and safely released three days later. Security officials said it was probably the work of hostage takers since the area is not a stronghold of the insurgency.",Yes,"Official Report" 1564,2013,8,25,Afghanistan,Herat,Gulran,"Lushbak (Herat-Gulran DAC Main Road)",0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,5,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,35.204333,61.607134,Unknown,Unknown,"Five national staff members of an INGO were kidnapped while traveling in a taxi returning to their field office. All five were later killed. This was not a targeted incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 1565,2013,8,26,Afghanistan,Laghman,Alingar,"Shekh Sahib",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.787959,70.478834,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO staff member was injured when a stray mortar struck a school where s/he was delivering a training.",Yes,"Official Report" 1566,2013,8,27,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank","Ramallah and Al-Bireh","Qalandia Refugee Camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",31.865951,35.21448,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One UN staff member was shot and killed by IDF soldiers during clashes on an overnight arrest raid at the Qalandia refugee camp.",Pending,Media 1567,2013,8,31,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, near Olympic Hotel",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",4.858778,31.598305,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One UN staff member was assaulted by a person suspected to be an SPLA soldier while walking from the Olympic hotel in Juba.",Yes,"Official Report" 1568,2013,8,31,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,4.849379,31.508672,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was robbed and assaulted by two unknown masked men who entered and robbed his home, then removed him by force from his home and brought him to the forest where they continued to assault him and ask for money.",Yes,"Official Report" 1569,2013,8,31,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,Kandahar,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Body-borne IED",Unknown,Unknown,31.610269,65.701536,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national staff driver was wounded when a body-borne IED was detonated. The attack was aimed at Afghanistan National Police.",Yes,"Official Report" 1741,2013,9,1,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, seaport",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",2.026156,45.331465,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"Two UN-contracted employees were shot and wounded by police as they were trying to enter the seaport.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1570,2013,9,2,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Sejou,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack","Project site",36.21614,37.166897,Unknown,Unknown,"A Syrian doctor was kidnapped from Sejou village where he was working and found killed one day later in Aleppo province.",Yes,Media 1571,2013,9,5,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",Kohistanat,Tarikak,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,5,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.423689,65.975326,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three male NGO national staff members and two drivers - affiliated with an NSP project - were kidnapped and released three days later on September 8th following negotiations by the local community, elders and community representatives to help secure their release.",Yes,"Official Report" 1675,2013,9,5,Armenia,Yerevan,Yerevan,Yerevan,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Unknown,40.182387,44.511848,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was beaten by a group of unknown men in Yerevan. He was subsequently hospitalized and required surgery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1572,2013,9,7,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,9.259642,29.800035,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was assaulted by three persons who allegedly disguised themselves as visitors at his residence in Kalibalak, Bentiu. He was evacuated to the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1574,2013,9,7,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Bossangoa,Bossangoa,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,6.491239,17.45499,Unknown,Unknown,"During an evacuation, two national staffers of an INGO were killed in transit while returning to base from a construction site in the area of Bossangoa.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1851,2013,9,7,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, near Village Restaurant",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Body-borne IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",2.032836,45.33976,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","An INGO guard was wounded during an Al Shabaab attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1680,2013,9,7,"El Salvador",,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",13.692667,-89.218216,Unknown,Unknown,"One international consultant was shot and killed as he was withdrawing money from a bank.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1742,2013,9,7,Afghanistan,Daykondi,Shahristan,"Chaprasak Bazaar (near)",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Road,33.786498,66.714834,Unaffiliated,"Community members","Two UN-contracted drivers were severely beaten by local community members for giving a ride to two women who were allegedly running away from their families. Both drivers were hospitalized and warned not to give rides to non-UN personnel.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1573,2013,9,8,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Tomping,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,4.873301,31.589264,Unknown,Unknown,"Robbers at a UN compound assaulted the UN-contracted guard, who was taken to the hospital for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1575,2013,9,8,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Maidan Shahr ","Bazaar Area (Kabul-Ghazni Highway)",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Complex attack",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,34.361066,68.851885,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two NGO staff members were hospitalized as a result of an AOG-initiated bomb blast accompanying a complex attack close to the NGO office. The NGO office was not the target of the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1753,2013,9,12,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor",Kabajeb,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.076682,39.680846,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN-contracted driver was stopped by an unknown armed group in Kabajeb village, but was forced to drive to Mhambil village and off-load the cargo. The driver was detained for two days and was released with his empty truck on 14 September 2013.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1578,2013,9,13,Philippines,"Zamboanga del Sur",2nd,"Barangay Station, Catalina",0,0,0,5,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,5,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",6.908154,122.088461,"Non-state armed group: National","Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)","Five local Red Cross volunteers were injured when Nur Misuari-led faction of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) fired a rifle grenade in Barangay Sta. Catalina, Zamboanga City.",Pending,Media 1577,2013,9,14,Afghanistan,Herat,"Ghoryan ","Du Poshta (Herat-Islam Qala Main Road)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.476697,61.410496,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two national staff members of a demining INGO were kidnapped by AOG while traveling from Islam Qala toward Herat. They were released the following day.",Yes,"Official Report" 1734,2013,9,16,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa","Dera Ismail Khan","Paharpur, Humanitarian Hub",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.10564,70.972262,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO security guard was shot during an armed robbery. He later died from his wounds two days later, on 18 September.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1664,2013,9,19,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-1.659905,29.221005,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff member was shot and injured just as he reached his house, on his way home from work. He was subsequently hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1579,2013,9,22,Pakistan,Sindh,Sukkur,"Dingro Wah",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,28.00069,69.31894,Unknown,Unknown,"One female social worker employed by a local NGO was kidnapped by unidentified armed men and killed.",Yes,"Official Report" 1688,2013,9,22,Somalia,Sanaag,Erigavo,Erigavo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",10.616478,47.366652,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"One INGO staff member was attacked by refugees, who were upset about the lack of food. The staff member sufferred a broken nose.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1580,2013,9,23,"South Sudan",Warrap,"Gogrial West",Kuajok,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",8.492154,27.993158,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One UN staff member was assaulted after group of people at the scene of road traffic accident forcibly asked the staff member to transport a non-UN casualty to a hospital - while the injured was being received at the hospital, an unknown person assaulted the staff member.",Yes,"Official Report" 1581,2013,9,23,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,"Complex attack",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",-1.256975,36.803277,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Two UN personnel and a UN contractor were reported injured during a complex attack by al-Shabaab at the Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi.",Yes,"Official Report" 1582,2013,9,23,Afghanistan,Farah,"Anar Dara","Dashte Baboos (Anar Dara-Farah Main Road)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.884819,61.140623,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One NGO ambulance driver was kidnapped by AOG at an illegal checkpoint. The driver was released unharmed in the Islam Abad area of Khaki Safed District unharmed, following the intervention of local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1583,2013,9,23,Pakistan,Sindh,Ghotki,Ghotki,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,28.000421,69.318844,Unaffiliated,Spouse,"One female NGO worker was shot and killed by her husband in an honor killing.",Pending,Media 1834,2013,10,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,35.951414,39.026307,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","One INGO worker was kidnapped by ISIS in Ar-Raqqah, while on his way to Deir Ezzour. UPDATE: The individual was killed in November 2014.",Pending,Media 1584,2013,10,1,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,Dihrawud,Tangi,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,4,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,32.64052,65.570947,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Four locally-employed workers (three labourers and a driver) who were subcontracted by a Community Development Council for an NGO-implemented NSP programme were killed after being intercepted by AOG while en route to a stone quarry.",Yes,"Official Report" 1585,2013,10,3,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,4.824871,31.607858,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member sustained injuries during a fight with three robbers at his home.",Yes,"Official Report" 1591,2013,10,3,"South Sudan","Northern Bahr el Ghazal","Aweil East",Akuem,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,8.955277,27.509186,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One NGO staff member was assaulted by an SPLA soldier.",Yes,"Official Report" 1586,2013,10,4,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,"Quetta, Railway Colony",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,30.191604,66.998056,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A local NGO director was reportedly kidnapped for ransom by armed men while heading to his office. The rescue attempt failed to recover the victim. UPDATE: the director was freed on 7 December 2013 by his abductors in Mastung district.",Yes,"Official Report" 1587,2013,10,4,Pakistan,Sindh,Khairpur,"Bhurgri feeder (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,27.529402,68.757858,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staffer of an INGO was abducted on the road.",Yes,"Official Report" 1588,2013,10,6,Yemen,Sana'a,"As Sabin","Haddah, in front of the Al-Jandool supermarket",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.306405,44.1896,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN international staff member was ambushed and kidnapped by armed men while he was in his vehicle. UPDATE: He was released on 8 November 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1590,2013,10,6,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Nimule Road",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,4.839911,31.611074,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN staff members were severely assaulted and sustained multiple stab wounds at the vicinity of their compound in the evening. They were admitted into a hospital for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1589,2013,10,7,Afghanistan,Paktia,Gardez,Dawlatzai,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.580692,69.221584,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national NGO staff members (driver and two engineers) were ambushed and kidnapped. A third engineer was present but managed to escape.",Yes,"Official Report" 1592,2013,10,12,Afghanistan,Nurestan,"Do Ab ","Main Bazaar area",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.105581,70.51334,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An off-duty NGO staff member, along with seven other civilians, was killed when the bazaar was struck by a rocket launched by an armed opposition group. Nine other civilians were injured.",Yes,"Official Report" 1593,2013,10,13,Afghanistan,Konar,"Sirkanay ",Tango,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,34.801572,71.216105,"Non-state armed group: National","Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP)","A community health worker, who seemed to have ties to Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (IEA) fighters, was abducted by members of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). He was abducted with at least three IEA fighters, who were able to escape, but the community health worker was recaptured and killed. He was beaten to death with sticks.",Yes,"Official Report" 1602,2013,10,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Road between Sarmin and Saraqeb",0,0,0,6,1,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,3,3,0,0,7,7,0,0,7,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.899383,36.763292,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","Six ICRC staff and one Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer were abducted by gunmen who had opened fire on the Red Cross convoy as they were traveling to Damascus. Three ICRC staff and the one Red Crescent volunteer were released the next day. The ICRC is awaiting information on the remaining three. Reports from ICRC in April 2019 indicate the remaining international staff member and two national staff members may still be alive, although specific information about their whereabouts is unknown.",Yes,Media 1690,2013,10,21,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,32.264539,68.524715,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three INGO staff members were injured by flying glass after an IED detonation.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1845,2013,10,22,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,6.766627,47.429627,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO security guard was shot and injured by an unknown armed man. The attack may have been connected to an inter-clan dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1594,2013,10,22,Afghanistan,Herat,Guzara,"Shahbed (Herat-Kandahar Main Road)",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.002473,62.224309,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two local NGO workers were shot and wounded when the bus they were traveling on was fired at by armed men attempting an ambush at an illegal checkpoint. The bus kept driving and victims received medical treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1595,2013,10,23,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.008688,24.840129,Unknown,Unknown,"The head of a Sudanese NGO was killed when armed carjackers ambushed and hijacked the NGO vehicle. Another NGO staff member and a police officer were also injured. The attack happened about 15 kilometers southwest of Nyala.",Pending,Media 1755,2013,10,27,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kulbus,"Between Seleia and Khor Shorum",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.713542,25.617136,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN-contracted employees (driver and assistant) were abducted by an unknown armed group (suspected to be rebel elements) and the contents of the truck were stolen. The truck was traveing in a convoy escorted by the Popular Defence Forces. The driver and the assistant were eventually released on 20 November 2013.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1689,2013,10,29,Ethiopia,Liban,Bokolmayo,Bokolmayo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,4.482944,41.664859,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO staff member was abducted and very severely beaten by three armed militia men. The attack may be related to tribal politics.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1596,2013,10,30,Sudan,,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.699185,24.99564,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contractor was carjacked and abducted by unknown criminals while driving along the Nyala-El Fasher road.",Yes,"Official Report" 1791,2013,10,30,Sudan,"South Darfur",Beliel,"Between Tor Taan and Shorum",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.815088,25.414386,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN-contracted driver was abducted by a rebel group on board a Land Cruiser.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1605,2013,11,3,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Peshawar,"University Town",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives","Individual attack",Office/compound,33.991882,71.498232,Unknown,Unknown,"A security guard was injured when unknown individuals hurled a hand grenade inside an INGO guest house. Staff was relocated to Islamabad.",Yes,"Official Report" 1619,2013,11,5,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Fayzabad,Fayzabad,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",37.100701,70.556332,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","An INGO staff member was stabbed and killed by the son of the mayor of Faizabad.",Yes,"Official Report" 1601,2013,11,6,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,"Khas Uruzgan",Shikhan,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.927027,66.142532,Unknown,Unknown,"An off-duty NGO staff member was shot and killed by two unknown gunmen.",Yes,"Official Report" 1693,2013,11,6,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.510823,36.30675,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staffer was injured when a mortar landed inside the INGO project site; the staff received shrapnel to the chest.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1598,2013,11,7,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",0,0,2,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,1,0,2,1,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",18.532498,-72.333064,Unknown,Unknown,"One international worker was injured and one national worker killed during an armed break-in at an orphanage. Three burglars assaulted them with a hammer and demanded money. The national worker was an unarmed security guard who died protecting the international staff member.",Pending,Media 1780,2013,11,7,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.362361,18.554524,"Non-state armed group: National",Ex-Seleka,"An INGO-contracted driver, while driving from a program site to a hotel parking lot, was shot and killed by most likely ex-Seleka soldiers. There may have been an ethnic/religious component to the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1788,2013,11,8,Sudan,"East Darfur",Shia'ria,"Between Shearia and Ban Jadid",3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.414805,25.468676,Unknown,Unknown,"Three UN-contracted individuals (driver and 2 assistants) were kidnapped by unknown armed men aboard two Land Cruiser vehicles. The driver, the two assistants, and the truck were released six days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1597,2013,11,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Ayn al-Arab",Kobani,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,36.889853,38.369716,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer of the Ein Al Arab sub-branch in Aleppo was killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1599,2013,11,11,Afghanistan,Farah,"Bala Buluk",,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,32.689845,62.732388,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member working for an INGO implementing partner was abducted by five unknown armed men. The individual was released two days later on November 13 after a local elder mediated.",Yes,"Official Report" 1744,2013,11,15,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Fasher","Zamzam Checkpoint, South of El Fasher",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.475759,25.299246,"Host State","Sudanese Armed Forces","One UN-contracted driver was shot in the right shoulder by soldiers of the Sudan Armed Forces at a checkpoint. He was hospitalized immediately.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1838,2013,11,17,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,"Marka, Buula Jan",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,1.717466,44.768614,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO national staff member working at Marka General Hospital was shot and killed by unknown armed militia. The incident was reportedly related to clan revenge.",Yes,"Official Report" 1611,2013,11,18,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (Babur Gardens)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",34.501665,69.157429,Unknown,Unknown,"Two international NGO staff members, while walking on the hillside above Babur Gardens, were approached by three young men who stole their phones and wallets. The perpetrators beat the male staff member when he tried to retrieve their phones. He sustained injuries and received medical treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1600,2013,11,19,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Dih Bala ","Kareez Kandow",3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.092538,70.469295,Criminal,Unknown,"Three national staff members of a UN implementing partner were abducted by an unknown armed group. They were released the next day with the help of tribal elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1692,2013,11,19,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",West,Tripoli,Tripoli,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Unknown,32.879813,13.19014,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO staff member was kidnapped for a few days, beaten, and extorted of money by militiamen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1666,2013,11,21,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,,"Kelem Bawari ",0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,32.92689,66.141517,Unknown,Unknown,"Two polio workers were abducted on 21 November and found dead the following day by Afghan National Police.",Yes,"Official Report" 1604,2013,11,22,Afghanistan,Kundoz,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,36.727865,68.867998,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One female and one male NGO staff member were injured when their NGO vehicle was attacked by anti-government forces. Three other NGO staff were on board, and they were rescued by Afghan Local Police after an attempted kidnapping.",Yes,"Official Report" 1603,2013,11,24,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Kata Qala",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.910763,65.028694,Unknown,Unknown,"Two local NGO staff members were abducted by unknown individuals.",Yes,"Official Report" 1606,2013,11,24,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Ghouta,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Road,33.452008,36.376632,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN staff member was killed when a mortar shell struck his vehicle as he was driving near Damascus airport. He and three other passengers in the vehicle were killed instantly.",Yes,"Official Report" 1691,2013,11,24,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Wadi Salih",Garsila,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.365346,23.142106,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staffer was shot during a carjacking.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1608,2013,11,25,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,4.611755,31.263156,Unknown,Unknown,"One national UN staff member was injured when two teenagers attempted to steal his laptop bag. He received medical care at a UN hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1676,2013,11,25,Philippines,Cebu,Lapu-Lapu,Lapu-Lapu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",10.291469,123.966694,"Staff member","Not applicable","One INGO truck driver and his assistant began arguing for some unknown reason, and the conflict escalated to the assistant stabbing the truck driver outside of the INGO warehouse. The driver was hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1846,2013,11,26,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,"Baydhaba, near Baydhaba police headquarters",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",3.117687,43.644197,"Host State","Somali Armed Forces","An INGO security guard was shot and wounded by a member of the Somali National Government forces. The attack appears to be related to a dispute over INGO employment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1609,2013,11,26,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,"Other Explosives","Individual attack","Project site",32.627761,65.901625,Unknown,Unknown,"Three aid workers involved in a village-level development project were killed by a remote-controlled bomb.",Pending,Media 1610,2013,11,27,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Maymana-Almar main road",0,7,0,0,0,0,6,1,0,7,0,0,0,0,6,1,0,7,7,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,35.881989,64.686842,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Six Afghan staff of an INGO were killed and one was wounded when they were attacked by insurgents, who opened fire on them. The aid workers, who were working on different projects, may have been deliberately singled out for attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1807,2013,12,,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,"Mweso, Nyanzale Road",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-0.938692,29.073764,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were critically injured when they were physically assaulted with machetes during an attempted robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1612,2013,12,1,Afghanistan,Badghis,"Ab Kamari ",,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",35.071902,62.875252,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two INGO staff and their driver, while distributing food at a school, were abducted by anti-government extremists. (A third INGO staff member was present but managed to escape.) After community elders intervened, the two INGO staff and the driver were released two days later on December 3.",Yes,"Official Report" 1613,2013,12,2,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,"Shamal Al Khatt Quarter",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,32.6327,36.106299,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN staff member was killed by shrapnel from a mortar round that struck her residence.",Yes,"Official Report" 1621,2013,12,5,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,4.361698,18.555975,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One off-duty INGO national staff member was shot and killed by armed intruders at his home. The attack seems to have been religiously motivated.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1622,2013,12,5,Yemen,Sana'a,"Old City","Bab Al Yemen",0,0,0,0,0,4,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,2,3,1,0,4,3,1,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",15.352027,44.212945,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"Two Germans and one Yemeni co-worker were killed and one Yemeni co-worker was wounded in an attack by Al Qaeda-linked militants on the Yemeni defense ministry complex (two additional staff were present but unhurt). The German staff were in the hospital due to medical treatment. The complex was targeted because it supposedly accommodated drone control rooms and American experts. Over 50 people were killed and over 160 injured in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1623,2013,12,6,Nigeria,Yobe,Fune,Damagun,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,11.671952,11.534682,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO staff member suffered gunshot wounds when the NGO was robbed by gunmen.",Yes,"Official Report" 1847,2013,12,7,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,"Baydhaba, Berdale neighborhood, Boqoley market",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",2.983244,44.283339,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO-contracted driver was shot and kiled by an unidentified gunman.",Yes,"Official Report" 1624,2013,12,7,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Yambio,Yambio,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Office/compound,4.577313,28.39885,Unknown,Unknown,"A security guard for an INGO compound was attacked by an armed intruder. The guard was hospitalized and is in stable condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 1625,2013,12,7,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Musa Qala ",,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,32.308525,64.813115,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN contractor de-mining staff member was abducted by unknown gunmen in Musa Qala District.",Yes,"Official Report" 1677,2013,12,8,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Yambio,Yambio,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",4.57736,28.398834,Unknown,Unknown,"One security guard at an INGO compound was struck by the butt of a gun when he intervened in a conflict between the assailant and another INGO staff member. The guard sustained a deep wound and was hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1626,2013,12,13,Mali,Koulikoro,Nara,"Gueneba, 40 km E of Nara",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,15.075763,-7.519128,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO humanitarian worker was killed by unknown robbers.",Yes,"Official Report" 1636,2013,12,14,Argentina,"Buenos Aires","Buenos Aires","Buenos Aires",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,-34.603803,-58.381552,Unknown,Unknown,"One international UN staffer was robbed and attacked on the street, suffering substantial injuries and requiring hospitalization.",Yes,"Official Report" 1694,2013,12,14,Afghanistan,Konar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.846628,71.09726,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO contracted driver was killed when his vehicle hit an IED.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1627,2013,12,16,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,Pibor,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,6.799846,33.126794,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One nationally recruited INGO member was injured by a stray bullet when a fight involving the Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) erupted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1628,2013,12,17,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Surkh Rod",,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.405904,70.359338,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN Agency Implementing Partner staff member was traveling in the organization's vehicle when stopped by an armed group and subsequently abducted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1678,2013,12,17,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Gharb Jabal Marra",Nertiti,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,13.114815,23.864988,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were severely beaten by six masked men attempting to rob their guest house.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1630,2013,12,19,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,7.785145,33.002922,Unaffiliated,Youths,"An INGO staff member was killed by Nuer youth during an attack on a UN base in Akobo, where the staff was taking refuge. The attack seems to have been ethnically motivated.",Yes,"Official Report" 1781,2013,12,19,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Bor,Bor,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,6.219415,31.549315,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO security guard was killed while one his way from home to the INGO compound. There are no clear details about how he was killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1745,2013,12,21,"South Sudan",Unity,Pariang,"Ajuong Thok Camp, Airstrip",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",9.949996,30.267263,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national INGO worker was targeted and killed by unknown armed assailants. It is likely that the killing was linked to the employee's Nuer ethnicity.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1711,2013,12,23,Sudan,Kassala,"Madeinat Kassala",Kassala,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,15.450513,36.399923,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was stabbed and killed by an armed intruder during what seems to be an attempted robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1852,2013,12,29,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Afmadow,"Between Tabta and Bilis Qooqaani",0,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,0.645158,41.560769,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Five local NGO staff members were abducted by unidentified gunmen.",Yes,"Official Report" 1789,2013,12,31,Sudan,"East Darfur",Shia'ria,"Between Shearia and Khazan Jaded",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.566277,25.479459,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN-contracted individuals (driver and assistant) were abducted by an unknown armed group. The driver, his assistant, and the truck were released 20 days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1669,2014,1,,"South Sudan",Jonglei,,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",7.18192,32.356109,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three aid workers were killed by unknown armed elements who looted several UN and NGO properties in Jonglei State.",Pending,Media 1631,2014,1,2,"Syrian Arab Republic",Latakia,,,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,5,1,0,4,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,35.517223,35.786359,Unknown,Unknown,"Five international staffers of an INGO (Belgian, Danish, Peruvian, Swedish, and Swiss) were forcibly taken from the organization's residence in Northern Syria 'for questioning,' and have been out of contact since 2 January. As a result, the organization closed some of its medical facilities in the area. UPDATE: Three were released on 4 April and the remaining two on 14 May 2014.",Yes,Media 1632,2014,1,2,Cameroon,East,Noun,"Guiwa Refugee Camp",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",4.976647,14.042994,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"Two UN staff members were held against their will by refugees who believed the presence of the UN would prevent an attack by local villagers (the refugees feared a retaliatory attack as there was an altercation between the two parties on 1 January 2014). One UN staff member was released on 3 January 2014, and the other on 4 January 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1633,2014,1,3,Somalia,Bay,"Buur Hakaba","Buur Hakaba, Liimaale",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.795825,44.077254,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A national polio worker contracted by the UN was abducted by suspected Al Shabaab near Buur Hakaba. It appears that Al Shabaab believed those associated with the polio campaign to be spies.",Yes,"Official Report" 1634,2014,1,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,36.212883,37.164151,Unknown,Unknown,"Three local staff of an INGO were killed during a mortar attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1969,2014,1,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Detention,Custody,33.509147,36.306485,"Police or paramilitary",Unknown,"A SARC volunteer died as a result of injuries he reportedly sustained in detention. This incident was verified by the IFRC. Further details surrounding the incident are not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1914,2014,1,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Jarabulus,Jarabulus,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,36.816667,38.016667,Unknown,Unknown,"A INGO guard sustained minor wounds to the neck when he was shot by an unidentified source. He was transported to a medical facility for treatment.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1635,2014,1,13,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Maywand,"Bandi Timor",4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,31.621777,65.054705,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Four UN-contracted polio doctors were abducted, taken to a desert area, and harshly beaten by anti-government forces. They were released a few hours later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1671,2014,1,14,"Central African Republic",,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,4.361697,18.555978,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national NGO staff member was stabbed, allegedly by a group of young Muslims, and found dead.",Yes,"Official Report" 1639,2014,1,17,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul, Wazir Khan , Taverna du Leban Restaurant",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",34.537071,69.181356,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Two UN international staff were killed in a complex attack (one suicide bomber, two gunmen) at Taverna du Leban Restaurant in Kabul. The Taliban confirmed responsibility for the attack. At least 21 people (13 internationals and eight Afghans) have been reported dead.",Yes,"Official Report" 1641,2014,1,17,"South Sudan","Northern Bahr el Ghazal","Aweil West",Aweil,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,8.770132,27.39286,Unknown,Unknown,"A national UN staff member, while in his private residence, was stabbed in the chest by an unknown person.",Yes,"Official Report" 1642,2014,1,18,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Sangin ",,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.073333,64.833889,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Three members of a UN-contracted demining team were stopped on the road and abducted by anti-government forces. UPDATE: The deminers were released on 5 February after tribal elders intervened.",Yes,"Official Report" 1643,2014,1,21,Afghanistan,Helmand,Marjah,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,31.517771,64.114227,"Police or paramilitary","Afghan Local Police","A UN-contracted volunteer vaccinator was shot and killed by Afghan Local Police.",Yes,"Official Report" 1644,2014,1,22,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Tomping protection site",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",4.873132,31.589271,"Aid recipient","Internally Displaced People (IDPs)","A local ICRC staff member was assaulted by IDPs when they reportedly heard the staff member discussing politics over the phone. The staff member was hospitalized.",Yes,"Official Report" 1950,2014,1,22,Sudan,"South Darfur",,"Between Nyala and Gereida",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,"11.919424, 24.933643",24.933643),Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contracted truck driver was kidnapped off the road between Nyala and Gereida while driving a truck filled with provisions. The truck was also taken. The driver was subsequently released.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1946,2014,1,24,Nepal,Khajura,Banke,Nepalgunj,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,28.073282,81.621828,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A UN national staff member was attacked with acid at his house in Khajura Nepalgunj which left him with burns on his head, face, chest and other severe injuries at required extensive hospitalization. While the suspect has not been apprehended, it is possible that this could have been a personal attack as a result of a family dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1645,2014,1,25,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.769709,47.430831,Unknown,Unknown,"The director of a local NGO was shot by unknown individuals while on his way home.",Yes,Media 1928,2014,1,27,Mali,Gao,Gao,Gao,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",16.247142,-0.005494,"Police or paramilitary","Security Forces","A national staff member was shot and killed by security forces who were engaging the crowd with small arms fire at a demonstration. His role in the demonstration is unknown since he lived in the vicinity.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1947,2014,1,27,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Mardan,"Nawaky Kali Sheikh Maltoon",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",34.200114,72.050801,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A UN national staff member was shot multiple times by three people in the leg and hand. The incident occured not far from the staffer's home while he was on his way to work. According to a police investigation, this incident was the result of a private dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1647,2014,1,28,Pakistan,Sindh,Jacobabad,"Yar Mohammad Domki (near)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,28.276899,68.451383,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One male staff member of a local NGO was wounded when his vehicle was shot at. There were two other staffers aboard the vehicle, but they were unharmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1916,2014,1,30,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Jarabulus,Jarabulus,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.816667,38.016667,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","Three male staff members contracted by a INGO were kidnapped by ISIS and released approximately three months later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1953,2014,2,1,Sudan,"East Darfur","Ad Du'ayn","Ed Daein (origin point), Between Shorum and Tor-Taan",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,11.703257,25.649257,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A UN contracted truck driver and his truck was hijacked off of a convoy by an unknown armed group while en-route from Ed Daien to Nyala. The driver fled the area.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1881,2014,2,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Homs,Homs,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,,,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Red Crescent volunteer was injured when unknown assailants fired upon the vehicle he was traveling in when delivering aid.",Yes,"Official Report" 1646,2014,2,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Homs,"Old City",0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Ambush,Road,34.728099,36.718627,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Arab Red Crescent driver was injured when an aid convoy came under attack from mortars and gunfire as it was exiting Homs.",Yes,"Official Report" 1648,2014,2,8,Mali,Gao,Gao,"Kidal-Gao Road",0,0,1,4,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,16.304936,-0.024646,"Non-state armed group: Regional","The Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO)","Four ICRC staff members and a veterinarian from another aid organization were kidnapped by MUJAO, a jihadist militant group, while traveling from Kidal to Gao. UPDATE: All five were rescued on 17 April 2014 by French troops near Timbuktu; they are in good health.",Yes,Media 1948,2014,2,8,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Markaz Rif Dimashq",Jaramana,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Unknown,33.483333,36.35,Unknown,Unknown,"One national aid worker was kidnapped by unknown assailants in Jaramana, Syria. He was released in Beirut 15 days later on February 23, 2014 after negotiations took place between the kidnappers and his family.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1649,2014,2,14,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Khwaja Namusa",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,35.598148,64.763657,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO security guard was abducted by armed anti-government elements, who also stole computers and documents from the INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1663,2014,2,16,Sudan,"South Kordofan","Abu Jubayhah","Abu Jubayhah (near)",0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Landmine ",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,11.441734,31.277537,Unknown,Unknown,"A Sudanese Red Crescent Society volunteer died in a landmine explosion, when he was on his way to respond to an emergency.",Yes,"Official Report" 1650,2014,2,17,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Karti Bukhdi",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Office/compound,36.700047,67.116638,Unknown,Unknown,"The director of a local NGO was killed in his office. Further details are unavailable at the moment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1651,2014,2,17,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Tank,Ping,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,32.216672,70.383361,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national UN staff members, part of a polio vaccination team, were abducted by armed gunmen. Four other team members were also abducted. An investigation is underway. UPDATE: All six were released unharmed on 29 April 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1652,2014,2,18,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Kohat,Jarma,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.540046,71.463185,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO-contracted driver was shot in the arm by a man fleeing on a motorcycle; the driver was hospitalized and is in stable condition. Two other staff members were aboard the vehicle but seem to have been unhurt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1653,2014,2,20,Ukraine,Kiev,Kiev,Kiev,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",50.450693,30.523241,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One Ukrainian Red Cross Society volunteer was shot in the leg by a sniper while providing medical assistance during the unrest in Kiev.",Yes,Media 1654,2014,2,26,Mali,Kidal,Kidal,"Kidal Airport (near)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,18.434638,1.416614,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two local INGO staff were injured when their vehicle drove over an improvised explosive device (IED) on the road. Both have been hospitalized but are in stable condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 1922,2014,2,28,"Central African Republic",Ouham-Pende,Bozoum,Boguila,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,7.1,16.933333,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO international staff members were wounded during an armed robbery at the office.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1655,2014,3,4,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul (Darulaman area)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,34.464669,69.119684,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff sustained injuries when he was robbed and stabbed by three robbers.",Yes,"Official Report" 1656,2014,3,7,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Kajaki ","Bazaar area",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,Unknown,32.270122,65.049756,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A UN-contracted deminer, along with two civilians, was killed by an IED fixed to a motorcycle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1657,2014,3,8,"Central African Republic",Bamingui-Bangoran,Ndele,Ndele,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,8.410238,20.651292,"Non-state armed group: National",Seleka,"One ICRC staff member was killed during a clash between French troops and Seleka rebels. Three other ICRC staff were present but were unhurt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1660,2014,3,9,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,4.361803,18.555973,Unknown,Unknown,"A Central African Red Cross volunteer was shot and killed in his parents' home.",Yes,"Official Report" 1658,2014,3,11,Afghanistan,Helmand,,,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,31.341322,63.993456,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three UN-contracted vaccinators were killed when their vehicle struck an IED.",Yes,"Official Report" 1973,2014,3,15,Somalia,"Middle Shabelle",Jowhar,"Jowhar, Hanti-Wadaag",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,2.784056,45.500189,"Host State","Somali Armed Forces","SNG soldier shot and killed a UN contracted driver of a truck carrying food aid in Hanti-Wadaag neighbourhood (Jowhar). The incident happened following an unknown dispute. The perpetrator was arrested.",Yes,"Official Report" 1667,2014,3,19,"Central African Republic",Ombella-M'poko,Bimbo,Bimbo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",4.249962,18.416691,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO driver was stabbed by armed men who seized a water pump and demanded money for its return.",Yes,"Official Report" 1661,2014,3,20,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Fasher","Al Fasher",0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,13.626786,25.349635,Unknown,Unknown,"One ICRC warehouse storekeeper was killed by a stray bullet while on his way home from work in a private car.",Yes,"Official Report" 1662,2014,3,20,Afghanistan,Farah,"Khaki Safed ",,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,32.640653,61.987215,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An NGO employee working for a health clinic was abducted by anti-government elements.",Yes,"Official Report" 1670,2014,3,22,Sudan,"South Darfur",Nitega,"Khor Abeche Refugee Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,1,0,1,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",11.635326,24.907201,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two local contractors of a INGO were abducted by the militia after an attack on Khor Abeche IDP camp. The contractors were released 24 days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1665,2014,3,26,Afghanistan,Zabul,"Qalat ",Lawargai,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.102489,66.920229,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Three UN-contracted deminers, while traveling in a private vehicle, were abducted at gunpoint by anti-government elements. UPDATE: All three were freed unharmed on 31 March in Shinkay District.",Yes,"Official Report" 1672,2014,3,27,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,"Thigiri Rise",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,-1.233105,36.797793,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was shot in the leg by five armed robbers who broke into his personal residence and stole valuables; he was hospitalized and is in stable condition. The robbers also killed one security guard.",Yes,"Official Report" 1878,2014,3,31,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,36.211683,37.1473,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Red Crescent (SARC) volunteer was killed in the line of duty. No further information is available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 1968,2014,4,6,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"A Syrian Red Cross volunteer died in the line of duty. Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1699,2014,4,7,Lebanon,South,Saida,"Sidon, Mieh Mieh Camp",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.541698,33.541698,Unknown,Unknown,"One aid worker was killed during clashes at a Palestinian camp in southern Lebanon.",Pending,Media 1827,2014,4,12,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa","Dera Ismail Khan","Kulachi Tehsil, Rori Area",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,31.749899,70.342765,Unknown,Unknown,"Three local NGO staff members were kidnapped by unknown gunmen while traveling in a local taxi in Kulachi area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1682,2014,4,13,"South Sudan",Warrap,Twic,Wunrock,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,8.997438,28.308152,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One UN staff member was assaulted by an SPLA officer in Wunrock. The staff sustained serious injuries and was taken to a clinic, where the perpetrator threatened the doctor not to treat the victim.",Yes,"Official Report" 1695,2014,4,17,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Bor,Bor,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Unknown,Raid,"Project site",6.219893,31.550046,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were killed during an attack on a UN base in Bor.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1944,2014,4,19,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Al-Salamiyah,Salamiyah,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack",Custody,35.013333,37.0525,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A VBIED went off in Salamiyah town, severally damaging four trucks with food provisions. One sub-contracted driver for the UN was killed in the exposion and one was wounded as a result of the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1707,2014,4,21,Pakistan,Sindh,Jamshoro,"Sim Nullah, near Jamshoro",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,25.416822,68.275563,Unknown,Unknown,"The executive director of a local NGO was killed by unidentified armed men. Some reports state that he was killed or resisting robbery, while others state that it was a targeted killing.",Yes,Media 1967,2014,4,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.509147,36.306485,Unknown,Unknown,"A Syrian Red Cross volunteer died in the line duty. Note: This incident was verified by the IFRC. Further details were not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1700,2014,4,23,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Dadaab, Hagadera Refugee Camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,0.005417,40.371461,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One UN staff member was shot and wounded by two armed men during an attempted carjacking; he has been hospitalized and is in stable condition. A passenger was also present but managed to flee. The armed men are suspected to be affiliated with Al-Shabaab, but the investigation is still ongoing.",Yes,"Official Report" 1697,2014,4,24,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",34.470552,69.114812,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One American doctor was shot and killed by a member of the Afghan police assigned to protect the hospital. Two other American doctors, who were guests at the hospital and not affiliated with the INGO, were also killed. A fourth American doctor (also a guest) was wounded.",Yes,"Official Report" 1959,2014,4,25,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.366667,18.583333,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO aid worker was assaulted in Bangui while on his way home after work. He later died in the hospital as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1698,2014,4,26,"Central African Republic",Ouham-Pende,Bozoum,Boguila,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",7.099979,16.933402,"Non-state armed group: National",Ex-Seleka,"Three INGO staff members were killed by armed ex-Seleka members during a meeting with community leaders to discuss medical care and access. The ex-Seleka proceeded to rob the office. Fifteen other individuals, all local chiefs, were killed as well.",Yes,"Official Report" 1887,2014,4,28,Cambodia,"Phnom Penh","Chamkar Mon",,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,11.544873,104.892167,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contractor was killed outside her home when she confronted her attacker, a man who was trying to steal her bicycle.",Pending,Media 1703,2014,4,28,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Shahrak,Dahan-e-Khomsayed,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",34.107547,64.305595,Unknown,Unknown,"A health worker was shot dead by armed men at a clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 1814,2014,4,30,"Central African Republic",Bamingui-Bangoran,Ndele,Ndele,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,8.409089,20.650555,"Non-state armed group: National",Anti-Balaka,"Three INGO staff members, while driving a truck to Ndele, were stopped and detained by Anti-Balaka. There are unconfirmed reports that two of the three may have been killed the next day.",Yes,"Official Report" 1704,2014,4,30,Afghanistan,Konar,"Nari ",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Roadside IED",Unknown,Unknown,35.212132,71.522377,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A vaccinator was killed by an IED. Further details are unavailable.",Yes,"Official Report" 1815,2014,5,1,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Masisi,Nyabiondo,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,-1.402805,28.900472,"Host State","Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (FARDC)","An NGO staff member was physically assaulted by the Armed Forces of the DRC (FARDC) for suspected collaboration with the Alliance of Patriots for a Free and Sovereign Congo (APCLS).",Yes,"Official Report" 1705,2014,5,1,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,4.361538,18.555595,"Non-state armed group: National",Anti-Balaka,"A UNHCR driver, on a personal visit to PK12 in BANGUI, was abducted by armed elements believed to belong to an Anti-Balaka faction. His body was later found in PK16.",Yes,"Official Report" 1925,2014,5,2,Chad,"Bahr el Gazel","Bahr el Gazel South",Moussoro,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",13.643056,16.491944,Unknown,Unknown,"Knife attack by three men on INGO and INGO partner staff member in bar. The 2 men were taken to hospital for emergency care.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1954,2014,5,5,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Qarabagh,,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",33.176237,68.095446,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two UN-contracted truck drivers were kidnapped while off-loading provisions from their truck by anti-government elements (AGE). AGE elements assaulted the truck drivers and forced them to reload the truck before taking the trucks and drivers to an unknown location. The drivers were released with the trucks (but not the commodities) after three days of negotiations with community leaders.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1730,2014,5,6,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Sherzad,Gandomak,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.272271,70.073967,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An NGO ambulance driver was abducted when the vehicle was hijacked by anti-government elements at an illegal checkpoint.",Yes,"Official Report" 1731,2014,5,10,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",Sar-e-Pol,"Ungot Arabia (Sar-e Pol-Sozma Qala Road)",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.130319,66.470093,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One national INGO staffer was killed and another wounded when anti-government elements attacked and shot at their vehicle.",Yes,"Official Report" 1732,2014,5,13,Afghanistan,Zabul,"Qalat ",Qalat,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",32.106175,66.906552,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two UN-contracted deminers were injured when a VBIED was remotely detonated against the Afghan National Police.",Yes,"Official Report" 1733,2014,5,14,Afghanistan,Herat,"Zinda Jan ","Kabotar Khan",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.439186,61.79427,Unknown,Unknown,"Four national INGO staff were abducted by armed men. A fifth employee, the driver, was also abducted but managed to escape. UPDATE: All four have been released through the mediation of local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1756,2014,5,15,Afghanistan,Faryab,Qaysar,"Between Ghora and Shakh",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.688566,64.293656,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One NGO member was abducted by unknown armed men, believed to be anti-government elements. One government worker was also abducted. Both individuals were later released on 18 May 2014 after the intervention of community elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1757,2014,5,16,Afghanistan,Lowgar,Khoshi,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,34.011518,69.431056,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One local deminer working for an INGO was kidnapped and killed by anti-government elements.",Yes,"Official Report" 1885,2014,5,29,Afghanistan,Samangan,"Dara-i-Sufi Bala","Sari Dashtak",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,1,0,2,"Roadside IED",Unknown,Unknown,35.98073,67.570854,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two local INGO employees and their driver were injured when a IED detonated against their unmarked vehicle in Samangan Province.",Yes,"Official Report" 1758,2014,5,29,Mali,Tombouctou,Goundam,Goundam,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,16.416951,-3.666631,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two INGO workers were killed when a roadside IED detonated.",Yes,"Official Report" 1760,2014,5,29,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,7.785035,33.002909,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Clan,"One INGO worker was reportedly killed in an inter-clan dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1761,2014,5,31,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Hangu,"Ganjano Killay",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.532873,71.055512,Unknown,Unknown,"A local health worker was shot and injured by unidentified gunmen when she was on her way home.",Yes,"Official Report" 1762,2014,6,1,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,"Baharak ",Poshistan,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,37.001793,70.894497,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two local INGO staff members were killed when a roadside IED targeting the INGO vehicle was detonated. One civilian was also killed.",Yes,"Official Report" 1763,2014,6,2,Afghanistan,Herat,"Zinda Jan ",,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.343407,61.742272,Unknown,Unknown,"One senior-ranking INGO staff member was abducted by unidentified gunmen as he was returning from a school where he was providing services. UPDATE: The staff member has been located in Gulran district of Herat province, and Afghan officials are working with district elders to try to secure his release. Twelve people have been arrested in connection to his kidnapping. The INGO has suspended services in Afghanistan. UPDATE 2: The INGO staff member was released in February 2015 after 264 days.",Yes,"Official Report" 1879,2014,6,3,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Al-Rastan,Rastan,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.730833,38.998105,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Red Crescent (SARC) volunteer was killed in the line of duty. No further information is available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 1764,2014,6,3,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Chaparhar,Lalma,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,"Project site",34.328643,70.406347,Unknown,Unknown,"Two NGO workers, while working on a road construction project, were abducted by unknown armed individuals. Three other staff members were also robbed of their mobile phones.",Yes,"Official Report" 1765,2014,6,4,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",West,Sirte,Sirte,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",31.206567,16.583324,Unknown,Unknown,"The head of the ICRC mission in Misrata, while leaving a meeting and walking to his vehicle, was shot and killed when masked gunmen in a car with tinted windows opened fire. The staff member later died in a nearby hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1767,2014,6,6,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kereneik,"Wadi Kobare",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,12.911129,22.806256,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was shot and wounded by an armed man, who proceeded to steal his motorbike.",Yes,"Official Report" 1931,2014,6,9,Ethiopia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,9.145,40.489673,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","IED attack. The attack wounded one male national staff worker. No further information is available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1768,2014,6,9,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Kajaki ",,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.269864,65.04965,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO deminer was shot and injured. It remains unclear if this was an intentional shooting or a stray bullet.",Yes,"Official Report" 1769,2014,6,10,Afghanistan,Lowgar,"Mohammad Agha ","Aynak Copper Mine Field area",0,0,11,0,0,0,8,3,0,11,0,0,0,0,8,3,0,11,11,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,"Project site",34.271643,69.293706,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Eight NGO deminers were killed and three others injured when anti-government elements attacked a minefield.",Yes,"Official Report" 1770,2014,6,11,Afghanistan,Herat,Gulran,"Robat-e Sargardan",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.848675,61.877106,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One driver transporting water for an NGO project was abducted by five anti-government elements.",Yes,"Official Report" 1771,2014,6,16,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Talawdi,Farandalla,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",10.640364,30.126361,"Host State","Sudanese Armed Forces","One INGO worker was injured when Sudan's air force bombed and partially destroyed the INGO hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1772,2014,6,18,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,Kutum,1,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.201859,24.663781,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO national staff members and one local UN consultant were abducted while traveling to Kutum. A third INGO staffer, the driver, was also abducted but later released. The vehicle was later abandoned. UPDATE: The two INGO staff and the UN consultant were released on 19 July 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1775,2014,6,18,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,"Um Lyon",0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.078168,24.644835,Unknown,Unknown,"Four INGO local personnel and one local contractor were abducted by unknown gunmen. Fourteen staff members were initially abducted, but nine were released after negotiations. UPDATE: Two more INGO staff were released on 2 July 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1773,2014,6,20,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, UN House",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",4.818897,31.546674,"Aid recipient","Internally Displaced People (IDPs)","One pregnant NGO staff member was assaulted and injured by a male IDP patient. She was hospitalized for further treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1774,2014,6,21,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Sangin ",Kotazayi,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,32.068654,64.835257,Unknown,Unknown,"One deminer was found dead with gunshot wounds. The circumstances leading to his death remain unclear.",Yes,"Official Report" 1958,2014,7,1,Afghanistan,Paktika,Sharana,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,33.177132,68.781077,Unknown,Unknown,"A male staff member was found shot and killed in Sharan district of Paktika province, along with two civilians (not counted in AWSD). The perpetrators of the attack are unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1783,2014,7,4,Pakistan,"Federal Capital Territory",Islamabad,Islamabad,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",33.729388,73.093146,Unknown,Unknown,"One female INGO staff member, while exercising at a cricket club, was attacked by an unknown man, who broke her arm and attempted to drag her to an overgrown area. The staff member was able to scream, at which point the assailant left as others came to help her.",Yes,"Official Report" 1949,2014,7,6,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Ghazni,Isfandeh,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",33.55,68.416667,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One UN partner was kidnapped by anti-government elements while monitoring a program in Isfandeh village, Ghazni city. He was released on 9th July 2014 after tribal leaders were involved in the negotiations for his release.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1797,2014,7,6,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Janjaweed,"One UN international staff member was abducted by gunmen on a Land Cruiser. UPDATE: he was released on 25 July 2014.",Yes,"Official Report" 1917,2014,7,7,Tanzania,Tabora,Nzega,Nyasa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,-4.39207,32.898681,Unknown,Unknown,"A local national security guard was assaulted and shot in the leg when armed robbers broke into the premises of the INGO office. The guard was knocked unconscious and the robbers stole the cash box.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1854,2014,7,10,Afghanistan,Herat,Gulran,Kamana,0,6,0,0,0,0,2,1,3,6,0,0,0,0,2,1,3,6,6,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,35.199287,61.568483,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff were killed, one injured, and three abducted by armed men; the abducted individuals have since been released. The INGO convoy was on its way to its operations site when the attack occurred. Four local police who were escorting the convoy were also killed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1784,2014,7,10,Afghanistan,Herat,"Kohsan ",Kamana,0,0,7,0,0,0,6,1,0,7,0,0,0,0,6,1,0,7,7,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,"Project site",34.653915,61.201502,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Six deminers were killed and one wounded when anti-government elements attacked the demining operation site. One person is also missing.",Yes,"Official Report" 1792,2014,7,14,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.039138,45.346191,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One UN agency contractor was killed in an attack by Al-Shabaab on a government forces vehicle. The victim was reportedly connected with the government and was not targeted for his capacity as an aid agency contractor.",Yes,"Official Report" 1793,2014,7,15,Afghanistan,Herat,Guzara,"Herat-Pashtun Zarghun Main Road",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.357798,62.348836,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Four INGO national staff members returning from a project visit were abducted by anti-government elements at an illegal checkpoint. UPDATE: two of the four INGO national staff members were released on 20 July and 21 July 2014; the other two remain unaccounted for.",Yes,"Official Report" 1794,2014,7,20,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Gaza,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.412511,34.352024,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One UN worker was killed due to an air strike. The attack also killed her husband and daughter (not counted in database).",Yes,Media 1795,2014,7,21,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Shejaiya,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,31.496933,34.468875,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One UN worker was killed while fleeing from fighting in Shejaiya district. Ten members of her family (not counted in database) were also killed in the attack.",Yes,Media 1796,2014,7,23,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Gaza,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,31.491189,34.444111,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One UN worker was killed during an air strike as he was on his way home.",Pending,Media 1798,2014,7,24,Afghanistan,Herat,Herat,"Shar-e Nau",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.341944,62.203056,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two international aid workers, while in a taxi on the way to their office, were killed by gunmen on a motorcycle.",Yes,Media 1799,2014,7,25,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Chaghcharan,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,34.5225,65.251667,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were killed by anti-government elements. Civilians and Afghan government and military personnel were also killed in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1801,2014,7,25,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,"Beit Hanoun",0,0,0,0,4,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,4,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,31.53902,34.53835,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One Palestine Red Crescent Society volunteer was killed and three others wounded when their ambulance (clearly marked with the emblem of the Red Crescent society) was targeted in Beit Hanoun.",Yes,"Official Report" 1802,2014,7,25,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Gaza,Khuza'a,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,31.304479,34.36039,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One Palestine Red Crescent Society volunteer was shot and killed.",Yes,"Official Report" 1880,2014,7,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,Ar-Raqqah,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,35.959411,38.998105,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer was killed on duty. There is no further information available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2644,2014,7,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Manbij,Manbij,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.528056,37.954722,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","One male national INGO staff member was detained by ISIS on July 27, 2014. Circumstances of the abduction are unkown. He was released on March 31, 2015",Yes,"Focal Point" 1943,2014,7,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Manbij,Manbij,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Office/compound,36.533333,37.95,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","An INGO contracted national staff member was kidnapped by ISIS when he went to retrieve office belongings, which were confiscated on the previous day when ISIS had raided the organization's office. He was released after about a month.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1800,2014,7,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Harem,Atme,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack","Public location",36.311851,36.687447,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national INGO staff member was seriously injured when a car bomb exploded close to a busy market. The staff member died soon after arriving at the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2645,2014,7,29,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Jarabulus,Jarabulus,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.82,38.02,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","4 national INGO contracted staff were detained by ISIS on July 29, 2014. Exact release date is unkown, but all 4 contractors were confirmed released several months later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2414,2014,7,29,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip","Khan Younis","Khan Younis",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.223252,35.830723,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One INGO aid worker was killed in Khan Younis during an attack on the residential neighborhood. He was taking refuge from the attack when he was killed (most likely from artillery or other aerial fire). The Israeli military reported that their attack on Khan Younis was in response to earlier Hamas firing on Israeli targets.",Yes,"Official Report" 1810,2014,7,31,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Jebel Saman",Al-Abzemo,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,0,2,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.164639,36.86522,"Non-state armed group: Global",Al-Qaeda,"Two female international aid workers were kidnapped by armed men. They were released in January 2015.",Pending,Media 1877,2014,8,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.513,36.292,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) volunteer was killed in the line of duty. No further details are currently available.",Yes,"Official Report" 1804,2014,8,3,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Rafah,Rafah,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.288231,34.253606,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One UN guard was killed during an air strike in Rafah in southern Gaza.",Yes,"Official Report" 1805,2014,8,4,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Bunj,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.945357,33.809026,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mabanese Defense Forces","One INGO worker was pulled out of the INGO vehicle and shot and killed, allegedly by the Mabanese Defense Forces. It appears that the killing was related to the individual's ethnicity.",Yes,"Official Report" 1816,2014,8,5,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Bunj,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.945242,33.809081,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mabanese Defense Forces","Two local INGO staff members were dragged out of their vehicle and shot and killed by the Mabanese Defense Forces. It appears that the killing was ethnically motivated. A third passenger was also shot and killed (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 1817,2014,8,5,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Bunj,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Home,9.945122,33.809215,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mabanese Defense Forces","One INGO staff member was killed by the Mabanese Defense Forces at his home and another staffer, also hiding in the house, was abducted. It appears that the killing was ethnically motivated. A third staffer, also hiding in the house, managed to get away.",Yes,"Official Report" 1919,2014,8,5,"Syrian Arab Republic",Ar-Raqqah,"Tell Abyad","Tell Abyad",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Office/compound,36.6975,38.956667,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","A national staff member was kidnapped and detained in Tell Abyad by ISIS and then transfered to Ar-Raqqa. The staff member was released on August 30, 2014.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1945,2014,8,6,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor",5,0,0,0,0,0,2,3,0,5,0,0,0,0,2,3,0,5,5,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,35.336,40.145,Unknown,Unknown,"A convoy of trucks with provisions were hit by a large explosion on their way to Deir Ezzor city. Two truck drivers subcontracted by the UN were killed by the exposion and 3 were injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1924,2014,8,7,Ethiopia,Nuwer,Lare,"Camp, Kule refugee camp, 31 miles from Pagak",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",8.466667,34.033333,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO driver and two passengers in a water supply truck were attacked en-route within their project site when they stopped. A group of people on the road attacked them after an altercation, which resulted in the physical assault of the passenger. The driver and secondary passenger managed to run away with minor injuries (not counted here).",Yes,"Focal Point" 1923,2014,8,9,Ethiopia,Nuwer,Lare,"Camp, Kule refugee camp, 31 miles from Pagak",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,8.466667,34.033333,Unaffiliated,Youths,"An INGO driver was assaulted by 5 youths after getting out of his truck to apologise for splashing someone when driving past.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1932,2014,8,11,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,1.292066,36.821946,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member in Nairobi was assaulted at home when burglers broke into his private residence to rob the house during the night. He was hospitalized as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1933,2014,8,11,Benin,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,9.30769,2.315834,Unknown,Unknown,"One international aid worker was hospitalized after being attacked with machetes during a robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1811,2014,8,12,"DR Congo",Bas-Uele,Bondo,Mayangu,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,3.960093,24.908219,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","A national contractor of an INGO was killed by individuals who are suspected to be part of the LRA. His three children (not counted here) were also abducted.",Yes,"Official Report" 1818,2014,8,13,Afghanistan,Herat,"Shindand ","Zirkoh Valley",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.307049,62.136421,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO ambulance driver was abducted. He was released on 31 August following negotiation by community elders and a ransom payment.",Yes,"Official Report" 1808,2014,8,14,Afghanistan,Herat,"Adraskan ",,0,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.671608,61.981391,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"Five ICRC staff members were abducted by a local armed group while traveling to deliver aid in Herat province. UPDATE: All 5 were released unharmed on 20 August.",Yes,"Official Report" 1809,2014,8,16,Afghanistan,Lowgar,"Mohammad Agha ","Ab Bazak",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.211003,69.097956,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Three local employees of a demining NGO were abducted by anti-government elements. The vehicles have been recovered, but no information concerning the abductees.",Yes,"Official Report" 1952,2014,8,17,Afghanistan,Faryab,Dawlatabad,"Dawlat Abad",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives","Individual attack",Office/compound,36.4372,64.9228,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national staff member was wounded when a bomb went off in front of the office.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1823,2014,8,19,Pakistan,FATA,Bajaur,"Salarzai Tehsil",0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,1,3,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.865924,71.521514,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three female teachers and one driver working for a local NGO were killed when their vehicle struck an IED. Two children were also killed in the blast.",Yes,"Official Report" 1812,2014,8,20,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Mob violence","Public location",4.366602,18.552499,Unknown,Unknown,"One local Red Cross worker was killed by a bullet while trying to evacuate casualties during violent demonstrations in front of the MINUSCA headquarters in Bangui.",Yes,"Official Report" 1936,2014,8,24,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,,,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,7,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.734772,70.811995,Unknown,Unknown,"Seven national staff members were kidnapped in Badakhshan. They were released 3 days later, after negotiations between the organizations' network and a local representative took place. The kidnappers demanded a ransom, which went unpaid.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1813,2014,8,24,Afghanistan,Badakhshan,Kohistan,Marj,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,37.474549,70.535009,Unknown,Unknown,"Three INGO national staff members were abducted by unknown men. They were released unhurt two days later, on 26 August.",Yes,"Official Report" 1890,2014,8,26,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Rodat,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,1,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.171831,70.621679,Unknown,Unknown,"NGO vehicle and driver were hijacked by armed persons in Rodat District while on the Jalalabad-Torkham highway. The driver was kidnapped and the vehicle was taken. An NGO staff member that was in the vehicle was injured in the attack but managed to escape.",Yes,"Official Report" 1901,2014,8,27,Israel,South,"Sha'ar HaNegev",Nirim,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,31.33573,34.394087,Unknown,Unknown,"An off duty volunteer was killed when a morter shell hit Nirim kibbutz.",Yes,Media 1882,2014,8,29,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Khogyani,"Wazir Ahmad Khel ",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,34.171831,70.621679,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO staff member was shot and killed for unknown reasons in Khogyani District.",Yes,"Official Report" 1819,2014,8,31,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,"Rutshuru, Mabenga",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-1.012818,29.356943,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR)","Two national INGO doctors were abducted by individuals suspected to be part of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR). They were released the following day after family members reportedly paid a ransom.",Yes,"Official Report" 1820,2014,8,31,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,Gharbiya,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",14.204927,24.647866,Unknown,Unknown,"Two guards on duty at an INGO health center were abducted by two armed men who broke in and also stole some property. The two guards were released the next day.",Yes,"Official Report" 1824,2014,9,2,Pakistan,FATA,Khyber,"Jamrud Tehsil",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,34.002336,71.380977,Unknown,Unknown,"A local NGO senior staff member was shot and killed while resisting a kidnap attempt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1821,2014,9,4,"South Sudan",Lakes,Wulu,"Near Rumbek East border",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.532579,29.63031,Criminal,Unknown,"One ICRC-contracted driver was shot and wounded when the convoy he was traveling with was robbed by armed men.",Yes,"Official Report" 1822,2014,9,6,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Home,-1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"One national UN staff member was injured by armed robbers when returning home with his wife. The UN staff member is in stable condition at the hospital. It is suspected that the robbers were members of the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC).",Yes,"Official Report" 1840,2014,9,6,Kenya,"North Eastern",Mandera,Mandera,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,3.93545,41.853051,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A driver, who was driving as part of an INGO humanitarian convoy, was wounded when an armed militia attacked.",Yes,"Official Report" 1825,2014,9,9,Pakistan,Sindh,"Shahdad Kot",Qambar,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Home,27.585869,68.006017,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One INGO staff member was abducted outside his home and killed. It appears to have been a personal matter, and not related to his employment with the INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1826,2014,9,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.730833,36.709444,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was abducted on the Damascus-Aleppo Road.",Yes,"Official Report" 1828,2014,9,16,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",9.258853,29.800177,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One UN staff member was assaulted by SPLA soldiers and required medical treatment. Another UN staff member was also assaulted, but seems to have been unhurt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1829,2014,9,16,Guinea,Nzerekore,Nzerekore,Womey,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Public location",8.076658,-8.782692,Unaffiliated,"Community members","One INGO staff member, along with seven other individuals (government officials and journalists), was killed in a mob attack. The group was part of an Ebola education team. It appears that the community members attacked because they believed that health workers were spreading the disease.",Yes,"Official Report" 1872,2014,9,23,Guinea,Kindia,Forecariah,"Conakry, Forecariah",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",9.433333,-13.083333,Unaffiliated,"Community members","A team of five aid workers was attacked in Guinea by a crowd that grew hostile when the team started collecting bodies believed to be infected with Ebola. One the aid workers sustained a neck wound.",Yes,Media 1830,2014,9,24,Afghanistan,Lowgar,Khoshi,"Payen Deh",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",33.98051,69.133384,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was abducted by anti-government elements at the INGO demining site.",Yes,"Official Report" 1831,2014,9,25,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,7,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,7,0,7,0,0,7,"Landmine ",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",4.368349,18.55663,Unknown,Unknown,"Seven INGO staff members were wounded by the explosion of a grenade, which detonated while they were cleaning a ditch.",Yes,"Official Report" 1832,2014,9,25,Afghanistan,Konar,Asadabad,Shagai,0,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.874167,71.152778,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Six NGO contractors were abducted by anti-government elements. They were released the following day through the mediation of tribal elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1833,2014,10,2,Ukraine,"Donetsk Oblast",Donetsk,Donetsk,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,48.014839,37.802772,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Donetsk People's Republic","One ICRC worker was killed when a shell landed near the office in Donetsk. According to various media reports, the Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels aligned with the Donetsk People's Republic traded blame for the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1920,2014,10,3,Philippines,Leyte,2nd,"Dulag, Barangays Sungi Dulag",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,11.251793,125.00648,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member was stabbed several times and declared dead on arrive at the hospital. The suspect was apprehended.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1837,2014,10,7,Pakistan,FATA,Mohmand,"Tehsil Safi",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Unknown,Home,34.564422,71.254501,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN polio worker was killed in an IED explosion. Two others (not counted) were also killed in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1930,2014,10,11,Somalia,Nugal,Burtinle,Burtinle,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,7.644954,47.827913,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national staff member in Burtinle, Somalia was assaulted and stabbed with a knife at home by two individuals that had personal grievances against the aid agency that employed the female staff member.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1970,2014,10,12,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Hawl Wadaag, Maka-al-Mukarama Road Area",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack","Public location",2.042622,45.327289,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A vehicle loaded with explosives detonated in front of Aroma Restaurant at Makah Al-Mukaram Road (Hawl-Wadaag District) in the evening. The restaurant was hosting an event to mark 60th anniversary of the founding of the Somali flag. Thirteen people were killed while 18 others were injured, one of the casualties was a local staff member of a INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1939,2014,10,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Harem,Qah,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.990556,35.970278,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One local INGO staff member was shot by crossfire during a private dispute while standing outside the clinic. Hospitalized, he is in stable condition.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1955,2014,10,15,"Central African Republic",Ouham-Pende,Bocaranga,Bang,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,7.47632,15.54011,Unknown,Unknown,"A national female staff worker for an INGO was attacked in her home with a machete during a home invasion. She fully recovered in the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1839,2014,10,16,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Malakal,"Malakal Airport",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack","Public location",9.558889,31.652222,"Non-state armed group: National","Pro-SPLA Shiluk militia","One national UN staff member was kidnapped at gunpoint from Malakal airport by eight armed men. Reports made from the organization in August 2015 confirm that the staff member is presumed dead. ",Yes,"Official Report" 1848,2014,10,25,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, near James Hotel",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",4.840985,31.614001,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO international staff member was injured when two individuals on a boda boda stole her purse. The staff member was hospitalized but released soon thereafter.",Yes,"Official Report" 1921,2014,10,25,Uganda,Central,Butambala,Kyabagaza,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,0.17425,32.106467,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member was shot and killed during a armed robbery. The staffer and a the driver were on their way from Mbarara town in South Western Uganda to Kampala. They were intercepted by the robbers in Kyabagaza Village in Butambala District where a verbal altercation occurred between the individuals and resulted in the staff member being shot. The vehicle and the driver were taken to a romote location and stripped of his belongings.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1971,2014,10,25,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,6.786372,47.433257,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Dir Clan","A gunman from Dir clan shot and killed a local NGO staff from Majerteen/Biciid yahan sub-clan in Galkacyo in the morning of 25/10. The killing is reportedly linked with verification of IDP registrations.",Yes,"Official Report" 1873,2014,11,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Homs,Homs,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Road,34.730833,36.709444,Unknown,Unknown,"Two Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) volunteers were killed when a mortar shell hit a civilian area of Homs as they transported supplies.",Yes,"Official Report" 1951,2014,11,8,Guinea,Conakry,Conakry,Conakry,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",9.516667,-13.7,Unknown,Unknown,"A team of Red Cross volunteers was attacked by a group of people that pelted the team with bricks and stones. One Red Cross volunteer that managed to return to their vehicle was wounded by shards of glass in her eye when the car window was hit by the a stone and shattered. She was taken to the hospital and had the glass removed from her eye.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1853,2014,11,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Muniki roundabout",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.855224,31.57988,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO driver was carjacked and beaten by three armed men. He suffered injuries to his face and arm. The attack occured in the evening.",Yes,"Official Report" 1855,2014,11,11,Afghanistan,Faryab,Maymana,"Maymana City Jail",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",35.933094,64.750028,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One ICRC staff member, while visting Maimana prison to distribute winter clothes, was stabbed in the throat by a prisoner. He was hospitalized immediately.",Yes,"Official Report" 1856,2014,11,12,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,"Batil (Camp)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",9.983333,33.5875,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO security guard was shot and wounded by unknown persons while on duty at Batil camp. He sustained serious injuries and was hospitalized.",Yes,"Official Report" 1857,2014,11,12,Sudan,"West Darfur",Habila,"Between Habila and Gobei",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.628174,22.504846,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN-contracted drivers (including seven loaders, not counted here) were kidnapped while transporting food and relief items; the two trucks were also taken. UPDATE: The seven loaders were released the next day, the two drivers were released on 18 November 2014, and the trucks have been recoverd.",Yes,"Official Report" 1858,2014,11,16,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor","Checkpoint, road to Deir ez-Zor",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,35.336,40.145,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","An international aid worker was kidnapped and later beheaded by terrorists.",Pending,Media 1957,2014,11,17,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",32.264539,68.524715,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A male staff member of an INGO was abducted and murdered by Taliban members who attacked him with machetes and axes.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1938,2014,11,19,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul, Green Village",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,34.533333,69.166667,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Police killed four Taliban suicide bombers during an attack on the Green Village, a compound housing foreign workers in Kabul. While the AGE did not reach their intended target (inside the compound), the force of the blast at the heavy guarded gate of the compound wounded one INGO staff worker.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1860,2014,11,24,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,"Rutshuru, between Bunagan and Kiwnaja",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-1.183699,29.450173,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO employee was killed an another injured in a carjacking attempt.",Yes,"Official Report" 1972,2014,11,24,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Toosweyne,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",3.128817,43.652716,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Al-Shabaab fighters abducted two local NGO staff members in Toosweyne. The abducted staff members were on a mission to visit a health facility in the area and were working on an immunization program. The NGO staff workers were released on 11/12 after 17 days in detention after the intervention of local elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1859,2014,11,25,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Rodat,,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.292374,70.574089,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Three NGO staff were abducted by opposition forces from their private vehicle as they drove toward Jalalabad. Tribal elders negotiated their release three days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1937,2014,11,27,Philippines,Iloilo,5th,Estancia,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",11.45,123.15,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national staff member of an INGO was assasinated on his way home from work by a gunman who shot him five times and drove away with his accomplice on a motorcycle. The incident was most likely the result of a personal grievance.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1862,2014,11,29,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,34.533333,69.166667,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A Taliban raid on an INGO guest house killed one Afghan staffer and the South African director (along with his two children). The raid came amidst a spate of attacks on internationals in Kabul, and unsubstantiated rumors of Christian missionary activities regarding this INGO.",Pending,Media 1875,2014,11,30,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Bunj,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,9.945357,33.809026,"Staff member","Security guard","A UN staff member was assaulted by an INGO security guard. The UN staff member was taken to the hospital as a result of the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1926,2014,12,1,Kenya,Wajir,Wajir,Wajir,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Complex attack",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",1.733306,40.091751,Unknown,Unknown,"A INGO consultant was shot in the leg when armed individuals attacked the bar he was in with grenades and small arms.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1863,2014,12,3,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,4,0,0,"Body-borne IED",Ambush,Road,2.033333,45.35,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Four Somali staff of a security firm contracted by the UN were killed when an Al Shabaab suicide bomber attacked a UN convoy near the Mogadishu airport.",Pending,Media 1876,2014,12,5,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,Daraa,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,32.625278,36.106111,Unknown,Unknown,"1 Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer was killed in the line of duty.",Yes,"Official Report" 1927,2014,12,7,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member's home was raided by 4 men, who shot him in the leg and kidnapped his daughter (not counted in AWSD). She was later released after being sexually assaulted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1864,2014,12,10,"Central African Republic",Lobaye,Boda,Boda,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.316675,17.46667,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO vehicle was ambushed by armed men while it carried a patient to a hospital. The driver (and the patient) received serious stab wounds.",Yes,"Official Report" 1865,2014,12,11,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,"Project site",34.533333,69.166667,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A German national working for a local NGO was among those killed on a sucide bombing attack on a French school in Kabul. Another internationalstaff member working for an INGO was also wounded in the attack.",Yes,Media 1934,2014,12,11,Ethiopia,"Addis Ababa","Addis Ababa","Nefas Silk",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",8.980603,38.757761,Unknown,Unknown,"Three assailants armed with stones attacked an international staff member and robbed him. The staff member was hospitalzed as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1956,2014,12,18,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.264539,68.524715,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A national male staff member for an INGO was ambushed by the Taliban while driving aid supplies. He was released on the 27th December 2014.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1866,2014,12,19,"Central African Republic",Nana-Gribizi,Mbres,Mbres,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,6.6666171,19.7954915,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national Red Cross volunteer was killed by crossfire in armed clashes in Mbres.",Pending,Media 1867,2014,12,20,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Rutshuru,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-1.183623,29.448832,Unknown,Unknown,"National staff of INGO kidnapped and released four days later.",Yes,"Official Report" 1868,2014,12,23,Yemen,Taiz,"Al Maafer",,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.5831,43.9927,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Militants shot and killed a volunteer YRCS Taiz branch officer and his volunteer driver.",Yes,Media 1960,2014,12,28,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Renk,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Unknown,11.83,32.8,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member (security guard) of an INGO was abducted by unknown armed men. He was beaten and released on 30 December 2014. The reason for the abduction and assault was in revenge for a work related decision that affected another contracted employee.",Yes,"Official Report" 1884,2014,12,30,Myanmar,Rakhine,Maungdaw,Maungdaw,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,20.816667,92.366667,"Police or paramilitary","Security Forces","A national UN staff member was assaulted by security forces while on his way to visit family members.",Yes,"Official Report" 1888,2014,12,30,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,,"Sangisakh Shaila",0,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,4,0,0,0,0,0,1,3,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",32.927129,66.141526,Unknown,Unknown,"Three health sector workers of a NGO were kidnapped in Shalai, Uruzgan district while treating patients in the field. An additional staff member was severely beaten and then set free.",Pending,Media 2446,2015,,,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.202105,37.13426,"Host State","Syrian Armed Forces","One male staff national staff member was killed during aerial bombing by the state while working at the project site.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1892,2015,1,6,"South Sudan",Warrap,Abyei,Dhalop,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,9.788911,28.412623,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Five armed men attacked a team of 8 UN contractors that were working on a demining project and hijacked their vehicle. The driver was kidnapped and found unharmed on 8th January.",Yes,"Official Report" 2036,2015,1,6,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,Bacda,0,0,3,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,3,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.742941,45.200936,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One NGO staff worker was killed and two injured when their car was fired apon by armed militia at an illegal checkpoint in Bacda. The motive for the attack is unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 1871,2015,1,7,"South Sudan",Warrap,Abyei,Agok,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,9.357274,28.582716,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","A local driver for an INGO was assaulted by two SPLA soldiers when stopped at a roundabout while driving in Agok. The soldiers, who had stopped behind him in their own vehicle, forced him out of his car. UNISFA soldiers intervened to stop the attack.",Pending,Archived 1869,2015,1,14,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.05,24.883333,Unknown,Unknown,"While using his private vehicle, an INGO national staff member was abducted while dropping off a colleague at home. He was released on 5th February.",Yes,"Official Report" 1929,2015,1,15,Zambia,Western,Kaoma,Kaoma,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack",Home,-14.81194,24.797398,Unknown,Unknown,"One female international UN consultant was sexually assaulted at knifepoint at home while sleeping.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1874,2015,1,19,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,4.366667,18.583333,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A French aid worker working for a charity organization was abducted at gunpoint in Bangui, Central African Republic and released unharmed on January 23, 2015.",Yes,Media 1870,2015,1,20,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Talawdi,Farandalla,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",11.199019,29.417932,"Host State","Sudanese Armed Forces","One staff person was injured when bombs dropped by the Sudanese Air Force landed on a hospital operated by an INGO. The hospital is located in the Nuba Mountains village of Frandala.",Yes,"Official Report" 1883,2015,1,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.513,36.292,Unknown,Unknown,"UN personnel was severely injured by a mortar shell when walking home from work.",Yes,"Official Report" 1897,2015,1,31,Afghanistan,Faryab,Faryab,Maymana,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,35.91784,64.775515,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A female international aid worker was released after two weeks in captivity by the Taliban. She was kidnapped during a raid on the aid organization's compound.",Yes,Media 1985,2015,2,,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack",Office/compound,9.26,29.8,"Staff member",Contractor,"An INGO worker was reportedly raped by a UN contractor. The incident occurred in Bentiu, South Sudan on the UN compound.",Yes,Media 1886,2015,2,8,Sudan,"Blue Nile ","Al Kurmuk",Kurmuk,0,0,0,0,4,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,4,"Complex attack",Ambush,Road,10.55,34.283333,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three volunteers from the Sudanese Red Crescent were killed and one seriously injured while returning from the town of Kurmuk after supporting a humanitarian relief mission in the field. The staff were hit by RPG and machine gun fire.",Yes,Media 1891,2015,2,8,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO worker was driving in his private vehicle when armed individuals, who were attempting to stop the car, opened fire. The INGO worker was taken to hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 1894,2015,2,8,Guinea,Kindia,Forecariah,"Conakry, Forecariah",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",9.433333,-13.083333,Unaffiliated,"Community members","An Guinea Red Cross volunteer was wounded in an attack by a mob in Forecariah when she tried to provide a burial for a woman suspected to have died from Ebola. Another volunteer was attacked during the incident as but sustained no serious injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 2037,2015,2,8,Somalia,Sool,Taleex,Hodan,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.149052,48.420033,Unknown,Unknown,"Reportedly, one local NGO aid worker was killed and one injured when the vehicle that they were travelling in was fired upon by armed men driving in another car. The motive for the attack is unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 1961,2015,2,9,Turkey,Istanbul,Cekmekoy,,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,41.104199,29.317835,Unknown,Unknown,"Unidentified gunmen shot at a car in which the chief of the Turkish Red Crescent in Istanbul, was traveling. Although the chief was able to escape, his driver was shot in the stomach. The driver was treated at ",Yes,Media 2120,2015,2,10,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,Bria,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,6.539036,21.991001,"Non-state armed group: National",Ex-Seleka,"One INGO security guard was caught in the crossfire when French and ex-Seleka forces began heavy fighting. A stray bullet grazed his head and he received medical attention for his wound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2143,2015,2,11,Ethiopia,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,9.145,40.489673,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO male national staff member was assaulted. The circumstances around this incident are unknown. However, the man suffered a concussion and an injury to his ear.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2038,2015,2,14,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,"Gaalkacyo (south)",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,6.787273,47.439235,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A local NGO worker stabbed a colleague during a personal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 1896,2015,2,17,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Bilpham",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.869394,31.581437,Unknown,Unknown,"A British aid worker was shot in his car by someone in a secondary vehicle that had pulled up behind him while he was returning to the organizational compound.",Pending,Media 1898,2015,2,17,Myanmar,Shan,Laukkaing,Kokang,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,21.156717,97.573478,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two volunteers from the Myanmar Red Cross Society were injured when the convoy that they were traveling in was attacked. The volunteers were part of humanitarian Red Cross marked convoy that was evacuating civilians displaced by fighting in the northern Shan state. The volunteers were taken to hospital with head and abdominal wounds and one of them required surgery for their wounds. Update: Despite receiving medical attention, one of the volunteers passed away on 27 March, 2015, as a result of the gunshot wound sustained in the attack.",Yes,Media 2039,2015,2,20,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Xamar Weyne",0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,3,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",2.03153,45.337701,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Two NGO staff members were injured and one killed in a complex attack in Mogadishu. Approximately 25 people were killed by al Shabaab at the Central Hotel and a local mosque close to the hotel as a result.",Yes,"Official Report" 1893,2015,2,21,Myanmar,Shan,Laukkaing,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,21.265956,97.67189,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Kokang rebels","A Myanmar Red Cross volunteer was injured in an attack on a Red Cross convoy traveling from Laukkai. Clashes between ethnic Kokang rebels and the Myanmar army have flared up in recent weeks, although the Myanmar Nationalities Democratic Alliance Army (the main Kokang rebel group) denied any part in the attack.",Yes,Media 1900,2015,2,24,Yemen,Sana'a,Sana'a,Sana'a,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,2,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.369445,44.191007,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One UN hired consultant and her translator were kidnapped from their car in Sana'a by armed men who were posing as police officers. After nearly six months in captivity, she was released in August 2015.",Pending,Media 2118,2015,3,2,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-0.791773,29.045993,Unknown,Unknown,"Three INGO staff members were kidnapped on March 2nd by unknown assailants in North Kivu province. They were allegedly released a few days later according to a UN official who made a comment about the release via the agency's social media account.",Yes,Media 1910,2015,3,3,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,"Trinkot ",Trinkot,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,0,0,5,5,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,32.927129,66.141526,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Five aid workers were shot and killed, weeks after being abducted in Trinkot, Uruzgan province. The kidnapping occurred on March 3rd by armed gunmen allegedly belonging to the Taliban, even though no group has yet claimed the attack. The bodies of the five aid workers were discovered in Chanarto district on April 10th.",Yes,Media 2141,2015,3,9,"DR Congo",,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-4.038333,21.758664,Unknown,Unknown,"Two male INGO aid workers were kidnapped and held for over 24 hours.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1962,2015,3,9,Mali,Bamako,Bamako,"Bamako, Capital District",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",12.665771,-7.972909,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Al-Murabitoun,"An attacker and his accomplice opened fire at La Terrasse restaurant in Bamako. Two UN munitions experts were critically injured in the attack and evacuated for medical treatment. They are in stable condition. Some reports suggest that Al-Murabitoun claimed responsibility for the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1902,2015,3,12,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Tomping,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,"Project site",4.85,31.6,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO international aid worker and one national staff person were injured when their car was carjacked by a group of armed men. The aid worker was returning to his compound when the attack occurred at the gate of the compound. As the armed men were fleeing in the vehicle they stole, they indiscriminately shot rounds at the compound, hitting the INGO worker in the leg and the driver in the neck, both who have received medical attention for their wounds and will recover.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1963,2015,3,15,"South Sudan",Unity,Pariang,"Near Maymom Junction on Pariang Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,9.92,29.98,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contracted truck traveling as part of a convoy was ambushed on Pariang road. The driver was kidnapped and released 3 weeks later with non-life threatening wounds that were later treated.",Yes,"Official Report" 2130,2015,3,23,"Central African Republic",Vakaga,Birao,Birao,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,10.293309,22.782249,Criminal,Unknown,"An armed gang entered an INGO compound and assaulted the a guard and a driver. Both required some medical attention.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2140,2015,3,24,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.706199,69.383108,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three INGO staff members were abducted while driving to a project site. They were released one day later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1903,2015,3,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,34.802075,38.996815,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two INGO national staff members were seriously injured during an air assault (an additional member suffered minor injuries).",Yes,Media 1905,2015,3,30,Yemen,"Ad Dali'","Ad Dali'",,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",15.552727,48.516388,Unknown,Unknown,"A volunteer of the Yemen Red Crescent Society Al-Dhalea YRCS branch was critical injured on 30 March and later died of the injuries (31 March). He was shot in the abdomen while coming to the aid of people who had been wounded in fighting in the Al Sulaf area of Zubaid in southern Al-Dhalea Governorate. He was severely injured when someone started shooting randomly hitting one of the YRCS ambulances during armed confrontations. He was taken to the hospital where he died the following morning.",Yes,Media 1906,2015,3,30,Mali,,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,17.570692,-3.996166,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A Malian Red Cross volunteer was ambushed by MUJAO while driving an aid truck from Goa to Niamey. Armed militants opened fire on the vehicle and shot the volunteer, who died. Another volunteer--the passenger--was wounded in the attack. The extent of the passenger's injuries is currently unknown. MUJAO allegedly stated that the INGO was attacked because it is ""working for the enemy""",Yes,"Official Report" 1904,2015,3,31,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",33.513,36.292,Unknown,Unknown,"A volunteer for the Syrian branch of the Palestine Red Crescent, was shot and killed in a refugee camp near Damascus.",Yes,Media 2116,2015,4,,Yemen,Aden,Aden,Aden,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,12.785497,45.018655,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO driver was killed by a sniper in Aden.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1964,2015,4,1,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Manyo,"Khor Adar",3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,10.38248,32.2563,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","A UN contracted truck was commandeered by the SPLA in Khor Adar with demands to transport troops to Akoka. The location of the truck, two staff members and a contracted driver is unknown, but they were on-route to a relief distribution site in Melut with supplies when intercommunal fighting occurred along the road. Update (August 24, 2015): The organization made a statement confirming that the staff members have been presumed dead.",Yes,"Official Report" 2040,2015,4,2,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,"Beledweyne, Hawl-Wadaag",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.726904,45.191571,Unknown,Unknown,"A driver for an INGO was shot and injured in Hawl-Wadaag. He was taken to the hospital because his wounds required surgical intervention. The attack was reportedly a result of tension between clans.",Yes,"Official Report" 1907,2015,4,3,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Idlib,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Landmine ",Unknown,"Project site",35.933333,36.633333,Unknown,Unknown,"Two Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) volunteers, one from the Idlib branch and one from the Market al-Nouman sub-branch, were killed by a UXO while retrieving bodies of the deceased from near the SARC Idlib branch and preparing shelters for people fleeing from the fighting in the city.",Yes,Media 1908,2015,4,3,Yemen,Aden,Aden,Aden,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",12.8,45.033333,Unknown,Unknown,"Two brothers volunteering for a local branch of the Yemen Red Crescent Society were shot dead in the southern port city of Aden while evacuating wounded people to an ambulance.",Yes,Media 1965,2015,4,5,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,Kassengor,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,6.4186699,32.8450649,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was shot in the Kassengor area along the border of Eastern Equatorial and Jonglei.",Yes,"Official Report" 1909,2015,4,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,36.211683,37.1473,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO aid worker was killed when a shell fell on his home in Aleppo, Syria.",Yes,"Official Report" 1966,2015,4,12,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,"Between Garilley and Fafahdhun (Faafaz dhunn)",2,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,5,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,3.062778,41.648056,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","According to a local media report, 3 aid workers for an INGO, 2 UN contracted staff from a private company, and 2 private company staff members (not counted here), were kidnapped in Gedo by armed gunmen thought to be part of Al Shabaab. The aid workers were allegedly abducted between Garilley and Fafahdun towns and taken to Bardere. They were all released on different dates with the help of local elders and the last release of the INGO staff members took place on June 14th.",Yes,Media 2134,2015,4,15,Cameroon,Centre,Mfoundi,Yaounde,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,3.848032,11.502075,Unknown,Unknown,"An international staff member was driving home and stopped in front of it when 5 armed men with knives attacked the staff member and wounded his hand. They broke the windows of the car to get to him. They robbed the staff member of his money, valuables, documents and forced him to drive away with them. Later he managed to escape. He was hospitalized due to the wounds sustained during the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2015,2015,4,16,"South Sudan",Jonglei,"Twic East","Mabior-Poktap Road",0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.407577,31.420469,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A truck driver and his assistant, contracted by an INGO, were attacked on the road between Mabior and Poktap by armed assailants, who shot them. The driver's assistant was killed and the driver, who was shot multiple times, had to be airlifted to a medical facility for treatment.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1912,2015,4,18,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Aliabad,"Aliabad main road",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.728591,68.868066,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One international INGO worker was kidnapped when stopped at an illegal checkpoint manned by anti-government forces that were posing as Afghan Notional Police officers. Update: the German aid worker, who was abducted by the Taliban, fled from the perpetrators on May 29th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2110,2015,4,20,Guatemala,Camotan,Chiquimula,"Terracera highway",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,14.818215,14.818215,Unknown,Unknown,"While driving his motorcycle along the Terraceria Highway in the Camotan Municipality, one national male staff member of an INGO was ambushed by two people in ski masks. They were armed and they shot at him, injuring him in the chest. He was able to escape and was taken to hospital for medical treatment.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1911,2015,4,20,Somalia,Nugal,Garoowe,Garoowe,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,2,2,0,"Roadside IED","Individual attack",Road,8.4,48.483333,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Four international UN staff members were killed when a roadside bomb exploded next to their minibus. They were traveling from their guesthouse to their office in Garowe. Al Shabab, a extremist group with links to Al-Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the attack, according to The Associated Press.",Yes,Media 1980,2015,4,23,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,"Goma-Rutshuru Road",3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.305887,29.380188,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three UN contracted demining personnel were abducted on Goma-Rutshuru road in North Kivu province by armed gunmen.",Yes,"Official Report" 1979,2015,4,29,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Khist Pul, Maimana-Bilichiragh Highway",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.953692,64.911089,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two INGO staff members and their driver were abducted by gunmen in Pashtun Kot district along the Maimana-Bilichiragh highway.",Yes,"Official Report" 1942,2015,5,3,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,Dihrawud,"Kakrak (near)",0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Unknown,Ambush,"Project site",32.623739,65.456432,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Three INGO staff members were killed when ambushed by AGE while inspecting a project site.",Yes,"Official Report" 1941,2015,5,4,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.7,67.116667,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A driver for a de-mining NGO was abducted while driving in Mazar-e Sharif, Balkh province. He was released on the 7th of May 2015.",Yes,"Official Report" 2129,2015,5,6,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.572772,36.409376,Unknown,Unknown,"On May 6, during a distribution mission in Douma Branch near Damascus, a couple of mortar shells hit close to a SARC convoy and killed female sub-branch volunteer.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1978,2015,5,10,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot",,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.598206,64.763659,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An NGO vehicle was stopped at an illegal checkpoint in the Ibrahim Abad area of Pashtun Kot district. One NGO staff member was abducted, one security escort was killed.",Yes,"Official Report" 2004,2015,5,14,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,"Torabeith (near), Mayom Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,9.234861,29.212306,Unknown,Unknown,"An UN contracted truck hit a landmine north of Bentiu, near Torabeith. The driver sustained injuries to the leg as a result of the blast.",Yes,"Official Report" 2119,2015,5,21,Cameroon,Adamawa,Mbere,Meiganga,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.516397,14.291927,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO national staff members were shot after being ambushed by armed assailants while travelling from the project site back to their base of operations.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1977,2015,5,21,Mali,Gao,Gao,Gao,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,16.247142,-0.005494,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Clashes between anti-government armed groups resulted in the death of one INGO staff member and a number of civilians (not counted). ",Yes,"Official Report" 1981,2015,5,22,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",4.853917,31.584234,"Host State",Unknown,"A UN staff member was assaulted by soldiers while walking to work along Airport Road in Juba. They accused him of spying. The staff member suffered injuries to his face and bruised ribs.",Yes,"Official Report" 2011,2015,5,29,Yemen,Hajjah,Hajjah,Hajjah,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",15.70304,43.60393,Unknown,Unknown,"One Yemen Red Crescent volunteer was killed in an explosion while helping wounded civilians during an attack on the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 1940,2015,6,2,Afghanistan,Balkh,,Zare,0,9,0,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,0,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,8,1,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,32.150833,69.722222,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Nine national staff members of an INGO were shot and killed in the early hours of June 2 by unknown assailants who stormed their housing complex in Zare (Balkh province). According to early news reports, two of the fatalities were guards protecting the housing complex, two were drivers for the organization and five were aid workers. The INGO has suspended activities in the country as a result of the attack.",Yes,Media 1975,2015,6,3,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri East",Lui,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,5.382234,30.426636,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contracted truck was ambushed in Lui area. The armed assailants robbed provisions off the truck and took the drivers' personal belongings. The driver and his assistant were seriously injured in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 1974,2015,6,4,"South Sudan",Warrap,"Tonj South","Manyang Ngok",1,1,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.27393,28.688049,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A health mission was ambushed on-route to Manyang Ngok Primary Health Care Unit. The armed men shot and killed the driver. One INGO and one UN team member were severely injured and had to be hospitalized.",Yes,"Official Report" 2026,2015,6,5,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",West,Aljfara,Al-Shwayrif,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",32.593308,13.055329,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two aid workers working for a UN implementing partner were kidnapped in the al-Shwayrif area, while delivering humanitarian assistance. They were released on November 12th, 2015 after 5 months of captivity.",Yes,"Official Report" 1990,2015,6,13,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pochalla,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",7.18,34.1,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was shot and killed when gunmen attacked a food distribution point in Pochalla town, Jonglei.",Yes,"Official Report" 2142,2015,6,16,Yemen,Ibb,Ibb,Ibb,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,13.972093,44.162534,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male INGO aid worker was kidnapped in Ibb, Yemen. He was held captive for over 24 hours (exact number of days unknown) and later released.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1982,2015,6,18,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,"Rutshuru, Ishasha-Nyamilima",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.184208,29.445591,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three INGO staff members, two male, and one female were reported abducted after their vehicle was ambushed on Ishasha-Nyamilima road in Rutshuru, Northern Kivu. The female was immediately released but the two male staff members remained captive until their release on June 22nd.",Yes,"Official Report" 2043,2015,6,21,Somalia,"Lower Shabelle",Marka,Marka,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",1.717466,44.768614,Unknown,Unknown,"Attackers armed with guns shot and killed a man in Wadajir neighbourhood. The victim was working for an INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 1989,2015,6,22,Afghanistan,Kabul,Taimani,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.544274,69.161099,Criminal,Unknown,"A female INGO staff member was abducted by armed gunmen while en-route in Taiman, western Kabul. Update: She was released unharmed on September 10th after being held captive for 81 days. Reports state that she was abducted by a criminal gang.",Yes,Media 1983,2015,6,27,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Bambari,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.769207,20.67215,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed men fired upon three INGO staff members that were traveling via motorcycles on the Ippy-Bambari road. One of the staff members was seriously injured and was taken to Bangui hospital. The armed men stole the INGO worker's bag and fled.",Yes,"Official Report" 1987,2015,6,28,Afghanistan,Paktia,Gardez,Separai,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,33.6,69.216944,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A national INGO staff member was kidnapped by AGE in the Momen Khel area of Paktia province and subsequently killed. His remains were found on June 30th in Gardez district.",Yes,"Official Report" 1988,2015,6,29,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Uvira,Uvira,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,-4.310105,15.275558,Unknown,Unknown,"An national INGO staff member was shot during a home invasion by a group of armed gunmen. The assailants stole money and fled when police approached the scene.",Yes,"Official Report" 2136,2015,6,30,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.706199,69.383108,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three staff members were abducted while leaving a project site at an unauthorized checkpoint. The staff were released 5 days later after community negotiations.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1984,2015,7,4,"South Sudan",Lakes,Wulu,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,6.876992,31.306979,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contracted truck driver was shot in Wullu while showering. The driver had to stop in Wullu for a few days because of bad local road conditions. He died as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 1991,2015,7,6,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,"Jinnah Town",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,30.219156,66.995823,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member of a local NGO was found dead in his apartment with stab wounds.",Yes,"Official Report" 2128,2015,7,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",Al-Hasakah,Al-Hasakah,Al-Hasakah,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",36.405515,40.796915,Unknown,Unknown,"In Al-Hasakeh City on July 11 one SARC volunteer was shot and killed while he was retrieving bodies from the area. He was wearing his uniform while on duty, and was shot by sniper fire.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1986,2015,7,18,"Central African Republic",Nana-Mambere,Baboua,"Baboua (near), Baboua-Bouar road",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.819759,14.911966,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A UN contracted driver was shot and killed when militants opened fire on the relief convoy near Baboua.",Yes,"Official Report" 2044,2015,7,22,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,"Baydhaba, Hawl-Wadaag",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,3.11405,43.651925,Unknown,Unknown,"A woman working for a local NGO was shot in her home by intruders.",Yes,"Official Report" 2045,2015,7,22,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Kalabeyr,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,10.829661,49.252466,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two INGO vehicles were stopped by a militia close to Belet Weyne. The 5 INGO staff traveling in the vehicle were temporarily detained but released after clan elders negotiated on their behalf . One of the INGO drivers is still being held. The motive was said to be clan related.",Yes,"Official Report" 1997,2015,8,,"South Sudan",Lakes,Wulu,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,9.88942,32.718138,Unknown,Unknown,"An national INGO staff member was killed during an attack on the village of Wulu. The circumstances surrounding his death are unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 1998,2015,8,,"South Sudan",Unity,Leer,Payak,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,8.296968,30.153157,Unknown,Unknown,"An national INGO staff member was killed. The circumstances surrounding his death are unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 2131,2015,8,4,Sudan,"Central Darfur","Um Dukhun","Um Dukhun",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,11.124529,22.959498,Unknown,Unknown,"A female INGO worker required medical attention after being assaulted by a man who was also carrying a gun.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2111,2015,8,8,Uganda,Namugongo,Wakiso,Mbalwa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,0.365182,32.653176,Unknown,Unknown,"A male national INGO staff member was trailed by robbers as he drove home. He was attacked as he waited to drive through the gate to his home. Beaten into coma, he was robbed of the vehicle he was driving as well as other valuables. During the attack he sustained a fractured skull, a deep cut over his eye and internal bleeding. He survived the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2144,2015,8,10,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-1.292066,36.821946,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member got a gunshot wound to the leg and was taken to the hospital to receive medical attention.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1992,2015,8,10,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Kabul International Airport (outside of)",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,34.565833,69.2125,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national staff member of an INGO was one of the victims killed during a vehicle borne IED suicide attack on a checkpoint near the entrance of Kabul international airport.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1994,2015,8,10,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Khwaja Sabz Posh","Khwaja Qoshri",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,35.934233,64.621428,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO staff member was stabbed in her home by assailants who then set fire to the clinic where she worked.",Yes,"Official Report" 1995,2015,8,10,Afghanistan,Badghis,Muqur,Kamori,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Project site",35.037651,63.29266,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two local NGO staff were abducted in Baghdis province. They were released on August 14, 2015 following negotiations with community elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 1996,2015,8,10,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Now Zad","Between Kandahar and Musa Qala",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.172893,64.684712,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two contractors for a demining INGO were abducted while travelling between Kandahar and Musa Qala. They were released on August 18th, 2015 following negotiations by community elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 2133,2015,8,11,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,10.065777,33.031683,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO contracted off-duty guard was shot in Mabon when shooting started outside of the compound. The wound was severe and required medical attention.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2127,2015,8,13,"South Sudan",Unity,Leer,"Gandor Payam, Wor Jout",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,"Public location",8.296968,30.153157,Unknown,Unknown,"On August 13, a volunteer in Leer County was killed in Wor Juot village, Gandor payam. An investigation into the details of this incident is still ongoing as of July 2016.",Yes,"Focal Point" 1993,2015,8,17,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Qala-e Fatullah & Taimani area (between)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.551776,69.163562,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A German national working for an INGO was kidnapped from her vehicle in Kabul. She was released on October 17th, 2015.",Yes,Media 1999,2015,8,22,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,4.859363,31.57125,Unknown,Unknown,"One guard was wounded with a machete and another shot, when perpetrators broke into an INGO compound at night. The suspects stole two AK-47s before fleeing.",Yes,"Official Report" 2000,2015,8,22,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Bambari,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Public location",5.764345,20.670528,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Two members of the Red Cross were wounded with a knife strike during a demonstration. The violent demonstration occurred after a young muslim man was reportedly killed by anti-Balaka militants.",Yes,"Official Report" 2058,2015,8,22,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,9.280151,29.780241,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO security guard was injured when assaulted by robbers that raided an INGO clinic and stole supplies. Reportedly, there were 15 robbers present. The security guard is in stable condition after the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2106,2015,8,30,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,32.626434,36.103306,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national INGO aid worker was kidnapped in Daraa, Syria. Details surrounding the abduction are unknown, however the man was released around September 9th, 2015.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2132,2015,9,1,Sudan,"South Darfur","Nyala Janoub",Nyala,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,12.051801,24.880485,"Staff member","Family member","One national INGO aid worker was stabbed to death in Nyala by a family member, also an INGO staff member, in a personal dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2001,2015,9,2,Yemen,Amran,"Harf Sufyan",,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,16.950941,43.747774,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national ICRC staff members were shot and killed while traveling from Saddah to the main office in Sanaa. The unknown perpetrator opened fire on the convoy that they were traveling with and instantly killed one staff member. The other later died in the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2002,2015,9,2,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba-Mundri Road, between Rokon and Luri",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,5.133333,30.916667,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO convoy was attacked between Rokon and Luri. The driver was killed.",Yes,"Official Report" 2003,2015,9,6,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Ambush,Office/compound,4.859363,31.57125,Unknown,Unknown,"Two female INGO staff members were robbed and raped when the vehicle that they were in was attacked by an armed group of assailants outside of their residential compound.",Yes,"Official Report" 2005,2015,9,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Munuki",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,4.871592,31.572769,Unknown,Unknown,"One local INGO staff member was killed during a raid on the INGO's compound. Reportedly, the event was a robbery which occurred in broad daylight. The assailants used the staff member as a hostage. He was shot and killed although circumstances leading up to the event are unclear.",Yes,"Official Report" 2126,2015,9,13,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Landmine ",Unknown,Office/compound,34.014552,69.192392,Unknown,Unknown,"The Afghan Red Crescent reported that a volunteer died while doing volunteer work in Afghan Logar Branch. There is no further information to date, although the incident was most likely related to unexploded ordinance.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2009,2015,9,13,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Arghanab,Jilawoor,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,31.654722,65.649444,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A demining contractor working for a UN partner was killed in Jilawoor village when his motorcycle struck an IED.",Yes,"Official Report" 2008,2015,9,17,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,Anka,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",14.6833333,24.85,"Host State","Sudanese Armed Forces","Reportedly, one INGO national staff member was injured when SAF military supported by SAF aircraft and militias opened fire on the Zaghawa community in Anka.",Yes,"Official Report" 2137,2015,9,18,Afghanistan,Lowgar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,34.014552,69.192392,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A staff member and their family were killed on holiday after driving over RIED.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2139,2015,9,19,Guatemala,Izabal,"Puerto Barrios","Santo Tomas de Castilla",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",15.689653,-88.609658,Unknown,Unknown,"A young volunteer was murdered on September 19 in Santo Tomas de Castilla. She was on her way to the branch office to attend a volunteer meeting. According to initial report she was shot in the head getting into a taxi however, the circumstances are still unclear as to what happened.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2007,2015,9,21,Mali,Tombouctou,Tombouctou,Acharane,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,16.757495,-2.998881,Unknown,Unknown,"Two armed men on motorcycles shot at a private vehicle whose driver was a national staff member of an INGO. He was seriously injured in the attack but was able to reach a clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2028,2015,9,21,Afghanistan,Wardak,Saydabad,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,34.022785,66.421776,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"The remains of two local INGO employees were found in Maydan, Sayabad district. They were abducted by anti-government elements on September 21st.",Yes,"Official Report" 2017,2015,9,26,"Central African Republic",Bangui,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,4.394673,18.55819,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was fleeing shooting in Bangui when he was shot himself. He later died as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 2135,2015,9,28,Ethiopia,"Region 14","Nefas Silk","Addis Ababa",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,8.980603,38.757761,Unknown,Unknown,"An international staff member was attacked and hit with a stone on the head by two young men. He was rendered unconscious for a brief moment at which time the assailants stole his valuables. After returning to his guest house in the same area, the owner took him to the hospital where the wound on his head was stitched up. He remained in the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2006,2015,9,28,Bangladesh,Dhaka,Dhaka,"Gulshan (Diplomatic Quarter)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",23.796257,90.41507,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","An international staff member was shot, reportedly by the Islamic State (IS), in the diplomatic district of Dhaka. The attack was pre-meditated and the assailants used silencers on their firearms. The attackers approached the staff member on the back of a motorbike and shot him. He died as result of the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2012,2015,9,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Idlib,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,35.931027,36.641778,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO staff member was kidnapped when armed attackers raided the organization's office. Reportedly, office equipment was stolen and other staff members may have been mistreated in the attack as well.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2016,2015,9,29,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.867782,31.546404,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was assaulted when he was returning to his residence in his vehicle. He noticed that his car was being closely followed by men on a motorcycle. When he got out of the car, money was demanded from him and he was assaulted by sticks and stones.",Yes,"Official Report" 2010,2015,9,30,Yemen,Taiz,,,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",13.319445,43.24763,"State: unknown","Not applicable","Two volunteers from the Yemen Red Crescent were among more then 130 people reportedly killed during an airstrike in the Mocha area of Taiz.",Yes,"Official Report" 2014,2015,10,3,Afghanistan,Kundoz,,,0,49,0,0,0,0,14,35,0,49,0,0,0,0,14,35,0,49,14,0,35,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.728591,68.868066,"Foreign or coalition forces","United States Armed Forces","Fourteen INGO staff members were killed and 35 were seriously wounded when the facility that they were working in sustained prolonged airstrike attacks in Kunduz province. The motive of the attack was disputed by both parties in regards to the intentionality of the incident.",Yes,Media 2124,2015,10,4,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Taiz,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,13.587248,44.03514,Unknown,Unknown,"Taij branch of the Red Crescent reported the death of a Yemeni Red Crescent volunteer. He was on his way to the Revolutionary hospital to provide support to patients admitted to the hospital when he was killed by a ricocheting bullet.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2115,2015,10,6,"Central African Republic",Ombella-M'Poko,Yaloke-Bossembele,Yaloke,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.384798,16.990356,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","On 6 October, a private truck part of a Minusca-escorted convoy from Cameroon and carrying UN food commodities was looted near the town of Yaloke,along Bossemptele-Bangui axis. The incident occurred after armed men had opened fire against the convoy, killing one truck driver and wounding another one who later succumbed to injuries once at the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2121,2015,10,6,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,13.447898,22.464908,Unknown,Unknown,"A female national staff member for a INGO was shot in the leg and robbed while at home.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2023,2015,10,7,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Magwi,Nimule,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,3.597196,32.059253,Unknown,Unknown,"One national UN staff member was shot at while driving home in his personal vehicle. He was with a relative at the time and both managed to escape. He was taken to the hospital where he received treatment for an injury resulting from the car's glass window that broke on impact with the bullet.",Yes,"Official Report" 2109,2015,10,8,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",34.555349,69.207486,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed men stormed into a restaurant and indiscreetly fired upon the crowd. One national employee for a UN agency was serious injured in the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2022,2015,10,12,Kenya,"North Eastern",Garissa,"Btwn Dadaab & Hagadera refugee camps",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,0.080522,40.309975,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member of an INGO was abducted between Dadaab and Hagadera Refugee Camps after being carjacked. The driver was also taken but released shortly thereafter.",Yes,"Official Report" 2019,2015,10,13,Burundi,"Bujumbura Mairie",Bujumbura,Bujumbura,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-3.361378,29.359878,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member was killed along with eight other civilians (not counted here) after being shot at close range in Bujumbura.",Yes,Media 2935,2015,10,14,"Central African Republic",Mbomou,Bangassou,Bangassou,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Custody,4.737425,22.819462,Unknown,Unknown,"Four INGO staff members were reportedly taken from their office in Bangassou by unknown armed perpetrators. They were all released 30 minutes later, but one international staff member had serious injuries.",Pending,ACLED 2025,2015,10,20,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Martissant 9",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",18.531468,-72.359591,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was shot and killed in the Martissant 9 area of Port-au-Prince while trying to obtain transportation to go to work.",Yes,"Official Report" 2018,2015,10,24,Afghanistan,Faryab,Kohistan,Qabr-i-Wardak,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.06573,69.502289,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A staff member and a driver from a local NGO was abducted by anti-government elements. They were released unharmed on October 28th after mediation by community elders.",Yes,"Official Report" 2020,2015,11,1,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Katwiguru,0,0,14,0,0,0,0,0,14,14,0,0,0,0,0,0,14,14,14,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.18557,29.446951,Unknown,Unknown,"Fourteen NGO national staff members (including 2 drivers) were abducted by unknown assailants while they were returning from a fact-finding mission in Katwiguru town within Rutshuru. They were released two days later on November 3rd.",Yes,Media 2053,2015,11,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,4.859363,31.57125,"Police or paramilitary","Security Forces","A national staff driver for an INGO was assaulted by local security forces because they believed that he was carrying supplies for opposition forces. He was detained but released on the same day.",Yes,"Official Report" 2024,2015,11,7,Burundi,"Bujumbura Mairie",Kanyosha,,1,0,1,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",-3.361378,29.359878,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member and a NGO staff member was shot and killed when armed men opened fired on them and other customer's at an establishment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2062,2015,11,9,Yemen,Ma'rib,Ma'rib,"Between Harib and Ma'rib",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,15.23914,45.272598,"State: unknown","Not applicable","A convoy traveling from Harib to Marib was impacted by airstrikes. One truck driver contracted by the UN was seriously injured in the attack and three others had minor injuries (not counted here). The injured driver was immediately taken to a nearby hospital and is in stable condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 2107,2015,11,11,Turkey,Anatolia,Gaziantep,"Gaziantep (near)",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,37.012902,37.391968,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staff members were assassinated near Gaziantep as a direct result of the work that they were preforming for the organization.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2123,2015,11,11,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Wadajir",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.046934,45.318162,"Host State","Somali Armed Forces","A female national INGO aid worker was driving an ambulance when she was shot by Somali forces. The bullet hit her in the leg.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2063,2015,11,14,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,Beledweyne,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,4.742941,45.200936,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contractor was killed after an assailant in another vehicle pulled up to his car and shot at it. The contractor died of his injuries at the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2112,2015,11,18,"South Africa",Northern,Naphuno,Sekororo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,-24.209591,30.409835,Unknown,Unknown,"Three armed men jumped the security perimeter fence around an INGO compound and assaulted one security officer (not counted here) and shot another in his arm. He was also assaulted and tied up while the men broke into the office and stole material assets, and money from the safe.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2029,2015,11,23,"Central African Republic",Nana-Gribizi,Kaga-Bandoro,Kaga-Bandoro,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Raid,Home,6.996037,19.185032,Unknown,Unknown,"A national INGO staff member in Kaga-Bandoro was shot and killed when armed robbers broke into his house. Another INGO staff member from a different INGO was also killed by a gunshot wound.",Yes,"Official Report" 2030,2015,12,1,Yemen,Sana'a,Sana'a,Sana'a,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.369445,44.191007,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One international staff member working for ICRC was abducted at gunpoint in Sana'a. Another ICRC staff member was also abducted but released a few hours later (not counted here because it was under 24 hours). It was reported that she was released in October 2016 after being captive for ten months.",Yes,"Official Report" 2027,2015,12,2,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,al-Hawban,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",13.6005,44.0653,"State: unknown","Not applicable","Two health clinic staff were injured during aerial bombardment in the Al Hawban area of Taiz governorate.",Yes,"Official Report" 2032,2015,12,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Rock City",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,4.851905,31.554888,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN agency staff members were attacked in their home by approximately 5 men. The assailants were reportedly armed with clubs and rifles. One staff member was beaten and the other sustained stab wounds to the palm of their hand. The robbers fled with money, personal items and a UN vehicle. The two staff members were treated in the hospital for their injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 2031,2015,12,6,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",4.859363,31.57125,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO was killed by a stray bullet when coming out of his residence to investigate the sounds of gunfire, which were being fired at a motorist.",Yes,"Official Report" 2033,2015,12,14,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,1,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,2.046934,45.318162,Unknown,Unknown,"Unidentified gunmen shot an employee of a UN agency and an INGO in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. The victim and her colleague from a partner organization, who was driving a private vehicle, were attacked while travelling through Mogadishu. Both were killed.",Yes,"Official Report" 2117,2015,12,15,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-0.791773,29.045993,Unknown,Unknown,"On Tuesday 15 December, 2 INGO staff members were kidnapped in North Kivu, DRC. They were released unharmed the next day.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2138,2015,12,15,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,33.706199,69.383108,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Militia,"A staff member was detained by local militants due to perceived police connections, and was then released after 4 days following community negotiations.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2052,2015,12,18,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Ezo,"Naandi Payam",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.073352,5.073352,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contracted security guard was shot and killed when traveling with four other passengers to Ezo. They were ambushed while traveling to the town to pay local salaries. The assailants did not steal the cash.",Yes,"Official Report" 2113,2015,12,19,"Sierra Leone",Northern,"Port Loko",Masiaka,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,8.489716,-12.756611,Criminal,Unknown,"One male field staff member was cut by a large knife (or machete) and assaulted when a gang of five men broken into the guest house he was staying in with other people. The assailants demanded cash from the occupants, some of which were Council staff and believed to have cash on them because of the Census that had recently ended. The armed men assumed that they would have just received their salaries. Personal items were also stolen from the house as well as a computer. The other occupants (not counted here) received bruises and cuts as a result of the incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2034,2015,12,19,Afghanistan,Baghlan,"Pul-e Khumri ","Bagh-e Shamal, Pul-e Khumri main road",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.98815,68.63529,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two national INGO demining staff were killed when ambushed by anti-government forces. Reports suggest that the intended targets of the attack were ANSF.",Yes,"Official Report" 2114,2015,12,20,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Idlib, Ariha, entrance of Al Hassakah (SW)",2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.811122,36.603827,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two UN agency partner staff were killed in the Syrian Arab Republic by an airstrike in Idlib, while attending a coordination meeting.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2051,2015,12,22,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Lafon,"Budi County, Torit-Kapoeta Road",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.617491,33.035889,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO partner group was ambushed on the Torit-Kapoeta Road in Budi County. One of the passengers was shot and killed. Two were injured and required medical attention.",Yes,"Official Report" 2108,2015,12,30,Sudan,"West Kordofan",Abyei,"Al Muglad",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.037312,27.740425,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN humanitarian agency driver was carjacked by gunpoint while driving in a UN vehicle in the evening. He was shot and killed during the incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2122,2015,12,30,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",Tripoli,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,32.887209,13.191338,"Staff member",Ex-employee,"An employee that had been fired from an INGO returned to the office, threatened and severely assaulted the Operations Manager whom he blamed for his termination.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2046,2015,12,30,Sudan,"North Darfur",Kutum,Kutum,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.202517,24.663825,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A contracted driver for the UN, who was delivering relief supplies, was abducted in the Kutum area of North Darfur on 30th December, 2015. He was freed on January 25th, 2016.",Yes,"Official Report" 2055,2015,12,30,Afghanistan,Faryab,"Pashtun Kot","Khist Pul, Maimana-Bilichiragh Highway",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,35.953692,64.911089,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"An NGO staff member and driver were abducted by armed anti-government elements (AGE) while traveling towards Maimana city with supplies.",Yes,"Official Report" 2245,2016,1,4,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,Office/compound,34.555349,69.207486,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three international UN staff members required medical attention after a vehicle-borne IED exploded outside a guest house. Several other staff (not counted here) were also slightly injured but did not require medical assistance.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2265,2016,1,7,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,6.807249,29.678888,Unknown,Unknown,"An armed robber broke into an INGO's office and was met by a security guard that was patrolling the facility. The guard was shot in the leg and had to be evacuated to Juba for further treatment.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2041,2016,1,10,Yemen,Sa'dah,Razeh,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",16.847653,43.943679,Unknown,Unknown,"One aid worker was killed when a hospital was hit by a projectile in Razeh district in northern Yemen on January 10th. The organisation disputed the notion that the perpetrator was not aware of their geographical location due to information that was previously provided to them about the project site and its coordinates.",Yes,Media 2253,2016,1,12,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","El Geneina",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",13.447898,22.464908,"Aid recipient","Internally Displaced People (IDPs)","Two male Sudanese Red Crescent volunteers were wounded while moving injured civilians to the hospital during fighting between government forces and the displaced in Geneina. They were taken to the hospital in Khartoum and have received treatment with the full expectation that they will fully recover.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2049,2016,1,13,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",9.278336,29.807987,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff member was assaulted in the Protection of Civilian (PoC) camp in Bentiu with machetes and spears.",Yes,"Official Report" 2059,2016,1,15,"Burkina Faso",Centre,Kadiogo,Ouagadougou,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Public location",12.361282,-1.518115,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Qaeda (affiliated)","In a large attack by al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb against the Splendid hotel and Cappuccino cafe, two aid workers who ran a medical clinic were kidnapped. On 6 February, one of the female aid workers was released but the male aid worker remains captive. Reportedly, at least 29 people (18 different nationalities) were killed in the attack. The hotel was popular with foreigners.",Yes,Media 2075,2016,1,17,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Uror,"Padlek, Karisa",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",7.181962,32.356095,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","A number of civilians were attacked by SPLA soldiers that had deserted. Four were killed in the violence, including a locally contracted guard for an INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 2047,2016,1,19,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,34.555349,69.207486,Unknown,Unknown,"A national UN staff member was shot and killed in his home in Kabul.",Yes,"Official Report" 2048,2016,1,21,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,1,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",3.11718,45.356821,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","In a complex attack by Al-Shabab, a car packed with explosives rammed into the Beach View Hotel on Lido beach in Mogadishu, reportedly killing up to 20 people (not counted here). A national staff member for the UN was among those killed when the restaurants along Lido beach were attacked. A national INGO staff member was also wounded in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2060,2016,1,21,Yemen,Sa'dah,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,16.847653,43.943679,"Foreign or coalition forces",Unknown,"An INGO ambulance driver was killed during airstrikes when his ambulance was hit.",Yes,"Official Report" 2263,2016,1,25,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Harem,"Kafr Takharim",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,36.116389,36.514722,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national staff member travelling from a warehouse in Kafr Takharim to the office hit an IED which detonated. The driver only received minor injuries, but the aid worker was brought in critical condition to Kafr Takharim hospital, where he died as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2050,2016,1,27,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Nahri Sarraj","Greshk (near)",4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,31.829949,31.829949,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A UN implementing partner was attacked by anti-government elements in Nahr Sarraj district near Greshk town. Four team members were killed and one was kidnapped and later released with the aid of the local community leaders.",Yes,"Official Report" 2074,2016,1,29,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Kapoeta,"Kapoeta (North)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,5.179103,33.975002,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national male staff member was shot and injured in the Kapoeta North area. Reportedly, a cattle raid may have been occurring in the area at the time.",Pending,Archived 2056,2016,1,31,"South Sudan","Western Bahr el Ghazal",Wau,Wau,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.341953,27.949219,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN contracted drivers were injured in a shooting when perpetrators ambushed the convoy and fired at the truck. The gunmen fled after robbing the driver. Both the driver and his assistant received medical care.",Yes,"Official Report" 2073,2016,1,31,"South Sudan","Western Bahr el Ghazal",Wau,"Wau (near)",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.682923,28.080368,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN driver and his assistant were injured when they were shot at as part of a larger convoy. The armed men shot at them after trying to extort money from the driver.",Yes,"Official Report" 2070,2016,2,,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Fizi,"Fizi (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-4.297905,28.956099,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Armed assailants fired upon an INGO vehicle, injuring the driver who had to be take to Fizi hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2061,2016,2,7,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Ulang,"Between Ying and Rirnyang",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.804,32.6906,Unknown,Unknown,"A health worker for an INGO was shot and killed while traveling between Ying and Rirnyang in Ulang County.",Yes,"Official Report" 2069,2016,2,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,,,0,0,9,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,0,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,0,0,9,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.647987,36.679543,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Nine INGO supported staff members have been killed in a series of bombings on the hospital where they worked. Ten other staff members were wounded (not yet counted). The hospital was hit four times in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2068,2016,2,16,Afghanistan,Ghazni,,,0,0,0,5,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.498229,67.761598,Unknown,Unknown,"Five ICRC staff members were abducted while on their way to carry out an assessment, with the aim to assist communities in the Waghaz district of Ghazni. They were later all released on 19th February.",Yes,"Official Report" 2064,2016,2,17,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-1.658501,29.220455,Unknown,Unknown,"An armed individual broke into the house of an national INGO worker and shot him. He also stole the victim's vehicle and valuables. The INGO aid worker died as a result of the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2077,2016,2,17,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Malakal,"POC Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Public location",9.569346,31.674335,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One INGO security guard was assaulted and killed in the fighting that erupted between Dinka, Shilluk and Nuer communities in the Malakal Protection of Civilians site.",Yes,"Official Report" 2065,2016,2,18,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Malakal,"POC Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",9.527988,31.668235,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Two national INGO staff members were killed at their project site as a result of ethnic violence that broke out in the Malakal Protection of Civilian site. About 18 people were killed, inclusive of the two aid workers.",Yes,"Official Report" 2076,2016,2,22,Angola,Luanda,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,-8.842144,13.243225,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN international staff member was shot in the leg travelling via motorcycle from the airport. He was shot by two armed robbers while they were stealing his bag.",Yes,"Official Report" 2204,2016,2,24,Somalia,Nugal,Garoowe,Garoowe,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",48.48188,8.40635,Unknown,Unknown,"One female INGO national staff member was stabbed at the front gate of her home. The robbers took her mobile phone and then fled. She was treated at the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2292,2016,2,24,Afghanistan,Zabul,Shinkay,"Loy Shor",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.513282,69.181348,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two contracted partners of a UN agency were wounded when anti-government elements (AGE) shot at their vehicle in Loy Shor after trying to stop it from returning to the agency's office. The driver was able to avoid stopping but he and the passenger were both wounded when the opened fire. They were able to make it to an Afghanistan National Army checkpoint and were transported to the hospital for treatment. Both survived the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2067,2016,2,26,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,"25 km north of UNMISS Bentiu Camp",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.243601,29.796982,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A convoy of UN trucks was travelling north of Bentiu Camp after delivering goods and were attacked by armed assailants. One of trucks was fired upon when trying to escape and the assistant driver was killed as a result.",Yes,"Official Report" 2291,2016,2,27,Afghanistan,Lowgar,"Pul-e Alam","Pul-e Alam",7,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,7,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",33.8,69.083333,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Seven contracted staff from a UN partner agency were abducted in Altamur, Logar province from their work site. All of them were released within a few days after facilitated negotiations by the local shura.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2225,2016,2,28,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Roadside IED",Unknown,Unknown,3.11718,43.6469,Unknown,Unknown,"Two aid workers for a local NGO were killed in IED blasts in Baidoa.",Yes,"Official Report" 2260,2016,3,1,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",7.780485,33.00291,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national INGO staff member was physically assaulted by an unknown number of boys who beat him and another family member (not counted here) with sticks. The family member died a few days later and the staff member was admitted to the hospital for chest pain. The incident was reported to be a result of a personal dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2066,2016,3,1,"South Sudan","Northern Bahr el Ghazal","Aweil West",Aweil,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,8.767087,27.399837,"Staff member","Not applicable","An INGO international staff member was assaulted by a national colleague with a metal object. The staff member's wounds required medical attention at the UN military hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2071,2016,3,2,"DR Congo",Maniema,Kasongo,Kasongo,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-4.423845,26.670074,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national INGO aid workers were kidnapped from an INGO convoy traveling from Kasungho on March 2nd. They were released on March 8th, according to a UN official.",Yes,"Official Report" 2293,2016,3,8,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Zhari,"Kariz-e Salim",7,0,0,0,0,0,2,5,0,7,0,0,0,0,2,5,0,7,7,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Unknown,32.208889,63.071667,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN contracted teams from the same partner group were ambushed by anti-government militants and attacked with small arms fire in Kariz-e Salim. Two of the male national staff members were killed and five were injured in the attack. The injured staff were treated for the wounds at a clinic in Kandahar.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2078,2016,3,10,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",7.780485,33.00291,Unknown,Unknown,"A male national INGO worker was shot and killed in Akobo Town while he was walking on the street. The reason for the shooting is unknown and the perpetrator was not caught.",Yes,"Official Report" 2079,2016,3,18,Afghanistan,Baghlan,"Baghlan-e Jadid ",,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.183294,68.75021,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two international staff members of an INGO were abducted along the Puli Khumri-Kunduz main road in Baghlan province by armed men. Released April 4, 2016",Yes,"Official Report" 2080,2016,3,21,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,9.231487,29.800503,Unknown,Unknown,"Two contracted UN employees were injured when they drove over a anti-tank mine, which exploded. They were medevac'd to an UNMISS hospital and are in stable condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 2273,2016,3,25,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Uvira,Uvira,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,-3.372884,29.144879,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO male national employee was shot and killed by criminals in Uvira while performing payroll duties.",Yes,Media 2248,2016,3,28,Yemen,Amran,"Bani Surim",Khamir,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,15.662064,43.934141,Unknown,Unknown,"One national aid worker in Amran was struck in the shoulder with a dead round from aerial fire and required medical attention.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2249,2016,3,28,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,4.859363,31.57125,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One contracted INGO staff member was shot and killed in his home as a result of a personal dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2254,2016,3,29,Nicaragua,Jinotega,,Jinotega,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",13.088391,-85.9994,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male staff member was assaulted and shot in the head at a project site near Jinotega city. The circumstances surrounding the attack are unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2102,2016,3,30,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Bambari,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Other Explosives",Raid,"Public location",5.764345,20.670528,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two people on a motorcycle threw a grenade into a popular restaurant in Bambari near the central market. About 11 people were injured, including two INGO staff members that had to be medically evacuated to Bangui. One waitress died (not countered here) and 6 other humanitarian staff members from a local NGO and a UN agency were injured (pending further investigation before entry into AWSD).",Yes,"Official Report" 2255,2016,3,31,Bangladesh,Sylhet,Habiganj,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,24.904539,91.861101,"Staff member","Not applicable","One national staff member was wounded during a personal dispute at work. An argument turned violent when a colleague stabbed the staff member in the throat with a hobby knife.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2163,2016,4,2,Iraq,Baghdad,Al-Karkh,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,33.312806,44.361488,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN agency national staff member was shot in his home on the outskirts of Bagdad on April 2nd. He was taken to the hospital where he is reported to be in stable condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 2042,2016,4,6,Somalia,Nugal,Garoowe,Garoowe,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,8.408416,48.483724,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Two INGO staff members were stabbed with a knife by a civilian over a land dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 2081,2016,4,12,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,3.684114,30.776658,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO demining convoy was ambushed on Yei- Morobo road in Central Equatorial. Two national staff members were shot and killed in the attack. The attack was reported to have been motivated by ethnic tensions.",Yes,"Official Report" 2243,2016,4,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Hama,Hama,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment","Individual attack",Road,36.202105,37.13426,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","The head of the medical directorate of Hama governorate and a number of INGO supported hospitals was killed in a direct airstrike on his vehicle.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2170,2016,4,14,Somalia,Gedo,,Likoley,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,2.826288,40.946045,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A contracted driver for a UN agency was abducted by suspected Al Shabaab fighters near Likoley and Elade, Gedo region in Somalia while carrying humanitarian supplies to a distribution site. The truck was looted. As a result of this incident, deliveries of humanitarian supplies have not resumed to those areas. The driver was released after one week.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2083,2016,4,16,Mali,Kidal,Abeibara,Abeibara,0,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,19.11,1.75,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three ICRC staff members were kidnapped as they were leaving Abeibara. The aid workers were released on the 20th of April. They were reportedly abducted by Ansar Dine.",Yes,Media 2185,2016,4,19,Afghanistan,Wardak,Saydabad,Kotagay,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,7,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",33.895519,68.763192,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A demining team was attacked by anti-government forces in Kotagay village in Saydabad district. Seven members of the team were abducted. The perpetrators and their motive are unknown. The team was an implementing partner of a UN agency.",Yes,"Official Report" 2205,2016,4,24,Somalia,"Lower Juba",Jamaame,Jamaame,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Home,42.738201,0.06916,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A local female INGO staff worker was detained by Al-Shabaab fighters in Jamaame. She and five other civilians were detained at the same time and put in jail. She was on leave at the time and accused of working for an American NGO. She spent more than a week in prison and was conditionally released (she was required to stay in the village pending investigation on the charges brought against her by Al-Shabaab). The aid worker was released on April 24th, 2016.",Yes,"Official Report" 2087,2016,4,25,Bangladesh,Dhaka,Dhaka,Dhaka,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,23.810332,90.412518,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Ansar al-Islam","A national staff member was hacked to death with machetes when assailants broke into his apartment. This was a targeted attack that was later claimed by Ansar al-Islam. A friend (not counted in the AWSD) that was with the victim at the time was also killed in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2242,2016,4,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.202105,37.13426,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three national staff members of an international organization were killed as a result of an aerial attack on Al Ouds hospital in Aleppo by state-led coalition forces.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2084,2016,4,28,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Bor,"Zameza Trading Centre (near)",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.0407,31.624146,Unknown,Unknown,"A INGO vehicle was targeted in a roadside ambush by an armed man while it was part of a UN agency convoy. A man appeared from the bush and fired a single shot at the car that went through the window. While the shot missed the driver, he was injured by the shattered glass and required medical attention.",Yes,"Official Report" 2085,2016,4,28,Afghanistan,Laghman,Qarghayi,"Kabul-Jalalabad highway",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.500759,69.851369,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"An international female NGO worker was abducted while traveling on the Kabul-Jalalabad highway. Update: A statement made by the Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, on August 29th, confirms that the aid worker was freed in August, four months after her kidnapping. Although the Minister did not provide further details, Afghanistan's National Directorate of Security mentioned in the media that the aid worker was freed as a result of a special operation.",Yes,Media 2086,2016,5,3,"DR Congo",South-Ubangi,Budjala,Katoro,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,2.775809,20.485489,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR)","Three INGO truck drivers were intercepted by gunpoint on Bambu-Kirima road in Katora village and kidnapped. They were freed on Friday, May 6th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2088,2016,5,3,Haiti,West,Tabarre,Tabarre,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,18.556359,-72.259967,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN staff member was stabbed in his car by two armed suspects. The victim managed to defend and drive himself to a nearby hospital for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2089,2016,5,7,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,4.864586,31.558421,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO male staff member was shot and killed in his residence at night by unknown assailants. Another person, female, that was present at the residence, was also killed in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2090,2016,5,10,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,"Magwi-Torit Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.313161,32.426147,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN contracted truck driver was ambushed and killed by gunmen along the Magwi-Torit road in Eastern Equatorial, South Sudan. The gunmen stole money, phones and other items. Two other people in the truck managed to escape unharmed.",Yes,"Official Report" 2091,2016,5,18,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Markounda,Kouki,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.169786,17.306643,Unknown,Unknown,"A national driver for an INGO was shot and killed by armed men in an attack on a convoy. The attack occurred in Kouki, 250 miles north of Bangui.",Yes,Media 2092,2016,5,19,Nigeria,Taraba,Arlo-Koda,"Keff-Jos Road, Barde (near)",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.75,11.05,Unknown,Unknown,"A team of four UN agency staff members where attacked by robbers along the Keffi-Jos road not far from Barde Village. The driver was shot and transported to the hospital. The other staff members were unharmed.",Yes,"Official Report" 2284,2016,5,24,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,4.41024,32.574038,Unknown,Unknown,"A driver from an INGO (implementing partner to a UN agency) was carjacked near Torit town by anti-government elements. The driver was kidnapped and badly beaten. He was released after 48 hours.",Yes,"Official Report" 2093,2016,5,25,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Malakal,Malakal,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,9.527988,31.668235,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO contractors were physically assaulted by six unidentified persons during an attempted robbery. The victims sustained injuries were referred to an NGO clinic in order to receive medical treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2101,2016,5,25,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Lubero,Luofu,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-0.594896,29.09727,Unknown,Unknown,"Four INGO staff members were ambushed by armed men in Timbo-Timbo, North Kivu while travelling in two separate vehicles. Two of the ambushed staff members managed to escape. Two remaining staff members were released on the sixth day and did not suffer maltreatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2283,2016,5,30,Mali,Gao,Gao,Gao,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,-0.027987,-0.027987,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One international contractor working for a UN agency was killed during an armed attack by small arms fire. A group of assailants had attacked the compound hosting the UN staff members.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2150,2016,5,31,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Idlib,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.931027,36.641778,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A 23-year old aid worker was killed in Idlib, during a sustained airstrike. He was part of local NGO and on an emergency response team that taught volunteers about first aid and providing search & rescue during airstrikes. During the attack, he was trying to rescue families that were trapped under the rubble of their building after it had been hit. The airstrike also killed several civilians.",Yes,"Official Report" 2094,2016,6,1,Afghanistan,Parvan,"Shekh Ali","Khah Ghulam Ali",0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,2,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.946423,68.521729,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Anti-government elements fired multiple shots at an INGO vehicle, killing all three national staff members that were inside. The staff members were travelling from Bamyan to Kabul and were in the Khak Ghulam Ali area. Reports cite that three members of the Taliban have been detained on suspicion of their involvement in the incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 2206,2016,6,1,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Hodan",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",45.300802,2.043497,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One local NGO staff member was killed in a complex attack on the Ambassador Hotel in Hodan District. A suicide bomber drove a vehicle laden with explosives into the hotel which was then stormed by Al-Shabaab fighters. Reportedly, more than 20 people were killed in the attack and more than fifty were injured, including the local NGO staff member.",Yes,"Official Report" 2098,2016,6,3,"DR Congo",South-Ubangi,Budjala,Lemera,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-3.031597,28.993615,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed gunmen ambushed two INGO vehicles and robbed the passengers at gunpoint. The driver was injured and had to be treated at a hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2100,2016,6,5,Afghanistan,Lowgar,"Pul-e Alam",Altamur,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",33.8,69.083333,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A demining team (UN agency partner) was attacked by anti-government elements during a range clearing operation. AGE set fire to seven vehicles and abducted the team leader.",Yes,"Official Report" 2095,2016,6,7,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Tomping,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,4.859363,31.57125,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed men entered an INGO compound through a perimeter fence and tricked the staff into opening the door. The men were armed with machetes and assaulted the staff and guards. Two international aid workers had to medically evacuated to South Africa for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2267,2016,6,9,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Magwi,Nimule,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,3.591585,32.063859,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was assaulted on her way to work for her night shift. The perpetrator was reportedly a repeat criminal offender. He assaulted her with a wire lock that he fashioned into a weapon. She managed to run away with the assistance of some locals who took her to the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2212,2016,6,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Atarib,"Orem Al Kubra",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,36.148126,36.946323,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed in an 'double tap' airstrike.",Yes,Media 2097,2016,6,13,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Azum,"Um Shalaiya",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.152872,23.192139,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Armed men carjacked a UN-contracted truck with three drivers in the Azoum area of Um Shalaiya. One of the drivers was released after negotiations. on June 27, 2016, in El Geneina, West Darfur. Another driver managed to escape during the ambush and the perpetrators released the second shortly after the abduction.",Yes,"Official Report" 2211,2016,6,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Kafr Takharim",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,36.117544,36.51463,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two volunteers were severely injured during an airstrike on their operational centre. One of the volunteers lost his hand as a result of the attack.",Yes,Media 2213,2016,6,16,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,"Al Sukkari",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,36.174135,37.140934,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer suffered a severe head injury after an airstrike in Al Sukkari, Aleppo.",Yes,Media 2099,2016,6,17,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Amou,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,5.725947,19.078274,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An INGO truck driver was killed during an ambush by six armed men on two trucks in Amou.",Yes,"Official Report" 2151,2016,6,23,Bangladesh,Dhaka,Dhaka,"Zigatola Tannery More",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,23.736083,90.363067,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff member was shot in the leg through the window of his car when he was ambushed by assailants on motorcycles in Hazaribagh while on his way to work. The armed robbers stole a significant amount of money that he had withdrawn from a cash machine shortly before the incident.",Yes,Media 2104,2016,6,24,"Central African Republic",Nana-Gribizi,Kaga-Bandoro,Kaga-Bandoro,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack","Public location",6.996037,19.185032,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO staff member was killed in a hotel in Kaga Bandoro.",Yes,"Official Report" 2256,2016,6,24,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Khanabad,"Khan Abad port, Shir Abad",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,36.681449,69.114905,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national staff member was killed in his home in Kunduz city, Khan Abad port, Shir Abad Area by unknown gunmen during the night. The incident was a result of a personal dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2103,2016,6,25,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Complex attack",Ambush,"Public location",2.046934,45.318162,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One INGO staff member was killed as a result of a Al Shaabab attack on the Naso Hablod hotel in Mogadishu. The staff member was standing across the street when the initial blast from the VBIED occurred at the entrance to the hotel. He died as a result of his injuries as did 14 other people. Twenty-five civilians were also injured in the attack.",Yes,Media 2145,2016,6,27,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",Sangcharak,Dehmerda,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,35.852357,66.52239,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","In Dehmerda village, one UN contracted polio personnel was abducted by gunmen along with one NGO staff member, a government health department employee (not counted here), and a local driver (not currently counted).",Yes,"Official Report" 2152,2016,6,29,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.513807,36.276528,Unknown,Unknown,"One Syrian Red Crescent driver was shot in the chest by a sniper while driving in a convoy that was delivering humanitarian relief supplies. He is recovering in a hospital in Damascus.",Yes,Media 2105,2016,7,5,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,"Torit-Kapoeta Road",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.41067,32.576909,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was killed by armed men who ambushed a private vehicle on the Torit-Kapoeta road in Eastern Equatorial. Other passengers in the car were robbed of their belongings, including cash, but were otherwise unharmed. The circumstances surrounding the killing of the INGO staff member are currently unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 2286,2016,7,6,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri West","Mundri Central",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.4259,30.3858,Unknown,Unknown,"On 06th July 2016 at Mundri Centre a UN-contracted truck driver was shot dead for an unknown reason while his truck had been parked overnight. The truck was transporting food commodities from Uganda to Wunrok but the cargo remained intact.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2250,2016,7,8,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,4.859363,31.57125,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","On INGO driver was shot in the foot during a crossfire incident at a checkpoint in Juba. He was hospitalized as a result of his injury.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2148,2016,7,9,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.555349,69.207486,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO international aid worker was abducted from her car while travelling home from an appointment in Kabul. Reportedly, the assailants were not part of the Taliban. The aid worker was released on July 23rd.",Yes,Media 2285,2016,7,9,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",4.859363,31.57125,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A driver for an INGO (UN implementing partner) was shot during crossfire between anti-government forces and government forces in Juba city. The driver, badly wounded, needed to be MEDIVACED to Uganda for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2251,2016,7,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Road,4.859363,31.57125,"Police or paramilitary",Unknown,"One INGO driver was detained at a security checkpoint in Juba and physically assaulted. He had to be hospitalized as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2165,2016,7,11,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,16,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,15,0,15,1,15,0,16,9,7,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Raid,"Public location",4.859363,31.57125,"Host State","South Sudan Defence Forces (SSDF)","On July 11th in Juba, South Sudanese soldiers invaded Terrain Hotel, a location that was popular with international staff. According to reports, the soldiers raped 5 international staff members and killed one national staff member. Other staff members (10) were also sexually assaulted, assaulted and/or wounded by other means as a direct result of the attack. (Updated: October 2016)",Yes,Media 2199,2016,7,11,"South Sudan",Lakes,Awerial,Mingkaman,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,6.60308,29.974053,Unaffiliated,Youths,"One international staff member was seriously beaten by local youth in Mingkaman, South Sudan. Due to the severity of the injuries, the staff member had to be medically evacuated to another hospital. The incident was reportedly the result of a local contractual dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 2200,2016,7,11,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,"Lyria-Nesitu Junction Road",0,4,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,1,0,1,1,3,0,4,1,0,3,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.5607,32.4972,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An INGO vehicle was ambushed on the Lyria, Nesitu Junction road in Central Equatorial, South Sudan. The unknown armed assailants killed one local INGO worker (medic) and seriously wounded an additional international and two national staff members while they were travelling in Nesitu on their way to Nimule. The motive and perpetrators of the attack are unknown but it was reported that the team was withdrawing from anti-government forces that were approaching the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 2146,2016,7,14,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek East",Barpakeny,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,6.807249,29.678888,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","An INGO national staff member was shot and killed in Barpakeny, Rumbek East. The incident appears to have been related to a personal matter and not because the victim was an aid worker.",Yes,"Official Report" 2447,2016,7,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Jebel Saman",Atareb,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,36.202105,37.13428,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One female national aid worker was killed in her home during an aerial bombing attack by Syrian forces.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2198,2016,7,17,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",,,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Unknown,35.670747,66.046353,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Reportedly, three doctors with the Red Crescent were abducted from Sar-e Pol province on July 14th by an unknown armed militant group. They were released on July 17th after security forces and tribal leaders collaborated in securing their release. The aid workers were providing medical assistance to villagers in the area.",Yes,Media 2208,2016,7,17,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,34.802075,38.996815,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was killed in a mortar attack while returning home.",Yes,"Official Report" 2147,2016,7,20,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Darayya,Darayya,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,33.456443,36.235963,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO volunteer was killed while helping to rescue civilians. The circumstances surrounding his death are currently unknown.",Yes,Media 2246,2016,7,26,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,2.046934,45.318162,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A vehicle-borne IED detonated close to a UN compound as a convoy was passing. One national UN staff member was walking near the explosion and was killed instantly as a result of the explosion.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2149,2016,7,27,Nigeria,Borno,Konduga,"Bama to Maiduguri",1,0,0,0,0,1,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,Ambush,Road,11.529264,13.653517,Unknown,Unknown,"An attack on a humanitarian convoy injured one UN aid worker and another from an International Organization. Both were hospitalized as a result of the attack, which occurred on the road between Bama and Maiduguri. Travel to high-risk areas was temporarily suspended.",Yes,"Official Report" 2294,2016,7,29,Afghanistan,Takhar,Farkhar,Khawaki,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",36.5058,69.8636,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Unknown armed men fired upon an NGO's work site. Armed guards supporting the NGO responded to the attack. In the crossfire exchange, one deminer was shot and required medical attention at Takhar hospital and is expected to recover. The NGO is a UN partner group.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2174,2016,8,2,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack","Project site",36.202105,37.13426,Unknown,Unknown,"A volunteer for a local NGO was reportedly killed in a targeted attack while clearing unexploded ordnance in Aleppo.",Yes,Media 2153,2016,8,9,"South Sudan",Unity,Koch,"Mayendit County, Rubkway",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",8.723687,30.164704,Unknown,Unknown,"The remains of 47 people were found on the outskirts of Rubkway in Mayendit County on August 9th by a UNMISS patrol. Increased fighting has been reported in the area since August 7th between the SPLA and a currently unidentified group. One NGO staff member was extracted from the area with gunshot wounds and treated at the UNMISS base.",Yes,"Official Report" 2154,2016,8,11,Yemen,Taiz,Salah,Al-Horaish,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",15.349327,44.179961,Unknown,Unknown,"On 11 August a Yemeni Red Crescent (YRCS) volunteer was shot dead by a sniper in Taiz city. He was on an official mission to do a field survey and was fully dressed in YRCS uniform (a red and white vest showing the Red Crescent). There was prior coordination with the Resistance Committees and acceptance to carry out this survey in the area under their control.",Yes,"Official Report" 2175,2016,8,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Jebel Saman","Al Ramosa",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.202105,37.13426,Unknown,Unknown,"A volunteer for an NGO died amid shelling on the neighborhood of Al Ramosa in Aleppo while performing his service to the community.",Yes,Media 2209,2016,8,11,"DR Congo",Equateur,Basankusu,Basankusu,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,1.217441,19.800838,Unknown,Unknown,"Two robbers shot and killed an INGO aid worker during a robbery and stole a significant amount of money which was reportedly part of the organization's payroll funds.",Yes,"Official Report" 2444,2016,8,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Atareb,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,36.202105,37.13426,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three national male staff members were killed in their homes as a result of an aerial bombardment campaign by the Syrian government and/or its allies on Aleppo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2156,2016,8,15,Yemen,Hajjah,,,0,7,0,0,0,0,1,6,0,7,0,0,0,0,1,6,0,7,1,0,6,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",16.118063,43.329466,"Foreign or coalition forces","Saudi-led Coalition (SLC)","An airstrike on an INGO supported hospital in Hajjah governorate in Yemen, killed one INGO staff member and injured 6 others. At least nine civilians were also killed in the attack and two others died while being transport to another hospital.",Yes,Media 2155,2016,8,16,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Masisi,"Misinga, Mweso-Kalembe Road",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-1.398883,28.815942,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two INGO vehicles were ambushed along the Mweso-Kalembe road in Misinga village, North Kivu on August 16th. The armed assailants shot and wounded an international INGO staff member. Three national INGO staff members were also abducted during the attack and then released later on in the day.",Yes,"Official Report" 2157,2016,8,17,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Yambio,Yambio,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,4.577569,28.398784,Unknown,Unknown,"A contractor for a UN agency was shot and killed in his home in Yambio on August 17th. No further information is currently available about the incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 2252,2016,8,19,Honduras,Olancho,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,14.806741,-85.766664,Unknown,Unknown,"One female Red Cross staff member was shot and killed in Olancho on her way home.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2167,2016,8,25,Afghanistan,Helmand,"Nad-e Ali",,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.664218,64.26615,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One staff member, a private company partner with a UN agency, was killed during airstrikes on a prison run by anti-government militants. The staff member was initially abducted by the militants and held hostage in the prison. Reportedly, Afghan Security forces and civilians were also killed in the attack. The partner was initially kidnapped on August 15th, 2016.",Yes,"Official Report" 2261,2016,8,25,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",2.046934,45.318162,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Two INGO aid workers jumped from the second floor of their hotel to get away from an Al-Shaabab attack on a restaurant that was in close proximity to the hotel. One of the aid workers hurt his shoulder in the escape and had to be admitted to the hospital and then was transferred after they were both evacuated to Nairobi.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2158,2016,9,1,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Yambio,"Yambio-Maridi Road, between Baambaru and Yambio",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.611246,28.466949,Unknown,Unknown,"Two people were shot and killed while travelling between Baambaru and Yambio town. One of the victims (male) was a driver for an INGO and the other (female) was part of a church group (not counted here). Reportedly, the perpetrators did not take anything from the victims.",Yes,"Official Report" 2162,2016,9,2,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.418592,32.510519,Unknown,Unknown,"A commercial vehicle contracted by an INGO to deliver supplies came under fire while on the Magwi-Torit road close to Torit town in Eastern Equatorial. The driver and a passenger (not currently counted in this incident) were shot and had to receive medical attention.",Yes,"Official Report" 2159,2016,9,5,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Masisi,"Misinga, Mweso-Kalembe Road",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.64399,29.185867,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three INGO vehicles were intercepted by gunmen at Misinga village along Kalembe road. Three INGO workers were abducted. They were released on Wednesday, September 7th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2160,2016,9,5,"DR Congo",Haut-Uele,Dungu,"Doruma, between Gangala and Masombo",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.724744,27.676277,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","Three INGO staff were shot at by suspected LRA rebels when traveling between Gangala and Masombo. The driver was shot in the shoulder and had to be admitted to a health center in Doruma and later medevac'd to Nyakonde.",Yes,"Official Report" 2161,2016,9,6,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Yambio,Yambio,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,4.577569,28.398784,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff member and his family were shot and killed by an armed perpetrator who had broken into their home in Yambio town.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2164,2016,9,19,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Jebel Saman","Orem Al Kubra",0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,36.150272,36.946046,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A member of the Syrian Red Crescent sub-branch was killed during an aerial attack. Around twenty civilians were also killed in the attack that took place in Urem al-Kubra, rural Aleppo. Out of the twenty people killed, a total of six were reportedly aid workers (currently verifying information). A humanitarian convoy that was unloading supplies at the Syrian Red Crescent's warehouse was impacted as well with all of the aid supplies reportedly damaged. According to some reports, 18 of 31 convoy trucks were hit in the bombing.",Yes,Media 2262,2016,9,19,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,"Al Mashhad",2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,36.1741983,37.14138732,Unknown,Unknown,"On April 09, 2016 two staff members of a UN implementing partner were critically injured and then died as a result of their injuries due to a shelling attack on their position in Al-Mashhadl.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2197,2016,9,20,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Gendrassa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Office/compound,9.889632,33.41217,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One male international staff member was wounded when aid recipients staged a demonstration to protest against delays in food distribution which resulted in the intrusion into an INGO compound. Five INGO staff were slightly wounded but only one required medical attention.",Yes,"Official Report" 2166,2016,9,21,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,"Khan Touman",0,5,0,0,0,0,4,1,0,5,0,0,0,0,4,1,0,5,1,0,4,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.1175,36.1175,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Four INGO staff members were killed and one critically injured at a medical triage point in Khan Touman, southern Aleppo, when the location was struck by a secondary airstrike. The center and two ambulances were completely destroyed in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2169,2016,9,21,"South Sudan",Warrap,"Gogrial West",Alek,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,8.532399,28.0991,Unknown,Unknown,"A local security guard for an INGO was stabbed to death in a dispute in Alek, Gogrial West. It is currently unknown whether the dispute was personal or whether it occurred in the line of duty.",Yes,"Official Report" 2207,2016,9,21,Somalia,Galguduud,Cabudwaaq,"Cabud Waaq",0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,1,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,46.226018,6.247407,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two national staff members and their driver were shot and killed while travelling from Balanbal to Cadub Waaq. Reportedly, they were specifically targeted by another clan due to a work dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 2196,2016,9,22,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,"Kinyandonyi-Rugarama Road",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.101655,29.212646,Unknown,Unknown,"Three INGO national staff members were abducted on the Kinyandonyi-Rugarama road in North Kivu when their vehicle was ambushed by unknown armed assailants.",Yes,"Official Report" 2445,2016,9,24,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Atareb,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",36.202105,37.13426,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national aid worker was killed in Aleppo while on the street (it is unknown whether he was walking or driving) by an aerial attack launched by the Syrian state. It is unknown whether he was performing humanitarian activities at the time.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2168,2016,9,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",36.202105,37.13426,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A national staff member of a local NGO was killed in an airstrike in Aleppo while walking home from work in the afternoon.",Yes,"Official Report" 2195,2016,9,26,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,4.862715,31.508446,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member of a UN agency was physically assaulted at his residence in the Gudele area by unknown persons. The motive for the attack is unknown. One of the attackers has been apprehended and handed over to the police. The staff member sustained some injuries and was treated at a clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2272,2016,9,29,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Fashoda,Kodok,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,9.894073,32.109307,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","One national INGO staff member was held by SPLA-IO forces for over 24 hours in Kodok, South Sudan. They were later released and had not been harmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2173,2016,10,1,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Home,34.419849,70.472943,"Host State","Afghan Armed Forces","A UN agency national staff member was killed at a family residence in a crossfire which occurred during a search operation by Afghan forces. Further details on the incident are not currently available.",Yes,"Official Report" 2217,2016,10,6,Kenya,"North Eastern",Mandera,Mandera,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,"Complex attack",Raid,Office/compound,3.935639,41.855116,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Two INGO aid workers were killed during an attack in Mandera, Kenya. Al-Shabaab was reportedly responsible for the attack even though no group officially claimed responsibility. The initial attack targeted a residential guest house early on Thursday morning. Four other civilians were also killed (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2226,2016,10,7,Somalia,Mudug,Gaalkacyo,Gaalkacyo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",6.769239,47.430611,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An INGO local contractor was hit by a stray bullet during clashes between armed forces in Gaalkacyo. He later died in the hospital as a result of his injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 2172,2016,10,8,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,7.780485,33.00291,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national staff member working for an INGO was reportedly killed in the evening hours. The incident is believed to be a result of a family dispute and not related to the staff member's work for the INGO.",Yes,"Official Report" 2171,2016,10,9,Yemen,Sana'a,Sana'a,Sana'a,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",15.369445,44.191007,"Foreign or coalition forces","Saudi-led Coalition (SLC)","One off-duty national staff member from the IFRC was among the dead as a result of an attack on a funeral hall by aerial bombardment. Reports say that the Houthi-led government blames the attack on the Saudi-led coalition, something that Saudi Arabia denies. One source from the ICRC stated in a media report that there was more than one airstrike made on the target. The Saudi-led coalition later claimed responsibility. ",Yes,Media 2176,2016,10,10,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Budi,Chukudum,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,4.231669,33.494397,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed men attacked an INGO in Chukudum in Budi county, Eastern Equatorial. One INGO national staff member was killed in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2934,2016,10,13,"Central African Republic",Nana-Gribizi,Kaga-Bandoro,Kaga-Bandoro,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",7,19.183333,"Non-state armed group: National",Ex-Seleka,"One ICRC staff member was reportedly killed during clashes between Ex-Seleka militia and MINUSCA forces in Kaga-Bandoro.",Pending,ACLED 2177,2016,10,14,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,"Torit-Katire Road, South of Torit",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.403983,32.57412,Unknown,Unknown,"Gunmen jumped in front of a moving INGO vehicle and shot a number of rounds that hit the front, rear, and passenger's side of the car. Although the driver was able to drive away from the scene, the passenger, a national staff member for an INGO, was fatally shot in the incident. They were driving on the Torit-Katire road, south of Torit town.",Yes,"Official Report" 2178,2016,10,15,Niger,Tahoua,Abalak,Abalak,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,15.464294,6.2854,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Qaeda (affiliated)","Islamic State-linked gunmen, suspected al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, stormed the house of an American NGO worker in Abalak and kidnapped him. It is reported that he is being transported to Mali. It is believed that this is the first incident where an American has been abducted in Niger, although another failed attempt was made in 1999 on U.S. embassy staff. Two guards were also killed in the attack. In a September 2019 interview the Nigerien President confirmed the kidnapped aid worker is still alive.",Yes,Media 2179,2016,10,16,"South Sudan","Northern Bahr el Ghazal","Aweil West",Aweil,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",8.767087,27.399837,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national male staff member was assaulted with metal objects by a group of three men in Aweil town. The assailants had targeted this particular staff member and had asked other civilians to point him out. While the attack does not appear to be the result of the victim being an aid worker, it was ethnically motivated. Other staff members came to his aid and he received medical attention at a clinic for injuries to his face, head, and back.",Yes,"Official Report" 2180,2016,10,17,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.846295,31.607173,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staff members for a local NGO were hurt during a scuffle with a perpetrator that tried to rob them of their valuables while they were travelling on a boda-boda between Hai Malakal and Munuki in the afternoon. Although their injuries were minor, they did require medical attention at a nearby clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2247,2016,10,25,Niger,Tillaberi,Niamey,Niamey,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",13.511596,2.125385,Unknown,Unknown,"A national INGO staff member was beaten by an iron bar and robbed of his money at Libert",Yes,"Focal Point" 2181,2016,11,2,Afghanistan,Kabul,Surobi,"Uzbin Valley",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,34.59028,69.761061,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staff members for a local NGO were reportedly abducted by gunmen in Uzbin Valley in Kabul province. It is unknown who the perpetrators were and whether they are part of an armed opposition group.",Yes,"Official Report" 2244,2016,11,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,4.859363,31.57125,Unknown,Unknown,"One contracted guard for an INGO was beaten and taken to hospital after an armed incursion on the office compound. The perpetrator was trying to break into the finance office. Some cellphones and cash were stolen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2182,2016,11,5,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Fasher",Tombasi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,13.716667,23.283333,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO security guard was abducted, along with two other people (not counted here), from their residence in the Tombasi area of El Fasher. There is no further information about the perpetrators or their motives.",Yes,"Official Report" 2183,2016,11,5,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Qala-e-Fatullah,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.549399,69.164563,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A female Australian aid worker for an INGO was abducted in the Qala-e-Fatullah area of Kabul. No group has currently claimed responsibility for the kidnapping. The INGO staff member was taken while she was with her driver and it is currently unclear what happened to him. Update: On Wednesday, 15th March 2017 it was reported that the international aid worker was released on March 14th, 2017.",Yes,Media 2210,2016,11,5,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",4.859363,31.57125,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN staff member was killed when a gunman opened fire at a club where patrons were watching a football game. Media reports state that the assailant may have been inebriated and initially turned away from the club because he could not pay the entry fee. Other civilians were also killed in the attack (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2184,2016,11,8,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Bossangoa,Bossangoa,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.91944,17.424316,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO male staff member was shot and killed by armed men while he was driving his motorcycle to work.",Yes,"Official Report" 2186,2016,11,13,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,,0,20,0,0,0,0,0,0,19,19,0,0,1,1,0,0,20,20,17,3,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",9.280151,29.780241,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","A total of 20 staff members from three separate INGOs were kidnapped and held by the SPLA-IO in Nhialdu, Rubkona, after clashes with government forces. They were made to walk to Jazeera where they were held. The INGO staff members were extracted by the UN on the 16th of November. One Guinean staff member was also reportedly beaten while he was held captive because he was believed to be a Kenyan national.",Yes,"Official Report" 2194,2016,11,14,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,34.802075,38.996815,Unknown,Unknown,"A Syrian Red Crescent volunteer from Iblib was killed on or around the 14th of December. He was hit by shrapnel from shelling in the area and was in the branch office at the time.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2190,2016,11,18,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",13.577589,44.017799,Unknown,Unknown,"More than twenty civilians were killed (not counted here), including one aid worker for an INGO, during the shelling of a local market in Taiz. The aid worker was off-duty at the time and was killed by the blast. The motive and perpetrators of this attack are unknown.",Yes,Media 2257,2016,11,19,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Home,36.202105,37.13426,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","During airstrikes over Aleppo by Syrian coalition forces, one national female aid worker was killed by shelling while she was at home. The building collapsed, trapping her and her child in the rubble. Both died as a result of the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2268,2016,11,21,"El Salvador",Sonsonate,Nahuizalco,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",13.778025,-89.740343,Unknown,Unknown,"The body of a male INGO volunteer was found in a field close to his residence. He died as a result of stab wounds inflicted by a machete.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2187,2016,11,23,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Shahrak,Barkhol,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,34.183333,64.616667,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Four UN contracted staff members were abducted from two vehicles when they were stopped and diverted in the Barkhol area of Shahrak District by anti-government elements (AGE). The drivers and the vehicles were released; the staff members are still missing.",Yes,"Official Report" 2188,2016,11,23,Afghanistan,Farah,Farah,Farah,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",32.446464,62.145413,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN contracted staff member was stabbed by two armed men in Farah hospital. No arrests have been made regarding this incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 2189,2016,11,27,Sudan,"West Darfur","Ag Geneina","Al Tadamon",3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.447898,22.464908,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A vehicle with three UN staff members, two international and one national staff, was stopped by unidentified gunmen in El-Geneina around Al Tadamon. The perpetrators forced the staff into their vehicle and abducted them. All the staff members were released after 23 days in captivity.",Yes,"Official Report" 2191,2016,12,2,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Yei,"Yei (near)",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,3.995395,30.547485,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","An ambulance that was driving on the Yei-Lasu road through Lunguru was tailed by an SPLA patrol, which resulted in both the SPLA and the ambulance being shot at by anti-government forces. Reports state that the SPLA soldiers were killed in the attack. The driver of the NGO ambulance was shot in the leg and one of the NGO staff members was kidnapped in the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2192,2016,12,2,Honduras,Olancho,Olancho,Juticalpa,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,14.657211,-86.210767,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff member sustained multiple gunshot wounds when armed assailants assaulted him and a companion at their home. His companion (not counted here) died on the scene and he is in critical condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 2258,2016,12,4,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Nyirol,Waat,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",8.201656,32.157575,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male national staff member was assaulted and beaten with sticks by his brother while at the market as a result of a personal dispute.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2214,2016,12,5,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",Madaya,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.690295,36.103666,"State: unknown","Not applicable","Two volunteers working for an NGO were killed in Madaya when their team was targeted by attack helicopters during the performance of their humanitarian service.",Yes,Media 2274,2016,12,6,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa",Mardan,Mardan,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Unknown,34.200114,72.050801,Unaffiliated,Spouse,"A female INGO aid worker was murdered by her husband as she was filing for divorce.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2193,2016,12,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba-Maridir Road",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.137942,30.914154,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Armed gunmen ambushed a local NGO vehicle on the Juba-Maridi road and hijacked their car, stole their belongings and shot one of the female national staff members who was later med-evac'd to a hospital in order to receive medical treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2264,2016,12,16,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",36.202105,37.13426,"Foreign or coalition forces",Unknown,"One volunteer for an NGO who was injured and taken away by an ambulance in a government-controlled area during the evacuation of east Aleppo in December has been held by either government or Syrian coalition forces. He was seen once during his capture on a Russian language YouTube video denouncing the organization. Reports indicate he was also tortured. He is still missing and his whereabouts are unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2201,2016,12,19,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Aliabad,"Hussain Khel",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.509015,68.903503,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One international staff member from the ICRC was abducted when their vehicle was intercepted by armed militants in Kunduz province. They were travelling from Mazar-e-Sharif to Kunduz when the incident occurred. Several national staff members were taken as well but since have been released. Update: The ICRC international staff member was released on 1/15 after nearly four weeks in captivity.",Yes,Media 2259,2016,12,19,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Kundoz,"Kah Furioshi",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,"Public location",36.728591,68.868066,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An IED placed in a wheelbarrow detonated in Kunduz city, Kah Furioshi area. One national staff member of an INGO was killed as a result of the explosion. He was caught in the explosion as he was walking by the area.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2202,2016,12,24,Mali,Gao,Gao,Gao,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Home,16.261765,-0.028839,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Qaeda (affiliated)","An INGO director was kidnapped from her home on December 24th, 2016 in Gao. She is a dual national of French and Swiss origin. On March 1st, 2018, a video released by Al-Qaeda affiliated group, Jama'a Nusrat ul-Islam wa al-Muslimin (JNIM), briefly shows the aid worker in a propaganda video. According to a close family member, the aid worker's health appears to have declined since the last image of her was released in 2017. In October 2020 she was released after a prisoner exchange between the government and Al-Qaeda affiliated.  ",Yes,Media 2222,2016,12,28,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Uvira,Songo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,-3.372884,29.144879,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was shot in front of his home by an unidentified assailant in the Songo quarter of Uvira town.",Yes,"Official Report" 2367,2017,1,4,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,Office/compound,2.046934,45.318162,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","At least one guard for a UN agency was severely wounded when a car bomb exploded in the organization's garage. The security guard is a Somali national. Al-Shabaab reportedly took responsibility for the attack. Three additional security guards were injured in the attack (not currently counted here because the information on the additional guards could not be verified).",Yes,"Official Report" 2218,2017,1,4,Mali,Gao,Gao,Gao,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",16.263981,-0.027987,Unknown,Unknown,"One security guard working for the ICRC was shot and killed during an altercation with two men on a motorcycle in Gao.",Yes,"Official Report" 2219,2017,1,4,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Al-Zabadani,"Wadi Baarada",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.625376,36.107544,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer aid worker was injured in a rapid succession double aerial bombing in Wadi Barada while assisting civilians. He died the following day.",Yes,Media 2221,2017,1,6,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,6.807249,29.678888,Unknown,Unknown,"Four armed men broke in an INGO compound and were spotted by the site security guards. One of the guards was injured by a shot fired by one of the assailants. The security guard was taken to the hospital and then medically evacuated to another facility for further treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2436,2017,1,7,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Public location",8.927721,29.788925,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national aid worker was taken into the bush and hacked to death during tribal violence. The attack was not the result of his employment as an aid worker.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2220,2017,1,8,"South Sudan",Unity,Koch,"Mayendit, Rubkuai",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,8.062476,29.88152,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member was shot and killed at night while visiting family members. The motive of the attack is suspected to be robbery.",Yes,"Official Report" 2224,2017,1,14,Mexico,Mexico,Mexico,Ixtapaluca,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,2,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",19.309054,-98.907978,Criminal,Unknown,"Two Mexican Red Cross paramedics were murdered by armed gunmen in Ixtapaluca while carrying out their humanitarian duties.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2223,2017,1,17,Nigeria,Borno,Kala-Balge,Rann,0,0,0,14,0,0,6,8,0,14,0,0,0,0,6,8,0,14,0,0,14,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",12.2701,14.4636,"Host State","Nigerian Armed Forces","Six aid workers from the Nigerian Red Cross and numerous civilians were killed following an airstrike on a refugee camp in Rann, Borno state. The aid workers were in Rann as part of a humanitarian relief operation that was bringing food to over 25,000 displaced people. A number of aid workers were also wounded in the attack and eight had to be airlifted out of the town for medical assistance.",Yes,Media 2230,2017,1,25,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Waberi",2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",2.03596,45.327206,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Two UN staff members were injured during a complex attack by Al-Shabaab on Hotel Dayah, which was popular with government officials and politicians. A car with explosives was first used to breach the gate of the hotel, followed by a raid on the hotel and then a secondary blast. Reportedly, 28 people died in the attack and 43 were wounded.",Yes,Media 2228,2017,1,28,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.2735,29.79322,Unknown,Unknown,"Four trucks contracted by an INGO were attacked by gunmen on their way to Mayom in the morning. The driver was killed and two others were wounded and required medical attention at a clinic in Bentiu. One driver was unaccounted for after he fled the area. Further details on his whereabouts were not available during follow-up with the reporting agency.",Yes,"Official Report" 2441,2017,2,6,"South Sudan",Jonglei,"Twic East","Kajo Keji, Ajira",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,6.876992,31.306979,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO contracted driver was kidnapped in the Ajira area in Kajo Keji. Approximately eight men approached the vehicle when it was stopped due to a flat tire. It was a private vehicle but clearly marked with the INGO's flag. Other staff members were in the vehicle as well during the attack but they were released in the Bori area with their valuables intact. The vehicle and the driver were still missing when this was reported and their whereabouts were not able to be confirmed upon verification a year later.",Yes,"Official Report" 2229,2017,2,6,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,34.802075,38.996815,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national volunteer succumbed to his injuries after being wounded in an air strike that reportedly targeted the organization's center.",Yes,Media 2227,2017,2,8,Afghanistan,Jowzjan,Sheberghan,Sheberghan,0,0,0,8,0,0,6,0,2,8,0,0,0,0,6,0,2,8,8,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.6672,65.7536,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","Six ICRC staff workers of Afghan nationality have been shot and killed by gunmen in the northern province of Jawzjan. Two more staff members were abducted. The attack on the convoy occurred south of Shibergan while the aid workers were transporting relief supplies to areas affected by the recent snowstorm. The abducted aid workers were released around the 5th of September, 2017.",Yes,Media 2232,2017,2,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Hamadaniya,0,0,4,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,4,1,0,3,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.179124,43.400012,Unknown,Unknown,"One Red Crescent staff member was killed and seven staff and volunteers were wounded - three of them critically, during a suspected mortar attack. Update: One Red Crescent volunteer who was wounded in the February 8th attack on a SARC distribution centre in Hamadaniya, Aleppo, died as a result of his injuries on February 11th.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2231,2017,2,9,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.41024,32.574038,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","A contractor for a UN agency was shot and killed by SPLA soldiers at a checkpoint in Torit. The circumstances that culminated in the shooting are unknown at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2238,2017,2,12,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Al-Makha,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,13.320302,43.247315,"Foreign or coalition forces","Saudi-led Coalition (SLC)","A staff member of an NGO was critically injured during an air strike on her home in Mokha, Yemen. Several of her family members (not counted here) were killed in the attack.",Yes,Media 2450,2017,2,19,Sudan,"North Kordofan",Sheikan,Diffra,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.862807,30.217636,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A contracted truck for a UN agency was driving between Diffra and Gola when an armed man attempted to block the road. The driver was able to speed up and avoid the ambush but the perpetrator shot off two rounds, hitting the passenger and killing him and wounding the driver in the thigh. The driver was taken to a UN medical center for treatment. The contracted team was on-duty at the time of the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2234,2017,2,23,Somalia,Hiraan,Beledweyne,Beledweyne,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",4.742941,45.200936,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Three national aid workers for an INGO were reportedly abducted by suspected Al-Shabaab gunmen at Hajub, near Beledweyne. They were providing humanitarian assistance to drought-affected beneficiaries at the time of the attack. They were all released within a week.",Yes,Media 2233,2017,2,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Homs,Homs,"Al Waer",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.733389,36.658386,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer died while performing humanitarian activities in Al-Waer, Homs. Reportedly, the team he was working with in the field was targeted by aerial artillery fire and he died while rescuing civilians in the area.",Yes,Media 2492,2017,3,11,Mali,Gao,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,1,0,2,1,0,1,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,16.263981,-0.027987,Unknown,Unknown,"One Malian Red Cross driver was killed and one international Red Cross delegate was shot and wounded on March 11th in Gao.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2459,2017,3,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Maaret Misreen",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.012602,36.671452,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A hospital in the area of Maarat Misreen, Idlib, Syria, that was supported by an INGO, was bombed by Syrian forces and/or their allies. Although the incident has been verified, the supporting agency could not provide the number of partner staff members wounded and the number of casualties. As a default in the Aid Worker Security Database, one causality is noted even though there were likely more as a result of this attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2460,2017,3,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,"Kafr Zita","Kafr Zita",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.250118,36.571396,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A hospital in the area of Mahardah, Hama, that was supported by an INGO, was bombed by Syrian forces and/or their allies. Although the incident has been verified, the supporting agency could not provide the number of partner staff members wounded and the number of casualties. As a default in the Aid Worker Security Database, one causality is noted even though the organization mentioned that there were likely more as a result of this attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2276,2017,3,13,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Mayendit,0,8,0,0,0,0,0,0,8,8,0,0,0,0,0,0,8,8,0,0,8,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",8.062476,29.88152,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Eight INGO national aid workers were kidnapped by armed rebels near Mayendit, South Sudan. Reports give different accounts of the incident. Most recent reports say that the aid workers were kidnapped in order to pressure the organization for aid deliveries to specific areas but in a statement, the organization said that this wasn't the case. The aid workers were released after two days.",Yes,Media 2235,2017,3,14,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Yirol East",Shambe,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,7.076948,30.739403,Unknown,Unknown,"One international staff member of a UN agency was wounded in Yirol East during a medical mission. Their car was ambushed along the Shambe-Karair road by unidentified men. There were two fatalities as a result of this incident and three others were wounded (not aid workers as defined by the AWSD). The injured staff member was MEDEVACed from Yirol West in order to receive medical attention for a gunshot wound.",Yes,"Official Report" 2481,2017,3,18,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",West,Tripoli,"Tripoli, Mitiga Airport",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,32.893513,13.275044,"Police or paramilitary","Airport security","Three international staff members working for an INGO were detained by Libyan airport security forces at Mitiga airport. They were taken to an off-site location and all faced significant verbal and physical assault. One of the aid workers was nearly raped. The group was questioned about their in-country presence and security-related information. Their personal property and items belonging to the INGO were stolen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2239,2017,3,20,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,Daraa,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Unknown,Road,32.636016,32.636016,Unknown,Unknown,"One senior staff member of an NGO was killed in Daraa when his car was hit by a missile.",Yes,Media 2237,2017,3,22,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,Baardheere,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",2.339047,42.288006,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A Red Cross national staff member was reportedly shot and killed not far from where he lived in Bardhere town by two suspected al-Shabaab militants. Although it appears that he was targeted, it is unclear whether he was targeted because of his work for an aid organization or because of a personal dispute.",Yes,Media 2482,2017,3,23,"Syrian Arab Republic",Al-Hasakah,Al-Malikeyyeh,Derik,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,37.176661,42.13559,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO national staff member was held by opposition forces in Syria for over 24 hours in Derik, Syria. He also received some minor injuries as a result of the incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2427,2017,3,24,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,Bria,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",6.876992,31.306979,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member was struck by a stray round in the marketplace. The staff member was not on-duty at the time and the incident was most likely not the result of him working for an international non-governmental organization.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2236,2017,3,25,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Magri,0,0,6,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,6,0,0,6,6,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.144193,31.818123,Unknown,Unknown,"Six aid workers (3 South Sudanese and 3 Kenyan nationals) were shot and killed in an ambush while they were traveling on the Juba-Pibor road at Magri (south of Mangalla) on March 25th. This includes the driver. The circumstances leading to the attack are currently under investigation and the perpetrators are unknown. The government and the SPLA-IO are blaming one another for the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2240,2017,3,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",Ar-Raqqah,Ath-Thawrah,al-Tabaqa,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.902611,38.523472,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A Red Crescent volunteer was killed, reportedly during an airstrike, while at a project site in the al-Tabaqa area of Raqqa.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2451,2017,3,29,Myanmar,Kachin,Hparew,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Public location",25.395724,97.399952,"Non-state armed group: National","Kachin Independence Army (KIA)","One UN contracted off-duty guard was abducted by a KIA battalion that forcibly tried to recruit him into their army. This occurred in the Hparew village which is 16 kilometers west of Mytikyina. UNDSS and the local KLA liaison officer were involved in securing his release, which occurred on April 1st, 2017.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2430,2017,3,30,Mexico,Michoacan,Zamora,Zamora,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Public location",41.503471,-5.746788,Criminal,Unknown,"The senior staff member of a local non-governmental organization was kidnapped from his hotel at 3 am and held in captivity for 30 hours before being released. The assailants extorted money (or tied to extort money) from the victim.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2278,2017,3,30,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",Zamalka,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.526488,36.352518,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national volunteer was killed during two consecutive airstrikes in Zamalka, Damascus.",Yes,Media 2270,2017,3,31,Pakistan,FATA,Orakzai,Saifal,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,33.5734,71.0099,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO vehicle drove over an IED in Saifal Darra in Orakzai Agency which exploded and wounded three aid workers. Although the wounds were not life threatening, two female staff members required medical attention. The aid workers were not the target of the attack, the IED had been intended for security forces in the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 2241,2017,4,3,Yemen,Ibb,Ibb,Ibb,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,2,0,5,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,13.972093,44.162534,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Five aid workers and two contracted drivers were detained in Ibb by rebel forces that raided the hotel that the aid workers were in. They were all released on April 3rd but it is unknown how long they were held.",Yes,Media 2266,2017,4,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Jisr-Ash-Shugur,Jisr-Ash-Shugur,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.608987,36.968994,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two male volunteers for an NGO were killed while responding during airstrikes in Jisr Al Shughur, Idleb.",Yes,Media 2271,2017,4,10,"South Sudan","Western Bahr el Ghazal",Wau,Wau,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",7.709188,27.983474,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national porters contracted by a UN agency were killed in the violence that spread through Wau, South Sudan, during the week of April 10th. One was found shot and two died from machete wounds. They were on their way to work when the incident occurred.",Yes,"Official Report" 2277,2017,4,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.802075,38.996815,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two national volunteers were wounded in two consecutive airstrikes on their location while they were providing humanitarian aid.",Yes,Media 2275,2017,4,13,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,Beni,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,0.499012,29.452754,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A national staff member from an INGO that was abducted on April 13th in the Grand Nord Beni Region, south of Lubero Territory, managed to escape. Having intended to target a person from a specific INGO, the perpetrators had accidentally abducted the wrong person.",Yes,"Official Report" 2287,2017,4,17,Haiti,West,Tabarre,"Gerald Bataille",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,18.564198,-72.250978,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","According to a media report, one national staff member from the Haitian Red Cross (HRC) was shot by armed perpetrators. A group of HRC members were in their vehicle, steps away from the chapter, when armed gunmen started shooting at them at point-blank range. The motive for the attack is unknown.",Yes,Media 2461,2017,4,18,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Mahardah,"Al Latamnah",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.322546,36.622538,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A hospital in the area of Al Latamnah, Hama, that was supported by an INGO, was bombed by Syrian forces and/or their allies. Although the incident has been verified, the supporting agency could not provide the number of partner staff members wounded and the number of casualties. As a default in the Aid Worker Security Database, one causality is noted even though the organization mentioned that there were likely more as a result of this attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2466,2017,4,18,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Uror,Payai,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7.9651,31.9574,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One national staff member working for an INGO was shot and killed by government troops in the course of an offensive on the community.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2452,2017,4,19,Uganda,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",1.373333,32.290275,Criminal,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was walking along the road when someone on the back of a motorbike grabbed her backpack and roughly pulled her along in an attempt to steal it. The victim sustained some injuries, predominantly to her leg and nose.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2483,2017,4,24,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,6.807249,29.678888,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national male INGO staff member was shot and killed in Rumbek county during an ethnically motivated incident. The aid worker was also robbed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2443,2017,4,25,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,6.876992,31.306979,"Police or paramilitary","Security Forces","One INGO male aid worker was seriously assaulted in detention by security services in Maban. He was released shortly thereafter.",Yes,"Official Report" 2425,2017,4,27,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,7.780485,33.00291,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Unknown,"One national staff member was killed during tribal clashes with a conflicting village.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2279,2017,4,27,"Central African Republic",Mbomou,Rafai,Selim,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,4.94187,23.65574,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)","The remains of an NGO aid worker were discovered in Selim. He had been abducted by gunmen with suspected associations to the LRA while travelling on a motorbike between Selim and Rafai.",Yes,"Official Report" 2281,2017,4,29,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,"Kafr Zita","Kafr Zita",0,1,8,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,0,0,0,0,9,0,0,9,8,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,35.374018,36.601294,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Eight volunteers from a local NGO and one staff member of an INGO were killed during a targeted airstrike against the NGO's center in Kafr Zita, Hama. It is reported that this attack was orchestrated by the Syrian regime or its allies. Bunker busting bombs were reportedly used, which broke through to the underground shelter and killed the team.",Yes,Media 2280,2017,4,30,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Al Janudeiah",0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.931027,36.641778,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) volunteer, a photographer, working with a field relief team was killed during an aerial attack while the team he was with carried out a humanitarian mission in Al Janudeiah village, Idlib's rural area.",Yes,Media 2462,2017,5,2,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,"Kafr Zita","Kafr Zita",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.250118,36.571396,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A hospital in the area of Mahardah, Hama, that was supported by an INGO, was bombed by Syrian forces and/or their allies. Although the incident has been verified, the supporting agency could not provide the number of partner staff members wounded and the number of casualties. As a default in the Aid Worker Security Database, one causality is noted even though the organization mentioned that there were likely more as a result of this attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2476,2017,5,2,Afghanistan,Uruzgan,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,31.391389,64.299722,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"A truck contracted by a UN agency partner was transporting commodities and was stopped by armed Anti Government Elements in Khalaj. The driver was held hostage for several days and released on May 12th.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2282,2017,5,2,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Wulu,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,9.88942,32.718138,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO driver was shot by armed men when a UN-contracted NGO aid convoy delivering humanitarian supplies was attacked in Wulu, Rumbek. He was treated at the hospital. Another UN staff member was slightly injured in the attack (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2288,2017,5,5,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Mwenga,"Mwenga-Tubimbi Road",0,3,4,0,0,0,0,1,5,6,0,0,1,1,0,1,6,7,1,0,6,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-3.037069,28.315887,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Over 30 INGO and NGO staff members were abducted when militiamen ambushed and fired at a convoy of four INGO and NGO vehicles on the Mwenga-Tubimbi road. Most of the abductees were rescued during a rescue operation but six staff members (including one international) were still being held by the militia. One of the drivers was seriously wounded in the attack and taken to the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2495,2017,5,8,Iraq,Ninewa,Al-Mosul,Mosul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.356648,43.164,Unknown,Unknown,"In Mosul, one national staff member was shot in the leg by a stray round.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2289,2017,5,14,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.42539,32.614117,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed men ambushed two contracted trucks that were returning from Kapoeta to Torit at Idolu. One the contracted truck drivers was killed and the other managed to escape.",Yes,"Official Report" 2491,2017,5,16,Afghanistan,Konar,"Chapa Dara",Gosalak,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,34.920175,70.764424,Unknown,Unknown,"One national volunteer for the Red Crescent was killed due to fighting in Gosalak village in Kunar province. The circumstances of his death remain unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2290,2017,5,20,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,2,2,0,1,3,1,2,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Office/compound,34.555349,69.207486,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One German international aid worker was killed in an INGO guest house after armed attackers ambushed the building. A Finnish aid worker was also kidnapped by the group. In addition, the attackers beheaded a guard at the compound. Details surrounding the incident and the attackers are currently unavailable. On September 14th, the Finnish government confirmed that the aid worker was released after being held captive for 118 days. In a statement, the foreign minister said that they did not pay a ransom for the release of the aid worker.",Yes,Media 2484,2017,5,31,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",34.555349,69.207486,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A VBIED exploded in the diplomatic quarter, close to Kabul's Zanbaq square. One INGO national staff member was slightly injured in the attack by shrapnel.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2423,2017,6,1,"Sierra Leone","Neya Cheifdom",Krubula,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Unknown,8.460555,-11.779889,Unaffiliated,Youths,"This was an unprovoked assault resulting from a spillover of violence from an earlier incident on a motorbike rider who was assigned to an INGO local staff member. The community youth had earlier accused the motorbike rider of assaulting an adolescent who threw an object at the motorbike. They tried to attack the motorbike rider, but he received protection in a police station. The youths decided to attack the INGO local staff member instead.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2299,2017,6,6,Kenya,Garissa,,"Close to Dadaab refugee camo",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,0.086126,40.318966,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One Kenyan aid worker was killed when their vehicle hit a landmine not far from Dadaab refugee camp in eastern Garissa. It is reported that the mine was likely planted by Al-Shabaab.",Yes,Media 2295,2017,6,7,"Central African Republic",Bamingui-Bangoran,Ndele,Ndele-Ngolongosso,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Public location",8.465411,20.577393,Unknown,Unknown,"On June 14th, one NGO national staff member was injured during a robbery in Bamingui-Bangoran Prefecture a short distance from Nd",Yes,"Official Report" 2296,2017,6,7,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Lainya,"Yei-Lainya Road",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.219651,30.964966,Unknown,Unknown,"One national aid worker was injured and taken to the hospital when his vehicle was shot at by armed men, 9 miles/15 kilometres from Lainya in Central Equatorial. He was shot when he decided not to stop his car for the two men. The aid worker was taken to Juba for medical treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2298,2017,6,7,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,"Lubero, between Kirumba and Beni",0,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,0.500805,29.43512,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One aid worker from the ICRC and one from the national Red Cross were kidnapped on June 7th, between Kirumba and Beni in North Kivu province. The organization did not mention who was responsible for the kidnapping, however, a number of militias are active in that region. Both aid workers were released on June 15th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2477,2017,6,15,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Andar,,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",33.316667,68.45,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One UN agency and one NGO staff member that were working together on a monitoring mission were abducted by the local Taliban group. They were taken and held in Andar district in Ghazni province. They were interviewed by the provincial council and then one of the staff members was brought back to Waghaz and released on June 17th. The other had escaped earlier that day.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2300,2017,6,17,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Damascus,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,33.513807,36.276528,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A humanitarian convoy composed of multiple agencies was fired upon by a non-state armed group close to a military checkpoint on its way back to Damascus city. As a direct result of this incident, one of the drivers lost control of his vehicle and hit another truck. The driver was injured and evacuated to a hospital in order to receive treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2480,2017,6,18,Nigeria,Borno,Ngala,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,12.342068,14.185827,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Boko Haram","One NGO truck carrying food commodities was heading to Gamboru when the vehicle broke down. The driver left to arrange alternative means of transportation, leaving his assistant driver in the truck. Boko Haram insurgents came and looted the provisions and set the vehicle on fire. The assistance driver was abducted and found the following day.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2297,2017,6,18,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,,,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,,,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member of the Syrian Red Crescent was injured in an attack on a humanitarian convoy near the Syrian capital of Damascus. The convoy was targeted when it approached the city and the staff member was shot and seriously wounded. The truck was part of a multi-agency convoy tasked with the mission to deliver food, medicine and supplies to 11,000 people in the town of East Harasta.",Yes,Media 2465,2017,6,19,Mali,Koulikoro,Kati,Yirimandio,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Public location",12.616598,-7.902098,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al-Qaeda (affiliated)","One aid worker was killed during a complex terrorist attack on a popular tourist retreat in Yirimandio. Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb later claimed responsibility for the attack. Gunmen killed five people in the attack. Four of the assailants were killed as well and four others were arrested. According to reports, thirty-two guests were rescued.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2432,2017,6,25,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Idlib,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,"Public location",35.931027,36.641778,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male aid worker was wounded in a VBIED attack that occurred in a public location in Idlib, Syria. He was not the intended target of the attack but was wounded as a result.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2301,2017,6,26,"Central African Republic",Mbomou,Bangassou,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Office/compound,4.73357,22.827648,"Non-state armed group: National",Anti-Balaka,"One male Red Cross volunteer was killed in Bangassou by an armed group while he was in the organization's compound in an area that is a base for an anti-Balaka affiliated group. There is no further information about this attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2328,2017,6,28,"South Sudan",Unity,Pariang,"Pariang, Ajuong Thok",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,10.147149,30.157471,Unaffiliated,Youths,"A number of aid workers required medical attention after their office compound was forcefully entered by local youth who physically assaulted both international and national staff. They were reportedly angered by the lack of employment opportunities available to the local community. Exactly how many staff members required medical attention and whether they were national or international staff is currently unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 2313,2017,7,1,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",Zamalka,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",33.526488,36.352518,"Host state","Syrian Armed Forces","A volunteer was reportedly killed by a government-aligned sniper while providing humanitarian services in Zamalka, Eastern Ghouta.",Yes,Media 2485,2017,7,4,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Surkh Rod",,0,0,2,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,"Project site",34.171831,70.621679,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"A number of staff members from an assessment team (and a local partner to an INGO) were parked outside of a school in the Surkroad district of Nangarhar province. An AOG fired at them, killing one of the national staff members and seriously injuring another. According to a report, there was a change of command within the AOG, which could have contributed to the attack occurring.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2468,2017,7,6,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,30.17984,66.974973,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN national staff member, on leave from work at the time, was shot dead at his home in Quetta by a 9mm handgun. A security guard watching the premises was also killed. Both were shot multiple times.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2303,2017,7,9,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,Pibor,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,6.217554,33.438353,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO security guard was assaulted when a group of men forcibly entered an INGO compound. The guard was treated at the hospital and discharged.",Yes,"Official Report" 2368,2017,7,11,"South Sudan",Unity,Panyijiar,"Mathiang, Pagak",3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",7.471389,30.415,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","Three contractors for a UN agency were detained by Sudan People's Liberation Movement-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO) upon their arrival in Pagak after fleeing heavy fighting in Mathiang on July 6th. According to some reports, they are still being held by the group.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2453,2017,7,14,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,"Pibor Post",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,6.800169,33.126717,Unknown,Unknown,"On July 14th, six to ten armed men broke into an INGO's compound, injuring two staff members and threatening others. According to a report, the organization partially withdrew its team after the violent attack while they were re-evaluating the security situation. How the injured staff received their injuries is not known at this time. Although they are listed as being national staff in the AWSD, that could not be verified. Computers, phones and other office equipment were stolen.",Yes,"Official Report" 2467,2017,7,14,Afghanistan,Ghazni,,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Public location",34.473946,67.349694,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One UN driver was abducted north of Dahwali, Afghanistan, in AGE controlled territory. He was released three days later on July 16th after the intervention of local elders.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2371,2017,7,15,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Yambio,Yambio,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,4.577569,28.398784,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO national staff member was shot and killed by unknown armed perpetrators. There is no further information about this incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 2304,2017,7,16,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,"Bria, Bentiu",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.539036,21.991001,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member of an NGO was shot dead in Bria while transporting a sick person to the local hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2307,2017,7,16,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Baydhaba,0,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,5,2,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.99087,43.860168,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Seven humanitarian workers kidnapped by al-Shabaab on July 16th near Baidoa, southwest of the capital Mogadishu, were released after being held for 8 days. According to early local media reports, a ransom was paid although the type (monetary, resource or other) cannot be currently verified.",Pending,Media 2306,2017,7,18,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,Bria,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,6.539036,21.991001,"Non-state armed group: National","Popular Front for the Central African Renaissance","One national staff member of an INGO was killed by fighters from the Popular Front for the Central African Renaissance which is an ex-Seleka faction. There are no other details about this incident at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2305,2017,7,20,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,Unknown,33.572772,36.409376,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national NGO volunteer was killed during an aerial bombing in Duma, Damascus. There are no other details about the incident at this time.",Yes,Media 2473,2017,7,27,Iraq,Al-Anbar,Al-Fallujah,"Amiriyat Fallujah",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Complex attack",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.164486,43.864934,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","During a complex attack in Amiriyat la-Fallujah by ISIS fighters, a BBIED denoted inside a police station. A UN agency contracted truck driver, who was parked in front of the organization's warehouse, which is in the vicinity of the police station, was shot in the leg when police started firing.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2458,2017,7,30,Yemen,Amran,"Bani Surim",Khamir,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",16.10524,43.971691,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO contracted guard was stabbed when he didn't let visitors enter the hospital outside of visiting hours. They were armed with Jambias.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2308,2017,8,3,"Central African Republic",Mbomou,Bangassou,Gambo,0,0,0,10,0,0,10,0,0,10,0,0,0,0,10,0,0,10,0,0,10,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",5.033333,23.25,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Ten Red Cross volunteers were killed in Gambo, Central African Republic. According to a Red Cross media statement, the volunteers were participating in a crisis meeting at a medical center when they were attacked.",Yes,Media 2310,2017,8,12,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Sarmeen,0,0,7,0,0,0,7,0,0,7,0,0,0,0,7,0,0,7,0,0,7,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,35.9033,36.733459,Unknown,Unknown,"Seven volunteers working with an NGO were assassinated at their compound at night in Sarmeen, Idlib, while they were sleeping. They died from gunshot wounds to the head and some media reports state that the perpetrators used silencers on their firearms. The bodies of the aid workers were found when the next team arrived at the compound for the morning shift.",Yes,Media 2311,2017,8,14,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Chaghcharan,"Chaghcharan (near)",0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,3,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,34.52151,65.246344,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three national aid workers for an INGO were gunned down and killed in Ghor province, somewhere near the capital city of Chaghcharan. Two others (not currently counted in the AWSD because the information could not be verified) were reportedly wounded in the event. Although the motive and perpetrators of this incident are also unknown, the area reportedly has an active Taliban and ISIS presence.",Yes,Media 2464,2017,8,15,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,34.171831,70.621679,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national staff member of an INGO was shot and killed during a personal dispute in Nanghar.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2429,2017,8,16,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Bambari,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,5.764345,20.670528,Criminal,Unknown,"An assailant attempted to murder a guard on the organization's compound in Bambari. He was stabbed in the back four times by one assailant. He was taken to the hospital and although he was seriously injured, he survived the attack. Although the motive for the attack is difficult to ascertain, it should be mentioned that the compound was later robbed by four individuals.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2493,2017,8,17,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,"Al Mabien",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,7.885906,32.691324,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO aid worker was assaulted in al-Mabien, South Sudan. Further details are not available.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2494,2017,8,17,Nigeria,Yobe,Damaturu,Damaturu,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",11.746996,11.966192,"Staff member","Not applicable","Two staff members got into a confrontation with one another after one arrived late to the distribution point. The argument escalated to physical violence and both had to be treated at a clinic for their injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2374,2017,8,21,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek East","Cueir Cok",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,6.777367,29.71322,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One NGO staff member was killed at home in Cuei Cok in Rumbek East. This incident is not considered to be due to his work as an aid worker but to inter-communal fighting in the town.",Yes,"Official Report" 2375,2017,8,22,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,"Public location",4.41024,32.574038,Unknown,Unknown,"The South Sudan National Police Service (SSNPS) discovered the body of an NGO driver when they responded to the sounds of gunfire in Torit, near the UNMISS base. It is unknown whether the incident is related and a police investigation was underway during the time that this incident was reported. The NGO driver had been shot.",Yes,"Official Report" 2469,2017,8,22,Mali,Tombouctou,Tombouctou,Tombouctou,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,16.766589,-3.002561,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN vehicle en route from the airport to the city center was targeted by small arms fire from another vehicle. One international staff member was wounded in the arm and the chest. The driver was injured in the chest. Both were transferred to the hospital with serious injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2318,2017,8,24,Mali,Mopti,Mopti,Mopti,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,14.487428,-4.197463,Unknown,Unknown,"One male INGO staffer was killed in his hotel room in the Mopti region of central Mali. His personal items were missing from the hotel room where he was found. The perpetrators of the attack are currently unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 2317,2017,8,27,Pakistan,Sindh,"Korangi Creek",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Office/compound,24.814844,67.111745,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Two armed attackers forcefully entered the office of a national NGO and killed its founder. The two suspects escaped after the attack. The police believe that the killing may have been as a result of a personal dispute and not to do with the man's status as an aid worker.",Yes,"Official Report" 2428,2017,8,29,Afghanistan,Paktia,,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,32.264539,68.524715,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Four national male staff members were kidnapped by the Taliban in Pakitika and released over the course of several weeks. An additional staff member from the same organization was also abducted with the group but released less than 24 hours (and therefore not counted here).",Yes,"Focal Point" 2454,2017,9,1,"South Sudan","Western Bahr el Ghazal",Wau,"Deraja Wau",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",7.709188,27.983474,Unknown,Unknown,"One female UN national staff member walking to the office in Deraja Wau town in the morning and was attacked by two men. She was grabbed by the neck and forced to the ground in an effort to control her while they attempted to steal her bag. The woman was unable to call for help because she was being choked as she the man held her down. A passerby saw the incident and intervened. The female staff member sustained injuries during the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2314,2017,9,4,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,Bria,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",6.539036,21.991001,"Non-state armed group: National",Ex-Seleka,"One INGO staff member is in critical condition after being stabbed by a person reportedly affiliated with the ex-Seleka faction, the Popular Front for the Central African Renaissance. The incident took place in front of a hospital in Bria and the motive for the attack is unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 2319,2017,9,7,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Bogidi,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Raid,"Project site",7.311512,18.31172,"Non-state armed group: National",Ex-Seleka,"One INGO aid worker was killed in Bogidi when gunmen with possible associations to the ex-Seleka faction raided the organization's distribution site. The victim and two other INGO aid workers were told to follow the perpetrators to the authorities. Sometime during the transfer, they singled out the temporary worker (hired for the day) and drove away with him. He was later killed for reasons that remain unclear. The two other staff members in the car were released.",Yes,"Official Report" 2320,2017,9,7,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Yambio,Yambio,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,"Public location",4.577569,28.398784,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO worker was found dead in Western Equatorial on September 7th after being reported missing since the weekend. His body was retrieved from the Uze River outside of Yambio Town. There are no further details available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2315,2017,9,8,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri West",Kotobi,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.244754,30.199338,Unknown,Unknown,"One national ICRC staff member was killed when a convoy of nine trucks and a four-wheel-drive vehicle was shot at by unknown assailants in Kotobi. The convoy was returning from a relief operation.",Yes,"Official Report" 2321,2017,9,9,"South Sudan",,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",9.88942,32.718138,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","In an act of revenge, an SPLA soldier escaped from detention and opened fire at a housing complex for SPLA officers, killing one soldier and one INGO national staff member. He had been incarcerated by his commanding officer since September 8th (reasons unknown). The soldier fled after the shooting and has not been apprehended. .",Yes,"Official Report" 2316,2017,9,11,Afghanistan,Balkh,"Mazar-e Sharif","Mazar-e Sharif",0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",36.692617,67.117951,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One international staff member of the ICRC working in Mazar-i-Sharif, was shot and killed at the organization's rehabilitation center where she treated disabled men, women, and children. She was taken to a NATO medical facility where she succumbed to her wounds. According to early reports, the shooter was someone that she treated.",Yes,Media 2455,2017,9,13,Nigeria,Borno,Monguno,Monguno,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,4,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Office/compound,12.672917,13.616014,"Host State","Nigerian Armed Forces","Four members of a UN agency were seriously assaulted by soldiers that had entered their residential compound in Monguno. The soldiers were making their rounds to enforce curfew when the attack occurred, reportedly because the soldiers found that some contracted staff were in violation of the regulations. They forced the staff inside and proceeded to make their way through the house, waking other staff up and assaulting or threatening them. Three contracted drivers and one staff member were physically hurt in the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2474,2017,9,13,Nigeria,Borno,Mafa,"Dikwa-Maiduguri Road",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,11.934773,13.623968,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Boko Haram","A contracted truck driver transporting UN commodities was shot by suspected Bobo-Haram fighters along the Dikwa-Maiduguri road. Despite the injury, he managed to drive to Dikwa.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2470,2017,9,15,Nigeria,Ondo,Owo,"Between Akure and Ibadan",2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,7.265136,5.460296,Unknown,Unknown,"On September 15th, one UN national staff member and a driver were ambushed by armed robbers between Akure and Ibadan, resulting in the death of the driver and the kidnapping of the female staff member. She was released on September 18th, 2017.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2372,2017,9,16,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri East",Jambo,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,5.06697,30.733558,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An NGO national staff member was abducted by armed men in Jambo, Mundri East County. He has not been released and the reason for his abduction is unknown. This follows earlier violence in the county that prompted the relocation of other staff.",Yes,"Official Report" 2463,2017,9,19,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan",Alteh,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.647987,36.679543,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One female national INGO staff member was killed during an aerial bombing on a hospital in Maarat Annuman district in Idlib, Syria. Syrian forces and/or their allies were the perpetrators of the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2478,2017,9,20,Afghanistan,Ghazni,Andar,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.316667,68.45,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Anti-government elements diverted one out of three UN agency contracted trucks that were heading to Barmal district to an unknown location, off-loaded the items from the truck and reportedly sold them at the market. They kidnapped the truck driver but released him on September 29th.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2456,2017,9,22,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",9.231487,29.800503,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN male staff member was assaulted by armed men and had his personal items (laptop and money) stolen in Bentiu POC camp. He was taken to an INGO medical clinic for treatment.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2373,2017,9,23,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri East",Lui,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,5.343688,30.450165,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staff members were assaulted during a robbery on an NGO compound in Lui, Mundri East County, and required medical attention. Valuables were stolen during the compound robbery.",Yes,"Official Report" 2431,2017,9,28,"South Sudan",Unity,Leer,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,8.296968,30.153157,Unaffiliated,Youths,"A male national staff member was shot during a fight between from conflicting Padeah and Kur villages, which started at the airstrip while an ICRC distribution was taking place. It is not know if he was shot at the distribution site or somewhere else.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2433,2017,10,1,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Taiz,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.577589,44.017799,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A Non-State Armed Actor abducted one male national INGO staff member in Taiz, Yemen. He was released nine days after negotiations on October 9th.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2322,2017,10,7,Sudan,"North Darfur","Al Fasher","Al Fasher",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,13.61975,25.354871,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One female international aid worker was abducted from her home in El-Fasher in North Darfur by armed gunmen. Some reports say that a ransom was demanded for her release, although those reports currently cannot be corroborated. Neither can reports that allege that she was abducted by pro-government factions in protest to not having received their salaries. Some reports also state that she was working for a Swiss INGO which provides aid to children. United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Sudan, Ms. Marta Ruedas, made a statement in regards to this incident calling for the release of the aid worker. Update: She was released on November, 15th, 2018. Reportedly, no ransom was paid by the host government or home government. Two members of the kidnapping team were arrested. It is possible that she ran her own charity although this has not been verified at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2324,2017,10,8,Pakistan,"Federal Capital Territory",Islamabad,Islamabad,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",33.729388,73.093146,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was sitting in a park with some friends when he was attacked by three perpetrators in Islamabad that ran away after the attack. The staff member suffered multiple fractures on his left arm and required medical attention for his injuries. The reason for the attack is unknown and the attack is under investigation.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2457,2017,10,12,Mauritius,"Port Louis","Port Louis","Rue Desroches",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-20.166274,57.502302,Unknown,Unknown,"A man on a motorbike grabbed the handbag of a female UN national staff member after she had left the office for the day. Having held onto the strap, she fell to the ground and was dragged behind the motorcyclist as he tried to steal it. The perpetrator let go of the bag when passers-by shouted at him. The staff member did not have any broken bones but went to the hospital to seek treatment for her cuts and bruises.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2326,2017,10,12,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,4.864586,31.558421,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed men raided the home of a UN aid worker in Gudele, Juba. The aid worker was shot and killed during the robbery along with his brother (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2323,2017,10,14,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,13,0,5,0,5,13,0,18,0,0,0,0,5,13,0,18,0,0,18,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,"Public location",2.046934,45.318162,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Five aid workers from that Somali Red Crescent died after a massive truck bomb exploded in Mogadishu, followed by another, smaller, bomb. An additional thirteen aid workers (3 volunteers, 7 staff members, and 3 security guards) were wounded in the attack. Over 300 hundred people are reported to have been killed with scores more still missing. Although no credit has been taken for the attack, Al-Shabaab is widely reported as being the only group with the means to execute such an attack. This was the largest terrorist attack that Somalia has experienced in its history.",Yes,Media 2426,2017,10,16,Chad,Bagasola,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,13.533333,14.316667,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member was killed in a botched home invasion/robbery in Bagasola.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2325,2017,10,16,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.821201,31.542647,Unknown,Unknown,"On 16 October in Juba, an INGO vehicle carrying refugees from Juba to Gorom was fired upon by armed men on Yei Road not far from a SPLA checkpoint. The driver was shot in the arm and one of the refugees suffered a gunshot wound to the leg. Cash and other personal items were stolen by the perpetrators.",Yes,"Official Report" 2486,2017,10,17,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,34.555349,69.207486,"Host State",Unknown,"One national female aid worker for an INGO was injured by shrapnel after the area was targeted by aerial bombing.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2376,2017,10,20,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Bor,Bor,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,6.213266,31.565542,Unknown,Unknown,"There was an armed robbery of an INGO compound on October 20th, 2017 in Bor town. A group of men robbed the compound and assaulted two INGO staff members that required medical treatment after being badly beaten.",Yes,"Official Report" 2435,2017,10,22,Mali,,,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,17.570692,-3.996166,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national INGO staff members were kidnapped while they were traveling in a vehicle. No further information is available about this incident from the reporting agency,",Yes,"Focal Point" 2216,2017,10,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,"Project site",36.202105,36.202105,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed during an airstrike while performing his humanitarian duties in Aleppo.",Yes,Media 2437,2017,10,23,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor",0,0,0,0,2,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.329652,40.135034,Unknown,Unknown,"A Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer was killed in the line of duty in Deir Ezzour on 23 October while the volunteer was giving First Aid support and was in the vicinity of mortar fire. Initial reports suggest it was a wrong place wrong time incident. At the same time, another volunteer was wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2471,2017,10,28,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,4,0,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,4,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,2.046934,45.318162,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Two UN contracted guards and one contracted driver were killed in the suicide car bombing attack on the Naasa-Hablood Hotel in Mogadishu. A UN agency staff member who as also in the car survived but was also seriously wounded. He managed to jump out of the vehicle before the explosion. The national staff member received care in the local hospital and then was MEDEVAC to Nairobi for specialized medical attention. At least twenty-three people died in the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2479,2017,10,28,Afghanistan,Herat,"Shindand ",Shindand,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.307049,62.136421,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One UN agency contracted commercial truck carrying relief items was stopped and diverted by AGE in Shindad district of Herat province. Reportedly the truck driver and the truck was taken to the AGEs stronghold but the driver and the truck were later released on November 18th.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2327,2017,11,4,"Central African Republic",Nana-Grebizi,Mbres,,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.996436,19.191914,Unknown,Unknown,"One male ICRC aid worker was shot and killed when the convoy he was driving in was attacked by armed assailants while they were on their way to deliver humanitarian aid. According to an official statement, the attack appears to have been a robbery attempt, which occurred east of Kaga Bandoro. The vehicle had been clearly marked with the ICRC emblem.",Yes,"Official Report" 2487,2017,11,5,"South Sudan",Unity,Pariang,"Pariang, Ajuong Thok",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",10.016921,29.974053,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO aid worker in Ajoung Thok was assaulted by a robber armed with a machete just outside the organization's compound. His personal items were stolen from him during the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2329,2017,11,7,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,4.41024,32.574038,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN national staff member was killed in Torit, Eastern Equatorial when armed men shot him while attempting to gain entry into his home. Robbery is the suspected motive.",Yes,"Official Report" 2331,2017,11,11,"Central African Republic",Nana-Grebizi,Kaga-Bandoro,Nana-Outta,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,6.918673,19.186249,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN agency mechanic that was traveling as part of a humanitarian convoy was physically assaulted and robbed. The convoy was on its way to Kaga Bandoro from Nana-Outta village when the attack occurred. The mechanic was later treated for his injuries at Kaga Bandoro hospital. The convoy was escorted to its destination by a patrol without further incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 2330,2017,11,13,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Chalamini,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",4.41024,32.574038,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member, a driver for an INGO, was shot while eating supper with his colleagues. According to media reports, armed assailants opened fire on the center where they were eating, wounding the driver. On their way to the health clinic, they were ambushed by armed men. The wounded man's colleagues ran into the bush and found their colleague dead the next morning. The details of the report are still preliminary and likely to change.",Yes,"Official Report" 2335,2017,11,13,Nigeria,Delta,Burutu,Enekorogha,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,3,4,1,0,3,4,2,2,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,"Public location",5.177861,5.708404,Criminal,Unknown,"Three aid workers working for a medical organization were released after being kidnapped in Enekorogha on October 13th, 2017. However, one aid worker, also kidnapped at the same time, was killed by the criminal gang that is reportedly responsible for their abduction. According to one reporter, this was the first time the criminal group resorted to kidnapping and killing of a foreigner. The report also states that a ransom was demanded for the release of the workers. All the aid workers were from the United Kingdom.",Yes,Media 2332,2017,11,14,"Central African Republic",Haut-Mbomou,Obo,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",5.39565,26.491673,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"On 14 November, South Sudanese refugees attempted to loot an INGO warehouse. During food distribution, one NGO worker was assaulted by the refugees and suffered injuries that need to be treated at Obo Hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2490,2017,11,17,Iraq,Erbil,Erbil,Erbil,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack","Public location",36.206293,44.00887,Unknown,Unknown,"A female international staff member was jogging in the park in Erbil, Iraq. She followed by a man who physically restrained her and sexually assaulted her. The assailant ran away when the female staff member started shouting.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2333,2017,11,18,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Yirol West",Yirol,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,6.56098,30.502,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A male guard working for an NGO was shot and killed in Yirol, Lakes. According to reports, the incident was the result of a personal dispute.",Yes,"Official Report" 2337,2017,11,18,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,Ghouta,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.537147,36.385345,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three male NGO workers were killed during heavy aerial bombing in Syria's Eastern Ghouta region on November 18th, 2017. The aid workers were killed while they were helping civilians that had been injured in an earlier airstrike. Other team members were also injured in the attack but the numbers and severity of their injuries have not been reported at this time.",Yes,Media 2472,2017,11,22,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Taiz,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,-0.453229,39.646099,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","A truck contracted by a UN agency partner in Garissa county ran over an IED planted in the road. All three contracted employees sustained major injuries as a result of the attack. Although no group claimed responsibility for the attack, the area is prone to extremist activities by Al-Shabaab. The workers were delivering food commodities at the time.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2488,2017,11,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,Daraa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Unknown,32.844941,36.225112,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO national staff member was abducted and held for ransom in Izra, Syria. Assailants physically assaulted the aid worker badly in captivity. The crime was economically motivated (and potentially premeditated due to certain circumstances that would make the aid worker a valuable target). Released after three days, the staff member required medical treatment for their wounds.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2336,2017,11,23,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Idlib,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",35.931027,36.641778,Unknown,Unknown,"One male NGO aid worker was shot and killed on the way to work in the Idlib city by an unknown assailant.",Yes,Media 2489,2017,11,25,Mali,Gao,Menaka,Menaka,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,15.919256,2.39243,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was brutally assaulted at the organization's compound in Menaka, Mali. Items were stolen after the attack. The staff member had to be medically evacuated for treatment and then travel outside of the country for additional medical support.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2334,2017,11,28,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Duk,"Duk Payuel",0,0,6,0,0,0,6,0,0,6,0,0,0,0,6,0,0,6,0,0,6,Unknown,Raid,"Public location",7.477959,31.519872,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Six NGO workers were killed in a raid on Duk Payuel village. Reportedly, around 44 people were killed and dozens wounded when assailants launched a coordinated attack the village. Houses and huts were destroyed in the attack and around 50 women and children were abducted. An NGO warehouse was looted and around 1,000 cattle were stolen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2338,2017,12,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Terekeka,Kowari,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Public location",5.652673,31.05127,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A demining team contracted by an INGO was attacked by 15 armed men while the team was camped in Kowari Village between Rokon and Tindalo. Three vehicles and personal property were stolen. The vehicles were later recovered after being abandoned not far from the site. Two of the staff members sustained fractures and bruises.",Yes,"Official Report" 2475,2017,12,8,"South Sudan",Warrap,"Tonj North","Warab, Madou",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.088624,28.641064,Unknown,Unknown,"A contracted truck heading to Abyei was ambushed by unknown gunmen in Madou village, Warrap state. The driver was shot in the left pelvic area and had to be medically evacuated to Wau for further medical treatment.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2339,2017,12,8,"Central African Republic",Nana-Grebizi,Batangafo,Kabo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,7.69493,18.626469,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national aid worker was killed in Kabo after gunman raided his home and shot him. His death is the latest in a week of clashes between two armed groups in the country. The aid worker, age 35, died in the hospital. According to reports, at least 10 people have been killed during the week-long clashes between armed groups.",Yes,Media 2424,2017,12,9,Madagascar,Anamalanga,Ambohidratrimo,Madiorano,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Raid,"Project site",-23.064754,43.59048,Unknown,Unknown,"During a night raid, armed bandits attacked a project team of four aid workers that were spending the night at the site. The team was robbed of valuables and one of the team members was raped.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2340,2017,12,9,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.280151,29.780241,Unknown,Unknown,"A convoy of vehicles belonging to a UN-contracted demining company was ambushed at Dobor about ten miles from Rubkona. Six people were wounded in the attack, two with critical gunshot injuries (the extent of the injuries of the other four victims is unknown).",Yes,"Official Report" 2215,2017,12,11,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.57244,36.401956,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer was killed in Douma when the area he was performing humanitarian services in was shelled.",Yes,Media 2434,2017,12,12,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Taiz,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.577589,44.017799,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A Non-State Armed Group detained one male national INGO aid worker in Taiz on December 12th. He was released after negotiations in early January.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2438,2017,12,17,"South Sudan","Western Bahr el Ghazal",Raja,"Mangayat, Between Raja and Deim Zubeir",0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,2,2,0,0,6,6,6,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,8.461161,25.680587,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","Six aid workers were missing after an ambush on the road between Raga and Deim Zubier. It was reported that they may have been caught up in an attack on SPLA forces by the SPLA-IO. It was later confirmed that they (and their vehicles) were taken by opposition forces and held in Raj for approximately three days before being released.",Yes,"Official Report" 2341,2017,12,17,Nigeria,Borno,,,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,12.335281,14.188221,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Boko Haram","Three people, including a UN-contracted driver and assistant driver, were killed in an attack on a convoy in Borno State, 22 miles southwest of Ngala by an armed group. There's a militant presence in the region and although no reports have confirmed the perpetrator, reports have mentioned Boko Haram and their previous attacks on security convoys in 2017.",Yes,Media 2345,2017,12,25,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Bdama,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.811564,36.202047,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer was killed in Bdama when the area where he was helping to rescue civilians that had been victims of a shell attack was fired upon again.",Yes,Media 2440,2017,12,26,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,"Project site",9.231487,29.800503,"Aid recipient","Internally Displaced People (IDPs)","A group of internally displaced persons (IDPs) reportedly attacked a male national truck driver that was driving aid supplies into Bentiu POC camp. He was assaulted with spears in the buffer zone for unknown reasons. It should be noted that it is unclear whether the driver was contracted by a UN agency or an INGO (noted in the ASWD database as an INGO contractor with the information currently made available). He was referred to an INGO for treatment for the wounds that he sustained.",Yes,"Official Report" 2343,2017,12,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,al-Nu'man,"Khan Shaykhun",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,35.440378,36.65721,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","A male volunteer was killed on December 26th in Khan Shaykhun, Idlib governorate, at the organization's center during an airstrike.",Yes,Media 2312,2017,12,30,Sudan,Khartoum,Khartoum,"Al Riyadh",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,"Public location",15.579155,32.564528,Unknown,Unknown,"One female UN international staff member was walking to work in the Al Riyadh area of Khartoum when she was attacked by two men on a motorcycle. The men dragged her behind the motorcycle for a distance and then physically assaulted her, biting off her thumb in the attack. The aid worker had to be medically evacuated to Nairobi to receive treatment for extensive injuries. Robbery is the suspected motive for the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2378,2018,,,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,9.231487,29.800503,Unknown,Unknown,"A UN agency national staff member was assaulted by two unknown men at his shelter inside the Protection of Civilians site at around midnight in Bentiu. The motive for the attack is unknown and the victim was treated at an INGO clinic for his injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 2683,2018,,,Haiti,,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,19.1399952,-72.3570972,Unknown,Unknown,"One international INGO staff member was kidnapped and later released unharmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2662,2018,1,7,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,34.533333,69.166667,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male INGO driver was ambushed while travelling in Kabul and forced out of his vehicle by perpetrators with weapons. The staff member was injured after being beaten.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2592,2018,1,9,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank",Nablus,Nablus,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,32.22183,35.25881,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer was shot dead in Nablus in the West Bank. More than twenty bullets were shot from a passing vehicle during the drive-by unknown assailants. The volunteer was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital.",Yes,Media 2364,2018,1,12,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",South,Sebha,Sebha,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,2,2,1,1,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,27.036541,14.429024,Unknown,Unknown,"Two UN agency employees and their driver have all been found after having been kidnapped on January 12th from Sabha. The driver was found on Sunday and the female UN worker was found in the northern suburbs of Sabha. The male national UN staffer (not counted here at this time until further information becomes available) was found on Saturday near Sabha city.",Yes,Media 2669,2018,1,14,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,al-Ma'ra,Ma'saran,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.708333,36.805,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national INGO staff member was seriously wounded after being hit by shrapnel as a result of airstrikes in Ma'saran, Idlib.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2603,2018,1,14,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",South,Sebha,Sebha,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,27.043449,14.42952,Unknown,Unknown,"One male Libyan Red Crescent volunteer was transporting a patient between two hospitals. After the transfer, the volunteer left with the ambulance and disappeared. After three days he was located in Um Aranib hospital, 52 km away from his initial location, unconscious, badly beaten, and he had a broken leg. On January 14th has was transferred to Misurata hospital but died on-route. No other information is available about this incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2615,2018,1,15,"DR Congo",Tanganyika,Bendera,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-6.305744,28.140761,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staff members were ambushed on the road and kidnapped in Bendera, Tanganyika. They were released three days later and the primary motive is suspected to have been financial.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2643,2018,1,18,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,,,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national staff members were ambushed on the road and kidnapped. They were released after 30 hours. The motive was reported to be most likely financial in nature.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2370,2018,1,20,Yemen,Sana'a,"Bani Al Hadith","Amanat Al Asimah",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.369445,44.191007,Unknown,Unknown,"One male UN agency staff member was led out of his car at gunpoint and abducted. His wife was in the car at the time of the incident as well but only the staff member was taken. The perpetrator was wearing a mask at the time of the incident. At the time of this report, the staff member's whereabouts were unknown. Reports regarding this incident are currently unconfirmed.",Yes,Media 2552,2018,1,20,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Ambush,"Project site",33.57175,36.4027,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male NGO volunteer providing aid after an attack, was killed around 11:30am in Douma, Eastern Ghouta, Damascus, by supposed Syrian Regime artillery shelling.",Yes,Media 2346,2018,1,21,"South Sudan",Unity,Pariang,"Pariang, Ajuong Thok",0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,"Bodily assault",Ambush,"Public location",10.114894,29.967957,Unaffiliated,Youths,"On the morning of January 21st, youths attacked a group of national NGO staff members in Ajuong Thok. Four were seriously injured and had to be taken to the hospital. Reports suggest that the motive for this attack may have been the result of grievances about the perceived lack of employment opportunities.",Yes,"Official Report" 2649,2018,1,22,"South Sudan",Unity,Mayom,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,9.31402,29.07999,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member was wounded when the car he was travelling in was ambushed in a road attack. The perpetrators robbed the occupants.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2549,2018,1,23,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,2,1,1,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,34.555347,69.207489,Unknown,Unknown,"One male UN Agency driver and a female colleague with her son were kidnapped, after their car was stopped by unknown assailants around 6:00am in the North of the capital. The body of the driver was recovered on March 16 2018 and the female UN agency staff and her son were released by the kidnappers on May 24, 2018.",Yes,Media 2344,2018,1,24,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,0,9,0,0,0,0,4,5,0,9,0,0,0,0,4,5,0,9,0,0,9,"Complex attack",Raid,Office/compound,34.419849,70.472943,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","Four national staff members of an INGO and one soldier (not counted here) were killed in a complex attack on the organization's office in Jalalabad. The attackers detonated a suicide car bomb and then laid siege to the building for hours. Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the attack. Five other national INGO staff were injured in the attack and are receiving medical treatment.",Yes,media 2670,2018,1,25,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,Lekuangole,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,6.8,33.133333,Unaffiliated,Youths,"One male national INGO staff member was wounded when shot in the abdomen on a road in Lekuangole, Pibor district, Jonglei State. The staff member reportedly saw an 8 year old child playing with a rifle, attempted to take it away, and was shot by the child. It is unknown whether or not the weapons discharge was intentional.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2348,2018,1,25,"South Sudan",Unity,Abiemnhom,"Nahr Lob, Bombil",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.489911,29.012146,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","A UN agency contracted driver was shot on Kuajok-Mayom road. The vehicle was part of a convoy and was reportedly stopped by SPLA soldiers between Ajakuac and Abiemnom. The soldiers demanded a lift and were refused which prompted one of the soldiers to fire his weapon and wound the driver's assistant. The soldier was later arrested and the contractor was taken to a clinic for medical treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2347,2018,1,27,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,"Mogadishu, Wadajir",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Office/compound,2.046934,45.318162,"Staff member","Security guard","A UN agency staff member was shot dead in Mogadishu within the agency's compound. A security guard that had previously been fired and then reinstated to his post allegedly shot the employee. The motive for the attack appears to be in relation to that human resources incident.",Yes,Media 2650,2018,1,29,Tunisia,Tunis,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",36.862532,10.218272,Unknown,Unknown,"One national female staff member was walking on the street when a thief walked up to her and stole her phone and tried to steal her bag. She resisted and was hurt in the struggle when he pushed her back. The aid worker fell and injured her back. She was out on medical leave for over a week.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2351,2018,1,30,"Central African Republic",Nana-Grebizi,Batangafo,"Moyenne-Sido, 120km NE of Batangafo to Kabo",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,7.471182,18.451663,"Non-state armed group: National","Mouvement Patriotique pour la Centrafrique / Front Populaire pour la Renaissance de Centrafrique (MPC/FPRC)","A national staff member was kidnapped on January 29th in Ouhman Prefecture. Two INGO vehicles were reportedly intercepted by combatants from the Mouvement Patriotique pour la Centrafrique / Front Populaire pour la Renaissance de Centrafrique (MPC/FPRC). An international staff member that was traveling as part of the convoy in another vehicle was also stopped but allowed to continue. The abducted staff member was found on February 2nd in critical condition after having been tortured.",Yes,"Official Report" 2721,2018,2,5,"Syrian Arab Republic",Damascus,Damascus,"Ghouta, Arbeen",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.538535,36.366068,"Foreign or coalition forces",Unknown,"One male national NGO volunteer was killed by aerial bombardment in Arbeen (Arbin) town, Eastern Ghouta.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2349,2018,2,6,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Al-Ma'ra,"Al Ghadfa",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.650659,36.854628,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed while working to rescue civilians affected by Russian aerial bombing in Al Gharafa. The area was struck again shortly after the first bombing and the volunteer was killed.",Yes,Media 2354,2018,2,8,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria","Kapoeta South",Machi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.771316,33.592394,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO driver was assaulted when the vehicle he was travelling in was ambushed by a group of armed men between Kapoeta South and Camp 15. There were two other staff members in the vehicle for a total of two international staff members and one local staff member. They were all robbed of their valuables and money. The international staff members were robbed of their passports as well. After the attack, the group traveled to Kapoeta so that their colleague could receive medical attention at the hospital for a head injury.",Yes,"Official Report" 2355,2018,2,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,al-Nu'man,"Khan Shaykhun",0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,35.440378,36.65721,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three volunteers were killed in two airstrikes when their operational center was hit during aerial bombardments by the state. Four other volunteers were hurt but they are not counted here since that information could not be verified.",Yes,Media 2359,2018,2,8,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maarrat Al-Numan",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.647987,36.679543,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer for a Syrian NGO was wounded during the shelling of Ma'arat al-Nu'man town in Idlib governorate.",Yes,Media 2600,2018,2,8,Mali,Mopti,Douentza,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.99845,-2.95453,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national INGO staff member was abducted by a Non-State Armed Group and released two days later after local negotiations took place. The abduction occurred while the staff member was on-route in a vehicle to his destination in the Douentza region.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2352,2018,2,10,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Office/compound,4.859363,31.57125,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO security guard was killed during a compound robbery of the organization's office in Juba.",Yes,"Official Report" 2353,2018,2,11,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,"Public location",7.780485,33.00291,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One casual NGO worker was killed during an attack in Akobo, Jonglei, that was reported to be caused by a local dispute. Another NGO staff member was hurt as well (not counted here as severity of his injuries could not be verified).",Yes,"Official Report" 2722,2018,2,13,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",Zamalka,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.525278,36.352778,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national NGO volunteer was killed by aerial bombardment in the Damascus suburb Zamalka.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2356,2018,2,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,Tirmala,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",,,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed and one wounded (not countered at this time because the information could not be verified) during aerial airstrikes.",Yes,Media 2369,2018,2,17,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Rutshuru,Mushikir,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,0,1,3,0,0,0,0,2,0,1,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-1.18557,29.446951,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two aid workers were killed and one abducted on February 17th. The attack occurred in the village of Mushikiri located on the Nyanzal",Yes,Media 2698,2018,2,18,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Akobo,Akobo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,7.783333,33.05,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was injured when shot in accidental crossfire. The perpetrator is currently unknown at this time.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2357,2018,2,19,"Central African Republic",Bamingui-Bangoran,Ndele,Ndele,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.410151,20.648179,"Non-state armed group: National","Front Populaire pour la Renaissance de Centrafrique (FPRC)","One INGO staff member was kidnapped and held for three days by the Front Populaire pour la Renaissance de Centrafrique (FPRC). A ransom was demanded for the release of the staff member and it was paid, however, it is not clear whether it was a family member or another individual or entity that paid for his release.",Yes,"Official Report" 2358,2018,2,19,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",Hamouriya,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,1,0,2,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.529083,36.527018,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three NGO staff members were killed by aerial bombing in Eastern Ghouta during the continued Syrian government-led siege.",Yes,Media 2631,2018,2,20,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Uvira,Uvira,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,3.2212,29.0824,Unknown,Unknown,"One male UN contracted driver was shot and killed when his truck was ambushed while transporting food items in South Kivu by Uvira town.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2380,2018,2,20,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.558337,36.460617,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national NGO volunteers were killed by artillery shelling while they were helping civilians that were affected by an earlier attack in Douma.",Yes,Media 2360,2018,2,21,Kenya,Isiolo,Garbatulla,Garbatulla,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,0.653899,38.516826,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO male staff member needed medical attention after he was shot twice by armed perpetrators who ambushed the organization's vehicle. The staff members (five in total but only one was wounded) were in the vicinity of Darer Dima and traveling from Malkadaka to Garbatulla when they were attacked. Nothing was stolen from the passengers. While it was reported that the aid workers did not appear to be targeted specifically for their affiliation to an aid organization and that there has been an increase in insecurity in greater Isiolo county, it should also be noted that the vehicle was clearly marked.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2561,2018,2,24,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Kafar Sgana",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,35.914759,36.614433,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One female NGO staff member died when her house, located in the Kafar Sgana suburb south of Idlib, was hit during a reported government airstrike targeting rebels in the area. The strike also killed members of her family staying in the house (not counted here).",Yes,Media 2706,2018,2,25,Kenya,"Northwest, Rift Valley",Turkana,"Kalobeyei Settlement",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,"Project site",3.767564,34.728647,"Police or paramilitary","Administration Police (AP)","One male national INGO staff member sustained a fractured leg after reportedly being assaulted by the Administration Police of the Kalobeyei Settlement area at 11:30pm LT.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2619,2018,2,25,"Sierra Leone",Southern,Bo,Bo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,7.95639,11.74,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member of an INGO was attacked by armed assailants during an armed burglary at his residence. The staff was severely beaten with boards, sticks and other sharp instruments.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2361,2018,2,27,"Central African Republic","Ouham Prefecture",,,1,0,5,0,0,0,6,0,0,6,0,0,0,0,6,0,0,6,0,0,6,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.090911,17.668887,"Non-state armed group: National",Ex-Seleka,"Suspected Ex-Seleka members shot and killed six people at an illegal checkpoint south of Makounda in Ouham Prefecture. One of the victims was a national UN education consultant and five were staff members from a local non-governmental organization. The perpetrators, reportedly belonging to the MPC faction, set the vehicle on fire after the shooting. The aid workers were on their way to Makounda.",Yes,"Official Report" 2362,2018,2,27,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,"Bentiu, Protection of Civilian (PoC) site",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,9.240345,29.799546,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO aid worker was assaulted at home in Bentiu protection of civilian (PoC) site. His injuries required medical treatment. Three other people were also hurt in the attack but they sustained minor injuries. Nothing was taken from the household.",Yes,"Official Report" 2381,2018,2,27,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,"Mweso-Kalembe Intersection",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.665868,29.211771,Unknown,Unknown,"Gunmen intercepted and abducted an INGO contracted driver and his assistant along the Mweso-Kalembe road axis. The vehicle was clearly marked. No additional information about their whereabouts is available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2363,2018,2,28,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Awtaya,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.545997,36.406492,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed in Rif Dimashq, Eastern Ghouta when he was caught in an air raid while helping civilians affected by earlier aerial bombardment.",Yes,Media 2365,2018,3,1,Nigeria,Borno,Kala-Balge,Rann,4,2,0,1,0,0,5,0,2,7,0,0,0,0,5,0,2,7,0,3,4,"Complex attack",Raid,"Project site",12.270081,14.463596,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Boko Haram","Boko Haram fighters raided the north-eastern town of Rann, home to a camp housing 55,000 internally displaced persons. Armed with automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades the insurgent group attacked the military post guarding the camp. Initial reports state that 3 aid workers contracted by the UN (from two different agencies), all Nigerian nationals, were killed in the attack. One nurse, a third party contractor to a UN agency, was kidnapped. Two midwives, both female aid workers and supported by an INGO, were also kidnapped by the militant group. Other unconfirmed reports suggest that there may have been more abductions. This incident will be updated when more information becomes available. Updates: 1. (Kidnapped/killed - Monday, September 17th, 2018) One of the kidnapped midwives was killed on or around September 17th. The Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria called the act, ""cowardly, heinous and despicable."" She was killed by Boko Haram while she was held captive. 2. (Kidnapped/killed) - On October 16th, 2018 the ICRC confirmed that another female healthcare worker (midwife) that had been kidnapped by Boko Haram in March was executed by the group. She was 24 years old.",Yes,Media 2671,2018,3,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Jebel Saman",,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,Home,36.216667,37.166667,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national INGO staff member was wounded in his home when a VBIED exploded near his house in the countryside surrounding Aleppo. Coordinates listed are for Aleppo city as exact location of the incident is unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2726,2018,3,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,Daraa,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",32.616667,36.1,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer in Daraa was killed by a stray bullet.",Yes,Media 2627,2018,3,2,"South Sudan",Unity,Mayom,"Lobonok, Sinduru",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.22902,31.43816,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff was assaulted by criminals after the car that he was traveling in was ambushed on the road in Mayom. Robbery was reported as the most likely motive for the incident.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2386,2018,3,6,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Der Sawwan",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Landmine ",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",,,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national NGO volunteer died after a mine exploded in Aleppo province, Der Sawwan district.",Yes,Media 2449,2018,3,6,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,33.516729,36.954107,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two national aid workers were killed when an aerial attack by Syrian forces hit their homes in Eastern Ghouta.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2385,2018,3,7,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus","Ain Tarma",0,0,4,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,4,4,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.513742,36.347101,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Four national male volunteers were killed during air strikes in Ein Tarma, Eastern Ghouta.",Yes,Media 2448,2018,3,8,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,33.516729,36.954107,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national aid worker was killed when an aerial attack hit his home in Eastern Ghouta.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2387,2018,3,10,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Hama,Kefersejna,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.140888,36.755199,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One female national NGO volunteer was killed during air raids on Idlib while fulfilling emergency response duties.",Yes,Media 2620,2018,3,11,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Azaz,Azaz,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,36.585331,37.056561,Unknown,Unknown,"A volunteer of an INGO was found shot and killed. The volunteer was on personal travel (not on official business) on his motorcycle, mistakenly traveled through an area affected by conflict and reportedly died from a suspected sniper shot.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2377,2018,3,14,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,9.231487,29.800503,Unaffiliated,Youths,"A UN agency contracted truck driver received a head injury during an assault in Bentiu on March 14th. Local youths threw stones at the truck which broke the windscreen and caused the injury. The driver was treated at an INGO clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2390,2018,3,14,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",Haza,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.520918,36.364792,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed by a secondary airstrike in Haza (Hazeh), Eastern Ghouta when he was helping civilians affected by an earlier aerial attack. The organization's service center and an ambulance were also destroyed in the incident.",Yes,Media 2388,2018,3,16,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus",Sakba,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.540668,36.43275,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national NGO volunteer was killed during air raids in Eastern Ghouta.",Yes,Media 2382,2018,3,17,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,"Virunga Park",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,-0.050221,29.514285,Unknown,Unknown,"According to a report, on March 17th a 20-vehicle NGO convoy was attacked by armed assailants in Virunga Park. During the attack, the convoy lead was injured and needed to be taken to the hospital. Twenty-one people from the convoy were abducted by the armed group and were still being held in captivity on March 20th, 2018. Until a few details can be confirmed, the twenty-one people that have reportedly been abducted are not yet counted here.",Yes,"Official Report" 2660,2018,3,17,Philippines,"Lano del Norte","Iligan City","Iligan City",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",8.231,124.240967,Unknown,Unknown,"A female national staff member was a victim of robbery in Iligan city (Philippines) while withdrawing cash from the ATM machine. She was hit in the face 4 times, resulting in a hematoma, and stabbed with an ice pick or screwdriver twice in the stomach. No internal organs were damaged but one of the wounds needed stiches. She was released from hospital the next day.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2379,2018,3,18,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Lubero,Bwatsinge,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,-0.15496,29.243701,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member for an INGO was killed by gunmen in Bwatsinge village, Lubero. At this time there is no further information available about this incident.",Yes,"Official Report" 2389,2018,3,21,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus","Rural Damascus","Ain Tarma",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,33.526488,36.352518,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed during an airstrike that hit the organization's office in Ain Trma. The organization reports that the attack was deliberate.",Yes,Media 2391,2018,3,21,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.572772,36.409376,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer died after sustaining life-threatening injuries while helping affected civilians after an attack in Douma, Eastern Ghouta. Two other volunteers were also killed in the same area by artillery shelling while supporting civilians affected by earlier attacks.",Yes,Media 2553,2018,3,22,Mali,Mopti,Mopti,Dialloube,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,"Public location",15.296896,-7.184023,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Four NGO aid workers were abducted in Dialloube?, Mopti Region by alleged jihadist assailants. The workers were released unharmed after 21 days.",Yes,Media 2394,2018,3,25,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Lainya,Kupera,0,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,7,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,4.1079,30.964542,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","On March 25th, seven NGO workers were abducted by SPLA-IO opposition forces outside Yei, Central Equatorial. The aid workers were part of a convoy that was delivering supplies to health centers in Kupera, Limuro, Wuji, and Koyoko. Along with their three vehicles, they were all released on April 15th and were reported to be in good health.",Yes,"Official Report" 2393,2018,3,26,"Syrian Arab Republic","Rural Damascus",Douma,Douma,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",33.572772,36.409376,Unknown,Unknown,"One volunteer was injured in Douma by an artillery shell during a rescue mission to evacuate wounded civilians from the area.",Yes,Media 2383,2018,3,28,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack","Public location",2.032194,45.304361,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One ICRC staff member was critically injured when an Improvised Explosive Device in a car was detonated outside of the ICRC's office. The staff member later died in the hospital as a result of his injuries. Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack and mentioned via their media portal that they killed the victim because he was a member of Parliament. The victim had been working for the ICRC for five months. One other person was hurt in the attack (not counted here).",Yes,"Focal Point" 2384,2018,3,29,Azerbaijan,Nagorno-Karabakh,Shirak,Ghazanchi,0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,5,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,41.071472,43.839254,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national staff members were killed and two injured when the vehicle that they were driving hit an anti-tank landmine that detonated on impact. The incident occurred in the Ghazanchi area of Nagorno Karabakh on March 29th.",Yes,Media 2621,2018,4,4,"Sri Lanka",Uva,Badulla,"Mahiyanganaya, Bathalayaya",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,7.43051,80.99084,Unknown,Unknown,"A male staff member of an INGO was riding his motorcycle when he was attacked by two individuals who forcibly took the staff member's bag and stabbed him.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2396,2018,4,5,Myanmar,Kayin,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,16.945935,97.959286,"Host State",Unknown,"One male NGO volunteer was shot and killed in southeastern Kayin state. According to reports and a statement by the NGO, the volunteer was returning home on the back of a motorbike from a meeting to help organize humanitarian relief for displaced villagers when he was shot by a Burmese soldier.",Yes,Media 2571,2018,4,6,"Papua New Guinea",Hela,Tari-Pori,Tari,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,5.5056,142.572,Unknown,Unknown,"A team of local aid workers with the Red Cross was robbed and assaulted by armed assailants in Tari. According to police and incident reports seen by the Guardian and confirmed by the security focal point, the group of eight people, including five PNG Red Cross staff members, was robbed by five people armed with shotguns and machetes last Friday. They had been traveling to Tari, through Hela province, an area which has seen an escalation in violence in recent weeks. The assailants who appeared agitated and would not listen to explanations of the RC reportedly assaulted them and robbed them of clothing and possessions. One staff member was hit with a machete.",Yes,Media 2395,2018,4,7,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Nhialdhiu,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.023608,29.675991,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO worker was shot and killed during an ambush on his vehicle by armed men when he was traveling between Nhialgiu and Bentiu. According to media reports, the aid worker was returning to base from field training.",Yes,"Official Report" 2397,2018,4,7,"Papua New Guinea","Southern Highlands",Nipa,Nipa,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Road,-6.127153,143.420306,Unknown,Unknown,"On April 7th, a UN convoy was attacked in Nipa town by a mob. One international staff member was hurt when a rock smashed the rear window of the vehicle. A bullet also punctured the vehicle's tire but they were able to reach safety. Eventually, they reached their destination, Mendi town, and the aid worker was able to receive further treatment. The convoy had been a mix of government partners, the UN and it was escorted by police and the military.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2398,2018,4,8,"South Sudan",Unity,Koch,Mayendit,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",8.723687,30.164704,Unaffiliated,Youths,"One national NGO aid worker was killed in a crossfire incident during clashes in Mayendit between local youths.",Yes,"Official Report" 2637,2018,4,11,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Fizi,"Between Baraka and Fizi",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Road,4.0939,29.0827,"Host State","Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (FARDC)","One male national UN contracted driver was injured during a reported altercation with a DRC Armed Forces (FARDC) Officer. The staff member was taken to the Baraka hospital and later transferred to Bukavu hospital the following day.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2399,2018,4,11,Niger,Tillaberi,Tillaberi,Ayorou,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.733193,0.917772,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A German aid worker for an INGO was abducted while traveling close to the border with Mali. Traveling with four other national colleagues, the vehicle was surrounded by armed men on motorbikes. The Nigerian nationals were assaulted and left behind (not counted here at this time until further details can be verified) and the vehicle was set on fire before they were freed. The kidnapping occurred near Ayorou.",Yes,Media 2594,2018,4,18,"South Sudan",Unity,Guit,Nimni,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,9.306617,30.029697,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO)","One INGO male staff member sustained a gunshot wound during clashes between government troops and SPLA opposition fighters in Nimni, Guit county. The aid worker was in the wrong place at the wrong time and was not targeted for being an aid worker.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2697,2018,4,19,Mali,Tombouctou,Gourma-Rharous,,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,1,2,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,16.083333,-1.75,Unknown,Unknown,"While travelling in Gourma Rharous District, 4 national INGO staff members (1 male, 2 female, 1 unknown) received blunt force trauma injuries when they were robbed on the highway. The staff members received medical attention for their injuries, and there is no further information available at this time regarding the criminal perpetrators.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2401,2018,4,20,Sudan,Warrap,Abyei,Taalei-Mabek,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,4,Shooting,Unknown,"Project site",9.640175,28.434905,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Misseriya,"One INGO driver was killed and three aid workers injured when they were attacked in the Taalei-Mabek area in Abyei by armed men, suspected to be Misseriya. The team was on a vaccination campaign. The injured aid workers were taken to a hospital in Abyei and then evacuated to an INGO hospital in Agok.",Yes,"Official Report" 2400,2018,4,21,Yemen,Taiz,,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,13.577589,44.017799,Unknown,Unknown,"An ICRC vehicle was ambushed on Saturday morning, April 21st while traveling on the outskirts of Taiz. One male international aid worker from Lebanon was shot and killed in the attack. Colleagues traveling with him in the vehicle were unharmed.",Yes,Media 2402,2018,4,21,"DR Congo",Ituri,Aru,Aru,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,2.859023,30.838409,Unknown,Unknown,"Two unarmed security guards at an INGO compound were administered an unknown drug in order to incapacitate them and facilitate a break-in into three different INGO offices on the compound. The perpetrators stole vehicles and laptops. Both of the security guards required medical attention.",Yes,"Official Report" 2651,2018,4,22,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",South,Sebha,Al-Thanawiya,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",26.666955,18.030248,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO national staff member was shot in the foot by a stray bullet during crossfire between two armed actors. He was treated in a medical clinic and released the same day. The incident occurred in Sebha Al-Thanawiya.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2559,2018,4,22,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Home,34.555347,69.207489,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national UN staff member was shot in the shoulder in front of his house. He was treated in the hospital for his wounds.",Yes,"Official Report" 2439,2018,4,23,"South Sudan",Unity,Leer,,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,8.296968,30.153157,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Armed men attacked the ICRC's base in Leer, Unity State, prompting a halt to activities in seed and farming tool equipment distribution. Shots were fired directly into the field base, resulting in an injury to the leg of a guard who received medical attention in Leer for minor injuries. Eight staff members were temporarily evacuated to Juba after the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2403,2018,4,24,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Terekeka,Lwoki,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.6372,31.7153,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed assailants shot at a private vehicle that was travelling from Terekeka to Tali. Overtaking the vehicle in Lwoki, they fired, killing the driver and one of the passengers, who worked for an INGO and was reporting back to his duty station.",Yes,"Official Report" 2593,2018,4,24,Sudan,"West Darfur",Kulbus,Kulbus,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,14.365716,22.46143,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national male aid worker was fatality stabbed outside of his residence. The perpetrator pulled out a knife and stabbed the staff member in the chest. He died in Kulbus hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2404,2018,4,25,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Yei,Yei,3,6,1,0,0,0,0,0,10,10,0,0,0,0,0,0,10,10,2,0,8,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,4.095271,30.677505,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Ten aid workers were abducted from a mixed-agency convoy that was travelling just outside Yei town in Central Equatorial. They were on their way to Tore to conduct a humanitarian needs assessment. Three of the aid workers are from two different UN agencies, one from a national NGO and six from three different INGOs. The team was reportedly being held in Minyori by an armed group. All ten aid workers were detained for more than five days before being released on April 30th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2405,2018,4,26,"South Sudan",Jonglei,"Twic East",Gandor,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,6.876992,31.306979,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO community-based volunteer, working in Gandor clinic in Southern Lietch, was killed by gunfire in Nyandong. Further details are not available but this incident has been verified.",Yes,"Official Report" 2406,2018,4,26,"South Sudan",Jonglei,"Twic East",Padeah,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",6.876992,31.306979,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO staff member was killed returning to the NGO clinic in Padeah after having to evacuate the town earlier in the day due to armed conflict between SPLA and armed opposition groups. He was shot on his way back to the village to check on the facility. It is not known who shot him.",Yes,"Official Report" 2672,2018,4,28,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,4.85,31.6,"Police or paramilitary","South Sudan National Police Service","Two national INGO staff members were detained by police after being falsely accused of trying to rob a motorcycle taxi driver in Juba. While in custody, one of the male national staff members was severely beaten.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2408,2018,5,1,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",2.046934,45.318162,Unknown,Unknown,"One United Nations female staff member working for agency's immunization program was shot and killed by armed gunmen in Bakara market in the capital, Mogadishu. Although her duty station was in Baidoa town, she was off-duty in Mogadishu buying items for her upcoming wedding, according to a statement made by a family member.",Yes,Media 2407,2018,5,2,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Office/compound,2.046934,45.318162,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Unknown,"A female international staff member working for the ICRC was kidnapped from inside the organization's compound by armed men in Mogadishu on Wednesday evening. Local security authorities have called this an inside job and are investigating whether this incident involved a local private security firm that was staffing the compound. At least one guard is suspected of participating in the kidnapping. Information about any of the perpetrators cannot be confirmed at this time. The motive for the kidnapping is unknown and concern for the aid worker's safety have been expressed. Al-Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab operates in Somalia and is active in Mogadishu.",Yes,Media 2622,2018,5,3,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Azaz,Azaz,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.585331,37.056561,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A male national staff member of an INGO was kidnapped in Azaz on 03 May 2018 and released on 07 May 2019.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2409,2018,5,5,Afghanistan,Nurestan,Wama,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",35.359532,70.859562,"Police or paramilitary","Afghan National Police (ANP)","One NGO female aid worker in Wama district was shot and killed when an Afghan National Police officer fired his weapon at a group of NGO workers and then fled the scene. Further details about this incident and the motive are unavailable at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2578,2018,5,5,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,"Public location",34.533814,69.181595,Unknown,Unknown,"One female national INGO staff was struck on her head by a group of armed men after exiting a bank branch. The staff member had withdrawn a large amount of money for office use, which was taken by the armed men after she was assaulted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2572,2018,5,9,"Central African Republic",Nana-Grebizi,Kaga-Bandoro,Kaga-Bandoro,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,7,19.18333,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was injured when armed men in uniform broke into the staff members home, and assaulted then robbed the individual of cash and valuables.",Yes,"Official Report" 2723,2018,5,12,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Afrin,Jendaires,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Landmine ",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,33.5,37,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national NGO volunteer died after a mine exploded in Jendaires town.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2410,2018,5,13,Mali,Mopti,Mopti,"Andere (near)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,14.52371,-4.118498,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Four INGO staff members traveling in an unmarked vehicle were fired upon by an armed group in the Mopti region, approximately three miles (five kilometers) east of Sambere village. Two of the aid workers were wounded and needed to be medically evacuated.",Yes,"Official Report" 2411,2018,5,13,"DR Congo","South Kivu",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-4.86362,28.75435,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO staff member was abducted near Penemede, near the administrative border between South Kivu and Maniema, when armed men ambushed an INGO motorcycle convey composed of five workers. Two motorcycles were also taken in the attack. The whereabouts of the worker and the motive for the attack are unknown at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2658,2018,5,14,Algeria,Boumerdes,"Bordj Menail",Djinet,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack",Home,36.883333,3.716667,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One international female INGO consultant was raped by two individuals in their home on May 14, 2018 in Djinet town. The staff member was offered a site seeing trip by the couple, who then kidnapped her and took her to their residence where the sexual assault occurred. After an investigation charges were laid on both individuals.",Yes,Media 2412,2018,5,14,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria",Ezo,"Yangiri (near)",0,12,0,0,0,0,0,0,10,10,0,0,2,2,0,0,12,12,0,0,12,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,5.178817,27.956335,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Twelve NGO members went missing in Western Equatorial, near Yangiri, while en route from Tambura to Yambio in a mixed-agency marked convoy. One staff member was able to escape, ten were released on May 18th after negotiations. The last two aid workers, one national and one international, were released on, or around, May 24th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2673,2018,5,15,Nicaragua,,,Managua,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Road,12.136389,-86.251389,Unaffiliated,Youths,"One male international staff member was wounded when a piece of a cement block broke through a vehicle window and struck the staff member in the neck. The incident occurred while two staff members were travelling from the airport, when they encountered a group of youths manning a road block who threw stones and bricks at the vehicle.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2560,2018,5,16,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,0,5,5,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,9.255848,29.80355,Unknown,Unknown,"On May 16 a UN mission convoy of 4 trucks arriving at the UNMISS compound were reportedly ambushed by approximately 30 men, who physically assaulted 5 UN drivers with makeshift weapons (i.e.. stones) and robbed them. The five drivers were treated for their injuries at an INGO medical clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2616,2018,5,16,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Harem,ad-Dana,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED","Individual attack",Road,36.213571,36.770435,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national staff member was killed in a vehicle-borne IED explosion in ad-Dana, Syria. The attack occurred close to the organization's compound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2579,2018,5,17,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Taiz,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,13.977809,44.234351,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One female national INGO worker was shot and wounded when caught between crossfire. The staff member was travelling from Hawban to Tazi city in the early evening of May 17, 2018, when clashes broke out between the Houthis checkpoint and the first Resistance checkpoint. The staff members car was in the line of fire and she sustained one bullet wound to the leg, which was initially treated at the Revelation Hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2413,2018,5,19,"Syrian Arab Republic",Quneitra,Quneitra,"Jubata Alkhashab",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Unknown,"Project site",33.223252,35.830723,Unknown,Unknown,"One male NGO volunteer was killed by artillery shelling while providing emergency rescue services in Jubata Alkashad city in Quneitra.",Yes,Media 2692,2018,5,19,Ethiopia,Agnewak,Gambela,Gambela,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",8.25,34.583333,"Staff member","Not applicable","One male UN agency staff member was assaulted and killed in Gambela around 9:00pm May 19, 2018. The staff member arrived in Gambela from Pugnido at 5:00pm and reportedly met friends and colleagues at a local hotel. Reports indicate the staff members body was found at 1:00am and cause of death determined to be a large head injury resulting in blood loss. Another UN agency staff member is in custody in relation to the death.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2632,2018,5,22,"South Sudan",Unity,Mayom,Rupakona,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.224042,29.166706,Unknown,Unknown,"Two male UN contracted staff members were attacked while transporting goods 40km from the town of Rupakona. During the attack the assistant driver was shot and killed, and the driver was severely injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2415,2018,5,22,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri East","Between Lanyi and Gado",0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,7,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,4.959847,31.210376,Unknown,Unknown,"Seven INGO staff members traveling in and INGO vehicle convoy were ambushed and held by the unknown assailants in Western Equatorial between Lanyi and Gado. Reports indicate the motive was likely economic and the kidnapping was simply a result of an unplanned ambush. There is no follow-up information available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2416,2018,5,22,"DR Congo",Ituri,Bunia,"Bunia, Irumu Territory",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,1.572747,30.240077,Unknown,Unknown,"Armed assailants ambushed an INGO vehicle that was transporting cash from an airfield to the city center in Irumu territory. When the vehicle came under fire, the four aid workers onboard abandoned the vehicle and ran to hide in the bush. Although two aid workers were able to escape, the other two were found by the gunmen. They were assaulted and stabbed.",Yes,"Official Report" 2422,2018,5,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Jebel Saman","Tal Hadya",0,0,6,0,0,0,6,0,0,6,0,0,0,0,6,0,0,6,6,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,35.990837,36.937984,"Non-state armed group: National","Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS)","Five volunteers from a national NGO were shot and killed when armed assailants raided their compound in Al-Hader, Aleppo. The volunteers were blindfolded before being shot. Four died immediately and one died later in the hospital. Two additional volunteers were wounded (not currently counted here because the information cannot be confirmed via the agency) and two more were able to escape the attack. The assailants also stole equipment. Although the motive for the attack and perpetrators are unknown, a few reports pointed to and loosely insinuated that Hayat Tahrir al-Sham may have been involved because they currently control the area. These reports are currently unsubstantiated. On June 3rd, one volunteer that was hurt in the attack the previous week succumbed to his wounds bringing up the total amount of aid workers killed to six.",Yes,Media 2696,2018,5,26,Somalia,Mudug,Jariban,Jariban,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",7.216667,48.85,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One male national INGO staff member was shot and wounded by an aid recipient at a project site. Reports indicate the perpetrator was upset with being missed during an aid distribution.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2417,2018,5,30,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Yei,"Yei-Kaya Road",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,Ambush,Road,4.089045,30.681738,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A commercial vehicle carrying 15 passengers was attacked by armed men on the Yei-Kaya road about 9 miles (16 km) from Yei. Two people were killed during the ambush, one of which was a reportedly a local NGO aid worker.",Yes,"Official Report" 2418,2018,5,30,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Tomping,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,4.874661,31.589626,Unknown,Unknown,"Two security guards and a driver were assaulted by robbers that broke into an NGO compound around the Tomping area in Juba. They stole personal items and computers. One of the security guards was seriously hurt and required medical attention at the local hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2591,2018,5,30,Bangladesh,Chittagong,Chittagong,"Between Chittagong and Banskhali Upazila",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,23.225332,90.950096,Unknown,Unknown,"A staff member of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society was poisoned/drugged by criminal perpetrators while traveling from Chattogram to Banskhali Upazila on 30th May 2018. He died in the hospital while undergoing treatment. He was carrying a Red Crescent marked bag and his personal items, including a phone, wallet, documents, ID, and official checks were stolen. The staff member was found unconscious. While it's not possible to discern whether he was specially targeted, it was likely that this was random, according to reports.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2421,2018,6,1,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",,,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One female medical volunteer with an NGO was shot and killed by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) in Gaza during a protest. According to witness reports and cellphone footage, the volunteer was moving with her hands up and identification card displayed toward a protestor who was close to the border fence and had been affected by tear gas. A preliminary IDF investigation stated that she was not specifically targeted in the attack.",Yes,Media 2419,2018,6,2,"South Sudan",Lakes,Awerial,Mingkaman,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,6.038206,31.51063,Unaffiliated,"Security guard","One UN national staff member was stabbed in the neck with a knife by a security guard that may have been inebriated. The staff member had to be medically evacuated to Juba and is reportedly recovering from the attack. The security guard has been arrested.",Yes,"Official Report" 2420,2018,6,2,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Aliabad,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,36.510918,68.903288,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Six people, including one NGO staff member, were abducted by anti-government elements (group unknown) in Aliabad District in Kunduz Province.",Yes,"Official Report" 2699,2018,6,4,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,9.979167,33.75,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO guard was injured after being assaulted during an attempted robbery of the INGO office in Maban. The staff member received medical attention for a laceration on his hand.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2496,2018,6,6,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek Centre",Rumbek,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",6.807249,29.678888,Unknown,Unknown,"One female national NGO staff member was assaulted by two men after she had inquired whether he was a boda-boda driver available for hire. She was beaten and left unconscious on the side of the road. Some passerby assisted her and she was admitted to the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2501,2018,6,6,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Zardana,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",36.04497,36.756362,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was killed while conducting search and rescue operations due to earlier bombing activity. The second wave of attacks by Syrian allied forced, reportedly Russia, killed him in Zardana city.",Yes,Media 2624,2018,6,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,Tiba,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Unknown,Unknown,32.622434,36.11097,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","An INGO implementing partner's staff member, his wife and daughter (the latter two not counted in the database) were killed by airstrikes.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2500,2018,6,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,"Umm Al Mayadin",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.016078,40.44654,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national volunteer was killed in Umm Al Mayadin, Daraa, during aerial bombing while he was conducting search and rescue operations after an earlier bombing.",Yes,Media 2503,2018,6,7,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Zardana,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.931027,641778,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One volunteer was injured during aerial bombing in Idlib province, Zardana district.",Yes,Media 2596,2018,6,12,"DR Congo",Tanganyika,Kalemie,Kalemie,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,-5.946021,29.196717,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male INGO staff member was wounded outside of his residence when perpetrators assaulted him with a machete. They also stole his personal belongings and it is reported that was most likely the primary motive. The incident occurred in Kalemie, Tanganyika province.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2498,2018,6,13,"Central African Republic",Nana-Grebizi,Kaga-Bandoro,Kaga-Bandoro,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,6.996037,19.185032,Unknown,Unknown,"A number of UN contracted trucks were looted on the Kaga-Bandoro axis in Ouham Prefecture. The armed men forced the vehicles to stop and physically assaulted the truck drivers. A total of four contracted drivers were assaulted with one being injured. The food items that were on the truck were stolen by the perpetrators and the injured driver was admitted into a medical facility for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2689,2018,6,19,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",West,Tripoli,Tripoli,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,32.887222,13.191389,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One national INGO staff member was shot and injured when caught in police operation crossfire on a road in Tripoli.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2509,2018,6,19,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Izra,Nahta,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",32.626434,36.103306,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male volunteer in Nahta city was killed during search and rescue operations after the area was hit by artillery fire.",Yes,Media 2505,2018,6,21,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.931027,36.641778,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national volunteer was killed while conducting a search and rescue mission. He was killed when the second aerial attack hit Idlib, Syria.",Yes,Media 2623,2018,6,25,Ethiopia,"Dire Dawa",Wahil,Jelo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.5,41.88333,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","A male staff member of an INGO was killed when the public transport bus he was riding on was shot at by armed attackers. A total of 26 people were on the bus, of which 3 were killed and others wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2502,2018,6,25,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Izra,Alhrak,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",32.751027,36.301039,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national male volunteer was killed while conducting rescue operations after an artillery shelling took place on Alhrak city. Another bombing took place while the rescue operations were underway.",Yes,Media 2504,2018,6,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Izra,"Busra Alhrir",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",32.834404,36.344392,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national volunteer was killed during an aerial bombing attack in Busra al Harir, Daraa. He was conducting a search and rescue mission after earlier bombardment impacted the area.",Yes,Media 2707,2018,6,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,Sayda,0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,32.628333,36.226111,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three national male INGO staff members were killed during an airstrike in Tiba, Sayda, rural farmland in Daraa. Two staff members where at home at the time of the strike, and one was attempting to flee.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2633,2018,6,30,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Bankeka,2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.799568,33.552246,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two male UN contracted drivers were attacked and shot after delivering food to a village in Maban District, Upper Nile. One staff member, the driver assistant, died from his wounds two days after the attack. The driver survived although was severely wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2639,2018,6,30,Guinea,Faranah,Kissidougou,"Near Yende",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.883333,-10.166667,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national UN contracted driver was ambushed near Yende in Kissidougou, and serioulsy injured by the unknown armed perpetrators.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2668,2018,6,30,"Syrian Arab Republic",Al-Hasakah,Qamishli,Qamishli,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,1,1,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Detention,Custody,37.05,41.22,Unknown,Unknown,"One international and three national staff members were reportedly taken after a meeting with local dignitaries in Qamishli, North East Syria. The four staff members were released in December 2018.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2724,2018,6,30,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,"Em Almiazen",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,32.616667,36.1,"Foreign or coalition forces",Unknown,"One male national NGO volunteer was killed during aerial bombardment of Em Almiazen town in Daraa district.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2705,2018,7,2,"Syrian Arab Republic",Daraa,Daraa,Tafas,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,32.737778,36.06875,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One female national INGO staff member was killed when an airstrike hit her home in Tafas, Daraa. The aerial bombardment happened at 3:00am LT, and the staff members baby was also killed in the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2518,2018,7,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Mangalla,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.19729,31.76986,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One assistant driver was killed when gunmen attacked a two-truck humanitarian UN agency convoy near Mongalla town in Jubek state.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2580,2018,7,4,Uganda,Central,Kampala,Kampala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",0.347596,32.58252,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One male national INGO staff member while on leave in Kampala, was caught amidst a riot while travelling. Police fired to disperse the crowd and the staff member was shot in the leg.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2716,2018,7,7,Kenya,Nairobi,Nairobi,Nairobi,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",-1.292066,36.821945,Unknown,Unknown,"One female national INGO staff member was injured during an armed robbery/assault and was required to stay at the hospital overnight due to the injuries. The assault occurred in Nairobi, as the woman exited a cab when it was then stolen. The taxi driver also had to spend several days in the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2581,2018,7,9,Guatemala,"Guatemala City","Guatemala City","Guatemala City",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,14.634915,-90.506882,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO staff member was killed around 12:30 on July 9, 2018 by a group of unidentified assailants while riding his motorbike.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2582,2018,7,9,Nigeria,Kaduna,Jemaa,Jos,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,5,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,9.464143,8.450353,Unknown,Unknown,"5 male national INGO staff members (1 driver and 4 project officers) were kidnapped while travelling from Yola to Abuja. At 3:59pm on July 9, 2018 one staff member confirmed they had arrived in Jos; following this call contact was lost. The supervisor was alerted of the kidnapping at midnight that evening after a phone call from one of the staff. No further information is known at this time.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2634,2018,7,11,Yemen,Lahij,"Al Qabbaytah","Ayrim junction",2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,13.05863,44.86451,"Foreign or coalition forces","Saudi-led Coalition (SLC)","Two national male UN staff members were hit in a contracted truck by an airstrike at Ayrim Junction in Lahij. The driver died and the assistant was seriously injured in the SLC attack reportedly aimed at military vehicles.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2507,2018,7,12,"DR Congo",Tanganyika,Nyunzu,"Kashege, Kalemie-Nyemba-Nyunzu Road",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-6.274012,27.9249,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO national staff members were released on July 13th after IDPs negotiated for their release with the assailants who abducted them the previous day along the Kalemie-Nyemba-Nyunzu road near Nyemba village. A total of 6 staff members were stopped on the road, robbed, and then 4 were released leaving two with the assailants until the next day.",Yes,"Official Report" 2618,2018,7,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",Quneitra,Quneitra,"Nabi Sakher",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,34.97586,36.51221,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national staff member was wounded by aerial bombing when her home was hit.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2499,2018,7,16,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,7.300804,18.288171,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national staff member was shot when armed assailants forced their way into an INGO compound and opened fire, before fleeing. The INGO was then secured by a MINUSCA patrol and the injured staff member received medical treatment for their injuries. The motive for the attack is being investigated.",Yes,"Official Report" 2515,2018,7,16,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Hai Commercial Area",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,4.847202,31.595166,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One NGO security guard was hurt when several armed men stormed the NGO's compound. The assailants initially opened fire on the team of guards, who were able to flee the gunfire. However, they caught up with the one guard and assaulted him. Although the injuries were reported to be minor, he did require medical attention. The assailants fled without taking anything from the compound.",Yes,"Official Report" 2598,2018,7,16,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Kandahar,Kandahar,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Unknown,31.612181,65.712219,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An INGO national volunteer and his brother were physically assaulted by AOG (brother not counted in the AWSD). Reportedly, the assault occurred because the AOG was opposed to their association with the INGO.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2701,2018,7,19,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Zalingi,Zalingi,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,1,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,2.9,23.483333,"Host State",Military,"Two national INGO staff members (1 male and 1 female) were injured during a raid of the INGO office/compound. Reportedly, government military forced their way into the INGO facility and injured the staff members as an intimidation tactic.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2562,2018,7,19,Afghanistan,Konar,Dara-e-Pech,Manogai,0,0,12,0,0,0,0,0,12,12,0,0,0,0,0,0,12,12,12,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",34.875746,70.993766,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","12 employees of a demining NGO were abducted by a group of armed men reportedly associated with the Islamic State. The group of deminers were working in a remote area of Kunar province at the request of tribal leaders, who are now attempting to mediate their release. As of January 2019 their status is unknown.",Pending,Media 2597,2018,7,20,"DR Congo",Tanganyika,Kalemie,Kalemie,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,-5.946021,29.196717,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was assaulted with a machete and wooden bats by perpetrators during a robbery of his residence. Personal belongings were taken and the primary motive for this incident was reported to be theft. The incident occurred in Kalemie, Tanganyika.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2508,2018,7,21,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Lubero,Kasesa,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-0.153679,29.179937,Unknown,Unknown,"One local NGO national staff member was kidnapped between the early hours of July 21-22 in Kasesa village, west of Lubero.",Yes,"Official Report" 2661,2018,7,27,Cameroon,Centre,Mfoundi,Yaounde,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",3.866667,11.516667,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO staff member was injured in a pub in Yaounde after being attacked and beaten. Information about the perpetrators is unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2583,2018,7,28,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,0,0,3,2,0,5,0,0,5,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.44038,70.441856,"State: unknown","Not applicable","3 national INGO staff were killed and 2 wounded during an aerial bombardment of a project site at 11:15 on July 28, 2018 in Police District #03.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2635,2018,7,30,"South Sudan",Lakes,"Rumbek East","Akot, Atiaba",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.584522,29.952998,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national UN contracted driver was shot and killed by unknown assailants when his truck was ambushed between Atibab and Thon Aduel in Lakes District.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2506,2018,7,31,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Bihsud,Jalalabad,2,1,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,2,1,0,"Complex attack",Raid,"Project site",34.419849,70.472943,"Non-state armed group: Global","Islamic State (IS)","An attack on the Ministry of Refugees and Returnees office in Jalalabad killed at least fifteen people, including UN and INGO staff members. Another UN aid worker was wounded in the complex attack. It began when a suicide car bomb was detonated and followed by a gunfight that lastest several hours between Afghan security forces and two shooters that had taken hostages. Reportedly, as many as thirty people were wounded and no group has taken responsibility for the attack. The attack apparently took place during a meeting with NGOs working on refugee issues.",Yes,Media 2688,2018,8,1,Iraq,"Salah Al-Din",Balad,Dujail,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",33.85,44.233333,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Militia,"One national INGO staff member was shot and injured when caught in crossfire involving a local militia in a public location in Dujail, Saladin province.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2512,2018,8,1,"South Sudan","Western Equatoria","Mundri West",,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,5.348133,30.326254,Unknown,Unknown,"Three armed men stopped NGO staff members traveling from a field exercise in Mudri West and robbed the team. Two female staff members received minor injuries during the attack and were treated at Mudri. Personal belongings, programme related items, and cash were stolen.",Yes,"Official Report" 2513,2018,8,1,"Central African Republic",Basse-Kotto,Alindao,Alindao,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,5.037845,21.209981,Unknown,Unknown,"A national staff member of a local NGO was found dead on the road between Alindao airfield and the city center. His motorcycle was also found charred. No further details are available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2511,2018,8,2,Mali,Mopti,Douentza,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.210744,-1.988153,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was abducted by armed gunmen while he was traveling on public transportation in the Douentza Cercle, Boni-Monodoro axis. He was released unharmed on August 4th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2563,2018,8,2,Bangladesh,Chittagong,"Cox's Bazar","Sonadia Island",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,21.5019,91.8922,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","The body of one UN international staff member was found by a fishing boat near Sonadia Island by Cox's Bazar on August 2 at 11:30am, after being missing since July 30. Cause of death has not been released but local authorities arrested two individuals in connection with the murder as the investigation continues.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2725,2018,8,3,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Hama,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.1333,36.75,"Foreign or coalition forces",Unknown,"One male national NGO volunteer was killed during aerial bombardment, that was reported as attacks on the aid worker team.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2510,2018,8,3,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Masisi,Masisi,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,7,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.398474,28.814284,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Seven UN local implementing partners were abducted in North Kivu on August 2nd, 2018. The convoy of two vehicles was stopped by armed assailants East of Masisi center. The Congolese nationals were kidnapped but the two drivers and their vehicles were released. On August 3rd, two of the seven staff members were released after being seriously assaulted. They were treated for their wounds in Masisi. Reportedly a ransom has been requested for the remaining staff members.",Yes,"Official Report" 2514,2018,8,9,Somalia,Bay,Baydhaba,Miidowow,0,0,0,0,4,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,3.111621,43.491606,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Armed men reportedly abducted Somali Red Crescent staff members near Baidoa town on August 9th. The staff members were on a mission to provide aid to drought-affected beneficiaries when they were abducted from the camp at gunpoint during a food distribution operation. It's unclear who kidnapped the staff members but militants have previously carried out attacks in the region. The staff members were released on 23rd August 2018.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2516,2018,8,11,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Malakal,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,9.53082,31.65955,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)","One INGO national staff member was shot and wounded in Malakal on August 11th. The staff member was initially treated at an INGO clinic in Malakal before being evacuated to Juba for surgery. Allegedly, the shooter was an SPLA soldier.",Yes,"Official Report" 2599,2018,8,11,Somalia,Banadir,Banadir,Mogadishu,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,2,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.05003,45.322399,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two female health workers employed by a local NGO were abducted by an AOG. Local community members negotiated for their release. The staff members were held for approximately 36 hours.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2700,2018,8,15,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Public location",4.85,31.6,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Two male national INGO staff members were injured when a mob situation turned riot in Juba and they were assaulted.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2647,2018,8,17,"DR Congo","South Kivu",Uvira,"Ruzizi Plain",0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",-3.38413,29.1415,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Three INGO contractors were kidnapped during a raid on their project site in Uvira. The were released after several days.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2555,2018,8,19,"DR Congo",Tanganyika,Katanga,,0,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,-6.699833,29.498361,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mai Mai Militia","Four members of the Red Cross were reportedly kidnapped in Katanga state, Tanganyika province, by a group of Hapa Na Pale Mayi Mayi militants. It is unkown whether the members have been released.",Pending,Media 2556,2018,8,20,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",31.485479,34.48684,"Host State","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One male employee of an INGO was shot and killed by Isreali border soldiers in the Occupied Palestinian Territories for allegedly approaching the Gaza Strip/Israel border fence with a weapon.",Yes,Media 2665,2018,8,23,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pochalla,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Detention,Custody,7.18,34.1,"State: unknown","Not applicable","One national INGO staff driver was abducted when reportedly forced to transport government authorities on official business. On August 23 at 9:00LT, the staff member was requested at a local government office where his services were demanded. After his refusal was allegedly rejected, the INGO staff member transported authorities for three days where he was forced to cover his own living costs and was not allowed to contact his family. After completion of the request the staff member was released unharmed, but not compensated.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2519,2018,8,25,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,Bria,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,5.10223,20.41207,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two national staff members were reportedly killed during clashes between anti-Balaka elements and Rassemblement Patriotique pour le Renouveau de Centrafrique (RPRC) combatants in Bournou. Eleven other people were injured in the incident. It is currently unknown whether any of the injured are aid workers.",Yes,"Official Report" 2520,2018,8,29,Yemen,"Al Hodeidah","Al Tuhaytah",,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Road,14.18412,43.22871,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN contracted truck driver was hit during shelling and had to be hospitalized in Al-Khawkha. He was making his way from Aden to At-Tuhayta in an area controlled by the Internationally Recognized Government of Yemen (IRG). The driver is expected to recover.",Yes,"Official Report" 2522,2018,8,31,"South Sudan","Western Bahr el Ghazal",Raja,"Lol State",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,1,0,2,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,8.468179,25.677397,"Host State",Unknown,"Three national staff members (including one male driver) were physically assaulted when their vehicle was stopped by soldiers in Raja. The soldier's said that they stopped the vehicle because they refused to stop earlier when they passed through the town. Money was also taken from them. All three required medical attention for their wounds.",Yes,"Official Report" 2523,2018,9,2,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Lainya,"Limbe, Lainya-Yei Road",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Ambush,Road,7.170803,30.109512,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national staff member was killed when an armed group ambushed their vehicle south of Limbe on the Lainya-Yei road in Central Equatorial. The driver was able to get away and alert authorities in Limbe. SPLA soldiers recovered the victim's body and the vehicle at the scene.",Yes,"Official Report" 2550,2018,9,3,Mali,Bamako,Bamako,"Kalaban Koura",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,Home,12.35216,-7.986576,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","On September 3 the head of a national NGO was kidnapped from in front on his home in Kalaban Koura, Bamako, by unkown perpetrators posing in uniform. After a police operation the victim was released on September 9 and treated for minor injuries.",Pending,Media 2674,2018,9,4,Guatemala,"Guatemala City","Guatemala City","Guatemala City",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,14.613333,-90.535278,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO staff member was wounded after being attacked with a knife during an argument with an unknown individual, in Guatemala City.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2702,2018,9,10,Afghanistan,Paktika,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,32.5,68.8,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One international INGO staff member was reportedly kidnapped by Taliban members, due to mistaken identity. The staff member was travelling in Paktika Province when the road ambush occurred. He was released two days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2521,2018,9,12,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Golo,Daya,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,"Public location",,,"Non-state armed group: National","Sudan Liberation Movement/Army (SLA/AW)","One national INGO staff member was assaulted at Daya village in Golo area. The staff member was admitted to Golo hospital for treatment. The assailants were reportedly part of the SLA/AW. Further information about the reason behind this attack is not available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2690,2018,9,19,Iraq,Erbil,Erbil,Erbil,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack","Public location",36.316667,44,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One female national NGO staff member was sexually assaulted in Erbil, Iraq on September 19, 2018. The assault reportedly occurred in a marketplace and the perpetrator was an aggressive vendor.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2525,2018,9,19,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,Lekuangole,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",7.050637,33.008586,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national staff member was caught between inter-communal violence in Likuangole, Pibor County. The staff member sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound in the crossfire.",Yes,"Official Report" 2524,2018,9,24,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Gudelle,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,4.872864,31.551515,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO staff member was reportedly killed in Juba by gunmen during the night in the Gudele area of the city. Reportedly, the staff member was not the intended target of the shooting and the death was accidental.",Yes,"Official Report" 2933,2018,9,29,"Central African Republic",Basse-Kotto,Zangba,Zangba,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,4.45,20.983333,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO staff member was seriously wounded when armed men attacked an NGO office in Zangba.",Pending,ACLED 2708,2018,9,29,Somalia,Mudug,Jariban,Jariban,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",7.216667,48.85,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One male national INGO worker was seriously injured after being assaulted by a disgruntled aid recipient who was reportedly not included in an aid distribution.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2527,2018,10,2,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Butembo,,0,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",0.140692,29.335015,Unaffiliated,"Community members","Two members of the Red Cross were wounded when community members attacked them while they were performing safe Ebola burials in Butembo. They were treated in the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.",Yes,Media 2629,2018,10,3,Afghanistan,"Sar-e Pol",Sayyad,"Qara Khawal",0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,4,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",36.1317,65.554,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Four national NGO staff were abducted while conducting an assessment of a drought response project in Sayyad district, of Sar-e-pol province. Seven staff members were originally abducted in the incident, with three being released after several hours. The remaining four staff members were released 2 days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2604,2018,10,6,Afghanistan,Ghowr,"Lal wa Sarjangal",Lal,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,"Mob violence","Public location",34.4823,66.2724,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One female national INGO staff member was hit by crossfire during a mob incident and later died in the hospital on October 6, 2018. The mob reportedly erupted as the group tried to prevent the arrest of a local commander by the military.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2628,2018,10,8,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Pasaband,Sangan,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,33.4127,64.5123,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two national staff, one employed by a LNGO and one employed by an INGO, were abducted in Sangan, Ghor province. Following extensive negotiations between the anti-government kidnapper elements and the Herat access team, the two aid workers were released after 5 days.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2529,2018,10,16,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria","Kapoeta South",Kapoeta,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,4.771099,33.58823,Unknown,Unknown,"One local NGO staff member in Kapoeta was shot in the abdomen when armed assailants broke into the organization's compound. The staff member was taken to the hospital, but there is no further information about his prognosis. The motive for the attack is unknown at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2638,2018,10,17,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria","Kapoeta South",Kapoeta,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",4.775,33.59,Unknown,Unknown,"Two aid workers were attacked and seriously injured when they were attacked after stopping their aid convoy in a camp in Kapoeta for the night. The international staff member was evacuated to Juba and later to Nairobi for further treatment. The national UN contracted driver received medical treatment at a local hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2675,2018,10,17,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Ayod,Jiech,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Unknown,8.366917,31.136611,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national INGO staff member was taken by an opposition group after a dispute regarding the INGO project's drilling equipment in Jiech, Jonglei state. The staff member was released after 2 weeks, but had injuries to various parts of his body.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2528,2018,10,17,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria","Kapoeta South",Kapoeta,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Home,4.771099,33.58823,Unknown,Unknown,"An international NGO staff member was shot by armed assailants in Hai Malakal, Kapoeta in Eastern Equatorial. The victim, who was at home at the time, was admitted to a hospital in Kapoeta and later evacuated to Nairobi for further medical treatment. The motive for the incident is unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 2652,2018,10,18,Yemen,Amran,Raydah,"Al Dairi Road",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",15.566667,49.233334,Unaffiliated,"Community members","One male national contractor was shot at the INGO's project site after being assaulted by individuals from the local community. The motive for the attack is unknown. The incident occurred in or close to Raydah.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2625,2018,10,23,Kenya,Kisumu,Kisumu,Kisumu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",-0.10309,34.756062,Unknown,Unknown,"A male staff member of an INGO was attacked by unknown assailants near his residence during the evening. The attack led to severe head injuries and a crack on his skull.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2641,2018,10,23,Ethiopia,"East Hararge",Chinaksen,Chinaksen,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Project site",9.5,42.7,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national UN contracted driver was shot and seriously wounded while distributing food in an IDP camp in Chinaksen.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2595,2018,10,23,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,"Kouango Sous","Between Chenda and Kedja 2 (approx. 18km from Kouango)",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.967183,20.093937,Unknown,Unknown,"Two national male INGO staff members were assaulted during a robbery. The theft occurred on the road while they were traveling between Chenda and Kedja village. The staff members were assaulted after valuables were taken.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2535,2018,10,24,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Fangak,"Juaibor Payam",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,9.407323,31.162239,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","An NGO national staff member was shot dead in the line of duty in what was a revenge killing in Fangak, Jonglei.",Yes,"Official Report" 2532,2018,10,25,Afghanistan,Kundoz,Khanabad,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,36.603113,69.104049,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","The body of one INGO staff member was found in Khanabad District not far from where he was abducted from by anti-government elements on October 25th.",Yes,"Official Report" 2564,2018,10,25,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Malakal,,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,9.53082,31.65955,Unknown,Unknown,"One male security guard reportedly sustained injuries that required medical attention after a group of three males assaulted him at the PoC gate in Malakal. A UN contractor was also involved in the assault, but did not sustain injuries (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2531,2018,10,28,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Lainya,Werjik,0,11,0,0,0,0,1,0,9,10,0,0,1,1,1,0,10,11,9,2,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,4.34307,31.07268,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","An INGO convoy was attacked traveling on the Juba-Lainya road by several armed men at Kwerjik. One INGO national staff member was killed and ten other staff members were abducted. Seventeen staff members that were part of the convoy were able to flee and reach the South Sudan Peoples Defence Force (SSPDF) camp. All the abducted staff members were later released.",Yes,"Official Report" 2932,2018,10,31,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Batangafo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",7.3,18.3,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO motorcycle driver delivered vaccines to a hospital in Batangafo. After the delivery he stopped at an IDP site at 10:00pm where he had an altercation with a group of men for unknown reasons and was hit on the head with a machete.",Yes,ACLED 2533,2018,10,31,"South Sudan",Unity,Leer,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",8.304913,30.141992,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO security guard was attacked in Leer while he was off-duty and standing behind the INGO's compound. He sustained serious injuries and was taken to a medical facility for treatment. The suspects escaped.",Yes,"Official Report" 2626,2018,11,1,Tanzania,Mbeye,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,14.77482,-16.36052,Unknown,Unknown,"A female security guard at an INGO office was attacked by unidentified armed assailants and suffered knife injuries to her head and face.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2534,2018,11,2,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,"Bentiu, Nimni Road Junction",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,9.29502,29.964754,Unknown,Unknown,"An NGO vehicle was ambushed by armed men while travelling from Koch at the Nimni road junction. Two people were hurt in the attack, one was an NGO staff member. They were admitted to the hospital in Bentiu to have their gunshot wounds treated.",Yes,"Official Report" 2663,2018,11,4,Cameroon,North,Benoue,"Garoua, Quartier Yeloua",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,9.3,13.4,Unknown,Unknown,"Two international INGO staff were assaulted and robbed of their phones. One staff member was hit by a perpetrator and required stitches on the wound.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2687,2018,11,4,Afghanistan,Paktika,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Ambush,Road,32.5,68.8,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One national INGO staff member while travelling through Paktika province, was kidnapped and subsequently murdered by his captors. Reports indicate the motive is unknown, but the perpetrators are Taliban members.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2536,2018,11,10,Sudan,Warrap,Abyei,"Agok, Wunpeth",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",12.0126,27.73993,Unknown,Unknown,"Near Agok Sector South, a security guard working for an INGO was shot by an unknown gunman from behind at Wunpeth town while off duty. He died at the hospital. The incident is being investigated by police with UNISFA assistance.",Yes,"Official Report" 2542,2018,11,10,Kenya,Garissa,,Ruqa,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-1.639904,40.312878,Unknown,Unknown,"One Red Cross (RC) staff member was wounded when assailants opened fire on the RC vehicle, which was traveling in Ruqa, Garissa County. The team was traveling Masalani to Ijara to conduct assessments on projects that they were implementing in the towns. The shots came from the bush. The injured staff member was evacuated to Malindi for further treatment. The rest of the team were not physically injured and received psychosocial support.",Yes,Media 2636,2018,11,11,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Boguila,Nangha,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.53,16.32,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national UN contracted staff member was shot and killed during an ambush. He was travelling on the road between Bassangoa and Paoua when his truck carrying food items was ambushed by unknown assailants.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2539,2018,11,11,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,Goma,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Unknown,Unknown,Unknown,-1.554059,29.189061,Unknown,Unknown,"The head of a local NGO was reported missing in Goma. For the purposes of the AWSD, this incident was listed as a kidnapping, however, that has not been confirmed and, therefore, the designation is likely to change. According to reports, she is mentioned as being an activist. Whether that had something to do with her disappearance cannot be confirmed.",Yes,"Official Report" 2541,2018,11,12,Mali,Gao,Gao,Gao,9,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,9,0,9,0,9,0,9,9,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,"Public location",16.28348,-0.04271,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Group to Support Islam and Muslims (GSIM)","9 international UN demining contractors were among those wounded after a vehicle-borne suicide attack by the Group to Support Islam and Muslims (GSIM), exploded in a residential area of Gao. One of the staff members was seriously hurt even though they all required medical attention. Two other UN peacekeepers were killed and 16 others (including the aid workers) were hospitalized.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2538,2018,11,15,"DR Congo",Tanganyika,Kalemie,"Between Fatuma and Maendeleo",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-5.993502,29.163729,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were killed in an ambush while travelling by motorcycle between Fatuma and Maendeleo village along the Kalemie-Moba road axis. The bodies were recovered and brought back to Kalemie on November 17th, 2018. The means of attack consisted of bodily assault by stabbing and shooting. It is currently unknown who the perpetrators were and what the motive was for the attack.",Yes,"Official Report" 2557,2018,11,15,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Suhara,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",36.11,36.5,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male NGO staff was shot and killed by incidental crossfire after a weapon was fired at a wedding in Suhara town, in Western Aleppo governate.",Pending,Media 2547,2018,11,18,Mexico,Guerrero,Taxco,"San Juan Teneria",0,0,4,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,0,0,0,0,1,3,0,4,3,1,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",18.593416,-99.692483,Criminal,Unknown,"One Red Cross volunteer handing out winter supplies (NFI distributions) was shot and killed when a distribution site was attacked. Nine other staff members were also injured, with two male employees and one female employee requiring medical attention for serious leg wounds. The attack on the aid station in San Juan Tener",Yes,Media 2537,2018,11,20,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Hai Lokilili",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,"Public location",4.837629,31.548639,Criminal,Unknown,"One national NGO contracted driver was heading home (most likely on foot) when he was attacked by a criminal gang that brandished machetes. This was a violent assault which led to the hospitalization of the driver. The incident occurred in the Hai Loklili residential area, close to Jebek Kujur in Central Equatorial. The motive for the attack is unknown.",Yes,"Official Report" 2540,2018,11,20,Kenya,Chakama,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Public location",-3.117136,39.627166,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One female international staff member of an INGO was kidnapped by armed men that are suspected of being al-Shabaab militants. The attack occurred when the group raided Chakama, a coastal town in Kenya. During the attack, five other people were shot. According to reports, the militants were demanding money from the local populace and then decided to take the staff member. There is conflicting information on whether the abducted staff member was the area director of the INGO or a volunteer.",Yes,Media 2630,2018,11,23,"El Salvador","San Salvador",Panchimalco,Apopa,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Ambush,Road,13.48,-89.183,Criminal,MS-13,"One female UN Agency staff member was robbed and raped by a supposed MS-13 gang member while on her way to the organization office. The assailant threatened the staff member with a knife during the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2543,2018,11,24,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bocaranga,Gbama,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",7.299303,15.528852,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"Two INGO local staff members were kidnapped in Gbama village, Haute-Kotto prefecture. Reports say that they were abducted by anti-Balaka fighters as they were providing vaccinations to children in the village. The aid workers were also tortured. They were released on 03/12.",Yes,"Official Report" 2655,2018,11,28,Bangladesh,Chittagong,Chittagong,Chittagong,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",22.366667,91.8,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member on security duty, was injured during a robbery attempt on a project site in Chittagong, Bangladesh. Although the assault was minor, the staff member required medical attention for his injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2544,2018,11,29,"Syrian Arab Republic","Deir ez-Zor","Deir ez-Zor",Thiban,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,36.662982,39.069734,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One local driver of an NGO was wounded in a drive-by-shooting Incident in Deir Ezzor when the multi-agency convoy that he was part of was targeted by unknown armed men. Three motorcycles were driven by the assailants, who opened fire as the convoy was travelling through Thiban. The wounded driver was taken to the hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2617,2018,11,29,Iraq,Baghdad,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,33.312805,44.361488,"Host state",Unknown,"An armed raid on the organization's office by a state authority resulted in one national staff member being wounded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2545,2018,12,4,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Afrin,Jendaires,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",36.39465,36.6894,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national NGO staff member was killed in an IED explosion in Jendeires town while he was on duty.",Yes,Media 2546,2018,12,7,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Torit,Torit,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,"Public location",4.40998,32.574711,Unknown,Unknown,"A male UN agency national staff member was assaulted and robbed of his cellphone and cash by two unknown perpetrators in the street while travelling home from town at 8:30pm in Torit. The staff member suffered minor injuries and was treated locally for them.",Yes,"Official Report" 2548,2018,12,17,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Masisi,Loashi,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-1.360432,28.79195,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male UN Agency driver was shot and killed during an ambush of their 2-vehicle convoy, roughly 70km north-west of Goma at Loashi at 8:30am. The food distribution mission aimed to reached Nyabiondo, but was reportedly ambushed by three armed men in civilian clothes.",Yes,"Official Report" 2567,2018,12,17,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Yei,Yei,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,4.092673,30.677393,Unaffiliated,Spouse,"One male national NGO staff was assaulted and had his fingers broken by the husband of another female staff member at the husbands home in Yei. Due to a personal grievance the female staff and the male staff member where detained and reportedly tortured by the female staff members husband. The female staff member did not require medical attention, but both staff members were suspended during the investigation.",Yes,"Official Report" 2640,2018,12,21,Uganda,Northern,Yumbe,Bidibidi,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,1,0,1,0,3,0,3,0,0,3,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",3.53,31.35,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","In total 13 UN staff members were caught amongst a mob inside the Bidi Bidi Refugee settlement. 5 staff members were able to escape, and 3 were injured by crude weapons and required medical attention. Vehicles were also damaged during the mob violence.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2648,2018,12,22,Tanzania,Kigoma,Nduta,"Nduta Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",-3.689481,30.784619,Unknown,Unknown,"One guard was seriously assaulted at a Nduta camp by a group of individuals that ran away after the attack. The staff member had to be hospitalized for several days. The motive for the attack is not known.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2551,2018,12,26,Pakistan,Balochistan,Quetta,Quetta,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,30.221951,67.023048,Unknown,Unknown,"One female NGO employee working on a Polio program was shot and killed by unknown perpetrators.",Yes,"Official Report" 2569,2019,1,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Kidnap-killing,Unknown,Unknown,35.810357,36.612625,Unknown,Unknown,"One aid worker was abducted and killed during the week of January 1-6 (exact date unknown) in the Idlib region of Syria. Gender/organization/exact location unknown at this time. Information received from a public UN press briefing.",Yes,Media 2858,2019,1,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,"Jebel Samaan","Daret Izza",0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",36.2849665,36.8519377,"Non-state armed group: National","Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS)","One male national INGO staff was killed and two others wounded when an armed group affiliated with Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) stormed the INGO supported hospital and began shooting randomly. Focal Point reports indicate, clashes erupted between armed factions near Daret Izza town in Aleppo Governate, and the hospital was hit with shelling and small arms fire. Some staff were evacuated, but others were not able to leading to the injuries and death.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2558,2019,1,5,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Batangafo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,7.300804,18.288171,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male INGO staff member was shot by a group of armed men who entered the INGO compound in Batangafo by force and demanded to see the field coordinator. Once their request was denied, the group opened fire shooting the staff member. They then fired an RPG and fled. MINUSCA responded and transported the injured staff member to the hospital where he died of his injuries. Seven INGO staff members were transported out of the compound to an temporary location for security.",Yes,"Official Report" 2588,2019,1,7,Iraq,Nineveh,Mosul,Mosul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,36.341584,43.129139,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"One male guard at an IDP camp south of Mosul was reportedly taken into custody after refusing entry into the camp by a group of armed local police in an armored vehicle. Information from the reports outlined this refusal was in accordance with the April 2017 government directive barring armed personnel from entering camps. After the guard left work at the camp he was arrested on allegations of ISIS affiliation, and later beaten as well as robbed at the local police station. He was reportedly released later that night after colleague intervention.",Yes,Media 2979,2019,1,8,Guatemala,Solola,Solola,Solola,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,14.766667,-91.183333,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO male staff member was injured after he was assaulted by unknown perpetrators who ambushed a bus and robbed its passengers. The bus was travelling from Solola to Chimaltenango, when 6 passengers began shooting on the bus, threatening the passengers, and disrupting the route. The staff member had his injuries checked at a medical clinic.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2908,2019,1,10,Yemen,Hajjah,Hajjah,"Kuaidenah Market",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Road,15.7030403,43.6039301,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male INGO contracted truck driver was assaulted and injured by a mob of 50 civilians in the Kuaidenah Market. Reports indicate 50% of the truck contents were taken by the mob.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2917,2019,1,12,Yemen,Sa'dah,Sa'dah,Sabha,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,27.0365406,14.4290236,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Tuareg tribe","Three UN agency contracted truck drivers were kidnapped by a NSAG suspected to be connected with the Tuarge tribe. They were held until January 19 and released after negotiations.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2566,2019,1,15,"Central African Republic",Bangui,Bangui,Bangui,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.394673,18.558189,Criminal,Unknown,"One male UN international staff member was injured when shot during a carjacking incident at the 14 villas neighbourhood of Bangui. After injuring him in the leg, the two unknown assailants fled the scene with the staff members vehicle, which was later recovered by security forces in the Yasmadi neighbourhood of Bangui. The international staff member was treated at a hospital and is in stable condition.",Yes,"Official Report" 2980,2019,1,17,Philippines,"South Cotabato",Polomolok,Polomolok,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,6.22,125.07,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff members travelling by motorbike in Polomolok were shot when unknown perpetrators on separate motorbikes ambushed the staff members, killing one and seriously injuring the other. Once the injured staff regained consciousness he realized all their belongings were taken including their motorbike.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2568,2019,1,18,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Bambari,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,Raid,Home,5.767948,20.675651,Unknown,Unknown,"One male humanitarian staff was killed during a violent burglary of his home in Bambari.",Yes,Media 2958,2019,1,19,"Cote D'Ivoire",Abidjan,Abidjan,Abidjan,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Individual attack","Public location",5.316667,-4.033333,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was injured during an armed robbery.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2610,2019,1,19,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Bambari,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,5.767948,20.675651,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Union for Peace in the Central African Republic (UPC)","One INGO staff member and a local teacher (not counted here) were reportedly killed amidst a barrage of gunfire on January 19, 2019, in Bambari Town. Reports indicate UCP militants and UN soldiers were present in the area and involved in the violent clash.",Pending,Media 2847,2019,1,20,Tanzania,Kigoma,,Kibondo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,-4.08,31.01,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO security guard was injured during a break in and was admitted to the hospital for his injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2971,2019,1,23,Mali,Gao,,"Mamadou Talatou",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,16.2716694,-0.04472,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One INGO national staff member was assaulted and injured after a group of 7 people were ambushed at an illegal checkpoint in Mamadou Talatou, Gao.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2875,2019,1,24,Bangladesh,Chittagong,"Cox's Bazar",Ukhia,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,21.2237441,92.1057549,Criminal,"Bandits ","One national male INGO staff member was injured when unknown criminal bandits raided the office compound in Ukhia area of Cox's Bazar.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2570,2019,1,26,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,Jalalabad,Jalalabad,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,34.44038,70.441856,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national staff was injured when a magnetic IED, attached to a UN implementing partner vehicle responsible for mine clearance, detonated, also killing a dependent of the staff member (not counted here) in the vehicle.",Yes,"Official Report" 2575,2019,1,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,Aleppo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Detention,Custody,36.202106,37.134258,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male NGO volunteer was kidnapped by unknown perpetrators and shot and killed after being held for one week.",Yes,Media 2860,2019,1,27,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Goma,"Goma - Sake road",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.640183,29.178362,Criminal,Unknown,"One male INGO national staff member was kidnapped by a suspected criminal group on the road between Goma and Sake. The staff member was among 6 other passengers travelling in private vehicles when they were ambushed near the forest. After the kidnappers made contact with the staff members wife and requested ransom, he was released the following afternoon.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2642,2019,1,28,Yemen,Sana'a,"Bani Al Hadith","Amanat Al Asimah",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,1,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Public location",15.348333,44.206389,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One female INGO director was reportedly summoned for questioning by Houthi rebels to their headquarters on January 28 in Sanaa, and after not returning to the organization was assumed kidnapped by the rebels. She was released on February 16, 2019 after international diplomatic pressure.",Yes,Media 2611,2019,1,28,Uganda,Gulu,Gulu,Gulu,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",2.77162,32.297421,Unknown,Unknown,"Two male national INGO guards were assaulted and injured when a group of unknown assailants raided the INGO office in Gulu city on January 28, 2019 at 2:00am local time. Reports indicate organization resources estimated at millions of shilings were damaged during the incident. The two staff members were treated at the Victory Medical Center after the attack.",Yes,Media 2952,2019,2,1,Ethiopia,"Addis Ababa","Addis Ababa","Addis Ababa",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",9.03,38.74,Unknown,Unknown,"One international male INGO staff member was choked by a perpetrator on the street until he lost consciousness. He was then robbed of all belongings.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2981,2019,2,1,"Sri Lanka",Uva,Monaragala,Kotaweheragala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,6.7307932,81.1216761,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male INGO staff member was assaulted by an angry individual in Kotaweheragala while visiting the house of a client. He was admitted to the Sirigala Hospital for treatment of injuries to his face.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2906,2019,2,2,Bangladesh,Chittagong,Chittagong,Chittagong,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,22.366667,91.8,Unknown,Unknown,"One female INGO staff member was taken from her house in Chittagong by 7 masked men at 6:30pm. The unknown men forcibly covered her face and dragged her out of her house to a nearby field. The perpetrators assaulted and robbed the staff member, cut her hair, threatened her to stop working for the INGO and get married. Focal point reports also indicate the staff member explained other members of her family had been threatened and assaulted in recent months.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2905,2019,2,5,Bangladesh,Chittagong,"Cox's Bazar",Thainghkhali,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,21.43392,91.98703,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","1 INGO national staff was wounded after mob violence among unaffiliated civilians erupted on the main road to Thainghkhali, near Cox's Bazar. Focal point reports indicate, a group of civilians were stopping buses and INGO vehicles insisting ID's and documents be checked. The staff member was beaten and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, where he was released later the same day. 4 staff members of a separate INGO were also assaulted but we are uable to confirm the extent of their injuries at this time.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2677,2019,2,5,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,Tako,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",0.4833,29.45,Unaffiliated,"Community members","One Ebola response team member was assaulted and injured when a group of local residents clashed with aid workers after the transfer of an Ebola case to Tako village in Beni Territory. The organization is listed as other due to likely World Bank funding.",Yes,"Official Report" 2902,2019,2,8,Sudan,"South Darfur",Nyala,Nyala,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",12.0488796,24.8806896,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO staff member was shot and killed when an unknown civilian entered the INGO compound in Nyala and began shooting.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2972,2019,2,8,Mali,Mopti,,,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,3,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.4842997,-4.18296,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","3 male INGO national staff members were kidnapped by an armed group in the area while travelling through Mopti region. They were held for 5 days then released.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2576,2019,2,8,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Abar,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,14.79209,44.294258,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"One male and one female national humanitarian workers were reportedly shot and killed by a Houthi sniper while delivering aid in the Abar area east of the city of Taiz.",Yes,Media 2612,2019,2,8,Yemen,Sa'dah,"Al Hashawah","Al Akaik",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,15.328226,45.874382,"Foreign or coalition forces","Saudi-led Coalition (SLC)","One national male UN contracted staff was injured when his truck carrying aid was reportedly hit by an SLC airstrike in Al Hashawah district, on route to Al Akaik. All commodities in the truck were totally damaged.",Yes,"Official Report" 2993,2019,2,11,"DR Congo",Lualaba,Lubudi,Fungurume,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,Home,-10.6197026,26.3190398,Unknown,Unknown,"One male INGO staff member was shot in the leg in his home after a group of unknown perpetrators broke into his home to steal goods and a cash wedding dowry.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2890,2019,2,14,Sudan,Khartoum,Khartoum,Khartoum,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Office/compound,15.5517702,32.5324097,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male national INGO staff member was wounded when a civilian attacked him in the office compound in Khartoum.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2584,2019,2,18,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Idlib,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Unknown,"Project site",35.825691,36.682449,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national NGO volunteer was critically wounded after a VBIED exploded, while carrying out humanitarian duties in Idlib. The volunteer is reportedly in a coma due to these injuries.",Yes,Media 2711,2019,2,19,"Burkina Faso",Soum,Djibo,"Between Kaya and Djibo",0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,1,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.480656,-1.558156,Unknown,Unknown,"A Red Cross vehicle was ambushed on route between Kaya and Djibo. Unknown perpetrators kidnapped three Red Cross staff and their driver. One staff was released on March 23, 2019, another on April 29, 2019, and one remains in captivity as of June 2020.",Yes,ACLED 2585,2019,2,21,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Bor,Bor,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",6.203993,31.558729,"Aid recipient","Internally Displaced People (IDPs)","One INGO staff member distributing food in the morning inside the PoC site was assaulted by an IDP. The reason for the assault is unknown, and the staff member's minor injuries were treated locally.",Yes,"Official Report" 2852,2019,2,24,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Lubero,Kaseghe,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Combat/Crossfire,Road,-0.1549602,29.2437011,Unknown,Unknown,"One UN agency contracted driver transporting 33 tons of food from Goma to Mangina was killed near the town of Kasegha, south of Lubero. Focal point reports indicate the driver exited the vehicle for a rest and a nearby grenade unearthed on the road by a construction worker exploded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2884,2019,2,27,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,Bria,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",6.5423298,21.98633,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male INGO staff member was assaulted and injured after an INGO project site was raided.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2586,2019,2,28,Somalia,Gedo,Garbahaarey,,0,0,6,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,0,0,0,0,6,6,0,0,6,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,2.76956,42.06527,"Non-state armed group: National",Unknown,"6 national aid workers have reportedly been kidnapped in the Gedo region of Somalia. Initial reports indicate around 10 people were taken, but some managed to escape and alert authorities. Although no group has officially taken responsibility, Al Shabaab is being blamed.",Yes,Media 2589,2019,3,1,Yemen,Lahij,"Al Qabbaytah","Al Huwaimi",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Landmine ",Ambush,Road,13.376944,44.478333,Unknown,Unknown,"An INGO contracted truck struck a landlmine while passing by Al-Huwaimi village on March 1, injuring two. No further details available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2607,2019,3,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",,,,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35,38,Unknown,Unknown,"One male International staff member died while working in a medical facility in a refugee camp when the area was hit by an airstrike. Details regarding the exact date/location and administration within the camp is unknown at this time.",Yes,Media 2874,2019,3,3,Jordan,Zarqa,Azraq,"Azraq Refugee Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",31.9054,36.5809,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"One national male INGO staff member was assaulted by an angry beneficiary for unknown reasons in the Azraq Refugee Camp.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2914,2019,3,4,Uganda,Western,Kyegegwa,Kyegegwa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",1.415,34.515,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One INGO reception centre guard was injured when he was attacked by a group of nearby male civilians. INGO staff were attempting to instruct a woman on infant bathing safety, when she became irritable. As the group of nearby men heard the issue they approached the staff holding knives. The staff fled and the nearby guard attempted to control the mob when he was stabbed. He was taken to a health facility where he received medical attention.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2916,2019,3,7,Ethiopia,Tigray,Mi'irabawi,Shire,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",14.1056708,38.2849463,Unknown,Unknown,"One male INGO national staff member was seriously injured when a group of four unknown perpetrators attacked him at a mini bus stop in Shire. The staff was assaulted and robbed, suffering a fractured hip among other injuries.",Yes,"Focal Point" 3011,2019,3,9,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Ariha,Mintar,0,0,3,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.8142,36.32,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three male NGO staff members were hit during a Russian coalition airstrike of Mintar village in Idlib. One staff lost his life and the other two were seriously injured.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2915,2019,3,10,Uganda,Western,Kyegegwa,Kyegegwa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",1.415,34.515,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"One male INGO guard at a refugee camp in Kyegegwa was injured when a refugee cut him with a razor blade after mob violence erupted over missing documentation.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2590,2019,3,10,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Hama,Murek,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,35.22,35.41,"Host state","Syrian Armed Forces","One male NGO volunteer was killed after the organization's center in Murek, Hama was reportedly targeted by regime artillery.",Yes,Media 2883,2019,3,11,"Burkina Faso",Soum,Djibo,Djibo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,14.1005099,-1.6226538,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was kidnapped on the road in Djibo, Soum by unknown perpetrators. Focal point reports indicate the staff are now safe.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2853,2019,3,11,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria","Bahr Al Jabal",Mogiri,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,"4.846687 ",31.852221,Criminal,Unknown,"One UN agency contracted truck driver carrying commodities was ambushed by unknown criminal elements near Mogiri on the Juba-Terekeka road to Bor. He was kidnapped and held for three days, released on March 13.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2717,2019,3,12,"Central African Republic",Haute-Kotto,Bria,Bria,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Kidnap-killing,Raid,"Project site",6.514587,21.960187,"Non-state armed group: National","The Popular Front for the Rebirth of Central African Republic (FPRC)","One male national INGO staff member died after being reportedly beaten and tortured by FPRC Fighters southwest of Bria city in Piya District. The staff member and other employees were working on a well project when the rebel fighters approached the project site at 11:00am LT and demanded information about a supposed theft of boots/flashlights and missing rangers. When the group of staff were not able to provide any useful information, the staff member was taken and killed.",Yes,ACLED 2880,2019,3,14,Afghanistan,Ghowr,"Char Sada","Char Sada center",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Complex attack",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",34.9197738,65.2909179,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One male NGO security guard at a healthy facility in Char Sada, was killed when clashes between the Taliban and the Afghan National Army (ANA) erupted in the area around the project site.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2601,2019,3,15,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Bamara-Kassai,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",7.390836,18.392444,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO employee was shot and wounded by two armed assailants while reportedly distributing food near Bamara-Kassai (17km North of Batangafo). The staff member was evacuated to Batangafo for medical attention, and the assailants fled before a UN patrol arrived.",Yes,"Official Report" 2968,2019,3,19,"DR Congo",Kinshasa,Kinshasa,Kinshasa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",4.325,15.322222,Criminal,Unknown,"One female INGO national staff member was robbed and beaten by criminals and left by the Congo river.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2602,2019,3,19,Yemen,"Al Hodeidah","Al Hodeidah","Al Hodeidah",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,14.7909,42.9709,Unknown,Unknown,"One female INGO national employee was killed when she was hit by shrapnel while standing on the roof of her house in Hodeidah. Her sister, also on the roof, was wounded (not counted here).",Yes,Media 2609,2019,3,24,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,Butembo,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Unknown,Unknown,0.129899,29.292641,"Aid recipient","Ebola victim families ","One UN staff member was assaulted by a group of Butembo residents and alleged family members of an Ebola victim. A total of three UN staff were assaulted, with only one injured and treated at the local Ebola treatment center. This incident follows a trend of numerous attacks on aid workers in North Kivu throughout March 2019.",Yes,"Official Report" 2982,2019,3,25,Bolivia,"Santa Cruz",Gutierrez,Gutierrez,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,17.8,-63.183333,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO male guard was injured after being hit in the head with a shovel by 4 unknown perpetrators who raided the office in Gutierrez. The intruders stole motorcycles, cellphones and laptops.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2608,2019,3,26,Yemen,Sa'dah,"Kitaf wa Al Boqe'e",Kitaf,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,1,0,1,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",17.033027,44.107973,"Foreign or coalition forces","Saudi-led Coalition (SLC)","One health worker and one guard at the INGO supported Ritaf rural hospital were killed during an airstrike on March 26, 2019. An explosion occurred when a missile reportedly struck the gas station near the entrance to hospital, approximately 60 miles from the city of Saada in northwest Yemen, at 9:30am. Seven people died in the blast including four children and the two staff members (only staff counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2614,2019,3,27,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","West Bank",Dheisha,"Dheisha Refugee Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",31.413847,35.110296,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One male national INGO volunteer was reportedly shot and killed by Israeli forces during a clash at the Dheisha refugee camp south of Bethlehem in the West Bank. Reports outline the volunteer paramedic was working within the camp, when others in the area throwing rocks prompted a response from Israeli soldiers.",Yes,Media 2983,2019,3,29,"Sri Lanka","North Central",Anuradhapura,Galnewa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,8.0369211,80.4725346,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male INGO was assaulted by an individual after he visited a clients house to collect payments. The staff member's neck was injured and he spent 2 days in the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2613,2019,3,30,"Central African Republic",Ouaka,Bambari,Pavika,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,5.513779,20.827387,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was injured when armed assailants reportedly began shooting at the group riding motorcycles around 1:10pm. The staff member and 3 others were travelling near the town of Pavika on the Alindao-Bangassou axis, when their group was attacked on the road. The injured staff member was admitted to a local hospital for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2678,2019,3,31,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Butembo,"Mwemero Cellule",0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",0.15,29.283333,Unaffiliated,"Community members","Two Ebola response team members were assaulted and injured by a group of local residents in Butembo. The team was preforming a burial of one Ebola victim in Mwemero Cellule, Wayene Quarter, Bulengera Commune of Butembo, when they were attacked. The injured staff were taken to the Butembo Ebola sub-coordination office for first aid. Organization is listed as other due to likely World Bank funding.",Yes,"Official Report" 2891,2019,4,3,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Butembo,Butembo,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,3,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Office/compound,0.14164,29.2911701,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Three female national staff members of an INGO were wounded when civilian mob violence erupted in the office compound in Butembo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2973,2019,4,3,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Between Pot au Paix and Port au Prince",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,19.356047,-72.583995,Criminal,Unknown,"2 male INGO national staff members were injured after being shot at an illegal criminal checkpoint while travelling between Port au Paix and Port au Prince.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2646,2019,4,4,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Batangafo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.3,18.3,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male INGO staff member was shot and killed while travelling by Bolhom village at approximately 6:00am. The staff members motorcycle was also taken by the unknown perpetrators.",Yes,"Official Report" 2984,2019,4,4,Burundi,Muyinga,Buhinyuza,Butihinda,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Combat/Crossfire,Home,-2.718,30.318556,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male INGO staff member and his family were caught in a complex armed group attack in Buhinyuza. His wife was shot and the staff member was injured after grenade blasts hit the home.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2892,2019,4,6,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Butembo,Butembo,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",0.14164,29.2911701,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Two male national INGO staff were wounded when a civilian assaulted them at a project site in Butembo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2854,2019,4,9,Afghanistan,Kandahar,Khakrez,"Nasar village area",0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,"31.7880105 ",65.5707852,Unknown,Unknown,"Four male NGO staff members travelling in a person vehicle in Khakrez district, Kandahar, were kidnapped by unknown armed perpetrators. They were released unharmed 7 days later.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2955,2019,4,12,Mexico,"Mexico City","Mexico City","Mexico City",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Raid,Unknown,19.433333,-99.133333,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was assaulted by two men and robbed in a supermarket.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2656,2019,4,18,Mali,Mopti,Douentza,"Kerena village",0,2,1,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.083333,-2.666667,Unknown,Unknown,"On April 17 between the towns of Douentza and Boni in Kerena village, 2 INGO staff members and 1 local NGO (all national staff) were kidnapped by unknown armed men. The NGO staff member was released days later on April 22, and the INGO staff were released on July 31 (3.5 months later).",Yes,"Official Report" 2653,2019,4,19,Nigeria,Kaduna,Kajuru,"Kajuru Castle",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",10.312581,7.679319,Unknown,Unknown,"On April 19 2019 at 11:40 pm LT, armed assailants entered a hotel resort in Kaduna state and began shooting, killing two individuals including one female international INGO aid worker. After firing at hotel guests the armed assailants reportedly took away three people, whose whereabouts are unknown at the time of writing.",Yes,Media 2654,2019,4,19,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,Butembo,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,1,1,1,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",0.127778,29.2875,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","On April 19 2019, one male international UN aid worker was shot and killed, while another male national staff member was shot and wounded. The perpetrators reported to be armed militia, attacked the Ebola treatment group in Butembo with indiscriminate use of firearms. Attacks on Ebola response aid workers have recently been common in areas of the DRC affected, causing some medical INGOs to withdraw.",Yes,Media 2693,2019,4,19,Cameroon,Southwest,Fako,Buea,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Road,4.166667,9.233333,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national NGO driver was kidnapped near the Mermoz Hotel, 1.3km from the UN office in Buea town. The staff and the family members (not counted here) taken with him were held for 2 days by a non-state armed group active in the area.",Yes,Media 2657,2019,4,22,Kenya,"East Lamu",,Mbwajumwali,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",-2.0789,41.1338,Unknown,Unknown,"One female Red Cross volunteer was attacked by unknown assailants with a large knife while closing her store, unrelated to Red Cross activities, in Mbwajumwali village at 11:00pm. Media reports indicate the volunteer was killed after suffering several large and serious lacerations. There is an ongoing police investigation",Yes,Media 2659,2019,4,23,Haiti,West,"Port au Prince","Port au Prince",1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,18.533333,-72.333333,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national UN staff member was travelling from the airport in Port-Au-Prince in a private vehicle, when the car was attacked during a traffic stop. Due to traffic the car was stopped on Sans Fil road near Rue Saint- Martin, when two armed assailants demanding personnel belongings from the individuals in the vehicle shot into the car. The staff member was rushed to the hospital after being shot, but succumbed to his wounds during surgery. An investigation is ongoing.",Yes,"Official Report" 2710,2019,4,24,"DR Congo","North Kivu",,Walikale,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-1.384977,28.092944,Unknown,Unknown,"2 national INGO staff members were ambushed approximately 18km outside the city of Walikale on the Malikale-Masisi road, while returning from Mpofi. During the ambush the 2 staff members were kidnapped by unknown perpetrators. The staff were later released.",Yes,ACLED 2676,2019,4,25,Pakistan,Balochistan,"Killa Abdullah","Sultan Zai",2,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0,1,1,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",30.631561,66.736965,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One female polio vaccination team member was shot and killed, and another injured, while administering the vaccine in the remote village of Sultan Zai, 100km Northwest of Quetta, Balochistan. The team was ambushed in the village by unknown armed assailants, who began shooting at the group. There were reports of four other attacks on polio vaccination teams that week in Pakistan.",Yes,Media 2885,2019,4,26,Niger,Diffa,,"Maine Soroa",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Other Explosives",Raid,Office/compound,13.2143917,12.0289902,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national INGO watchman was injured when his INGO base was attacked by unknown perpetrators in Maine Soroa, Diffa. Reports indicate 3 months after this incident, due to escalating violence, the INGO was forced to shut down all programming in the area.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2985,2019,4,28,"Sri Lanka",Central,"Nuwara Eliya",Hatton,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,6.889722,80.598056,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male INGO staff member was assaulted and injured after he was attacked by the husband of a loan client at their house. He was treated at the hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2986,2019,4,30,Mozambique,Tete,Angonia,"Vila Ulongue",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-14.716667,34.366667,Unknown,Unknown,"One male INGO was attacked while returning from a field mission in Ndaula, 62 km from Vila Ulongue. The attack occurred 5km from the INGO office in Vila Ulongue. The staff was riding a motorcycle when a group with big sticks and machetes struck him and stole his laptop, cellphone and glasses.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2974,2019,5,1,"South Sudan",Unity,Rubkona,Bentiu,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",9.231487,29.8005027,"Staff member","Day labourer","One male INGO staff member was injured after a contracted day labourer assaulted him while he was distributing wages to the labourers. Reports indicate the attack was ethnically motivated as the staff member was from a different state than the labourer.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2680,2019,5,4,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Khanshikon,"Rakaya Sijneh",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,35.63,36.67,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One national male NGO volunteer was struck by aerial bombardment in the Idlib countryside near the village of Rayaka, while on route to respond to a civilian call. The volunteer sustained a serious head wound which he later succumbed to. Motive for the attack is unconfirmed, but considering the location and the marked vehicle it appears unlikely to be incidental.",Yes,Media 2664,2019,5,5,Afghanistan,Nangarhar,"Surkh Rod",,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,"Vehicle-born IED",Ambush,Road,34.4,70.366667,Unknown,Unknown,"Four NGO staff members travelling in Surkh Rod district were injured when a Magnetic Improvised Explosive Device (MIED) attached to an NGO rented vehicle detonated.",Yes,"Official Report" 2859,2019,5,5,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Arihi,"Deir Sunbul",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,35.6990115,36.6053435,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national INGO staff member was killed at his home during a massive aerial bombardment campaign by the Russian and Syrian Militaries reportedly targeting Hait Tahrir al Sham (HTS) shelling locations in the area of Deir Sunbul, Idlib.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2987,2019,5,7,Haiti,Central,Hinche,Hinche,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",19.15,-72.016667,Unknown,Unknown,"One male INGO staff member was shot by two unknown armed men outside his home in Hinche. He was treated at a local hospital.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2667,2019,5,8,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,"Shari Naw of Kabul City",0,4,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,0,0,0,0,3,1,0,4,4,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Raid,"Project site",34.533333,69.166667,Unknown,Unknown,"Three male national INGO staff members were killed at their project office in Kabul after a VBIED detonated, targeting another INGOs nearby office. Reports indicate 2 others were killed and 15 injured (not counted here). One driver for another INGO was sitting in a car nearby suffered burns to his hands and glass fragments in his face and body",Yes,"Official Report" 2694,2019,5,11,Nigeria,Borno,Maiduguri,Maiduguri,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,"Public location",11.833333,13.15,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Boko Haram","One NGO national humanitarian worker was killed in an attack attributed to Boko Haram in Moranti, near Tashan Joni area of Maiduguri at 7:00pmLT. 8 bodies were recovered after the incident including the NGO worker, and four civilian bodies are still reported to be missing.",Pending,Media 2704,2019,5,11,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip","Khan Younis","Khan Younis",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.401936,34.386018,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One Palestinian paramedic with the Palestinian Red Crescent was reportedly shot in the face with a rubber bullet, while preforming humanitarian activities, by the Israeli military. The military shots came from the border wall east of Khan Younis on May 11, 2019. On June 11, 2019 the RC volunteer succumbed to his wounds and died in a hospital in Gaza.",Yes,Media 2960,2019,5,14,Somalia,Gedo,Dolox,Geedweyne,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",4.030278,42.296667,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","Two INGO national staff members were reportedly kidnapped in Geedweyne, 30km east of Dolow. The staff members were on mission in the remote village when the incident occurred. Information on their release is unavailable at this time.",Yes,Media 2679,2019,5,16,Afghanistan,Samangan,"Ruyi Dab",,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack",Unknown,35.6581,68.0478,"Staff member","Security guard","One female midwife at an NGO clinic located in Ruyi Dab District of Samangan province was allegedly sexually assaulted by 6 local individuals and a security guard from the NGO clinic. Reports indicate the suspects are now in custody.",Yes,"Official Report" 2855,2019,5,16,"DR Congo","South Kivu","Ruzizi Plain","Bwegera villages",1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,"-3.3728836 ",29.1448793,Criminal,Unknown,"One UN agency contracted truck driver was ambushed on the road 55km north of Uvira near the villages of Bwegera by unknown criminal perpetrators. The driver was kidnapped and held for ransom for two days and then released.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2873,2019,5,20,Bangladesh,Chittagong,"Cox's Bazar","Cox's Bazar",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",21.2126,92.1634,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"One national male INGO staff member was assaulted by angry beneficiaries in a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2691,2019,5,21,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Kapoeta,Kapoeta,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.775,33.59,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two UN agency staff members of a demining team were shot and seriously injured when ambushed by an armed group. The road ambush occurred after the team left Kapoeta on route to Buno minefield. The two staff members were flown to Juba for medical treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2681,2019,5,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Jisr-Ash-Shugur,Jisr-Ash-Shugur,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.814167,36.32,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two national male NGO volunteers were wounded due to a second attack, while responding to victims of an airstrike in Jisr ash-Shugur, Idlib. Both volunteers received medical attention for their injuries. Reports indicate one civilian was killed and seven wounded during the airstrike.",Yes,Media 2682,2019,5,23,"Burkina Faso",Soum,Djibo,"Mentao Refugee Camp",0,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,3,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",14.104039,-1.629995,Unknown,Unknown,"Three UN Agency partner national staff members were abducted from their project site at the Goudoubo Health Centre in the Mentao Refugee Camp, outside of Djibo. During the incident an agency vehicle was taken and two female staff members were temporarily held, but released shortly after (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2866,2019,5,23,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ","Individual attack","Public location",4.8516502,31.5824699,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One national INGO staff member was sexually assaulted by an unaffiliated male in Juba. She received medical attention after the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2685,2019,5,24,Afghanistan,Farah,"Shib Koh",,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,32.1415,61.2096,"Foreign or coalition forces","International Military Forces (IMF)","During an international military airstrike targeting anti-government elements at 12:17am LT, an NGO compound in Shib Koh district was also destroyed killing two national NGO staff members. Reports indicate 8 militants were also killed during the strike.",Yes,"Official Report" 2684,2019,5,25,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Mabalako,"Vusahiro village",0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Unknown,"Mob violence","Project site",0.517895,29.311459,Unaffiliated,"Community members","One member of the Ebola team for prevention and control of infections died after suffering serious injuries during an attack. Reports indicate local residents of the Mabalako health sector in Vusahiro village attacked the Ebola team. The seriously injured staff member was being transferred to a hospital when he succumbed to his wounds. Organization is listed as 'other' due to likely World Bank funding.",Yes,Media 2686,2019,5,27,Afghanistan,Faryab,Qaysar,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,2,0,0,Kidnapping,Raid,"Project site",35.64,64.28,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","While conducting an EPI vaccine survey, 4 NGO staff members were abducted by anti-government elements in Qaysar District of Faryab Province. The 2 female staff members were released shortly after (not counted here), but the 2 male staff members are still being held.",Yes,"Official Report" 2909,2019,5,29,Jordan,Zarqa,Azraq,"Azraq Refugee Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",31.9054,36.5809,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"One female INGO staff member was injured when a large rock was thrown into a project site and hit her on the head. Focal point reports indicate the staff member was hosting a meal event for girls and women in the safe space inside the Azraq Refugee Camp Village 2, when another male resident threw a large rock onto the shading tent above the centre while yelling 'women should stay home.' The staff member was taken to the hospital and received a CT scan.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2863,2019,6,1,Afghanistan,Nimruz,,,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack",Home,"31.0261488 ",62.4504154,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One male national INGO staff member was kidnapped and held for several days by the Taliban in Nimroz province. The staff member was on leave in his home village when he was abducted, but he was able to convince the perpetrators he was a student, not an aid worker, leading to his release.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2695,2019,6,2,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Bor,Bor,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",6.2125,31.560833,"Staff member","Not applicable","One female INGO staff member was physically assaulted by a male colleague national staff at the Bor PoC site. The assault reportedly occurred because the female staff refused demands to medically treat the male colleague's wife. UNPOL arrested the male staff member and the female staff's injuries were treated at the INGO clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2954,2019,6,4,Tanzania,Arusha,Arusha,Arusha,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",-3.366667,36.683333,Unknown,Unknown,"One international INGO staff member was injured when his bag was snatched on a roadway in Arusha.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2738,2019,6,5,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Lubero,,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,-0.155,29.24,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were kidnapped by unknown militants while travelling by road in the Lubero territory of North Kivu province. Reports indicate both staff members were released on June 7.",Yes,ACLED 2900,2019,6,6,"DR Congo",Katanga,Tanganyika,Kalemie,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-5.9474902,29.1947098,"Host state","DR Congo Armed Forces","One male national INGO staff member was shot and killed after being ambushed by the DR Congo Armed Forces in Kalemie.",Yes,"Focal Point" 3009,2019,6,6,"DR Congo",Ituri,Bunia,Bunia,0,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",1.55941,30.25224,Unaffiliated,"Community members","One ICRC national male staff member was assaulted after community members broke out into mob violence, in a project site in Bunia, over Ebola stigma.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2953,2019,6,10,Tunisia,Tunis,Tunis,Tunis,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",36.8,10.17,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was assaulted and robbed on her way home from work.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2703,2019,6,10,"South Sudan",Unity,Koch,"Khat to Boaw",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.76328,29.856159,Unknown,Unknown,"While travelling from Khat to Boaw in Koch district, the NGO vehicle was shot at by unknown criminals and kept driving. Two national staff members were shot, and managed to continue moving until the Tar Jath airfield near Rier. They were transported to a medical clinic in Bentiu, and later to Juba.",Yes,"Official Report" 3016,2019,6,10,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Khanshikon,Tamanaah,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.456667,36.746389,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three NGO staff members were injured in Russian Coalition airstrikes in Tamanaah.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2718,2019,6,15,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",,,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.775,33.59,Unaffiliated,"Community members","Two male national NGO staff members, one team leader and a driver, were injured when beaten and dragged from their vehicles after their convoy was stopped by a group of villagers in Eastern Equatorial. The aid worker victims were part of an NGO team of enumerators, who were reportedly targeted by the villagers because of their perceived ethnicity and affiliation. After the two staff members were dragged from the convoy and beaten, some community members contacted the NGO and confirmed their positions which deescalated the situation and the NGO team vehicles were allowed to depart the area.",Yes,"Official Report" 2872,2019,6,15,Jordan,Zarqa,Azraq,"Azraq Refugee Camp",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",31.915877,36.589156,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"One male national INGO staff member was assaulted by angry aid recipients in the Azraq Refugee Camp.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2877,2019,6,15,Niger,Diffa,,"Tcholori village",0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,0,0,0,0,2,1,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",13.31411,12.60934,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One national male INGO staff member and a INGO contracted driver were killed by unknown armed militants while at a water treatment project site in Tcholori village, near the border with Nigeria approximately 20 miles from Diffa. One other staff member was injured in the attack.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2709,2019,6,16,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,Bunj,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Unknown,9.962839,33.730204,Unaffiliated,"Community members","One INGO staff member was assaulted and shot twice after an altercation in Bunj town, Maban county. The altercation reportedly occurred at 20:30, after the staff member got in a verbal argument with two other men which escalated. Reports indicate one man was arrested by local police.",Yes,"Official Report" 2713,2019,6,19,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Uror,Patluak,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack","Public location",8.082926,31.979923,Unaffiliated,"Community members","Two national INGO staff members were shot by a community member in Patluak village near Pulchuol. The perpetrator reportedly mistook the two aid workers for 'his enemies.' The two staff members received medical attention for non-life-threatening injuries at a clinic walking distance away, and the shooter was arrested.",Yes,"Official Report" 2712,2019,6,20,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maarrat Al-Numan",0,0,6,0,0,0,3,3,0,6,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,6,6,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,35.638611,36.671667,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Three national NGO volunteers were killed during an airstrike, and three other volunteers were also seriously injured at 10:50am LT on June 20, 2019. Reports indicate the airstrike directly targeted the NGO ambulance while it was transporting a patient in the Maarrat Al-Numan area of Idlib province on a rural road.",Yes,"Official Report" 2904,2019,6,21,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",34.5281296,69.1723328,Unknown,Unknown,"One male INGO national staff member was stabbed in the leg with a knife while walking to a neary shop, 150 meters from his home in Kabul. Four unknown men were involved in the attack, and likely intended to rob the staff member.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2719,2019,6,23,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Office/compound,4.85,31.6,"Staff member","Security guards","Two male national UN guards at the compound in Juba, were injured when striking employees pelted stones at them at 12:45 LT. The protests at the main gate reportedly involved 100 striking guards. The two guards injured with stones received medical attention after being escorted out of the crowd.",Yes,"Official Report" 2728,2019,6,24,"South Sudan","Eastern Equatoria",Kapoeta,,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.478014,32.721848,Unknown,Unknown,"While travelling from Torit to Kapoeta, an NGO vehicle carrying one driver and 9 NGO staff members was ambushed by unknown armed individuals. The aid workers were robbed of mobile phones and cash, assaulted and threatened. After the attack, the driver managed to transport all 9 passengers to Camp 15 where one injured worker received medical attention. Some reports indicate more aid workers were wounded, but this has not been verified at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2720,2019,6,25,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Batangafo,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,3,0,3,3,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,7.3,18.3,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Anti-Balaka ","Three INGO staff members were assaulted and injured after anti-Balaka armed actors broke into their home. During the armed incursion, the staff were robbed of their mobile phones, cash, and other items. The staff members received medical treatment at a local hospital, and the perpetrators were handed over to MINUSCA by a local anti-Balaka leader.",Yes,"Official Report" 2714,2019,6,26,"South Sudan",Warrap,Tonj,Akucieng,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,Unknown,7.28,28.68,Unknown,Unknown,"One NGO employee was reportedly shot and killed along with 3 others in Akucieng, 5km from Tonj town. The inter-community violence was carried out by unknown armed men around 3:00 am LT.",Yes,"Official Report" 2715,2019,6,26,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Khanshikon,"Khan Sheikhoun",0,0,6,0,0,0,2,4,0,6,0,0,0,0,2,4,0,6,6,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.438889,36.651111,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","2 national NGO volunteers were killed and 4 others wounded, during a reported Russian double tap airstrike, while attempting to evacuate injured people in an ambulance. The airstrike occurred in Khan Sheikhoun town, of Maarrat Al-Numan district, which has seen recent extensive aerial bombardment.",Yes,Media 2727,2019,7,2,Somalia,Gedo,Baardheere,"Bula Cadey",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Unknown,Unknown,2.333333,42.283333,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","The head of a local NGO in the Gredo region of Somalia was killed by a group of armed assailants approximately 4km from Baardheere in Bula Cadey. Three NGO staff members were also taken at the same time as the killing, and were released unharmed 5 hours later and 46km away (not counted here).",Yes,"Official Report" 2729,2019,7,3,Sudan,"Central Darfur",Golo,"Kaironga Village",0,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Unknown,Road,13.177669,23.642486,Unknown,Unknown,"5 national NGO staff members were kidnapped 4km outside of Golo in Kaironga village on July 3, 2019. All 5 staff members were released the following day after reports a ransom was paid.",Yes,"Official Report" 3006,2019,7,3,Ethiopia,"Addis Ababa","Addis Ababa",Alek,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",9.0249701,38.746891,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One female INGO national staff was assaulted by community members in Alek, Ethiopia.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2731,2019,7,6,Mali,Tombouctou,Goundam,Razelma,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,4,"Roadside IED",Ambush,Road,16.6,-4.466667,Unknown,Unknown,"4 national NGO staff members were injured when their vehicle hit a road-side IED or possible landmine between Ehabak and Zouerat Elhamar, 10 km east of Razelma Commune, Timbuktu Region. The injured staff members were evacuated to a hospital for treatment, and the vehicle was severely damaged. Information about the group linked to the explosive is unknown at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2881,2019,7,6,Afghanistan,Ghowr,Shahrak,"Vazguna village",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,34.1,64.2667,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"One male NGO staff member was shot and killed by Taliban perpetrators on the road as he was travelling to the local health centre.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2739,2019,7,8,Chad,Ouaddai,,Farchana,0,0,2,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",13.578103,21.824944,Unknown,Unknown,"Two aid workers were killed after a group of unknown armed perpetrators raided a bar in Farchana, Ouaddai. The perpetrators stole cash and opened fire wounding two other people (not counted here).",Yes,Media 2742,2019,7,8,Afghanistan,Wardak,"Day Mirdad","Tangi Saidan",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",34.2164,68.2952,"Police or paramilitary","Afghan National Security Forces","Reports indicate, Afghan National Security Forces raided an INGO health clinic in Tangi Saidan, Day Mirdad district of Wardak around 9:00pm LT. The security forces shot and killed an aid recipient within the clinic, bound four other individuals and took them outside for an interrogation. Information currently available highlights ANSF were seeking information regarding possible connections to the Taliban. During the interrogation two staff members were shot and killed approximately 50 meters from the facility. A third INGO staff member is missing and presumed detained by the forces.",Yes,Media 2747,2019,7,10,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maara Hrema",0,0,3,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Home,35.32,36.32,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One NGO national aid volunteer was reportedly killed in Russian-Syrian military airstrikes on the town of Maara Hrema in the Aleppo countryside. The aid volunteer was killed when in his home in a displaced persons camp with his daughter. Two other volunteer's nearby were wounded.",Yes,Media 2893,2019,7,11,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Butembo,Butembo,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,0,4,1,3,0,Shooting,Raid,Office/compound,0.14164,29.2911701,Unknown,Unknown,"Three female and one male national staff of an INGO were all wounded in a shooting when unknown armed perpetrators raided and robbed the office compound in Butembo.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2950,2019,7,11,"DR Congo",Maniema,Kailo,Balanga,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,3,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-2.633333,26.1,Unknown,Unknown,"Three INGO national staff were injured and one national staff member was killed during an ambush on the road.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2733,2019,7,11,"DR Congo",Maniema,"Lomami ",Likolongo,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,1,Unknown,"Individual attack","Public location",-2.536656,25.752575,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Mai Mai Militia","One national staff member of a INGO local partner was killed by members of a Mai Mai militia in the vicinity of Lomami Park, Maniema province, near the FARDC Camp in Lakakando and the Likolongo village. Reports indicate three other NGO personnel were assaulted but the extent of their injuries is unknown. After, the perpetrators burned three NGO motorcycles and left with stolen belongings.",Yes,"Official Report" 2732,2019,7,12,Somalia,"Lower Juba",,"Kismayo ",1,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",-0.358056,42.545278,"Non-state armed group: Regional",Unknown,"One male international INGO director and one UN agency manager were shot and killed after an attack by Al Shabaab militants on the Assey Hotel in Kismayo, Somalia. Media reports indicate the militants used a vehicle borne explosive device to obstruct the front entrance, where after at least 4 perpetrators entered the hotel and attacked those inside with weapons. The perpetrators were in the building for more than 14 hours and killed 25 other people.",Yes,Media 3018,2019,7,13,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,"Kafr Zita","Kafr Zita",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.37425,36.6033,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two male NGO staff members were injured during an airstrike in Kafr Zita.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2748,2019,7,14,"DR Congo","North Kivu",Beni,Mukulia,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,2,Unknown,"Individual attack",Home,-0.566667,28.7,Unaffiliated,"Community members","2 national Ebola health aid workers were reportedly killed in their homes the night of July 14, 2019 by angry community members in North Kivu. The health ministry reported the workers suffered months of threats prior to the attack. Attacks against Ebola aid workers in North Kivu is occurring more often due to the distrust for causes and treatments for the disease among community members. Staff members are listed as 'other' due to likely World Bank funding.",Yes,Media 2734,2019,7,15,"South Sudan","Upper Nile","Northern Liech",Bentiu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",9.26,29.8,"Aid recipient","Internally Displaced People (IDPs)","During a fight between two groups of IDPs at a humanitarian cafeteria in Bentiu, 3 UN contracted staff were seriously injured. Reports were only able to confirm one as UN humanitarian staff at this time (other two not counted here). The staff members received medical attention at the UNMISS level II hospital and were later discharged.",Yes,"Official Report" 2736,2019,7,16,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Panyikang,Kaldak,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,9.347376,31.489106,"Host state","South Sudan Defence Forces (SSDF)","Three INGO staff members and the boat driver were travelling by river from Malakal to Tongo, when they were stopped by members of the South Sudan Peoples Defense Forces (SSPDF) in Kaldak at 12h00. After a search of their boat resulted in cash being found, the SSPDF reportedly detained the staff members and boat driver after accusations of transporting money to the Sudan Peoples Liberation Army-in-Opposition (SPLA-IO). While the staff members were being interrogated, the boat driver was severely beaten. After support from UNOCHA and state authorities, negotiations resulted in the release of all staff with the money initially under question at 19h00. The boat driver received medical attention at the UNMISS clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2735,2019,7,17,Ukraine,"Donetsk Oblast","Yasynuvata Raion",Krasnohorivka,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",48.006667,37.512778,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One UN agency staff member was assaulted in the parking lot of the Krasnohorivka hospital, by a recipient of UN agency assistance. Another UN staff member intervened, stopping the assault. The assaulted staff sustained damaged teeth, bruises and a swollen face.",Yes,"Official Report" 2894,2019,7,19,"DR Congo",Katanga,Tanganyika,Kalemie,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence",Road,-5.9127393,29.1913918,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male national staff member was wounded when assaulted due to mob violence on the road in Kalemie.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2737,2019,7,19,Nigeria,Borno,Mobbar,Damasak,0,7,0,0,0,0,6,0,1,7,0,0,0,0,6,0,1,7,3,1,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,13.105,12.506667,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA)","7 INGO staff members travelling in the border region of Borno state near the town of Damasak, were ambushed and attacked by Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) militants. One driver was killed during the attack, and two other drivers, three health workers and an aid worker were kidnapped and were still held as of September 2019. On September 26th 2019, one of the six hostages was killed. On December 13, 2019 four of the remaining hostages were killed. Reports indicate the remaining captive is female. Currently denoted in the AWSD as being a national staff member. Updates will be made as more information becomes available.",Yes,Media 2749,2019,7,21,"Syrian Arab Republic","Idlib ","Maarrat Al-Numan ","Khan Sheikhoun",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.438889,36.651111,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national NGO aid volunteer and media activist was killed after three reported Russian-Syrian military airstrikes repeatedly hit the city of Khan Shaikhoun in Idlib governate, in the area he was working.",Yes,Media 2740,2019,7,22,Somalia,Banadir,Mogadishu,Mogadishu,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",2.0299564,45.3101475,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One UN national staff member was injured by the blast after a VIED reportedly rammed the main gate of the Afrik Hotel located in Mogadishu. Reports indicate the attack is being attributed to Al Shabaab as the blast accordingly also targeted a main security checkpoint near the hotel. Media reports outline 17 civilians were killed and many injured.",Yes,"Official Report" 3012,2019,7,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maarrat Al-Numan",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment","Individual attack","Project site",35.638611,36.671667,"Host state","Syrian Armed Forces","One male NGO staff member was killed after a regime airstrike hit a project site in Marraat Al-Numan.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2750,2019,7,22,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",Jerusalem,"East Jerusalem",Al-Issawiya,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Raid,"Public location",31.798611,35.248333,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One Palestinian Red Cross paramedic was wounded when shot in the stomach by Israeli forces after a reported raid of the Occupied East Jerusalem neighbourhood Al-Issawiya. Reports indicate the occupying forces attacked civilians and attacked Red Cross staff with rubber bullets to prevent them from transporting civilian patients to the hospital.",Yes,Media 2751,2019,7,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maarrat Al-Numan",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.638611,36.671667,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national NGO volunteer was killed by reported Russian-Syrian military airstrikes, while attempting to assist those affected by previous strikes in Maraat Al-Numan.",Yes,Media 2753,2019,7,22,Mexico,Guerrero,"Zihuatanejo de Azueta",Zihuatanejo,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,"Individual attack",Road,17.644444,-101.551111,Criminal,Unknown,"One male national member of the Red Cross board of directors was shot and killed while traveling through downtown Zihuatanejo in a vehicle, by two unknown criminals on a motorcycle. The board member was also traveling with his wife who was taken to the hospital in critical condition (not counted here). Focal point reports indicate the attack motive was not linked to his status with the Red Cross.",Yes,Media 2761,2019,7,22,"Syrian Arab Republic",Aleppo,Aleppo,"Tell Rifaat ",0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",36.4733,37.0972,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national employee of an INGO was killed along with another civilian after a motorcycle bomb exploded in Tell Rifaat city of Aleppo governate. The motive and perpetrators are currently unknown.",Yes,Media 2744,2019,7,23,"South Sudan","Upper Nile",Maban,"Doro Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",9.979167,33.75,"Aid recipient",Refugees,"Two INGO staff members working within the Doro refugee camp in Maban district, were assaulted and injured by aid recipients after a dispute about the distribution of solar lamps. Reports indicate local and regional authorities had to intervene when a group of community members would not let 6 INGO staff leave until they all received solar lamps. A resolution was achieved with those receiving lamps later and all staff were released at 15h30.",Yes,"Official Report" 2745,2019,7,26,Mali,Gao,Ansongo,Tessit,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.216667,-0.3,Criminal,Unknown,"An INGO vehicle travelling between Ansongo and Tessit, 25 km north of Tessit village, was ambushed by unknown armed men. The criminals stole the INGO rented SUV, robbed the passengers, and abducted the INGO driver. The driver was released the following day.",Yes,"Official Report" 2746,2019,7,26,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Pibor,Pibor,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,0,0,1,2,0,3,0,0,3,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Public location",6.8,33.133333,Unaffiliated,"Community members","During a reported marital dispute between different age groups of the community in Likuangloe, Pibor, Jonglei state, the violence escalated around 18h45. Two off duty national INGO staff members were wounded and one killed during the community violence.",Yes,"Official Report" 2754,2019,7,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,"Kafr Zita","Kafr Zita",0,0,3,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,0,0,0,0,3,0,0,3,3,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Road,35.373611,36.601667,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two paramedics and one ambulance driver were killed when a targeted airstrike destroyed their ambulance as it drove through the Hama countryside to Kafr Zita. The INGO supported ambulance was travelling to Kafr Zita to assist victims of an airstrike that hit the town at 2:00pmLT. ",Yes,Media 2988,2019,7,28,Uganda,Northern,Obongi,Iboa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,0.5454656,31.7464393,Unknown,Unknown,"One female INGO staff member was injured after being dragged off a motorbike on her way to the office in Moyo town, near Iboa village, Palorinya Refugee Settlement. The incident occurred amidst a tribal clash between Madi and Gimara clans.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2989,2019,7,28,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Arihah,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,35.8138694,36.6077207,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male INGO site guard was injured during airstrikes in Ariha, Idlib. He received treatment at a local hospital. These airstrikes came during a multi-day strike campaign against Idlib and Hama. The INGO building was considerably damaged.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2743,2019,7,29,Myanmar,Rakhine,"Mrauk U","Mrauk U",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,20.6,93.2,"Host state","Myanmar Armed Forces","One male INGO national staff member was shot by Myanmar military officers while riding his motorcycle through Mrauk U township in Rakhine State. Army reports indicate the staff member was carrying a grenade and was charged under a counterterrorism law after being taken to the hospital to receive treatment. ",Yes,Media 2752,2019,7,29,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,"Kafr Zita","Kafr Zita",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.373611,36.601667,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male national NGO volunteer was killed at a project site by Russian-Syrian military airstrikes in Kafr Zita, Hama. Reports indicate his family was also killed in the attack which appeared to target the aid workers home and family.",Yes,Media 2990,2019,7,30,Somalia,Awdal,Lughaya,Lughaya,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",10.687778,43.936389,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One male INGO staff member was stabbed by an angry beneficiary at a food distribution point in Lughaya because he attempted to forcefully take items.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2848,2019,8,,Cameroon,Northwest,Momo,Kulabe,0,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",5.83566,9.88347,Unknown,Unknown,"4 male NGO staff members were kidnapped by unknown armed men in in Kulabe 25 km from the town of Batibo (coordinates given for Batibo). The staff members were on humanitarian assignment in the community for sensitization and vulnerable persons programs. They were released after 3 days unharmed.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2849,2019,8,,Cameroon,Northwest,Momo,Widikum,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Project site",5.862997,9.768234,Unknown,Unknown,"1 male NGO staff member was kidnapped by unknown armed men three times over the month of August culminating in over three days of captivity. The staff member was on a humanitarian assignment in Widikum throughout the month. During the final abduction he was financially extorted and beaten.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2755,2019,8,3,Mali,Mopti,Bandiagara,Sangha,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,2,0,0,2,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,14.465,-3.306111,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Two INGO staff members working in Sangha Commune, 35 km north-east of Bandiagara town, were reportedly kidnapped by an unknown armed group. Both were released the following day on August 04.",Yes,"Official Report" 2991,2019,8,4,Guatemala,"Guatemala City","Guatemala City","Guatemala City",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Office/compound,14.613333,-90.535278,Unknown,Unknown,"One male INGO guard at an additional parking lot for the INGO in Calle Mariscal, Guatemala City was beat by unknown burglars attempting to steal from the compound. He was treated at a hospital and released after a few days.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2867,2019,8,5,Mali,Gao,Menaka,Menaka,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Rape/sexual assault ",Ambush,Road,"15.9181995 ",2.4022,Criminal,Unknown,"One national female NGO staff member was sexually assaulted after being stopped by a criminal group on the road in Menaka. She received medical attention after the assault.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2757,2019,8,7,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Custody,4.85,31.6,"Police or paramilitary","Spouse/National Security Services (NSS)","The Director of a local NGO was reportedly kidnapped by her estranged husband, who is a member of the National Security Services (NSS). The abduction occurred over a family dispute, and the female staff member was assaulted prior to being released. She later received medical attention from a local clinic.",Yes,"Official Report" 2758,2019,8,7,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Batangafo,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,2,0,0,2,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,7.3,18.3,Criminal,Unknown,"Two international NGO employees were injured when 6 unidentified armed criminals entered their home in Batangafo and stole a variety of valuables including money. UN security forces responded, but the perpetrators had already fled. The two injured staff were treated at the MSF hospital.",Yes,"Official Report" 2895,2019,8,8,Ethiopia,Gambella,Anuak,Gambella,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Mob violence","Project site",7.9219687,34.1531947,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","One male national INGO staff member was wounded when mob violence erupted at a project site in Gambella.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2760,2019,8,8,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa","North Waziristan",Esori,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED","Individual attack",Road,33.72,73.06,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national driver for a local NGO was injured when his vehicle was targeted by unknown attackers using an IED. The aid worker was travelling in the Esori area of North Waziristan, when the blast damaged the vehicle and injured him.",Yes,"Official Report" 2879,2019,8,10,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",Barqah,Benghazi,Benghazi,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",32.1194242,20.0867909,Unknown,Unknown,"One male UN national staff was wounded when a VBIED parked outside a supermarket in Benghazi exploded.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2975,2019,8,12,Sudan,"South Kordofan",Kadugli,Kadugli,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,Home,11.016667,29.716667,Criminal,Unknown,"One male INGO national staff member was injured after an unknown criminal robbed his home and physically assaulted him.",Yes,"Focal Point" 3013,2019,8,14,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maar Tahroma",0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.549167,36.540833,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male NGO staff member was killed after a Russian Coalition airstrike hit the town of Maar Tahroma.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2759,2019,8,14,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maaret Hurmeh",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment","Individual attack","Project site",35.63,36.67,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two INGO employees, a paramedic and an ambulance driver, were killed at the organizations medical centre after 6 Russian/Syrian military coalition airstrikes targeted the facility and their ambulance. The ambulance was completely destroyed in the attack. Reports indicate this is the 40th attack on healthcare facilities in northwest Syria since April 2019.",Yes,"Official Report" 2762,2019,8,16,"Occupied Palestinian Territories",Jerusalem,"East Jerusalem","Abu Dis",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.7625,35.265833,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One Palestinian Red Crescent volunteer paramedic was shot in the head by the Israeli Army with a rubber bullet. The incident reportedly occurred while the paramedic was trying to assist victims during clashes in the town of Abu Dis, east of Jerusalem. He was transferred to the hospital for medical treatment.",Yes,Media 2763,2019,8,17,Myanmar,Shan,Lashio,,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,Road,23.00241,97.768314,"Non-state armed group: Subnational","Northern Alliance","One male national NGO staff member was reportedly shot and killed by a sniper targeting their aid convoy. The staff member was travelling in an ambulance marked with the organisations name 13 miles from Lashio, Shan state. After the staff member was shot, an RPG hit the ambulance, which is being attributed to the Northern Alliance NSAG. Other staff members were reportedly wounded, but we are unable to confirm those details at this time.",Yes,Media 2992,2019,8,18,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,4.8516502,31.5824699,"Police or paramilitary","Security Forces","One INGO staff member was ambushed by an illegal checkpoint, which reports describe as NSS uniformed officers, on his way home from the office in Juba. The staff was pulled from his vehicle, shot in the leg and was held by the suspected security servicemen until 5:30am where he was then robbed and left on the street.",Yes,"Focal Point" 3019,2019,8,18,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,"Maarrat Al-Numan","Maarrat Al-Numan",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",35.638611,36.671667,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","Two NGO staff members were injured during a Russian airstrike in Maarrat Al-Numan.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2764,2019,8,19,Mali,Gao,Bourem,Bourem,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Other Explosives",Unknown,Unknown,16.953333,-0.353889,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member of a local NGO in Bourem town, Bourem Cercle, Goa, was injured by a grenade explosion.",Yes,"Official Report" 2820,2019,8,20,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Ziyara,Shagurit,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,"Project site",35.587,36.356,"Host state","Syrian Armed Forces","One male NGO volunteer sustained serious injuries from reported regime bombardment in the town of Shagurit, Hama as he was attempting to assist other civilians. The volunteer was taken to medical facilities in Hama but died of his injuries.",Yes,Media 2959,2019,8,21,Yemen,Dhamar,Dhamar,"Thi Yai",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,Shooting,Ambush,Road,15.666667,43.933333,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was shot and wounded after his vehicle was ambushed on the road in Thi Yai village near Dhamar city.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2765,2019,8,21,"Central African Republic",Ouham,Batangafo,Batangafo,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Raid,"Project site",7.3,18.3,Criminal,Unknown,"One security guard at an INGO guest house in Batangafo was severely injured, when a group of 5 unknown criminals broke in. The perpetrators stole a large sum of money, international passports, and 2 computers of staff still sleeping. MINUSCA patrol responded, but the perpetrators had already fled. The security guard was transported to the local hospital, and the INGO staff were escorted to the base.",Yes,"Official Report" 2769,2019,8,23,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip",Rafah,Rafah,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.3,34.25,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One female volunteer paramedic was injured in the head with a plastic-coated steel bullet while trying to assist wounded during the Great March of Return protests in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. ",Yes,Media 2770,2019,8,23,"Occupied Palestinian Territories","Gaza Strip","Khan Younis","Khan Younis",0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Combat/Crossfire,"Public location",31.344444,34.303056,"Host state","Isreali Defence Forces (IDF)","One male volunteer paramedic for the Palestinian Red Crescent Society and one male volunteer paramedic for a local NGO were both wounded with plastic-coated steel bullets at demonstrations in Khan Younis district of the Gaza Strip. The staff members were struck on the left thigh and neck respectively.",Yes,Media 2772,2019,8,24,"DR Congo",Katanga,Tanganyika,Kalemie,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,-5.768161,29.051722,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national driver for a UN implementing partner was traveling around 40km on the Kalemie - Nyemba - Nyunzu axis, when his truck carrying fuel to Nyunzu was ambushed by unknown armed assailants. The perpetrators shot the driver in the arm, but he was able to speed away and arrive at a medical centre 50km away to receive medical attention. He was evacuated to Kalemie by air for treatment.",Yes,"Official Report" 2819,2019,8,27,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,"Kafr Awed",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Aerial bombardment",Combat/Crossfire,Unknown,35.933333,36.633333,"Foreign or coalition forces","Russian Syrian Military Coalition","One male NGO volunteer was injured after regime air strikes struck his town of Kafr Awed, Idlib. The raid also killed 3 and injured 12 other civilians.",Yes,Media 2766,2019,8,28,Uganda,Central,Kampala,Busega,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Home,0.31,32.52,Unknown,Unknown,"One female national NGO aid worker was abducted by unknown perpetrators outside her home in Busega, a suburb of Kampala. Exact cause of death is unknown, but her body was found the following day in Nakitutuli village in Nama sub-county, Mukono district, and reports indicate it appeared to have head trauma. The female staff member was also reportedly 6 months pregnant at the time of the attack.",Yes,Media 2896,2019,8,29,Ethiopia,Gambella,Anuak,Gambella,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,Custody,7.9219687,34.1531947,"Police or paramilitary",Police,"Two male national staff members were assaulted by police officers after being stopped and temporarily detained on the road in Gambella.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2913,2019,9,1,Uganda,Western,Kiryandongo,Bweyale,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",1.9530448,32.1391217,Unknown,Unknown,"One male NGO national staff member was attacked with a knife outside of his house on the street in Bweyale by unknown perpetrators. Reports indicate the staff member was lured outside by a phone call pretending to be a friend, where he was then cut twice on the head and neck. He was taken to hospital where he died the next day.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2767,2019,9,1,"Syrian Arab Republic",Idlib,Idlib,Darkoush,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,"Individual attack","Public location",35.9917,36.3938,Unknown,Unknown,"One national male staff member of an INGO and NGO in Syria, was kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Darkoush town located in the western suburbs of Idlib governate. He was released on September 17, 2019.",Yes,Media 2957,2019,9,2,Afghanistan,Kabul,Kabul,Kabul,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,0,7,0,7,0,7,0,0,7,"Vehicle-born IED",Combat/Crossfire,Office/compound,34.525278,69.178333,"Non-state armed group: National",Taliban,"Seven INGO international staff members were injured after a large vehicle borne IED exploded outside the Green Village compound in Kabul. The Taliban took responsibility for the attack that killed 16 and wounded over 100.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2771,2019,9,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,4.85,31.6,Unknown,Unknown,"2 INGO staff members and their driver were travelling in Juba to the INGO compound when they were stopped by armed men wearing partially civilian and military clothes. Reports indicate the staff members were removed from the vehicle, robbed and the driver was assaulted and placed in the trunk of the vehicle around 2030hLT. The armed perpetrators drove the vehicle around until 2330hLT when it was abandoned. The driver was rescued and received medical attention for his injuries.",Yes,"Official Report" 2768,2019,9,5,Ethiopia,"Gambella ",Nguenyyiel,"Nguenyyiel Refugee Camp",0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,8.308999,34.322233,Unknown,Unknown,"Two INGO staff members were ambushed and killed by unknown perpetrators as they were in transit from the Nguenyyiel Refugee Camp. The aid workers were staff in a child nutrition center within the camp.",Yes,Media 2897,2019,9,6,Ethiopia,Gambella,Anuak,Gambella,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,7.9219687,34.1531947,"Host state","Ethiopian Armed Forces","Two male national INGO staff members were shot and killed after being ambushed by the Ethiopian Armed Forces on the road in Gambella.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2773,2019,9,6,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,1,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",4.859363,31.571251,Unknown,Unknown,"One national staff member of an INGO was assaulted by three unknown armed men and robbed of cash and a mobile phone near Rock City in Juba. The staff member received medical attention for injuries sustained during the assault, and reported the incident to the proper authorities.",Yes,"Official Report" 2778,2019,9,6,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa ",Peshawar,Peshawar,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,1,0,Shooting,Ambush,Road,33.983023,71.57162,Unknown,Unknown,"One female immunization aid worker was shot and killed on her way to work in Peshawar. The staff member was traveling the cities ring road near the Madina CHG Station at 9:00 am when unknown motorists opened fire. Her body was taken to the Khyber Medical College.",Yes,Media 2774,2019,9,8,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,"Juba, Buluk",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,4.844697,31.603254,Unknown,Unknown,"One male national staff member of a local NGO returning to his house from a neighbours at around 20:30LT, was attacked by 5 men in civilian clothing in the Juba suburb of Buluk. The 5 men robbed the staff member of cash and his mobile phone, and severely damaged his face. The next day he received medical treatment at the Juba Teaching Hospital, and the incident was reported to the authorities.",Yes,"Official Report" 2878,2019,9,12,Pakistan,"Khyber Pakhtunkhwa","South Waziristan",Gomal,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,1,1,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,31.8625706,70.9018692,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","One male national INGO staff member was kidnapped in Gomal city South Waziristan district. His whereabouts are currently unknown.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2775,2019,9,14,Somalia,Hirshabelle,"Middle Shabelle ",Balad,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,"Roadside IED",Combat/Crossfire,Road,2.65,45.05,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Al Shabaab","One male humanitarian aid worker was killed when a roadside explosion damaged a convoy carrying government representatives. The explosion reportedly occurred on Jowhar-Bal'ad road.",Yes,Media 2776,2019,9,14,Afghanistan,Baghlan,Jaded,"Khal Zaey",0,0,5,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,0,0,0,0,5,5,0,0,5,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,36.374555,68.896679,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","Five staff members of a local NGO were reportedly kidnapped by unknown non-state actors, along the Kunduz-Baghlan road in the Khal Zaey area of Baghlan province. No further information about their whereabouts is available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2949,2019,9,15,"DR Congo",Kinshasa,Kinshasa,Kinshasa,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,-4.325,15.322222,Unknown,Unknown,"One national INGO staff member was injured when robbed at gunpoint while sitting in a cab.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2777,2019,9,15,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Road,4.848002,31.613044,Criminal,Unknown,"One female international INGO staff member was seriously injured when two men attempted to steal her shoulder bag. The staff member was walking on the sidewalk in the Hai Cinema area of Juba, when two unknown criminals on a motorbike attempted to steal her bag which was attached to her body/shoulder. The staff member was dragged for several metres and sustained a serious shoulder injury which required surgery.",Yes,"Official Report" 2948,2019,9,17,Uganda,Central,Kampala,Kampala,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Public location",0.313611,32.581111,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was injured after he was severely assaulted after an unknown perpetrator robbed him in front of his home in Kampala.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2782,2019,9,17,Mali,Mopti,Douentza,"Between Dansa and Dallah",0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,1,0,3,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.077148,-2.684227,"Non-state armed group: Subnational",Fulani,"Three INGO staff and their driver were reportedly ambushed by suspected Fulani militants between Dansa and Dallah villages, at 25 km and 35 km east of Douentza town. The armed perpetrators kidnapped all four in the vehicle, but released everyone the following day unharmed. Information about motive is unavailable at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2779,2019,9,19,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Juba,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Ambush,Home,4.859363,31.571251,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","Gunmen broke into the home of a national male INGO staff member in Juba and held him at gunpoint while they stole cash, mobile phones, and laptops. The staff member was then shot. Emergency surgery was performed at the local hospital. The staff member is expected to recover. ",Yes,"Official Report" 2822,2019,9,22,Nigeria,Borno,Maiduguri,,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,0,0,0,0,2,0,0,2,2,0,0,Kidnap-killing,"Individual attack",Custody,11.831098,13.150967,"Non-state armed group: Regional","Boko Haram","Two male national aid workers of an INGO were kidnapped in Borno state reportedly in the Maiduguri area. Boko Haram militants then posted on September 22, 2019 a video of their execution, shared by various media outlets. Exact location or time/day of death is unknown. Coordinates given are for Maiduguri.",Yes,Media 2976,2019,9,23,Yemen,Taiz,Taiz,Taiz,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,Shooting,Raid,"Project site",13.5775886,44.0177989,"Aid recipient","Not applicable","One male INGO volunteer was shot by an angry aid recipient while monitoring food distribution in Taiz.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2780,2019,9,26,"South Sudan",Lakes,,"Cuibet-Abiriu Road",0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault",Ambush,Road,,,Unaffiliated,"Not applicable","A national staff member from a local NGO was robbed and assaulted while on-route from Abiriu to Cuibet. He was travelling on a motorbike when two armed men stopped him and tried to rob him at gunpoint. When the attempt was unsuccessful, the robbers proceeded to beat him and then fled from the scene. The NGO aid worker was admitted to the hospital for his injuries. ",Yes,"Official Report" 2946,2019,9,27,Philippines,"National Capital",Manila,Quezon,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack",Home,14.63,121.03,Unknown,Unknown,"One INGO national staff member was stabbed by an individual assumed to be under the influence of drugs at a house party in Quezon city of metro Manila. The staff member was seriously injured and was evacuated.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2781,2019,9,27,Mali,Mopti,Douentza,Wally,0,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,0,0,0,0,0,0,3,3,1,0,2,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,15.294713,-1.559076,Unknown,Unknown,"Three national INGO personnel, two staff and a driver, were kidnapped along with their vehicle. Unknown armed assailants riding motorcycles ambushed the INGO vehicle near Wally village, 20 km east of Hombori town, Douentza cercle. Further information is not available at this time.",Yes,"Official Report" 2856,2019,9,27,Cameroon,Northwest,Mezam,Bambili,0,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,0,0,0,0,0,0,4,4,4,0,0,Kidnapping,Ambush,Road,6.0054338,10.2628167,"Non-state armed group: Unknown","Not applicable","4 male INGO national staff members were ambushed when their truck full of food supplies broke down in Bambili, Mezam Division, North West Region. Focal Point reports indicate non-state armed actors kidnapped the 4 staff members, demanded ransom to the INGO, and held them for 3 days.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2871,2019,9,28,Bangladesh,Chittagong,"Cox's Bazar","Cox's Bazar",0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,1,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site","21.4397297 ",92.009552,Unaffiliated,Spouse,"One female national INGO staff member was wounded when her angry spouse entered the project site in Cox's Bazar and assaulted her.",Yes,"Focal Point" 3015,2019,10,3,"Syrian Arab Republic",Hama,Suran,Murak,0,0,1,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,0,0,0,0,1,0,0,1,1,0,0,Shelling,"Individual attack",Office/compound,35.375278,36.687222,"Host state","Syrian Armed Forces","One male NGO staff member was killed after regime shelling hit the office compound in Murak, Hama.",Yes,"Focal Point" 2783,2019,10,4,"South Sudan","Central Equatoria",Juba,Buluk,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,0,0,0,0,0,2,0,2,2,0,0,"Bodily assault",Detention,"Public location",4.849136,31.583743,"Host state","South Sudan Defence Forces (SSDF)","Two male national staff members of two separate INGOs were stopped at 10:00 am LT outside a UN Agency in Buluk, after leaving a nearby bank. The staff were reportedly stopped by eight armed men in military uniforms, who forcibly detained them and drove them to the John Garang Mausoleum. At the monument park, the men were assaulted, stripped naked, and severely physically abused. The perpetrators also stole large sums of money and cell phones from the staff members.",Yes,"Official Report" 2790,2019,10,7,"South Sudan",Jonglei,Ayod,Pagil,0,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,0,0,0,0,0,0,7,7,7,0,0,Kidnapping,Unknown,Unknown,8.76201,31.26465,"Non-state armed group: Regional",SPLA/M-IO,"7 national staff members of an INGO, including two guards, were reportedly kidnapped by armed perpetrators, reported to be SPLA/M-IO supported by local authorities in Pagil town. 6 of the staff members were held for over 24 hours, but released after the intervention of an INGO program officer. The last staff member was released two weeks later.",Yes,"Official Report" 2898,2019,10,9,"Libyan Arab Jamahiriya",Tripoli,Tripoli,Tripoli,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,0,0,0,0,0,1,0,1,1,0,0,"Bodily assault","Individual attack","Project site",32.8751907,13.1874599,Unaffiliated,"Not ap