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AWSD-2236

00:00 Mar 25 2017 South Sudan - Central Equatoria - - Magri

Description
Six aid workers (3 South Sudanese and 3 Kenyan nationals) were shot and killed in an ambush while they were travelling on the Juba-Pibor road at Magri (south of Mangalla) on March 25th. The driver, a South Sudanese national, was also killed in the attack. The circumstances leading to the attack are currently under investigation and the perpetrators are unknown.
Additional Data
Year: 2017
Month: 3
Day: 25
Country: South Sudan
Region: Central Equatoria
City: Magri
UN: 0
INGO: 0
LNGO/NRCS: 7
ICRC: 0
IFRC: 0
Other: 0
Nationals killed: 4
Nationals wounded: 0
Nationals kidnapped: 0
Total nationals: 4
Internationals killed: 3
Internationals wounded: 0
Internationals kidnapped: 0
Total internationals: 3
Total killed: 7
Total wounded: 0
Total kidnapped: 0
Total affected: 7
Gender male: 7
Gender female: 0
Gender unknown: 0
Means of attack: S-Shooting -small arms light weapons-e.g. pistols-rifles-machine guns-
Attack context: Am-Ambush-attack on road
Attack location: R-Road -in transit-

Credibility: UP DOWN 0

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