Incident Summary:

05/22/2014: Assailants attacked power transmission lines in Damashiqah area, Marib governorate, Yemen. There were no reported casualties; however, the power transmission lines were damaged in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201405220022

When:
2014-05-22

Country:
Yemen

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Marib

City:
Near Damashiqah

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Utilities
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Power Lines
Nationality of Target Yemen
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Unknown
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Yemen: Roundup of Security Incidents 23 May 2014," OSC Summary, May 22, 2014.