Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Luanda, Angola--10 August 2001

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 26 November 2017

Date: 10 August 2001

Location: Luanda, Angola

Type of event: terrorism


Rebels derail and attack a train 130 km southeast of Luanda, Angola. The train was derailed by a planted bomb and set on fire, after which Unita rebels attacked the train. At least 152 were reportedly killed and 146 injured.

Consequences: 152 killed, 146 injured


© 2017 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 26 November 2017.
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