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Incident Type: Violence

Date: November 28-December 1, 2001

Location: Betalemba, Patiwunga, Deuwa, Sanginora, Tangkura, Padalembara, Silanca, and Sepe villages.

Actors: Islamic militias, possibly Laskar Jihad, Mujahidin KOMPAK, unknown actors

Event: White troops, possibly led by Laskar Jihad, raze eight Protestant villages, killing between 9 and 15 people and cause upwards of 11,000 people to flee their homes. Mujahidin KOMPAK/Kayamanya is linked with the attack on Tangkura village.