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Incident Type: Communal Violence

Date: July 3, 2001

Location: Buyung Katedo hamlet, Sayo, and Toyado villages

Actors: Unknown "Red Group" fighters, villagers

Event: Fighters attack three Muslim villages; in Buyung Katedo, 13 people are hacked to death, including the local imam. Most of the others killed are women and children.

Note: Mujahidin KOMPAK made a recruitment video of the incident that was distributed around Indonesia.

Source: HRW Report