When: August 7, 1998; 10:30 a.m. local time.
Explosive Device: A truck bomb, detonated in the embassy's rear parking entrance.
Death Toll: 12 American diplomats, around 200 Kenyan citizens.
10 Americans, 12 foreign service nationals seriously injured; 4,000
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
When: August 7, 1998; 10:39 a.m. local time
Explosive Device: A bomb detonated by a suicide bomber in a truck located 35 feet from the embassy complex's outer wall.
Death Toll: 11 Tanzanians.
Injuries: 85 injured, including 2 Americans.