Incident Summary:

02/13/2010: On Saturday evening at 1930, in Ordzhonikidzevskaya, Ingushetiya, Russia, a bomb exploded inside a vehicle, injuring a government official and damaging his car. No group claimed responsibility.

GTD ID:
201002130005

When:
2010-02-13

Country:
Russia

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Ingushetia

City:
Ordzhonikidzevskaya

Location Details:
The attack took place in Ordzhonikidzevskaya, Ingushetiya, Russia.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (General)
Name of Entity
Specific Description The vehicle of a government official was targeted in the attack.
Nationality of Target Russia
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Vehicle
Weapon Details
Unknown explosives were used in the attack.
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 / 1 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 1
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"National Counterterrorism Center, "One Government Official Injured in Bombing in Ordzhonikidzevskaya, Ingushetiya, Russia," Worldwide Incidents Tracking System, July 09, 2010."
"Russia-Eurasia Terror Watch, "Gunmen Attack Vehicle of Security Council Official," Russia-Eurasia Terror Watch, February 14, 2010, http://www.retwa.com/index1.cfm."
"Itar Tass News Agency, "Employee of the Ingush Security Council Attacked," LexisNexis Academic, Itar Tass News Agency, February 14, 2010."