Incident Summary:

08/15/1998: Suspected Albanian perpetrators attacked and killed four members of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MUP) of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY) in Voksa, Kosovo. There was no further information on the attack.

GTD ID:
199808150001

When:
1998-08-15

Country:
Yugoslavia

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Kosovo (Province)

City:
Voksh

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity Ministry of Internal Affairs [MUP]
Specific Description Major Milorad Radjenovic, Captain Drago Sukovic, and Sergeants Zdravko Miskin and Gojko Vojinovic
Nationality of Target Serbia-Montenegro
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
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 4 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 4
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
“Four Serbian Policemen Killed in Decani, Kosovo,” Belgrade Tanjug Domestic Service, August 15, 1998.