Incident Summary:

03/14/2000: An Albanian shopkeeper, Agim Aliu, was killed after returning from a visit to Kosovo Province. He was found shot on a road outside of Veliki Trnovac, Bujanovac Municipality, Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.

GTD ID:
200003140003

When:
2000-03-14

Country:
Yugoslavia

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Pcinja

City:
Near Veliki Trnovac

Location Details:
This incident occurred on a road outside of Veliki Trnovac.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Civilian
Specific Description Agim Aliu, a shopkeeper
Nationality of Target Albania
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) Yes
Alternate Designation (more) Other Crime Type
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 1 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
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
“Albanian Killed in Eastern Kosovo 14 Mar,” Tirana ATA, March 15, 2000.
“Over 3,000 Albanians Attend Slain Shopkeeper’s Funeral,” Agence France Presse, March 15, 2000.