Incident Summary:

06/06/2004: The Proletarian Nuclei for Communism, NPC, claimed responsibility for an attack in Nuoro, Sardinia, against the office of the electoral committee of a candidate for the right-wing ruling coalition party, National Alliance. A small bomb caused minor damage, but no one was hurt in the attack.

GTD ID:
200406060004

When:
2004-06-06

Country:
Italy

Region:
Western Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Sardinia

City:
Nuoro

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (General)
Name of Entity National Alliance
Specific Description National Alliance Offices
Nationality of Target Italy
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom 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 Time Fuse
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
Proletarian Nuclei for Communism Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Personal claim)
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
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
“Sardinia party election office slightly damaged in attack,” Rome RAI Radio Uno Network, June 6, 2004.