Incident Summary:

08/10/2007: An under construction, Serbian Orthodox church, was blown up near Podgorica, Serbia and Montenegro. No one was reportedly hurt or injured in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the attack.

GTD ID:
200708100001

When:
2007-08-10

Country:
Montenegro

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Podgorica

City:
Podgorica

Location Details:
Near Padrus hill in Podgorica

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Religious Figures/Institutions
Name of Entity Serbian Orthodox church
Specific Description Serbian Orthodox church
Nationality of Target Serbia-Montenegro
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Unknown Explosive 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 Unknown
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
"Montenegro: Serbian Orthodox church under construction blown up," BBC Monitoring Europe - Political, August 10, 2007.
"Church Blast May Have 'Far-Reaching Consequences' in Montenegro - Party," BBC Monitoring International Reports, August 10, 2007.