Incident Summary:

08/11/2013: An explosive device detonated outside of the home of a Montenegrin journalist near Berane city, Berane municipality, Montenegro. No one was injured in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201308110016

When:
2013-08-11

Country:
Montenegro

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Berane

City:
Berane

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Journalists & Media
Name of Entity Viesti Newspaper
Specific Description Journalist: Tufik Softic
Nationality of Target Montenegro
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
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 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
"Montenegro: Explosive device has been thrown in t ...," Focus Bulgaria, August 12, 2013.
"SEEMO worried by numerous attacks on staff of daily Vijesti," B92, August 13, 2013.
"Experts urge Montenegro to protect journalists," Southeast European Times, August 16, 2013.