Incident Summary:

01/13/2014: An explosive device detonated at a CIB bank in Budapest city, Budapest region, Hungary. There were no reported casualties or injuries; however, the building was damaged in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201401130013

When:
2014-01-13

Country:
Hungary

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Budapest

City:
Budapest

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity CIB Bank
Specific Description Bank
Nationality of Target Hungary
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 Letter Bomb
Weapon Details
A package bomb was used in the attack.
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
"Early morning bomb damages Budapest bank branch, no one hurt," Reuters UK, January 13, 2014.
"Bomb rocks Budapest bank no injuries," Big News Network, January 13, 2014.
"Explosion Rocks Budapest Bank Branch," Naharnet, January 13, 2014.