Incident Summary:

11/00/2015: Between November 1 and November 7, assailants set fire to a Jewish mausoleum in Kolomyya, Ivano-Frankivsk oblast, Ukraine. There were no reported casualties. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201511040028

When:
2015-11-04

Country:
Ukraine

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Ivano-Frankivsk

City:
Kolomyya

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Religious Figures/Institutions
Name of Entity Rabbi Hillel Lichtenstein Mausoleum
Specific Description Mausoleum
Nationality of Target Ukraine
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
Incendiary Arson/Fire
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
"Human rights group: Jewish mausoleum fire in Ukraine possibly arson," Jerusalem Post, November 10, 2015.