Incident Summary:

11/24/2015: An explosive device detonated in a police station in Zavidovici, Bosnia-Herzegovina. There were no reported casualties in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




Eastern Europe

region/u.s. state:

Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina


Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity Bosnian Police
Specific Description Police Station
Nationality of Target Bosnia-Herzegovina
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 Unknown Explosive Type
Weapon Details
A thrown explosive device 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
Additional Information Casualty numbers for this incident conflict across sources. Following GTD protocol, the most reliable estimates are reported here.
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
"Police say blast in Bosnia could be 'terrorism'," Agence France-Presse Top News (English), t, November 24, 2015.
"Hosted Product: Balkan Security Digest - 2015-22," Balkan Security Digest, November 26, 2015.