Incident Summary:

11/30/2015: An explosive device planted under the vehicle of Omar Al-Hijazi detonated in Beida city, Jabal Al Akhdar district, Libya. Al-Hijazi, the Libyan judiciary head, was not harmed in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201511300049

When:
2015-11-30

Country:
Libya

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Jabal Al Akhdar

City:
Beida

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Assassination
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (General)
Name of Entity Government of Libya
Specific Description Car of Head of Judiciary: Omar Al-Hijazi
Nationality of Target Libya
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 Vehicle
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
"Libya Daily Digest December 2, 2015," Libya Digest, December 2, 2015.