Incident Summary:

04/03/2016: Assailants threw an explosive device and opened fire at a building where Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic was scheduled to deliver an address later the same day in Zubin Potok, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo. There were no reported casualties in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




Eastern Europe

region/u.s. state:

Kosovska Mitrovica

Zubin Potok

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Speech Location of Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic
Nationality of Target Kosovo
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 Unknown Explosive Type
Firearms Automatic Weapon
Weapon Details
A thrown explosive device and automatic firearms were 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
"Belgrade - Blast ahead of Serbian PM visit in Kosovo," AFP (North European Service), April 3, 2016.
"TASS: Bomb thrown at building in Kosovo where Serbian PM expected to deliver speech on Sunday," Focus Bulgaria, April 3, 2016.