Incident Summary:

06/28/2017: An explosive device detonated targeting a Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) vehicle in Kostiantynivsky, Donetsk, Ukraine. One soldier was killed and three were wounded in the blast. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201706280011

When:
2017-06-28

Country:
Ukraine

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Donetsk

City:
Kostiantynivsky district

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity Security Service of Ukraine (SBU)
Specific Description Vehicle of Officers
Nationality of Target Ukraine
Additional Information
Hostages 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
Additional Information The victims included Security Service of Ukraine Colonel Yuriy Vozny.
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 1 Fatalities / 3 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 3
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"1 SBU Officer Killed And 3 Wounded In Car Bomb Attack In Donetsk Region," Ukrainian News Agency, June 28, 2017."
"Ukrainian SBU Colonel Killed By Blast In Donetsk Region," Radio Free Europe, June 28, 2017."