Incident Summary:

11/26/2017: Assailants threw a hand grenade at the residence of a Kosovo Security Force (FSK) soldier in Zubin Potok, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo. There were no reported casualties in the attack. This was one of two related attacks in this area on this day. No group claimed responsibility for the incident, though sources noted that the target was an ethnic Serbian.




Eastern Europe

region/u.s. state:

Kosovska Mitrovica

Zubin Potok

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Kosovo Security Force (FSK)
Specific Description Residence of Soldier
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 Grenade
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
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
"2 blasts damage Serbs' houses, cars in Kosovo's Mitrovica," Associated Press International, November 26, 2017.
"Kosovar Leader Haradinaj Condemns Grenade Attack On Homes Of Ethnic Serbs," Radio Free Europe, November 27, 2017.