Incident Summary:

07/19/2018: Assailants threw a Molotov cocktail at the residence of Mardani Ali Sera, a Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) politician, on Jalan KH Ahmad Madani street, Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia. There were no reported casualties as the incendiary device failed to ignite. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.

GTD ID:
201807190042

When:
2018-07-19

Country:
Indonesia

Region:
Southeast Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

West Java

City:
Bekasi

Location Details:
The incident occurred on Jalan KH Ahmad Madani street.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Prosperous Justice Party (PKS)
Specific Description Residence of Politician: Mardani Ali Sera
Nationality of Target Indonesia
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Molotov Cocktail/Petrol Bomb
Weapon Details
A Molotov cocktail 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
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
"Molotov cocktail reportedly hits PKS politician's residence in Bekasi," Jakarta Post, July 19, 2018.