Breaking: Islamist Screaming “Allahu Akbar” Shoots Two Soldiers Dead in Bosnian Capital
An Islamists screaming “Allahu Akbar” shot two soldiers dead in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Several others were wounded in the attack.
Officials said the reason for the attack are “unknown.”
Balkan Insight reported:
Police in Bosnia’s Canton of Sarajevo said a man killed two members of the Bosnian Army inside a betting shop in the suburb of Rajlovac at around 7:30 pm.
The reasons for the attack are unknown but television N1 reported that the attacker shouted the Islamist slogan “Allahu Akbar” before shooting the soldiers. This report has not been confirmed.
“It’s still too early to talk about terrorism,” Dragan Lukac, the Director of the Federal Police Directorate, told television N1.
“We still have no confirmation that this was a terrorist attack, we hope it was not,” Perica Stanic, director of the State Investigation and Protection Agency, SIPA, told the media.
After killing the two soldiers, the attacker turned against a bus that was parked near the betting shop, wounding another soldier who was standing close to it.