Terrorism in Czechia

The risk of terrorist attacks in Czechia over the past years can be classified as almost insignificant. Compared to other countries here are only quite a few incedents. Over the past 5 years a total number of 13 terrorist incidents has been recorded, in which 2 people have been killed and 2 injured.



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Most frequent attack targets in Czechia

(2013 to 2017)

TargetAttacksKilledInjuredHostages
Police4000
Government2000
Transportation2000
Business1110
Private citizens1000
Religious institutions1000


Most affected regions

(2013 to 2017)

RegionAttacksKilledInjuredHostages
Prague7120
Usti nad Labem2000
Central Bohemian Region2000
South Bohemian1100
Moravia-Silesia1000


Terrorist organisations in Czechia

OrganisationAttacksKilledInjuredHostages
Anti-Immigrant extremists2000
Proletarian Solidarity1000
Neo-Nazi extremists1010


All information sourced from the "National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism" (START) and its Global Terrorism Database. An act of terrorism is concidered every incident which is aimed at attaining a political, economic, religious, or social goal, but not for pure profit motives. In addition these incidents must not be legitimized by warfare activities, listet in the Geneva Conventions of 1949.