Terrorism, photo by Albert/pixel.la (CC0)

Luhansk People's Republic

The Terrorist group "Luhansk People's Republic" is a rather small association. Since 2014 it is active in Ukraine. In the years 2014 to 2017 a total of 112 terrorist acts registered with 75 killed people have been registered.

The most frequently affected targets were Private citizens and Government. The most common forms of terrorism were Bombing and Armed Assault.

Overview: Terrorism

List of Terror Groups

Comparison by country

Number of attacks since 2014

Only those acts of terrorism were evaluated, in which the terrorist organisation Luhansk People's Republic claimed the main responsibility. There may well be further attacks on which the Luhansk People's Republic has declared itself to be a subordinate group or in which a subordinate role has been identified by the authorities. These cases are not covered here.

Primary attack targets

Type of attacks

Ukraine 2014 to 2017


All information sourced from the "National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism" (START) and its Global Terrorism Database. For the definition of a terrorist act see the introduction of our terrorism pages.