Members of the Montenegrin Olympic delegation were robbed at gunpoint earlier this week, after unknown gunmen crashed into the car before robbing the passengers and stealing the vehicle. A Montenegrin diplomat and an IOC official were among the passengers. 

From Balkan Insight

Montenegro Officials Robbed at Gunpoint in Rio

Unknown attackers stole the official car of the Montenegrin International Olympic Committee, IOC, and robbed members of the delegation from Montenegro near the airport of Rio de Janeiro, the Montenegrin Olympic Committee said on Tuesday.

The incident occurred on Monday evening when representatives of Montenegro were heading from the airport into the city by car. The attackers provoked the accident, and then, at gunpoint, robbed the Montenegrins’ personal belongings and took the car.

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