BREAKING: Explosion at US Embassy in Montenegro

Police block off the area around the U.S. Embassy in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Montenegro says an attacker threw a grenade at the U.S. Embassy in the capital of the Balkan state then killed himself with another explosive device. (AP Photo/Risto Bozovic)

A man threw an explosive device, likely a hand grenade, into the US Embassy compound in Montenegro at approximately midnight local time Wednesday.

After throwing the device, the man killed himself.

The State Department confirmed the attack, and stated that Embassy officials are working with local law enforcement to identify all assailants.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.