Incident Summary:

11/26/2000: A roadside bomb was detonated by Hizballah members in Har Dov, Israel, near Shebaa Farms, killing one soldier and injuring two others.




Middle East & North Africa

region/u.s. state:

Golan Heights

Near Har Dov

Location Details:
This incident occurred in the Har Dov sector near Shebaa Farms.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Military
Name of Entity Israeli Defence Forces (IDF)
Specific Description Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) in the Har Dov region
Nationality of Target Israel
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives Remote Trigger
Weapon Details
The devices was a roadside bomb.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Hezbollah No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 2 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 2
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Soldier Killed by Bomb at Har Dov, Ha’aretz, November 27, 2000.
“Three soldiers injured by roadside bomb in Har Dov; Israel Air Force attacks Hizbullah targets in Lebanon; Two of the soldiers were evacuated to the Safed hospital. Hizbullah claimed responsibility for the attack. Prime Minister Ehud Barak: the situation in Har Dov is very sensitive,” Globes, November 26, 2000.