Incident Summary:

08/07/2001: The abandoned homes of Robin Abboud and Samir Raslan, former members of the South Lebanon Army (SLA), were destroyed in explosions in Aadaysee, Lebanon in a suspected Hizballah attack. No injuries were reported in connection with this incident.




Middle East & North Africa

region/u.s. state:

An Nabatiyah


Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Civilians
Specific Description Robin Abboud, collaborator with the Israeli occupation of southern Lebanon
Nationality of Target Lebanon
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives Unknown Explosive Type
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
Additional Information Though Hizballah did not take explicit responsibility for this attack, the organization had previously threatened Samir Raslan, who was the second specific target of this attack.
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 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
“Houses of two ‘collaborators’ blown up in south Lebanon,” Deutsche Presse-Agentur, August 7, 2001.
“Houses Owned by Two Former SLA Officers Blown Up,” Daily Star, August 8, 2001.