Incident Summary:

06/08/2004: Hizballah launched a series of operations against Israeli positions in the occupied Lebanese Shab'a Farms. These operations came in the wake of the Israeli raid on the hills of Al-Na'imah village, targeting a medical center affiliated with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command. There are no reports of injuries or fatalities in the attack.




Middle East & North Africa

region/u.s. state:

Golan Heights

Shebba Farms

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity Shab'a Farms Civilians
Specific Description Shab'a Farms Civilians
Nationality of Target Lebanon
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives Projectile (rockets, mortars, RPGs, etc.)
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 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
“Hizballah Attacking Israeli Positions With Missiles, Mortar, IDF Firing Back,” Jerusalem Voice of Israel Network, June 8, 2004.
“Al-Arabiyah Reports on Hizballah Shelling of Israeli Positions in Shab'a Farms,” Dubai Al-Arabiyah Television, June 8, 2004.