Incident Summary:

04/10/2007: Four homemade projectiles were fired at the southern Israeli city of Sderot by the Martyr Yasser Arafat Brigades, an affiliate of the Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade. The group claimed responsibility for the attack, but there were no reports of casualties or damage.

GTD ID:
200704100009

When:
2007-04-10

Country:
Israel

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Southern

City:
Sderot

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 Random Citizens
Nationality of Target Israel
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite 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
Additional Information No reports of casualties or property damage.
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Al-Fatah Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Posted to website, blog, etc.)
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
Sources
Staff, "Groups Attack Israeli Targets, Fire Rockets; IDF Operates in W. Bank, Arrests 6," OSC Summary, April 12, 2007.
Staff, "Palestinian Militants Fire Three Rockets at Israeli Targets," BBC Monitoring Middle East, April 10, 2007.