Incident Summary:

06/14/2007: Several computers were damaged when an unknown number of al-Fatah perpetrators stormed a HAMAS office with small arms and threw equipment out the window in Nablus, West Bank (Occupied Territories), Palestine. No claim of responsibility was reported.

GTD ID:
200706140017

When:
2007-06-14

Country:
West Bank and Gaza Strip

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

West Bank

City:
Near Nablus

Location Details:
A HAMAS office in Nablus.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (General)
Name of Entity HAMAS government
Specific Description A HAMAS office.
Nationality of Target West Bank and Gaza Strip
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
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Weapon Details
Small arms.
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
Al-Fatah No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators Unknown
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
"HAMAS gunmen roam Gaza Strip in manhunt for Fatah militants," Irish Independent, June 15, 2007.
Diaa Hadid, "Hamas consolidates its hold on Gaza, rounding up Fatah leadership," Associated Press Worldstream, June 15, 2007.
"Fatah torches Hamas MPs' office in West Bank," Agence France Presse, June 14, 2007.