Incident Summary:

03/28/2008: The National Resistance Brigades-Martyr Sa'id Hajuj Groups, military wing of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, and the Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades-Imad Mughniyah Groups, claimed responsibility for firing two rockets at Sderot, Israel as "retaliation for the occupation's crimes in the West Bank and Gaza Strip." There were no reported casualties or injuries.

GTD ID:
200803280008

When:
2008-03-28

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) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Israel
Specific Description Town of Sderot
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
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Group Sub-name Claimed Responsibility
Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigade Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Unknown)
Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) The National Resistance Brigades-Martyr Sa'id Hajuj Groups Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Unknown)
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
"Militants Fire Two Rockets at Sederot, HAMAS Targets IDF Forces in Northern Gaza," Ma'an News Agency, March 28, 2008.