Incident Summary:

10/20/2015: An explosive device was discovered and defused near a school in Ness Ziona city, Central district, Israel. No group claimed responsibility for the attack.

GTD ID:
201510200040

When:
2015-10-20

Country:
Israel

Region:
Middle East & North Africa

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Central

City:
Ness Ziona

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) No
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Unknown
Name of Entity Unknown
Specific Description Unknown
Nationality of Target
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Unknown Explosive Type
Weapon Details
An explosive device planted inside a box was used in the attack.
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
Unknown 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
Sources
"Nes Tziona: explosive device found near kindergarten, device neutralized," Ynet News, October 20, 2015.
"Explosive device found near day care in Ness Ziona," Ynet News, October 20, 2015.