Incident Summary:

11/09/2016: Assailants fired projectiles that landed and detonated in Hamdaniyeh neighborhood, Aleppo, Syria. This was one of three projectile attacks in different Aleppo neighborhoods on the same day. At least four people were killed across this incident and the attack in New Aleppo. No group claimed responsibility; however, sources attributed the incidents to Jaish al-Fatah (Syria).




Middle East & North Africa

region/u.s. state:



Location Details:
The incident occurred in the Hamdaniyeh neighborhood.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Al-Hamadaniyeh Neighborhood
Specific Description Neighborhood
Nationality of Target Syria
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives Projectile (rockets, mortars, RPGs, etc.)
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Additional Information Casualty numbers represent a division of the total number of those killed across incidents 201611090034 and 201611090035.
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Jaish al-Fatah (Syria) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 2 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 2
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
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"Insurgents attack Aleppo university campus killing 10," Brief, November 10, 2016.