Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Kiryat Shmona, Israel--6 August 2006

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 7 December 2017

Date: 6 August 2006

Location: Kiryat Shmona, Israel

Type of event: terrorism


12 soldiers killed, at least 3 injured by Katyusha rocket strike in Kiryat Shmona; soldiers were attending briefing prior to deployment across Lebanon border; rocket was fired by Hezbolla from within Lebanon as part of 27-day barrage of 2,900 rockets (through 6 Aug).

Consequences: 12 killed, 3 injured


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