Neha Patil

5 December 2005 HaSharon Mall suicide bombing

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Location  Netanya, Israel
Non-fatal injuries  40+ Israeli civilians
Attack type  suicide bombing
5 December 2005 HaSharon Mall suicide bombing
Date  December 5, 2005 11:30 am (GMT+2)
Deaths  5 Israeli civilians (+ 1 bomber)
Perpetrators  Islamic Jihad claimed responsibility

The third HaSharon Mall entrance suicide bombing was a suicide bombing carried out on December 5, 2005 in the HaSharon Mall in Netanya, Israel. Five people were killed in the attack.

The Palestinian Islamist militant organization Islamic Jihad claimed responsibility for the attack.

The attack

On Monday, 5 December 2005, at around 11:30 am, a Palestinian suicide bomber approached the entrance to the HaSharon Mall in the Israeli coastal city of Netanya; he detonated explosives hidden under his clothes when he approached the guards at the entrance for security inspection. Five people were killed in the attack, and more than 40 injured.

After the attack, the Palestinian Islamist militant organization Islamic Jihad said they were responsible for the attack.

References

5 December 2005 HaSharon Mall suicide bombing Wikipedia


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