Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive
Sa'ad, Israel--7 April 2011
compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 7 December 2017
7 April 2011
Type of event:
A laser-guided anti-tank missile was fired from Gaza at a school bus near Sa'ad, Israel, injuring a 16-year-old boy and the driver. The boy died 10 days later of head injuries. The school bus was nearly empty at the time of the attack.
1 killed, 1 injured
- BBC, 7 April 2011, "Gaza: Israeli forces strike after attack on bus," on line, BBC News [http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-13002846].
- Lyons, John, 9 April 2011, "School bus attack may spark Gaza war," The Australian, on line [http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/school-bus-attack-may-spark-gaza-war/story-e6frg6so-1226036217156].
- Miskin, Maayana, 17 April 2011, "Teen victim of bus attack dies," Israel National News, on line [http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/143618].
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