|2002 Metzer attack|
|Part of Second Intifada|
|Location||Kibbutz (community) Metzer, Israel|
|Date||November 10, 2002|
|Deaths||5 Israeli civilians|
|Perpetrators||Lone Palestinian militant (Sirhan Sirhan). The Al Aksa Martyrs Brigades claimed responsibility|
On 10 November 2002 Israeli Kibbutz (community) Metzer was infiltrated by a Palestinian terrorist, Sirhan Sirhan, who murdered 5 residents.
The attacker murdered filmmaker Revital Ohayoun, 34, and her two young children (Matan, 5, and Noam, 4), who were killed in their beds. Tirza Damari, 42, and Yitzhak Drori, 44, the kibbutz secretary, who was responding to the gunfire.
Sirhan Sirhan (Arabic: سرحان سرحان, died 2003) was a Palestinian responsible for an attack on the Israeli Kibbutz (community) Metzer on November 10, 2002, in which he killed five Israeli civilians, including  He was reportedly a member of Tanzim, an armed wing of Fatah. Despite initial claims to the contrary, he was not related to Sirhan Sirhan, the Palestinian American Christian who assassinated United States Senator Robert F. Kennedy in 1968.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Bennet, James (17 December 2002). "No Peace in Sight, Israelis Trust in a Wall". The New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2002/12/17/world/no-peace-in-sight-israelis-trust-in-a-wall.html. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Stoil, Rebecca Anna (16 January 2007). "Yamam hostage rescue team's tactics revealed". Jerusalem Post. http://www.jpost.com/Israel/Yamam-hostage-rescue-teams-tactics-revealed. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
- ↑ "Leader of Metzer plot arrested - Haaretz Daily Newspaper". www.haaretz.com. http://www.haaretz.com/print-edition/news/leader-of-metzer-plot-arrested-1.28260. Retrieved 2011-04-15.
- ↑ CNN, "Israel to retaliate for kibbutz attack" Archived 2012-04-06 at the Wayback Machine.
- ↑ "Kibbutz Attack Threatens Ties to Arab Neighbors". The New York Times. November 12, 2002. https://www.nytimes.com/2002/11/12/world/kibbutz-attack-threatens-ties-to-arab-neighbors.html.
- ↑ Commandos Shoot Dead Jihad Militant Who Killed 5, Haaretz, 5 October 2003
- Victims of Palestinian Violence and Terrorism since September 2000 at The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- Fatal Terrorist Attacks in Israel Since the Declaration of Principles at Jewish Virtual Library
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