Iran Shipped Haj Qaseem Ballistic Missiles To Islamic Jihad Terrorist Group

A terrorist group named “Islamic Jihad” announced the attack on Israel with an Iranian-made ballistic missile.

Palestinian group is thought to have up to 30,000 unguided rockets, hundreds of guided anti-tank missiles, and perhaps 10,000 mortar rounds.

The radical Islamist movement “Islamic Jihad” announced the use of the latest Iranian ballistic missile “Haj Qassem”, which has a radius of destruction of up to one thousand kilometers and according to official data, can develop a speed at the moment of striking at a speed of sound.

Haj-Qasem missile’s range is 1400 to 1800 km. According to Tasnim News, this missile is considered as the new generation of Fateh-110 and it has the capability to pass the “missile defense system

Taking into account the statement of representatives of the “Islamic Jihad”, strikes on Israeli territory with the use of this missile will be carried out tonight, however, it is obvious that the launcher is located outside the territory of the Gaza Strip, which does not exclude the possibility that the launch may have been carried out either from the territory of the neighboring Syria, or from the territory of neighboring Lebanon.

Qassem rocket @Palestinian groups via Twitter

“Abu Hamza, spokesman for the Al-Quds battalions of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad Movement said that today, a number of weapons are involved in Sword Quds, including the Qasim missile. This missile, which is one of the most advanced resistance missiles, is called the “Rocket of the Martyr Hajj Qasem Suleimani”.

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Who is Hamas Terrorist Group?

Hamas is a Palestinian Islamic resistance movement located primarily in the Gaza Strip. Hamas is tied to Sunni Islam and the Muslim Brotherhood.

al-Quds rocket @Palestinian groups via Twitter

The group is one of two Palestinian political parties, with the other being Fatah. In 1987 Hamas was founded as the main military resistance against Israel during the first Intifada. The groups mission calls for rejecting all agreements made between the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) and Israel and to establish an Islamic Palestinian state in the place of Israel.

Hamas has a military wing of its party called “Izz al-Din al Qassam Brigades” which carry out attacks on Israeli territories. There is also a political side to Hamas called, “Dawa” that conducts ministry activities and supports the local community.

Hamas Terrorist Group

Hamas’s Rocket Capabilities

RocketRangeCountry of OriginPayload
Qassam-15 KMGaza Strip5 KG
Qassam-212 KMGaza Strip10 KG
Qassam-316 KMGaza Strip20 KG
Grad18-40 KMIran18 KG
WS-1E40 KMChina20 KG
Fajr-575 KMIran175 KG
Khaibar M-302160 KMSyria145 KG

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