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Who keeps bombing French Cultural Center in Gaza?

The French Cultural Center in Gaza has been targeted twice in two months, raising suspicions about who is behind the attacks, since the center is located near Hamas security headquarters and the unity government's Interior Ministry.
A picture taken on December 14, 2014 in Gaza City shows the entrance of the French Cultural Center that was slightly damaged by a bomb attack on December 12. On October 8, the centre's offices were set ablaze after the apparent explosion of two faulty fuel tanks.  AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED ABED        (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED ABED/AFP/Getty Images)

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The blast that rocked the southern side of the French Consulate’s Cultural Center in Gaza on Dec. 12 was not as powerful as the first one that occurred on Oct. 7, when two successive explosions destroyed the fuel depot used to power the electricity generator.

Al-Monitor examined the ground floor and saw the gaping hole in the back wall caused by an explosive charge placed outside the security enclosure. The surrounding land is vacant, and infiltrating the premises to place a charge by the wall is easy. One of the French Center’s employees described this location as the “weakest security point at the center.”

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