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This past week one rocket hit was identified in the western Negev in the region of the southern coastal city of Ashqelon. Responsibility was claimed by the ISIS-affiliated jihadi. During July 2015 there has been a decrease in the number of terrorist attacks in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem, but their lethality and the daring of the perpetrators increased.
News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (July 15 –21, 2015)
This past week events focused on the murder of a Palestinian baby and the injuring of three of his family member in a firebombing attack in the village of Duma (near Nablus). The Palestinian Authority blamed the government of Israel, accusing it of responsibility for the attack and announcing it would take a number of measures. Several rockets were launched at Israel from the Gaza Strip by Salafist-jihadi networks. They have been responsible for the rockets fired in the past few months.
News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (July 28 – August 4, 2015)
This past week terrorist events focused on three stabbing attacks against Israeli security forces at roadblocks. Sporadic rocket fire continues from the Gaza Strip. The administrative detainee Muhammad Allaan, a Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) operative, lost consciousness after a hunger strike of 59 days.
News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (August 12-18, 2015)
This past week terrorist events focused on the four rockets launched into Israeli territory from the Syrian-controlled central Golan Heights. The IDF Spokesman reported that a Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) squad fired the rockets. This past week popular terrorism continued in Judea and Samaria, manifested mainly by Molotov cocktails and stones thrown at Israeli security forces and civilians.
News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (August 19 – 25, 2015)

Spotlight on Global Jihad (September 10-21, 2015) *

Issued on 21/09/2015 Type Article
As part of the pressure exerted by the Al-Nusra Front and ISIS on the Syrian Air Force’s military airbases, the Al-Nusra Front managed to take over the Abu al-Duhur military airbase, southeast of Idlib. The Al-Nusra Front published photos of Syrian fighter planes and a helicopter that allegedly fell into its hands. ISIS continues to exert pressure on the Deir al-Zor military airbase in eastern Syria. ISIS began a media campaign, featuring operatives and clerics from Syria, Iraq and Yemen, severely criticizing Muslim residents who flee to European countries.

News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (September 21 – October 7, 2015)

Issued on 07/10/2015 Type Article
During the past two weeks the wave of popular terrorism (the "popular resistance") increased and worsened, with shooting attacks which exceeded the "popular resistance's" modus operandi. Hamas plays a central role in inciting Palestinians to carry out terrorist attacks with the objective of initiating a "third intifada" in Judea and Samaria (while at the same time maintaining quiet in the Gaza Strip serves its interests). During the past two weeks two rocket hits were identified in the western Negev. An ISIS-affiliated network claimed responsibility. The IDF responded by attacking Hamas targets

ISIS Media Campaign Attacks Muslims Fleeing Westward, Especially from Its Islamic Caliphate

Issued on 24/09/2015 Type Article
In response to the wave of refugees fleeing to Europe, ISIS recently initiated a media campaign strongly criticizing Muslims emigrating from Syria, Libya, and by implication Iraq as well, to the West (Europe and the United States). To wage the campaign ISIS and its operatives and clerics have used its English- and Arabic-language media.

Spotlight on Iran (September 13 – 24, 2015)

Issued on 24/09/2015 Type Article
At events held to mark the 35th anniversary of the outbreak of the Iran-Iraq War, senior Iranian officials repeatedly stressed Iran's commitment to continuing its support of regional countries' "struggle against terrorism." Iran's deputy foreign minister paid a visit to Moscow to discuss the ongoing crisis in Syria. In the meantime, senior Iranian officials continue to stress Iran's commitment to supporting the Syrian regime.

PIJ operative Muhammad Allan was detained by an Israeli administrative detention order immediately upon his release from the hospital

Issued on 18/09/2015 Type Article
PIJ operative Muhammad Allan was rearrested by the Israeli Police on September 16, 2015, under an administrative detention order. This was after his discharge from Barzilai Medical Center (in the Israeli city of Ashkelon), where he was hospitalized after a decline in his condition due to his hunger strike, which lasted 65 days.

News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (September 9-20, 2015) *

Issued on 20/09/2015 Type Article
The main events of the past two weeks were the increase of “popular terrorism” in scale and intensity. “Popular terrorism” focused on the Temple Mount, the eastern neighborhoods of Jerusalem, and the adjacent Jewish neighborhoods. A Jerusalem resident was killed as a result of a stone-throwing attack on his car near his home in the Arnona neighborhood in south Jerusalem. The Israeli Prime Minister convened a special session on the situation in and around Jerusalem. Over the past few days, a number of rockets were fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip.
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