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Four People Killed in Shooting Attack in Sarona Market in Tel Aviv

On the evening of June 8, 2016, two Palestinian terrorists carried out a shooting attack in the Sarona Market in the center of Tel Aviv. They opened fire at people in a restaurant and at passersby. Four Israeli civilians were killed and seven wounded, three of them seriously.
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (June 1 – 7, 2016)

This past week the trend towards a decline in terrorist attacks continued. Prominent were two shooting attacks targeting Israeli vehicles in Judea and Samaria. The Rafah crossing opened for the third time this year. On June 3, 2016, a conference was held in Paris to promote the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, attended by representatives from 29
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (May 25 – 31, 2016)

This past week a Palestinian terrorist, in Israeli illegally, carried out a stabbing attack in Tel Aviv, wounding an IDF soldier. At the swearing-in ceremony of newly-appointed Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, both the prime minister and new defense minister expressed their support for the solution of two states for two peoples to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian
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Has the Wave of Palestinian Terrorism Reached an End?*

On September 13, 2015, the Palestinians began a wave of popular terrorism (called a “popular awakening” by the Palestinian Authority PA). It began with riots on the Temple Mount and in Jerusalem during the Jewish High Holidays (second half of September 2015). It continued with a campaign of terrorist attacks which peaked in October 2015
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (May 17 – 24, 2016)

This past week a stabbing attack was prevented at the Ras Bidu roadblock north of Jerusalem. There was also a drive-by shooting at a bus near the village of Tekoa (Gush Etzion). The appointment of Avigdor Lieberman to the post of Israeli defense minister drew many public responses throughout the PA and Gaza Strip.
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (May 11-17, 2016)

This past week terrorist events focused on pipe bombs that exploded near the village of Hizma (north of Jerusalem), critically wounding an IDF officer. Nakba Day events in Judea, Samaria and the Gaza Strip were held without exceptional incident.
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