The Global Jihad

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (August 22-28, 2012)

This past week terrorist events focused on rocket fire (six identified hits) targeting the western Negev shortly before the opening of the new school year. On August 28 the Haifa District Court dismissed a civil claim lodged by the family of Rachel Corrie, an activist belonging (ISM), who was run over by an IDF bulldozer
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Profile of The Army of Islam, a Salafist organization affiliated with the global jihad operating in the Gaza Strip.

It was mentioned by the Egyptian media as involved in the terrorist attack in Egyptian Rafah which killed 16 Egyptian soldiers.
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The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (August 15-21, 2012)

This past week terrorist events focused on two Grad rockets fired at Eilat, from the Sinai Peninsula. A network affiliated with the global jihad and operating in the Sinai Peninsula claimed responsibility for the attack. The Hamas movement, concerned that its relations with Egypt may be harmed, undertook several measures on the ground, including closing
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The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (August 8-14, 2012)

This past week one rocket hit was identified in Israeli territory. In the northern part of the country an attempt to smuggle standard C-4 explosives and explosive devices into Israel from Lebanon was exposed. Following the terrorist attack in the Kerem Shalom region, the Egyptian army undertook a broad operation to deal with focal points
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The Gazan-based Salafist jihadi network Tawhid wal-Jihad carried out the terrorist attack on the Israeli-Egyptian border on June 18, 2012, in which an Israeli civilian was killed.

The Gazan-based Salafist jihadi network Tawhid wal-Jihad carried out the terrorist attack on the Israeli-Egyptian border on June 18, 2012, in which an Israeli civilian was killed. The attack emphasized the threat to Israel from the Sinai Peninsula and Egypt’s difficulty in governing the region.
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (June 13-19, 2012)

Terrorist activities escalated in Israel’s south this past week. A terrorist squad which infiltrated into Israeli territory from Egypt killed an Israeli civilian, eight rocket hits were identified in Israeli territory. Hamas celebrated the victory of Mohamed Morsi, the Muslim Brotherhood candidate for president of Egyptian.
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