The Palestinian Authority (PA)

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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Indoctrinating Gazan Children with Hatred and the Use of Violence against Israel *

Events were recently held in the Gaza Strip as part of the 8th Children’s Festival. They were exploited to indoctrinate Gazan kindergarten children with hatred and the use of violence against Israel. One of the tactics used was having displays put on by masked, uniformed children armed with plastic rifles who simulated a variety of
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (April 20 – May 3, 2016)

This past week there were a number of stabbing attacks in and around Jerusalem. Hamas is trying to reawaken the terrorist campaign, calling for it to become an “armed intifada.”
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