The West Bank:
A number of shooting attacks took place in the West Bank on Friday:

· At IDF posts in Jerusalem’s southern neighborhood of Gilo

· At IDF Posts near the village of Al Hader, west of Bethlehem

· At an IDF force at the Ayosh Junction

· At the village of Hamush in the north of Samaria

· At an IDF base near Tul Karem

· At the IDF base “Bezek” near Jenin

There were no casualties from any of these attacks.

IDF forces responded fire toward the sources of the shots.

In total, nine shooting attacks occurred during this weekend.

The Gaza Strip:

Friday:

Two IDF soldiers were wounded on Friday morning lightly by the fragments of a grenade thrown at them from a Palestinian vehicle as it passed an IDF post near the junction of Gush Katif.

An IDF force returned fire towards a Palestinian vehicle from which three grenades were thrown and shots were fired. The Palestinians escaped towards a nearby Palestinian post adjacent to the scene of the terrorist attack, and as the terrorists were seen entering into the post the force fired at them within the Palestinian post. Afterwards the IDF force removed the post with its engineering equipment.

A bomb was exploded as IDF soldiers in operational activity along the border fence, south of the Kissufim crossing. There were no casualties. An IDF force returned fire.

Two mortar bombs were fired at Israeli villages near the Gaza Strip’s northern border fence. One mortar landed near the kibbutz Nahal Oz and the other near Nir Am. A mortar bomb was fired in the afternoon from the direction of Rafah and landed within the Gaza Strip, between the Israeli settlements of Atzmona and Morag.

Two mortar bombs were fired in the evening, on fired at the village of Netzarim and the second was fired from the direction of Beit Lahaieh at the industrial zone of the Erez crossing. There were no casualties caused by either incident. An IDF force responded fire towards the sources of the shots.

During the night there were six shooting attacks and three grenades were thrown:

· Shots were fired at the village of Netzarim

· Shots were fired at an IDF post on the Israel-Egypt border near Rafah

· Shots were fired from the direction of Han Yunis at posts near the villages of Gane Tal and Gadid in Gush Katif

· Two Grenades were thrown at an IDF force on the Israel-Egypt near Rafah

· Another grenade was thrown the southern D.C.O. in Gush Katif.

There were no casualties from any of these attacks.

An IDF force responded fire toward the sources of the shots.

Saturday:

An Israeli citizen was wounded lightly in the afternoon hours by the shooting of three mortar bombs at the village of Neve Dekalim. The citizens was treated on the premises. In addition, three mortar bombs landed in Israeli territory, near the border fence, north of the Gaza Strip.

In total this weekend (11-12 May) 11 mortar bombs were fired in seven attacks from within Palestinian territory at Israeli villages, and seven shooting attacks and six grenade attacks took place, and one bombing occurred.