Reduction in the number of terrorist events in August

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During August registered 51 terrorist incidents compared to 64 in July. The decline was felt in Judea and Samaria and Gaza Strip region

תאריך: 03/09/2012, 17:53    
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In August 2012 fall in the number of terrorist incidents compared to the previous month: 51 terrorist, compared to 64 in July – a security dialog
The published today (Monday). The decrease in terrorist events 19: IO vs 30
In July, and terrorist events from Gaza: 21 August, terrorist events
Compared to July 28.

However, Jerusalem an increase in the number of terrorist incidents: nine terrorist incidents in August, compared to July 6.

During the month were two attacks originated in China. The first is an integrated intrusion attack (5 August) during which a terrorist squad that took Egyptian side two armored military vehicles to Egypt, breached the border with Israel in the area of Kerem Shalom.
A foreign worker was lightly wounded as a result of one of the vehicles, while the Israeli action to prevent
The attack. In addition, Rocket City Eilat (August 15).

During August were launched towards Israel 21 rockets and three mortar shells. However, in July, 18 rockets were fired and nine mortar shells.

Locate the General Security Service

Translated from Hebrew