In response to increasing tensions between Israel and the Hamas-run Gaza Strip, the IDF has expanded Iron Dome’s umbrella of protection to Tel Aviv and other cities in the south within range of terrorist rockets.
Palestinian terrorism survivor Kay Wilson speaks about her ordeal at the English premiere of Black Forest – a movie about the attack that left her fighting for her life and killed her Christian friend, Kristine Luken.
An Israeli security guard was seriously wounded by a Palestinian in a stabbing attack near the Western Wall in the old city of Jerusalem on Sunday afternoon. The terrorist was shot and killed by an Israeli policeman.
“This year we thwarted 400 significant attacks, including 13 suicide attacks, eight kidnapping attempts, and 94 martyrdom attacks. We have thwarted 1,100 potential attacks by isolated terrorists, while 54 attacks by lone terrorists have succeeded this year, compared to 108 last year.”
On Friday afternoon, Mahmoud Aqal, a Palestinian from Hebron, posed as a journalist, mingling among the Arab-language media in order to gain close proximity to the IDF soldiers responding to a riot in Ramallah, allowing him to stab one soldier.