Security Report June 10, 2012
collected and composed by Yehudit Tayar
These reports are translated and publicized by Hatzalah Yehudah and Shomron with the clearance and confirmation of the IDF. Hatzalah Yehudah and Shomron is a voluntary emergency medical organization with over 500 volunteer doctors, paramedics, medics who are on call 24/7 and work along with the IDF, 669 IAF Airborn Rescue, the security officers and personal throughout Yesha and the Jordan Valley, and with MDA.
In the last few days hundreds of violent attacks were directed against IDF patrols, Border Police and civilians by Arab terrorists with rocks, fire bombs, Molotov Cocktails, rocks put on the road to force the vehicles to stop. Security forces have responded to these murderous attacks using restraint.
June 10, 2012
Near the Arab school next to Tekoa in Gush Etzion rock attacks against Israeli vehicles
June 8, 2012
IDF officer injured moderately in his hand from rock attack near Neve Zuf in the Benjamin Region.
June 7, 2012
IDF verified rocket attack from Gaza which landed outside of the Security Fence.
Israeli bus attacked by rocks between T Junction and Ophra in the Benjamin Region causing damage to the windshield.
June 6, 2012
Rock attacks :
Highway 60 near Bet Umar
Near Neve Zuf in the Benjamin Region
Between Itamar and Bet Furik in the Shomron
North of Ofra at Mivtarei Saliwad in the Benjamin Region
Jerusalem: French Hill Arab attacked supervisor on the Light Train with scissors, guards were able to control the attacker.
June 5, 2012
Arabs attacked the security co-ordinator of the community of Gidonim (near Itamar) during attempts by the security to put out a fire set by the Arabs. IDF detained 5 suspects for the fire and the attack on the security forces.
Anarchists and Arabs caused serious disturbances near the Damascus Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem for what they determine "Yom HaNachsa" (6- Day War) The Israeli Police stopped the riot and arrested one of the participants in the violent demonstrations.
3 Molotov Cocktails were thrown on Border Police in Silwan, Jerusalem by Arabs.
Mortar launched from Gaza landed in wheat field near Kissufim causing fire.
Israeli driver reported to security that Arabs attempted to steal his car near Herodian. IDF and Israeli Police are investigating.
June 4, 2012
Near Tekoa in the eastern Gush Etzion region rock attacks on Israeli bus.
Near the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron Arab terrorist attacked and stabbed and injured IDF soldier moderately in his head. The terrorist was shot and injured by IDF in response to the terror attack.
IDF soldiers were forced to shoot warning shots at Arab terrorists who were violently demonstrating and threatening the soldiers and Jewish civilians there.
Missile attacks from Gaza, 4 missiles landed in Eshkol Regional Council (Due to security we do not specify exactly where the missiles land)
June 3, 2012
Border Police attacked by rocks near Negohot in the Southern Hebron Hills
Molotov Cocktails thrown along with rocks near Azun on Israeli vehicles.
2 Molotov Cocktails thrown on Israeli home near the Mt. of Olives in Jerusalem causing moderate damage.
June 2, 2012
2 Unarmed Arabs were apprehended near the security fence in the Kissufim area. Security suspects that they went there to check the response and alertness of the security forces.
Rock attacks on Gush Etzion-Hevron Highway near Bet Umar causing damage to vehicles.