A similar level of attacks has been maintained in Judea and Samaria: 27 attacks in January, compared to 26 in December.
Terrorist attacks conducted this month did not result in any casualties.
Data regarding terror attacks in January 2012
Following is a regional distribution of attacks:
15 attacks in the Gaza Strip (30 in December); 27 attacks in the Judea and Samaria (26 in December); 14 attacks in Jerusalem (25 in December).
Jerusalem and the Judea and Samaria area: Most attacks executed in January (39 out of 41) were in the form of firebombs (December: 48 out of 51).
Distribution of attacks according to regions and pattern profile:
Following is a distribution of attacks in January 2012 according to regions:
The Gaza Strip – 15 attacks: 9 rocket launchings; 5 mortar shell launchings; 1 explosive device.
Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem – 41 attacks: 1 explosive device; 1 small arms shooting; 39 firebombs (14 in Jerusalem).
High-trajectory launchings from the Gaza Strip
Throughout January 2012, 9 rockets and 7 mortar shells were launched towards Israel (in 14 attacks), compared to 30 rockets and 11 mortar shells in December 2011 (in 30 attacks).