Monthly Summary – June 2013

However, there is a slight increase in the number of attacks originating in the Gaza Strip: 4 attacks as opposed to 3 in May, and in Jerusalem: 39 as opposed to 38 in May.


One security officer was injured this month by firebombs and stones throwing north to Jerusalem (June 5).



Data regarding terror attacks in June 2013

Following is a regional distribution of attacks:


4 attack from the Gaza Strip (3 in May); 60 attacks in the Judea and Samaria (83 in May); 39 attacks in Jerusalem (38 in May).


Jerusalem and the Judea and Samaria area: Most attacks executed in June (88 out of 99) were in the form of firebombs (May: 102 out of 121).



Distribution of attacks according to regions and pattern profile:

Following is a distribution of attacks in June 2013 according to regions:


The Gaza Strip – 4 attacks: 3 rocket launchings; 1 IED.
Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem – 99 attacks: 7 IED (5 in Jerusalem); 4 small arms shootings; 88 firebombs (34 in Jerusalem).



High-trajectory launchings from Gaza Strip and Sinai

Throughout June 2013 5 rockets were launched towards Israel (in 3 attacks), as opposed to 2 rockets (in 2 attacks) in May.

June 2013 saw a decline in the number of terror attacks: 103 attacks as opposed to 124 in May. The main decline is noted in the number of attacks in Judea and Samaria: 60 as opposed to 83 in May
Throughout June 2013 5 rockets were launched towards Israel