Daily Israel Report
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News Brief

  9/5/2012, Elul 18, 5772

Less Terror in Gaza, More in Jerusalem


The total number of terrorist attacks was down in August, with 51 attacks compared to 64 in July, according to Shin Bet data. Frequency of attacks was down in Gaza in particular, with 21 attacks from the area in August compared to 28 in July.

Attacks were slightly more frequent in Jerusalem, with nine attacks reported, compared to six the month before.