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  11/4/2012, Cheshvan 19, 5773

Terror Attacks Up by 83%

Terror attacks were significantly more frequent in October than in September, the Shin Bet, Israel’s internal security agency, reported Sunday. There were a total of 166 attacks during the month, compared to 91 the month before.

The increase was due to rocket and mortar attacks from Gaza. Terrorists fired a total of 116 rockets at Israel during the month.