The stabbing murder of Hadar Buchris Hy"d, 21, brings to 21 the total of murders since the start of the current Arab terror surge, when Naama and Eitam Henkin Hy"d were murdered in Samaria on October 1.
The total number of casualties evacuated to hospitals by Magen David Adom during this period is 213.
The shooting murder of the Henkins – which took place as their children watched – was followed by the stabbing murders of Rabbi Nehemia Lavi and Aharon Bennet Hy"d, in Jerusalem's Old City.
Next to be murdered by Arab terrorists were Haim Haviv, Alon Govberg and Richard Lakin Hy"d, who were shot and stabbed inside a bus at Armon Hanatziv, in southern Jerusalem.
Rabbi Yeshayahu Krishevsky Hy"d was murdered in a car ramming attack on Malchei Yisrael Street in Jerusalem. Sgt. Omri Levy Hy"d, of Sdei Hemed, was shot to death in the Be'er Sheva Central Bus Station, and an Eritrean national was also mistakenly killed in the confusion of the attack.
Avraham Asher Hasno Hy"d was run over deliberately on Highway 60, near Kiryat Arba, and Border Policeman St.-Sgt. Binyamin Yaakobovich Hy"d was run over at the Halhoul Junction and died of his wounds.
Rabbi Yaakov Litman Hy"d and his son Netanel Hy"d were murdered in a shooting ambush near Otniel. Reuven Aviram and Aharon Yisayev Hy"d were murdered in a stabbing attack in the Panorama Building in Tel Aviv. Yaakov Don, Ezra Schwartz and an Arab, Shadi Arfa, were murdered in a shooting attack near Elon Moreh and Hadar Buchris was murdered today at the Gush Etzion Junction.
A total of 192 people were injured in car ramming, stabbing and shooting attacks. Of these, 20 were seriously injured, five suffered moderate to serious wounds, 28 were moderately injured, one was classified as having light-to-moderate wounds and 138 endured light wounds.
In addition, MDA teams have treated 82 emotional shock victims.