Chronology of Terrorist Attacks in Israel
Part XIV: 2016-2017

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 8 January 2017

datelocationkilledinjureddescription
1 Jan 2016Tel Aviv28shooting attack on pub; terrorist escaped
1 Jan 2016Tel Aviv10taxi driver shot and killed
2 Jan 2016Jerusalem01shooting attack on cars on road to Gush Etzion
3 Jan 2016Hebron, West Bank01soldier injured by sniper fire
3 Jan 2016South Hebron, West Bank01soldier injured in shooting attack
4 Jan 2016Jerusalem02attempted stabbing attack near National Police Headquarters; one civilian and the terrorist were injured
5 Jan 2016Gush Etzion, West Bank11Israeli soldier injured in stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
5 Jan 2016Highway 7901rock throwing attack against bus injured one
7 Jan 2016Beit Anoun10attempted stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
7 Jan 2016Gush Etzion30attempted stabbing attack; three terrorists were shot and killed
9 Jan 2016Jordan Valley20attempted stabbing attack; two terrorists were shot and killed
12 Jan 2016Beit Anoun20attempted stabbing attack; two terrorists were shot and killed
13 Jan 2016Benjamin region01rock throwing attack against bus injured one
14 Jan 2016Nablus11officer injured in stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
14 Jan 2016Beit Anoun10attempted stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
15 Jan 2016Nebi Salakh01solider injured by rock throwing
17 Jan 2016Otniel10woman killed in stabbing attack by 15-year-old terrorist
17 Jan 2016Samaria10attempted stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
18 Jan 2016Tekoa02pregnant woman injured in stabbing attack; terrorist was shot
25 Jan 2016Beit Horon21woman stabbed in attack by two terrorists, one victim died the next day; both terrorists were shot and killed
27 Jan 2016Givat Ze’ev01stabbing attack at restaurant
30 Jan 2016Jerusalem0117-year-old injured in stabbing attack at Damascus Gate
31 Jan 2016Beit El13three soldiers shot and injured in shooting attack by a member of the Palestinian Authority security forces; terrorist was shot and killed
31 Jan 2016Route 44301vehicular attack at checkpoint; terrorist was shot and injured
1 Feb 2016Sal’it01attempted stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and injured
3 Feb 2016Jerusalem41police officer killed, another injured by three terrorists at the Damascus Gate; all three terrorists were shot and killed and two pipe bombs were neutralized
4 Feb 2016Ramle01stabbing attack injured one guard by two 13-year-old girls; both were arrested
6 Feb 2016Rahat01stabbing attack injured one civilian
9 Feb 2016Neve Daniel01stabbing attack injured one civilian
13 Feb 2016Hebron, West Bank12stabbing attack injured one soldier and one civilian; terrorist was shot and killed
14 Feb 2016Jerusalem20two terrorists killed during attempted shooting attack near Damascus Gate
14 Feb 2016Hebron, West Bank01attempted stabbing attack on soldier at Cave of the Patriarchs; terrorist was shot and injured
14 Feb 2016Mazmoriya checkpoint10attempted stabbing attack at checkpoint; terrorist was shot and killed
14 Feb 2016Hinanit20attempted shooting attack on soldiers; two terrorists were shot and killed
18 Feb 2016Sha’ar Binyamin, West Bank22officer killed trying to stop two terrorists from stabbing civilians at a supermarket; one civilian injured; both terrorists were shot, one fatally
19 Feb 2016Jerusalem13two police officers and one civilian injured during stabbing attack at Damascus Gate; terrorist was shot and killed
24 Feb 2016Gush Etzion, West Bank11terrorist attacked soldier with a knife; gunfire by other soldiers fatally injured the soldier and injured the terrorist
26 Feb 2016Ma’ale Adumim01axe attack injured one guard
26 Feb 2016Beit El10attempted stabbing attack on soldiers at checkpoint; one terrorist was shot and killed
2 Mar 2016Eli21stabbing attack injured one civilian; two terrorists shot and killed
2 Mar 2016Har Brakha, Samaria02stabbing attack injured two soldiers
3 Mar 2016Al-Auja01police officer injured in stabbing attack by 14-year-old
3 Mar 2016Rahelim, Samaria01shooting attack injured one police officer
4 Mar 2016Gush Etzion11vehicular attack injured one soldier; terrorist was shot and killed
8 Mar 2016Jaffa210U.S. citizen killed in stabbing attack, 10 others injured; terrorist was shot and killed
8 Mar 2016Jerusalem10attempted axe attack on officers; terrorist was shot and killed
8 Mar 2016Jerusalem12two officers injured in shooting attack; terrorist was shot and killed
8 Mar 2016Petah Tikva11one injured in stabbing attack; victim used the terrorist’s knife to kill the terrorist
9 Mar 2016Jerusalem21shooting attack on rail stop near Damascus Gate; one civilian injured; both terrorists shot and killed
11 Mar 2016Jerusalem01one injured in stabbing attack
11 Mar 2016Beit Horon02two soldiers injured in shooting attack
14 Mar 2016Elias Junction34two vehicular attacks on bus stop, with gunfire by terrorists during first attack; 4 soldiers injured; three terrorists shot and killed
17 Mar 2016Ariel, Samaria21stabbing attack injured one soldier; two terrorists were shot and killed
18 Mar 2016Gush Etzion10attempted stabbing attack on soldiers; one terrorist was shot and killed, two more arrested
24 Mar 2016Tel Rumeida21stabbing attack injured one soldier; two terrorists were shot and killed
3 Apr 2016Rosh Ha-ayin01one injured in stabbing attack
14 Apr 2016Al-Arub10attempted axe attack on soldiers; terrorist was shot and killed
14 Apr 2016Al-Arub01one soldier injured in rock throwing attack
14 Apr 2016Ramla-Nes Ziona01one injured by rock thrown at car
19 Apr 2016Jerusalem021bombing and resulting fire on bus injured 21, including some in adjacent vehicles
1 May 2016Efrat02woman and young child injured in rock throwing attack on car
2 May 2016Jerusalem01stabbing attack injured one civilian
3 May 2016Dolev13three soldiers injured in vehicular attack; terrorist was shot and killed
10 May 2016Hizma02two soldiers injured by pipe bomb explosions
10 May 2016Jerusalem02two women injured in stabbing attack
23 May 2016Jerusalem10attempted stabbing attack on border guards; terrorist was shot and killed
30 May 2016Tel Aviv01stabbing attack injured one soldier; terrorist was arrested
1 Jun 2016Maccabim01stone throwing attack on car caused crash, injuring the driver
2 Jun 2016Nablus01Molotov cocktails thrown at worshippers at Joseph’s Tomb; one terrorist injured by security forces
2 Jun 2016Einav10attempted stabbing attack on soldiers; terrorist was shot and killed
5 Jun 2016Jerusalem01one injured by rock thrown at bus
8 Jun 2016Tel Aviv418two terrorists opened fire at a restaurant, killing 4 and injuring 17; both terrorists arrested, with one shot and injured
19 Jun 2016Benjamin region01one child injured by rock throwing
21 Jun 2016Jerusalem-Modiin11rock throwing attack on vehicles on Route 443; one terrorist shot and killed, one injured, others arrested
24 Jun 2016Kiryat Arba12vehicular attack at hitchhiking stop injured two; terrrorist was shot and killed
26 Jun 2016Jerusalem03three injured (one police officer and two guards) by rocks thrown near Temple Mount
28 Jun 2016Jerusalem01worshipper at Western Wall injured by stone throwing
30 Jun 2016Kiriat Arba2113-year-old stabbed to death in home invasion by terrorist; one guard injured by the terrorist and by gunfire from other guards; terrorist was shot and killed
30 Jun 2016Netanya12two injured in stabbing attack at market; terrorist was shot and killed
1 Jul 2016Aduraim Junction13shooting attack on car near Aduraim Junction caused car to crash, killing the rabbi driver and injuring his wife and their two teenage children
1 Jul 2016Hebron, West Bank10attempted stabbing attack on police at Cave of the Patriarchs; terrorist was shot and killed
5 Jul 2016Ariel01attempted stabbing attack on soldiers; terrorist was shot and injured
9 Jul 2016Tekoa junction01shooting attack on car injured one
18 Jul 2016Gush Etzion-Hebron highway, West Bank12stabbing attack injured two soldiers; terrorist was shot and killed
26 Jul 2016Kalandiya10terrorist shot and injured during attempted stabbing attack at checkpoint
31 Jul 2016Hawara, Samaria10terrorist shot and killed during attempted stabbing attack at checkpoint
11 Aug 2016Jerusalem01one injured in stabbing attack at Mount of Olives; terrorist was arrested
14 Aug 2016Shaked, Samaria01stabbing attack injured one soldier; terrorist was arrested
18 Aug 2016Jerusalem01one injured by rock thrown at bus
24 Aug 2016Gilad, Samaria10soldier injured in stabbing attack; attacker was killed
31 Aug 2016Nablus01soldier at Joseph’s Tomb was shot and injured by gunfire from Balata refugee camp
5 Sep 2016Jerusalem10attempted stabbing attack on police at the Damascus gate by Jordanian terrorist; terrorist was shot and killed
16 Sep 2016Hebron, West Bank11stabbing attack injured one soldier; terrorist was shot and killed
16 Sep 2016Kiriat Arba13vehicular attack injured two teenagers; one terrorist was killed and another injured
17 Sep 2016Hebron, West Bank11stabbing attack injured one soldier; terrorist was killed by security forces
18 Sep 2016Efrat02police officer injured in stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and injured
19 Sep 2016Hebron, West Bank20two terrorists killed while attempting to stab soldiers at a roadblock
19 Sep 2016Jerusalem03two police officers injured in stabbing attack at Flower Gate; the terrorist was shot and injured
20 Sep 2016Bani Naim10teenage terrorist was shot and killed while attempting to stab a soldier
20 Sep 2016Dahaisha02firebombs thrown at soldiers injured two at refugee camp
30 Sep 2016Qalandia11stabbing attack injured one soldier; terrorist was killed by security forces
9 Oct 2016Jerusalem312shooting attack from moving car; one person shot and injured at a rail stop, one shot and killed in another car; gunfire exchange with police killed one officer and injured a second; terrorist was also killed
19 Oct 2016Tapuah junction10female terrorist was shot and killed while attempting to stab police officers
29 Oct 2016Ofra10vehicular attack on soldiers; the terrorist also attempted to stab soldiers but was shot and killed
30 Oct 2016Beit Ummar13vehicular attack injured three soldiers; terrorist was shot and killed
31 Oct 2016Beit El13three soldiers injured in shooting attack at Focus checkpoint; terrorist was a member of the Palestinian Authority security forces and was shot and killed
3 Nov 2016Ofra01attempted stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
3 Nov 2016Tulkarm01shooting attack injured one soldier
9 Nov 2016Hawara01attempted stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
10 Nov 2016Ofra01rock throwing attack against bus injured one
16 Nov 2016Beit El01rock throwing attack on motorcycle injured one
16 Nov 2016Al-Bureij, Gaza16rock throwing attack injured two soldiers; one attacker was shot and killed, four others injured
18 Nov 2016Qadoum, Samaria01one police officer injured in rock throwing attack
18 Nov 2016Sinjil01rock throwing attack on vehicle injured one
20 Nov 2016Benjamin region03rock throwing attack on IDF bus injured three soldiers
22 Nov 2016Qalandia10attempted stabbing attack at checkpoint; terrorist was shot and killed
25 Nov 2016Haifa0180at least 100 wildfires, many set by terrorists, burned 130 sq. km and forced evacuations of 80,000 in Haifa and other areas; extensive areas burned in Judean Hills National Park and Kfir Nature Reserve; efforts involved 2,000 firefighters including many from other countries; as of 27 Nov, 17 fires were proven arson and 35 Palestinians has been arrested in connection with the fires; 180 people injured, 4 moderately to severely, most others from smoke inhalation; 527 homes destroyed near Haifa
25 Nov 2016Qalandia10attempted stabbing attack against police officer; terrorist was shot and killed
8 Dec 2016Tapuah Junction10terrorist was shot and killed while attempting to attack police officers
14 Dec 2016Jerusalem13stabbing attack injured one child (age 13) and two soldiers; terrorist was shot and killed
23 Dec 2016Efrat01stabbing attack injured one civilian
23 Dec 2016Balata, Nablus01one soldier shot and injured
8 Jan 2017Jerusalem515vehicular attack on soldiers at bus stop; terrorist was shot and killed

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© 2016, 2017 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 8 January 2017.
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