Chronology of Terrorist Attacks in Israel
Part XV: 2017-2019

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 24 August 2019

datelocationkilledinjureddescription
8 Jan 2017Jerusalem515vehicular attack on soldiers at bus stop, killing 4; terrorist was shot and killed
18 Jan 2017Umm al-Hiran10police officer killed in vehicular attack on Israeli security forces; attacker also killed
25 Jan 2017Cochav Yakov10attempted vehicular attack on people at bus stop; attacker was shot and killed
2 Feb 2017Adam03vehicular attack at guard post injured 2 police officers and 1 civilian guard
13 Mar 2017Jerusalem122 soldiers injured in stabbing attack at Lionsí Gate guard post; attacker was shot and killed
1 Apr 2017Jerusalem13stabbing attack killed one British citizen, injured two civilians on light rail car
1 Apr 2017Jerusalem132 civilians and 1 soldier injured in stabbing attack; attacker was shot and killed
6 Apr 2017Ofra Junction, West Bank11soldier killed, another injured in vehicular attack
14 Apr 2017Jerusalem12British citizen killed in stabbing attack on light rail; 2 civilians injured
19 Apr 2017Gush Etzion, West Bank11vehicular attack injured 1; attacker was shot and killed
23 Apr 2017Tel Aviv04terrorist stabbed and injured 4 people at two beach hotels
24 Apr 2017Kalandiya, West Bank011 soldier injured in stabbing attack by Palestinian woman who was shot and injured
25 Apr 2017Nablus01attempted stabbing attack; attacker was shot and injured
26 Apr 2017Nablus01attempted stabbing attack; attacker was shot and injured
28 Apr 2017Rachel's Tomb01soldier at Rachelís Tomb was injured by attackers throwing rocks and Molotov cocktails
7 May 2017Jerusalem10attempted stabbing attack; 16-year-old female terrorist was shot and killed
9-10 May 2017Binyamin region00arson attacks in Pesagot, Kokhav Hashakher, and a third location
13 May 2017Jerusalem11police officer injured in stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
1 Jun 2017Mevo Dotan, West Bank11soldier injured in stabbing attack by Palestinian woman; attacker was fatally shot
17 Jun 2017Jerusalem24border police officer killed in stabbing attack in Old City (attacker was shot and killed); shooting attack at Zedekiahís Cave injured 4, including 1 border police officer
20 Jun 2017Adam10attempted stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
14 Jul 2017Jerusalem512 border police officers killed, 1 injured at Temple Mount by multiple Arab gunmen who were shot and killed while attempting to escape into a mosque
21 Jul 2017Neve Tzuf-Halamish, western Binyamin413 killed, 1 injured in home invasion stabbing attack; terrorist was shot and killed
24 Jul 2017Petah Tikva10stabbing attack killed Israeli-Arab bus driver
2 Aug 2017Yavne011 injured in stabbing attack in supermarket
26 Sep 2017Har Adar, West Bank301 border police officer and 2 civilian guards killed by gunman planning to attack civilians
4 Oct 2017Kafr Kasim101 killed in beating attack in warehouse
18 Oct 2017Gush Etzion Junction01attempted stabbing attack on soldiers; attacker was shot and injured
21 Oct 2017Hebron011 child injured in rock throwing attack
17 Nov 2017Gush Etzion03vehicular attack injured one at Efrat and one at Gush Etzion Junction; teenage attacker was shot and injured
30 Nov 2017Arad101 soldier killed in stabbing attack at bus stop
10 Dec 2017Jerusalem01security guard stabbed at Central Bus Station
11 Dec 2017Ramallah00arson attacks during riot utilizing a Red Crescent ambulance
18 Dec 2017Armon Hanatziv, Jerusalem00arson attack
 
10 Jan 2018Havat Gilad, West Bank101 killed in drive-by shooting attack
2 Feb 2018Abu Dis, Jerusalem011 injured by rioters in Jerusalem
5 Feb 2018Ariel, West Bank201 killed in stabbing attack at bus stop; attacker escaped but was later killed in a shootout with police
7 Feb 2018Carmei Tzur111 injured in stabbing attack; attacker was shot and killed
12 Feb 2018Jenin02two soldiers injured in rock throwing attack
17 Feb 2018near Gaza border044 soldiers injured on Israeli side of border by roadside bomb
4 Mar 2018Acre033 soldiers injured in vehicular attack
16 Mar 2018Mevo Dotan222 soldiers killed, 2 injured in vehicular attack
18 Mar 2018Jerusalem201 killed in stabbing attack in Old City; attacker was shot and killed
22 Apr 2018Southern Israel006 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary kites launched from Gaza Strip
7 May 2018Sha'ar NaNegev00fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza Strip
8 May 2018Nahal Oz00extensive damage from arson fire in wheat field
14 May 2018Gaza border640riots and incendiary attacks at Gaza Strip-Israeli border; 35 fires started in Eshkol region; Kerem Shalom border crossing burned; 50 terrorists killed
5 May 2018Lubana-Sharkiya011 injured in rock throwing attack on car
18-19 May 2018Southern Israel0020 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary kites launched from Gaza Strip
26 May 2018Al-Amri, near Ramallah101 soldier fatally injured (died 28 May) from rock dropped on him during counterterrorism operations
25-26 May 2018Southern Israel0018 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary kites and balloons launched from Gaza Strip
29 May 2018Gaza Strip00rocket fire from Gaza Strip strikes power station, causing power failure to Gaza
30 May 2018Southern Israel00180 rockets and mortar shells fired from Gaza Strip into Israel
1-3 Jun 2018Southern Israel0040 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary attacks launched from Gaza Strip
6 Jun 2018Be'ery Reserve0023 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary attacks launched from Gaza Strip, including one in Be'ery Reserve
8 Jun 2018Gaza border00over 40 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary attacks launched from Gaza Strip
14-15 Jun 2018Negev, Gaza border0018 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary kites and balloons launched from Gaza Strip
16 Jun 2018Southern Israel0017 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary kites and balloons launched from Gaza Strip
17 Jun 2018Gaza border0021 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary kites and balloons launched from Gaza Strip
19 Jun 2018Gaza border0016 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary attacks launched from Gaza Strip
20 Jun 2018Southern Israel0045 rockets and mortar shells fired from Gaza Strip into Israel, 7 intercepted by Iron Dome, 3 falling in Gaza, 5 falling in Eshkol region
6 Jul 2018Gvaram Forest, Nahal Besor, Sderot area0019 fires started by incediary kites and balloons, burning 30 hectares northwest of Sderot and 0.5 hectares in Nahal Besor
7 Jul 2018Or HaNer, Be'eri Nature Reserve, Nahai Shikma, Erez forest0022 fires started in multiple locations, burning 3 hectares in the Be'en Nature Reserve
14 Jul 2018Southern Israel04190 rockets fired from Gaza Strip into Israel
8-9 Aug 2018Southern Israel05150 rockets fired from Gaza Strip into Israel
16 Sep 2018Gush Etzion11stabbing attack at shopping center killed one; attacker was shot
7 Oct 2018Barkan212 killed, 1 injured in shooting attack
12 Oct 2018Gaza Strip7?riots and attacks at Gaza Strip border; three attackers killed after using a bomb to blow a hole in the border fence; ten fires ignited in Israel by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza Strip into Israel
17 Oct 2018Beersheba00rocket fired from Gaza Strip hit a house in Beersheba, another fell off the Tel Aviv coast
26-27 Oct 2018Southern Israel0039 rockets fired from Gaza Strip, of which 2 fell in Gaza
12-13 Nov 2018Northern Negev177460 rockets fired from Gaza Strip into Ashkelon, Eshkol Regional Council, and surrounding areas; 1 Palestinian killed and 2 injured in Ashkelon in 12 Nov
14 Nov 2018Jerusalem05stabbing attack on border police station injured 4 police officers; the attacker was injured and arrested
9 Dec 2018Ofra, Benjamin region17shooting attack at bus stop injured 7, including two teenagers and a pregnant woman whose 30-week baby was delivering in emergency surgery but died 12 Dec
12-13 Dec 2018Israel20two terrorists involved in separate prior attacks shot and killed, others arrested
13 Dec 2018 (0500)Old City, Jerusalem122 soldiers injured in stabbing attack; soldiers shot and killed the attacker
13 Dec 2018Givat Assaf Junction222 soldiers killed, 2 injured in shooting attack at bus stop
 
7 Feb 2019Ein Yael10teenager was brutally assaulted and killed
4 Mar 2019Kfar Naama23three attackers engaged in ramming attack, injuring a soldier and a border policeman; soldiers fired at the attackers, killing two and injuring one
17 Mar 2019Ariel and Gitrai Avisar junctions21Palestinian terrorist stabbed a soldier at Ariel Junction, took the soldiers gun and fatally shot the soldier and a civilian, stole a car and drove to Gitrai Avisar Junction where he shot another soldier
25 Mar 2019Moshav Mishmeret077 injured, including 1 infant and 2 other children, in house struck by rocket fired from Gaza Strip
26 Mar 2019Sderot0060 rockets fired from Gaza Strip into Israel, one house struck in Sderot
4-6 May 2019Israel near Gaza Strip5141600-700 rockets fired from Gaza into Israel over 48-hour period, with 240 of these rockets intercepted by Iron Dome defenses; on 5 May rockets killed 3 in Ashkelon, 1 in Kibbutz Erez, with another woman in Ashkelon fatally injured during evacuation (died 7 July); over the 4-6 May period, 141 were injured and 522 buildings were damaged
14 May 2019Kerem Shalom, Gaza Strip00rioting at Gaza-Israeli border included burning of Kerem Shalom crossing
26-27 May 2019Pisgat Ze'ev, Jerusalem00firebomb attacks in neighborhood of Jerusalem
6 Jul 2019Hizma055 soldiers injured in ramming attack; attacker was arrested
8 Aug 2019Gush Etzion101 yeshiva student stabbed and killed
15 Aug 2019Old City, Jerusalem22stabbing attack injured one police officer and one civilian; both attackers were shot and killed
16 Aug 2019Elazar, Gush Etzion12vehicular attack injured 2 civilians at bus stop; attacker was shot and killed
13-19 Aug 2019Southern Israel0010 fires started on Israeli side of border by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza Strip
17 Aug 2019Sderot062 injured and 4 treated for shock following rocket attack from Gaza Strip
17 Aug 2019Gaza Strip30three terrorists killed attempting to cross Gaza Strip border into Israel
23 Aug 2019Dolev, West Bank121 teenager killed, 2 others injured in bombing attack

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© 2017-2018, 2019 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 24 August 2019.
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