Chronology of Terrorist Attacks in Israel
Part XVI: 2021

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 22 August 2021

datelocationkilledinjureddescription
27 Apr 2021Ramallah022 injured in rock throwing attacks
29 Apr 2021Oz Zion, Ramallah011 injured in attack by Molotov cocktails
2 May 2021Tapuah Junction123 students injured in drive-by shooting at bus stop, 1 died 5 May; attacker was a Palestinian with American citizenship
2 May 2021Gush Etzion101 Palestinian woman fatally shot by Israeli soldiers after approaching them with a sharp object
2 May 2021Sheikh Jarrah, East Jerusalem021 injured in rock throwing attack; 1 police officer injured while investigating
3 May 2021east of Qalqilya021 injured by rocks thrown at vehicle, another treated for shock
6 May 2021Nablus011 injured by rocks thrown at vehicle
7 May 2021Salem, near Jenin, West Bank21three terrorists shot, two fatally by return fire when the attempted to shoot Israeli border police
10 May 2021Ashkelon2242 women killed, one from India, and dozens injured by over 150 rockets fired by Hamas from Gaza
10 May 2021Beit Hanoun, Gaza88 killed, including 6 children and teenagers (ages 2, 7, 10, 11, 11, 16) by rocket misfired from Gaza against Israel
10 May 2021Jabalia, Gaza88 killed, including one 4-year-old and one teenager by rocket misfired from Gaza that struck Al-Omari mosque
10 May 2021Nablus; Ramallah022 injured in rock throwing attacks
11 May 2021Rishon Lezion11 woman killed by rocket attack from Gaza
11 May 2021Israel480 rockets fired by Hamas into Israel, another 150 fell inside Gaza; Tel Aviv was among areas targeted
12 May 2021Sderot1one 5-year-old child in a shelter killed by rocket fired from Gaza
12 May 2021near Gaza border11 soldier killed by anti-tank missile fired from Gaza Strip
12 May 2021near Lod22 killed, including one teenager, by rocket fired from Gaza
12 May 2021Israel310 rockets fired by Hamas into Israel
12-13 May 2021Gazaabout 150 rockets fired by Hamas fell inside Gaza
13 May 2021Moshav Netaim11 woman suffered head injury from fall while running for shelter from rocket attack, died 15 May
13 May 2021Moshav Shtulim11 woman injured while running for shelter from rocket attack, later died
13 May 2021Israel350 rockets fired by Hamas into Israel
14 May 2021Israel350 rockets fired by Hamas from Gaza into Israel, another 50 fell inside Gaza
14 May 2021Golan Heights003 rockets fired at Israel from Syria: 2 fell in Golan Heights, 1 fell in Syria
15 May 2021Ramat Gan11 killed by rocket attack
15 May 2021Holon11 woman injured while running for shelter from rocket attack, died 17 May
15 May 2021Nablus011 soldier injured in shooting attack
15 May 2021Israel398 rockets fired by Hamas into Israel
15-16 May 2021Gazaabout 100 rockets fired by Hamas fell inside Gaza
16 May 2021Israel250 rockets fired by Hamas into Israel
17 May 2021Israel260 rockets fired by Hamas into Israel
17 May 2021Nablus011 soldier injured in vehicular attack
17-18 May 2021Gazaabout 90 rockets fired by Hamas fell inside Gaza
18 May 2021Israel335 rockets fired by Hamas into Israel
18 May 2021Moshav Ohad22 Thai citizens killed by mortar fire from Gaza Strip
18 May 2021Ramallah021 injured by rocks thrown at vehicle, another treated for shock
19 May 2021Israel270 rockets fired by Hamas from Gaza into Israel, another 60 fell inside Gaza
19 May 2021Kiryat Arba101 Palestinian woman shot and killed while attempting a shooting attack on Israeli soldiers and civilians
13-19 May 2021northern Israel0013 rockets fired from Lebanon at Israel: 5 fell offshore, 6 fell in Lebanon, 1 fell near Shfaram, 1 was intercepted by Iron Dome
20 May 2021Israel420 rockets fired by Hamas from Gaza into Israel, another 40 fell inside Gaza; total for 10-20 May was over 4360 rockets fired, 680 fell in Gaza, 280 fell into Mediterranean Sea, 3573 entered Israel of which about 90% were intercepted by Iron Dome defenses
10-20 May 2021Israel3200several hundred injured in Israel from Hamas rocket fire from Gaza for 10-20 May totalling over 4360 rockets fired, including 680 that fell in Gaza, 280 that fell into Mediterranean Sea, and 3573 that entered Israel of which about 90% were intercepted by Iron Dome defenses; several Palestians killed in Gaza by Hamas rockets
21 May 2021Nablus033 soldiers injured in rock-throwing attack
24 May 2021Sheikh Jarrah, East Jerusalem121 soldier and 1 civilian injured in stabbing attack at rail stop; attacker was shot and killed by police
26 May 2021Hebron011 injured by rocks thrown at vehicle
30 May 2021western Negev near Gaza021 security guard stabbed by Palestinian attacker; attacker was shot and injured
1 Jun 2021Nablus011 Israeli Arab crashed after his vehicle was attacked by rocks
6 Jun 2021Nablus021 woman injured by rocks thrown at vehicle, another treated for shock
8 Jun 2021Ramallah011 soldier injured in rock-throwning attack
11 Jun 2021Temple Mount, Jerusalem01Palestinians throwing rocks from Temple Mount injured 1 police officer
12 Jun 2021Qalandia Crossing10one Palestinian woman shot and killed while attempting a stabbing attack on Israeli border police
14 Jun 2021Bethlehem011 injured by rocks thrown at bus
15 Jun 2021western Negev near Gaza00balloon launched from Gaza explodes over kibbutz near a playground
15-18 Jun 2021western Negev near Gaza0041 fires started by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza
16 Jun 2021Hizma111 soldier injured in attempted vehicular attack by Palestinian woman; attacker was shot and killed
16 Jun 2021Nablus011 injured by rocks thrown at vehicle
17 Jun 2021Jerusalem011 injured by rocks thrown at vehicle
23 Jun 2021Nablus; Ramallah022 injured in rock throwing attacks
25 Jun 2021south of Nablus011 women treated for shock following rock-throwing attack
27 Jun 2021Shuafat, East Jerusalem044 soldiers injured in attack with rocks and Molotov cocktails
28 Jun 2021northeast of Jerusalem011 injured by rocks thrown at bus
1 Jul 2021al-Tor, East Jerusalem011 injured by rocks thrown at vehicle
1 Jul 2021Jordan Valley011 soldier stabbed at bus stop by Palestinian terrorist
1 Jul 2021western Negev near Gaza00four fires started in Israel by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza
4 Jul 2021East Jerusalem022 injured in rock throwing attacks
5 Jul 2021northeast of Jerusalem011 injured by rocks thrown at bus
14 Jul 2021East Jerusalem033 injured in rock throwing attacks
18 Jul 2021Damascus Gate, East Jerusalem033 injured, including 1 infant, in rock throwing attack on vehicles
21 Jul 2021Jabal Sabih011Palestinians attack Israeli soldiers with rocks, injuring 2 soldiers; return fire by soldiers injured 9
22 Jul 2021al-Zawiya, Gaza114terrorist weapons storehouse exploded near market, killing 1 and injuring 14 including 6 children
23 Jul 2021Nabi Saleh10Palestinian fatally shot after attacking Israeli soldiers with rocks
24 Jul 2021near Jenin10three Palestinians attacked Israeli soldiers with Molotov cocktails; one attacker fatally shot
24 Jul 2021al-Malih Hot Springs031 soldier, 2 civilians injured in attack by Palestinians
25 Jul 202100three fires started in Israel by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza
28 Jul 2021Bayta10one attacker shot and killed by Israeli soldiers
29 Jul 2021Bayt Ummar19Palestinian rioters attacked Israeli soldiers with rocks; return fire from the soldiers killed 1, injured 9
6 Aug 2021Bayta124Palestinian rioters confronted by Israeli security forces; one rioter killed, dozens injured
6 Aug 2021western Negev near Gaza00four fires started in Israel, three in Kissufim Forest, one in Be’en Forest, by incendiary balloons launched from Gaza
9 Aug 202101one terrorist injured during attempted stabbing attack on Israeli soldiers
9 Aug 2021northeast of Jerusalem011 Palestinian woman injured by rocks thrown at Israeli vehicle
15 Aug 2021Jenin4four Palestinians killed in gunfight with Israeli soldiers

Go to Introduction for sources, definitions, and list of other sections.

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© 2021 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 22 August 2021.
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