Low-Intensity Conflict Report #63, December 31, 2012
These reports are translated and publicized by Yehudit Tayar for Hatzalah Yehudah and Shomron with the clearance and confirmation of the IDF. Hatzalah Yehudah and Shomron is a voluntary emergency medical organization with over 500 volunteer doctors, paramedics, medics who are on call 24/7 and work along with the IDF, 669 IAF Airborn Rescue, the security officers and personal throughout Yesha and the Jordan Valley, and with MDA.
We, the volunteers of Hatzalah Yehudah and Shomron go out to rescue anyone who needs our emergency medical assistance; including civilians, military and Arabs also those within the PA territories. (with IDF presence) To us a life is precious and we go out at risk leaving home and family or stopping on the road to rescue anyone in need.
December 31, 2012
Shomron: Again Arabs attack the Givat HaShkaidia ( Almond Hill) near Yitzhar, threw rocks and again attempted to ignite the field and attack the residents. IDF responded.
Jerusalem Region: Near Har Adar Arabs attacked Border Police patrol with Molotov cocktail .
Benjamin Region: Haramia Valley; Arabs attack Israeli vehicles with rocks.
December 30, 2012
Israeli bus attacked by Arabs with rocks causing damage to the front windshield that was bullet proof near Ben Inun Junction.
Southern Hevron Hills near Al Fawwar Israeli bus attacked by Arabs with rocks causing damage to window and body of the bus.
Hevron: IDF soldiers guarding at post at Jewish cemetery reported seeing explosion on the fence most likely a Molotov cocktail.
December 29, 2012
IDF female soldier injured by Arabs when attacked with rocks near Neve Zuf in the Benjamin Region at Nabi Salah.
Highway 443 Israeli injured from rocks thrown by Arabs between Modi'in and Bet Horon.
Abu Dis- Molotov cocktail thrown on IDf post north-east of Bethlehem.
Hawara –Betot Junction IDF position attacked by Arabs with Molotov cocktail: IDF spokesman releases:IDF force captured 2 terrorists possessing gun, 2 knives and a Molotov cocktail that was ready to throw.
IDF spokesman releases that on Gush Etzion-Hevron Highway near El Arub Arabs attacked IDF post with Molotov cocktail.
December 28, 2012
Highway 443 near Hurbat AL Matzvat between Modi'in and Bet Horon Arabs attacked Israeli vehicles with rocks injuring one of the travelers.
Near Chavat Gilad in the Shomron Arabs attack Israeli vehicles with rocks.
Near Utzrin Israeli vehicles attacked by Arabs with rocks.
December 27, 2012
South-west of Hevron near El Hawar Arabs attacked Israeli vehicles with rocks causing damage to the vehicles.
Arab vehicle attacked by Arabs with rocks near El Arub on Gush Etzion-Hevron Highway damaging window.(mistaken for Israeli car)
Alon Road near El-Mughaiyir and 2 Molotov attacks against Israeli vehicles.
Kever Rachel (Tomb of Rachel Bet Lechem) Arabs attacked the site with rocks and pipe bomb. The bomb exploded inside of PA controlled area.
Again Arabs attack Kever Rachel with pipe bomb which exploded in the air and particles hit the site of the Tomb. No injuries.
South of Ofra near Ain Yabrud damage caused to Israeli car.
Near Aish Kodesh
Near Shiloh at Turmous Aya
North of Eli
Near Neve Zuf
Near the vineyards of Harasha Arabs placed a barricade of rocks and started a fire. The security coordinator of the community was attacked by the Arabs with rocks causing damage to his vehicle.
Gush Etzion-Hevron Highway near El Arub.
Gush Etzion: near the security fence of Karmei Zur a number of Arabs attacked with rocks and lit and fire bomb. IDF responded.
December 26, 2012
Southern Hevron Hills: Arabs threw rocks on Israeli bus between Bet Chagai and the Yehudah Brigade Headquarters.
Benjamin Region: Near Shiloh at Turmos Aya Israeli vehicles attacked by Arabs with rocks damaging 3 cars.
Gush Etzion-Hevron Highway: Near Bet Umar following a funeral of a Arab resident of the village tens of Arabs who attended the funeral attacked IDF force with rocks. The IDF force made the attackers retreat into the village.
Gush Etzion: Near Tekoa Arabs attack Israeli vehicles with rocks causing damage.
East of Shechem at Bekaot checkpost Arab caught with explosive device and 10 ct. knife on his possession. Bomb squad detonated the explosive device.
Arabs attack Israeli vehicles near Migdalim Junction.
Shomron: Near Yitzhar 15 Arab agitators climbed the Shkaidia Hill and attacked with rocks with the intent to perpetrate violence.
Hawara: ambulance and private Israeli vehicle attacked by Arabs with rocks.
December 25, 2012
IDF Post at Shoafat Arabs attacked the post with rocks and Molotov cocktail. Border Police carried out investigation.
Arabs attacked IDF patrol near Tekoa. In addition the patrol reported an object thrown on them after which they heard an explosion. Incident under investigation by IDF.
Burning object hurled from Arab taxi toward Israeli vehicles near the residence of Moshe Zar near Karnei Shomron.
Molotov cocktails thown towards truck by Rama Base near A-Ram.
Arabs threw rocks on Border Police patrol at Issawiya.
Between Ofra and Givat Asaf rocks were thrown by Arabs on Israeli vehicles causing damage.
Arabs placed a barricade of rocks between Rimonim and Michmas causing an Arab driver who did not see the blockade to crash into it and damage his car.