Violence in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict 2006

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January[edit]

  • January summary: 13 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the Occupied Territories[1]
  • January 19: 20 injured in bombing at fast-food restaurant in Tel Aviv

February[edit]

  • February summary: 29 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the Occupied Territories;[1] 1 Israeli killed by Palestinian man.
  • February 5: 1 killed, 5 injured in stabbing attack on taxi bus en route to Tel Aviv.[2]

March[edit]

  • March summary: 15 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the Occupied Territories;[1] 1 Palestinian kills himself in Occupied Territories;[3] 5 Israelis killed by Palestinians in Occupied Territories;[3][4] 2 Israelis killed in Israel by Palestinian security forces (rocket).
  • March 1: 1 killed in shooting attack at gas station near Migdalim, West Bank.[4]
  • March 28: 2 killed (incl. 1 child) in explosion of Qassam rocket found in western Negev area.
  • March 30: 4 killed (incl. 1 child) by suicide bomber posing as Jewish hitchhiker, in Kedumim in Occupied Territories.[3]

April[edit]

  • April summary: 31 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the Occupied Territories;[1] 1 Palestinian kills himself in Israel;[5] 6 Israeli civilians killed by Palestinians in Israel;[5][6] 10 others killed by a Palestinian in Israel.[5]
  • April 17: 11 killed (including 2 Romanians, 1 French citizen, 1 US citizen and 1 dual Israeli-French citizen), over 60 injured by suicide bomber outside a fast-food restaurant in Tel Aviv after being prevented by a security guard from entering.[5]

May[edit]

  • May summary: 36 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the Occupied Territories[1]

June[edit]

  • June summary: 41 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the Occupied Territories;[1] 2 Palestinians detained by Israelis in Occupied Territories and taken to Israel; 1 Israeli detained by Palestinians in Israel and taken to Gaza; 64 members of the Palestinian Legislative Council detained by Israeli forces and held in Israel as of October 24, 2006.[9]
  • June 9: an explosion on a Gaza beach, of disputed origin, kills 8 Palestinians.[10]
  • June 24, 03:30-04:30 local time, near Rafah: Ali Muamar is beaten by Israeli soldiers, his sons Osama and Mustafa Muamar are detained and taken to an undisclosed location in Israel, and Ali Muamar is treated in hospital.
  • June 25: Palestinian militants infiltrate Israel through a secret tunnel and start a gunbattle at a military checkpoint - 2 Israeli soldiers and 3 militants are killed and an Israeli soldier is reported as missing and is later found out to have been captured by the militants.
  • June 28: Israel starts a military operation in the Gaza strip, deploying a large number of tanks, APCs and troops in order to rescue the soldier captured in the attack three days before that.
  • June 29: Israeli troops detain one third of the Palestinian government and altogether 64 members of the Palestinian Legislative Council who are Hamas members.[9]

July[edit]

  • July summary: 177 Palestinians killed by Israel security forces[11] (1–15 July: 97 in the Occupied Territories);[1]
  • July 16: Three Palestinian militants are killed in an Israeli airstrike, soon after Israeli forces re-entered the Gaza Strip.[12]

August[edit]

  • August 19: An Israeli citizen is shot and killed by a Palestinian in Bkaot in the Bikaa region in Israel.[14]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces in the Occupied Territories". B'Tselem. Retrieved 2006-08-05. 
  2. ^ "Palestinian kills mother of three in Petah Tikva". The Jerusalem Post. 2006-02-06. 
  3. ^ a b c "Kedumim deaths may have prevented greater tragedy". The Jerusalem Post. 2006-03-30. 
  4. ^ a b "Father of two killed in Samaria shooting". The Jerusalem Post. 2006-03-02. 
  5. ^ a b c d "A final kiss good-bye". The Jerusalem Post. 2006-04-20. 
  6. ^ "Israeli civilians killed by Palestinians in Israel". B'Tselem. Retrieved 2006-08-06. 
  7. ^ "Rafah zoo levelled in Israel raid". ~~~~. May 25, 2004. Retrieved 2009-01-26. 
  8. ^ McGreal, Chris (May 22, 2004). "The day the tanks arrived at Rafah zoo". London: ~~~~. Retrieved 2009-01-26. 
  9. ^ a b "Israel seizes Hamas legislators". BBC. 29 June 2006. Retrieved 2006-08-05. 
  10. ^ "Hamas militants vow to end truce". BBC News. 2006-06-10. 
  11. ^ Palestine News Network (5 August 2006). "Palestinian Ministry of Health: Israeli forces kill 177 & injure 1,010 Palestinians in July". International Middle East Media Center. Retrieved 2006-08-06. 
  12. ^ "Gaza Strip: Three Palestinians killed by Israeli fire". Al Bawaba. 2006-07-16. 
  13. ^ הותר לפרסם: נעצר רוצח התייר בעיר העתיקה
  14. ^ חדשות nrg - חייל צה"ל נהרג בפיגוע ירי בבקעה