Terror spikes in Jerusalem and elsewhere around Israel
00:01 Jerusalem Police close off roads as Israeli protesters begin to gather for a demonstration in the Old City and a march to the Damascus Gate.
00:03 Fighting reported between Arabs and Jews in the Mamilla section of eastern Jerusalem
00:05 Arab terrorist arrested at the Dung Gate to the Old City of Jerusalem for throwing a stun grenade.
00:07 Police shoot terrorist near Ma’ale Adumim. The attacker was shot as he was about to throw a firebomb on the Jerusalem-Ma’ale Adumim highway.
00:15 An Arab mob at the Dung Gate entrance to the Old City of Jerusalem is rioting, throwing stones and firebombs, and shooting fireworks at police.
00:20 IDF officials warn Palestinian Authority police in the PA capital city of Ramallah to leave the area in order not to interfere with IDF operations. The IDF and Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) are investigating the terror attack that orphaned six children and killed both Rabbi Eitam Henkin and his wife, Na’ama Henkin, three nights ago.
00:34 Palestinian Arab terrorists attack Israeli driver on a Samaria road near the Jewish community of Eli. Jewish woman injured, baby in the car reportedly in good condition.
00:47 IDF soldiers enter the Palestinian Arab village of A-Swiya to arrest the attackers who injured the Jewish woman a few minutes earlier.
00:50 Explosive device was thrown from the Palestinian Arab town of Jelazoun at the security fence of the Samaria Jewish community of Beit El. IDF soldiers on site responded with stun grenades.
00:51 IDF captures a terrorist in Hebron who tried to stab an Israeli soldier.
01:23 *Unconfirmed* ‘Iron Fist’ Operation – The first day
01:47 IDF centered at the entrance of Ramallah
01:50 Ramallah: Arabs barricaded in front of the house of Jerusalem’s terrorist. According to the report, the terrorists will not ‘allow’ the house demolition.
01:50 IDF entered the village Gamal south of Tulkarem, while firing stun grenades.
2:30 Islamic Jihad announced the beginning of the third intifada