The Rise of Settler Terrorism

Author
Daniel Byman, Natan Sachs
Content Type
Journal Article
Journal
Foreign Affairs
Volume
91
Issue Number
5
Publication Date
September/October 2012
Institution
Council on Foreign Relations
Abstract
Israeli authorities in the West Bank have long worried about stopping Palestinian terrorism. Now, they need to add a new item to the agenda: stopping radical Jewish settlers who have begun attacking innocent Palestinians and Israeli soldiers alike. Jerusalem has to the stop the violence, and Washington should help.
Topic
Terrorism
Political Geography
Israel, Palestine