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How the barrier saves lives

Since the construction of the security fence, terrorist attacks against Israelis have dropped dramatically. Between the beginning of the current confrontation in September 2000 and the erection of the security fence and buffer zone in August 2003, the Palestinians carried out 73 terrorist attacks, killing 293 Israelis and wounding 1950. Between August 2003 and the end of 2006, terrorist organizations carried out 12 such attacks, killing 64 Israelis and wounding 445. [Attachment:] An Effective Counter-terrorism Measure