One-thousand-and-four Israelis have been killed since the start of the palestinian uprising in September 2000. The number of palestinian dead over the same period is approaching 3000.
Eleven IDF soldiers were killed in the last 36-hours in separate but similar incidents in the Gaza Strip.
21,781 people have fallen defending the Land of Israel since 1860. In the last year alone, 195 servicemen and women fell in defense of the state, while 137 civilians were murdered in scores of palestinian terrorist attacks.