Bomb explodes at bus stop, 1 victim and several wounded

The victim was a 16-year-old student of Canadian origin

23 November, 13:38

    (ANSAmed) - TEL AVIV, 23 NOVEMBER - A 16-year-old died and 31 people were injured in an explosion this morning near a bus stop at the eastern entrance of Jerusalem. According to the media, the victim was of Canadian origin, a student at a rabbinical college. Aryeh Shtsupack, as specified by the media, died at the hospital for the wounds caused by the blast. Some of the other people wounded are also in serious conditions.

    At the moment of the explosion the bus stop was very crowded.

    Almost simultaneously, a second explosion took place at one of the city's northern entrances, near the Ramot neighborhood.

    According to initial information this blast, which took place at rush hour when traffic is intense, did not cause fatalities.(ANSAmed).

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