TERROR BOMBINGS TARGET 2 BUS STOPS AT ENTRANCES TO JERUSALEM; 1 KILLED; 22 HURT

The scene of an explosion at the entrance to Jerusalem, November 23, 2022 (Olivier Fitoussil/Flash90)

TERROR BOMBINGS TARGET 2 BUS STOPS AT ENTRANCES TO JERUSALEM; 1 KILLED; 22 HURT

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Two explosions at two bus stops near entrances to Jerusalem on Wednesday morning killed one person and left another 22 people injured, police and medics said.

Police described the explosions as a terror bombing attack.

The first explosion occurred close to the main entrance of Jerusalem in Givat Shaul, shortly after 7 a.m., peak commuter hour.

Eighteen people at the bus stop were injured in the blast, including two critically and two seriously, medical officials said. The victims were taken to two hospitals in Jerusalem.

One of the victims later died at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, hospital officials said.

Source: TimesofIsrael.com, Emanuel Fabian

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