One dead, 15 injured in twin blasts near the bus stand in Jerusalem

One dead, 15 injured in twin blasts near the bus stand in Jerusalem

There have been two bomb blasts in Israel's capital Jerusalem on Wednesday. The explosion was so powerful that one person died in it. Apart from this, about 15 people have also been injured. The number of injured may increase further. He was immediately admitted to the hospital for treatment.

According to the news agency, these blasts took place near a bus stand. The first blast occurred near a bus stop on the edge of the city. The blast took place when the passengers were waiting for the buses. The second blast took place in the Ramot area in the north of the city. The condition of four of the injured is said to be serious.

Palestinian attack suspected

So far no organization has claimed responsibility for the blast. However, the police believe that it could be a Palestinian attack. The attacks came amid Israeli-Palestinian tensions. A few days ago Israeli soldiers raided the West Bank. Israeli soldiers killed 19 people in the raid.

130 Palestinians killed so far

It is noteworthy that 130 people have died so far this year in the fighting between Israelis and Palestinians in the West Bank and East Jerusalem. The Israeli army says most of the dead are Palestinian terrorists.

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