Bomb blast in central Jerusalem kills one and injures more than 20
Israeli officials say that one person has died and more than 20 others are injured after a bomb blast in central Jerusalem.
An official said the device was hidden in a suitcase left at the side of the road near to the bus station. Police are looking for one suspect.
The injured include those aboard a bus and passers-by. It is the first significant bombing in Jerusalem since 2004.
Emily Buchanan reports.
23 Mar 2011
- From the section Middle East