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Palestinians injured after bus hit by Israeli armoured car

February 17, 2014 at 11:15 pm

Nineteen Palestinian workers were injured on Sunday evening after the bus in which they were travelling was hit by an armoured car belonging to the Israel Defence Forces. The incident took place near Qalqilya in the occupied West Bank. Details were released in a statement issued by the Palestinian police force. The workers were heading back to their homes inside Israel when the accident happened.

Palestinian civil defence teams and ambulances ferried the injured to hospitals in Qalqilya. Their condition has been described as “fair”.