As the savage jihad against Israel heats up again. Initial reports are conflicting.
“Dozens of casualties in Jerusalem explosion: police,” by Jeffrey Heller for Reuters, March 23 (thanks to Ima):
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – An explosion on or near a bus in Jerusalem on Wednesday caused dozens of casualties, police said.
Scores of ambulances converged on the area, near the central bus station and a city conference hall in a Jewish neighborhood of downtown Jerusalem.
“Explosion rocks Jerusalem bus stop; 25 wounded,” from AP, March 23 (thanks to JCB):
JERUSALEM — A bomb exploded at a crowded bus stop Wednesday in central Jerusalem, wounding at least 25 people in what appeared to be the first militant attack in the city in several years.
The blast could be heard throughout Jerusalem and blew out the windows of two crowded buses.
Rescuers were seen removing bloodied people from the area on stretchers.
Israel’s national rescue service said 25 people were wounded, including 15 seriously. No deaths were reported….
“Terror attack in Jerusalem,” by Omri Efraim for Ynet News, March 23 (thanks to Tziona):
An explosion occurred near a number 74 bus as it passed before the Jerusalem Convention Center. Magen David Adom rescue forces declared a mass casualty event and ambulances were alerted to the scene.
So far paramedics say there are 20 injured people at the scene, suffering wounds ranging from moderate to severe.
Police say the explosion was caused by a device placed at a telephone booth, which was later found nearby. Officers are searching for additional devices while trying to clear passers-by from the scene, yelling that it could still be dangerous….