April 18, 2016, 21:21 | Israel | terrorist attack | Jerusalem
Israeli police continues to investigate the cause of the explosion of the bus in Jerusalem and can not yet rule out version of the attack, told RIA Novosti press-secretary Michael Zingerman law enforcement.
“Perhaps we are talking about a technical fault, but we check all the options, and in any case the version of the attack is not excluded,” – he said
In turn, a spokesman for the Israeli government Breutsch Sprung told the news agency Reuters, that the cause of the explosion in the bus could be a bomb.
“She was small, but it definitely was a bomb,” – said Sprung
As a result of the incident in the south of the 800,000th city that the Israelis consider their united and undivided capital, wounded, according to the “first aid”, 15 people, one of them – heavy
According to preliminary reports, the explosion occurred in an empty bus, which caught fire. From him the flames spread to nearby trapped bus passengers and passenger car.