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An explosion, the first in several years, rocked the central city of Israel on Wednesday when a bomb exploded near two buses. The Israeli media report that a woman died from her wounds and the number evacuated to the hospital rose to 38. It is uncertain as to who initiated the attack. Read the full story here.
Tensions recently have been rising between Hamas-led Gaza and Israel. On Tuesday, Israel launched a mortar attack on the Gaza strip, killing three children, according to Palestinian officials. The attack was launched in response to repeated rocket fire toward Israel.