Thursday, July 23, 2009

Wedding guests have a blast

A wedding to remember:
At least fifty two people were wounded in a blast targeted a wedding party in the southern Gaza Strip city of Khanyounis.

Hospital sources told Ramattan that fifty two people were carried to two separate hospitals in the city.

Witnesses said that an explosion occurred under a mobile small stage in a street west of the city.

They added that tens of people were wounded, including women and children, in addition to the groom, Mohammed Dahallan and his father Mahmoud.

Spokesperson of Ministry of Interior at Hamas Government in Gaza reported that the "initial investigations" reveal that the explosion was a result of "sound bomb."

The ministry of interior reported that the "internal security" arrested three suspected people.
In a related development, reported by JoeSettler at the Muqata, a bullet from a different Palestinian wedding landed on a Jewish family's kitchen table.

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