Woman Lightly Injured by Explosive Device at Kever Rochel


A Jewish woman was lightly injured at the entrance to Kever Rochel on Tuesday evening by a homemade explosive device thrown by Palestinian terrorists.

The woman was standing next to the entrance when the device exploded near her and others in the vicinity who had come to daven at the holy site.

She was injured by glass fragments and taken to a hospital for emergency treatment. Several other people were treated for shock at the scene.

Border police initiated a search for the attackers, who had immediately fled the area.