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  Tevet 28, 5770 , 14/01/10

Suspect Arrested in Israeli Convoy Bombing in Jordan

According to an al-Arabiya report, Jordanian police have arrested a taxi driver suspected of placing explosive charges near an Israeli embassy convoy on its way to Jerusalem from Amman on Thursday.  Cars were overturned in the explosion, but no one was injured.

Following the blast, Jordanian forces arrived, assisted the Israelis, and escorted them to the border. Afterward, they briefly questioned them.
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