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  8/17/2010, Elul 7, 5770

Shots Fired Inside Turkish Embassy in Tel Aviv

A report Tuesday evening said that shots had been fired inside the Turkish embassy in Tel Aviv. Security forces and ambulances are on the scene at the embassy on Hayarkon Street. At least one person has been injured or killed. Israeli officials were waiting for permission to enter the building. It was not clear what the background of the incident was, but police said it was likely a criminal act.