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  1/22/2014, Shevat 21, 5774

Two Children Still Hospitalized After Poisoning

Two young children are still hospitalized after a building in Jerusalem was sprayed with pesticide. Two girls, a two-year-old and a four-year-old died from the poisoning on Wednesday. The building and adjacent school were evacuated. The two boys currently hospitalized are 7-years-old and 5-years-old. Police are investigating why a canister of pesticide with an extremely high level of poison was left in the residential apartment.