Suspected arsonists torch Nablus market
Published Wednesday 21/05/2014 13:09
NABLUS (Ma'an) -- Suspected arsonists set fire to a popular market in Nablus overnight Tuesday for the second time since March, firefighters said.
Director of Nablus fire department, Muhannad Asqalan, told Ma'an that a team was dispatched immediately after a blaze broke out in a market at around 2 a.m.
They managed to control the fire, but a few stores were completely destroyed.
Initial investigations suggest that the fire was started intentionally using flammable liquids.