Man injured as explosion rocks Nablus old city
Published Thursday 22/05/2014 (updated) 23/05/2014 17:40
NABLUS (Ma'an) -- A man was seriously wounded on Thursday as an explosion ripped through the old city of Nablus, Palestinian security officials said.
Ameed Salim Akkub, 23, sustained serious burns in the explosion, which also damaged several stores near the al-Hanbali mosque.
Firefighters arrived at the scene and put out the blaze.
Police officials said its too early to determine the cause of the explosion.