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State of Palestine: Home of deadly arson attack witness torched in W. Bank01:15

State of Palestine: Home of deadly arson attack witness torched in W. Bank

Palestinian Territory, Occupied, Duma, Nablus
March 20, 2016 at 14:07 GMT +00:00 · Published

Unidentified persons set fire to a house in the village of Duma, in the West Bank on Saturday evening. The target of the arson attack was the alleged sole witness of an arson attack that killed a Palestinian family in July last year.

The witness and the owner of the Duma home, Ibrahim Dawabsha, lives close to the house that was burned down in July; an attack for which two Israelis were charged in January.

Dawabsha and his wife, who were in the building at the time of the attack, were reportedly transferred to the Rafidia hospital in Nablus for medical treatment for smoke inhalation.

Israeli police have launched an investigation into the incident.

State of Palestine: Home of deadly arson attack witness torched in W. Bank01:15
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Unidentified persons set fire to a house in the village of Duma, in the West Bank on Saturday evening. The target of the arson attack was the alleged sole witness of an arson attack that killed a Palestinian family in July last year.

The witness and the owner of the Duma home, Ibrahim Dawabsha, lives close to the house that was burned down in July; an attack for which two Israelis were charged in January.

Dawabsha and his wife, who were in the building at the time of the attack, were reportedly transferred to the Rafidia hospital in Nablus for medical treatment for smoke inhalation.

Israeli police have launched an investigation into the incident.

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