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Blast kills Palestinian ambassador

Czech Republic explosion occurred in embassy safe

Posted: January 2, 2014 at 5:14 a.m.

Police officers observe the situation near the residence of Palestinian ambassador to the Czech Republic Jamal Al Jamal, who was killed in an explosion Wednesday in a diplomatic flat in Prague-Suchdol.

The Palestinian ambassador to the Czech Republic died Wednesday in an explosion that occurred when he opened an old safe that had been left untouched for more than 20 years, officials said.

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