Remember: Targeting civilians is a war crime.
The event occurred in the backdrop of Operation Pillar of Defense and the continued firing of rockets from Gaza at Israel.
Eye witness at the scene said: “I heard a boom and then saw a black cloud. Guys in the cab radio said ‘A bus is dismantled.’”
Eye witnesses near the Kirya reported that the base speakers called all soldiers to take cover. Many police cars arrived at the area.
Roman, a passenger on the bus, said: “Someone blew up inside. People were injured. I ran out.”