Jerusalem migrant home torched in suspected arson attack

04.06.2012                      14.Siwan. 5772

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Jerusalem migrant home torched in suspected arson attack

Ten Eritrean migrant workers trapped inside apartment, four of which sustain injuries due to smoke inhalation and burns; graffiti found at site reading 'leave the neighborhood'.

Two Eritrean migrant workers were injured overnight as a result of a fire that erupted in their central Jerusalem apartment. An investigation raised suspicions of arson.
Three firefighting units arrived at the apartment, located on Jaffa Street in central Jerusalem slightly after 3 A.M. Ten Eritrean migrant workers were trapped inside the apartment, two of which sustained injuries due to smoke inhalation and burns. The firefighters quickly put out the fire and opened an investigation into the incident….