Lod city council candidate shot on eve of elections in troubled city

23.10.2013                      19.Cheschwan.5774

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Lod city council candidate shot on eve of elections in troubled city

Abd al-Karim Azbarga shot by masked assailant, suffers moderate-to-serious wounds; unclear if shooting linked to election.

Relatives of Abed Azbarga remained on vigil at the trauma ward of Assaf Harofeh Medical Center on Tuesday, where the 44-year-old Lod city council candidate remained in serious condition the morning after he was shot by a masked gunman in the crime-plagued city….