‘There were 20 seconds of silence, then screams began’

24.03.2011                      18.Adar ll, 5771

Terror:

‘There were 20 seconds of silence, then screams began’

Victims of Jerusalem terror attack recount their experiences as Mayor Nir Barkat says "awareness can reduce the number of wounded."

He lay in the emergency room on Wednesday evening, wrapped in a cloth blanket that was stained by bright red drops of blood from his wounded leg.
But that did stop the 14-year old from smiling as he described the events of the day prior to the Jerusalem explosion.
After long hours of study he had passed a stiff yeshiva entrance exam. At the fateful moment, he stood across from Binyanei Ha’uma on his way home, relieved that all the hard work was behind him….