Hadera, Israel - State of
WOUNDED TREATED AFTER EXPLOSION IN HADERA.
A wounded man is treated after an explosion wounded 16 people in the northern Israeli city Hadera January 17. Police believe it was an attack by Palestinian militants. The device was left in a rubbish bin outside a bank near the main market. Prime Minister Ehud Barak, negotiting peace with the Palestinians and Syria, said he had just finished warning a close-door meeting of parliament members that attacks were likely in coming months when he learned of the explosion.