Two Filipino UN peacekeepers injured in Syria fighting brought to Israeli hospital

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
July 6, 2014 12:05

Ziv Medical Center in Safed received on Sunday two Filipino UN peacekeepers who were injured in Syria after a mortar shell exploded next to their vehicle.

One of the peacekeepers sustained a shrapnel injury to his jaw and the other suffered bruising. Both were defined as lightly injured.

Share this article via
Related Content
Breaking news
May 30, 2017
Venezuela opposition leaders wounded in anti-government march

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 18 - 33
    Beer Sheva
    20 - 27
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 18 - 28
    Jerusalem
    18 - 26
    Haifa
  • 27 - 39
    Elat
    19 - 35
    Tiberias