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

By JPOST.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.


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