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Last Updated:  Wednesday, 5 March, 2003, 20:28 GMT
In pictures: Haifa bus blast
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A suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowded bus in the northern Israeli city of Haifa, killing at least 14 other people
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There were scenes of panic and chaos as terrified residents fled to safety
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The N-37 bus was reportedly packed with students from a nearby university at the time of the lunchtime blast
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Police and medical teams rushed to help the injured...
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...some of about 40 wounded were treated at the scene of the blast
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Medics grimly predicted the number of dead was likely to rise further
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It was the first bomb attack in Israel since January, when 22 people were killed in a double suicide attack in Tel Aviv





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