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Explosion hits bus in Tel Aviv

Two sides exchange deadly airstrikes, rocket attacks.
Two sides exchange deadly airstrikes, rocket attacks./

By NBC News staff and wire reports — An explosion on a bus in Tel Aviv Wednesday injured 10 people, three seriously, a medical official told NBC News as the deadly Gaza crisis continued.

The blast happened as Israeli airstrikes continued to shake the Gaza Strip and Palestinian rockets were fired into Israel, amid negotiations about a possible truce.

"This was a terrorist attack," Ofir Gendelman, a spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, told Reuters.

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