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Palestinian ambassador dies after explosion in Prague

The Palestinian Ambassador to the Czech Republic has died of injuries sustained in an explosion at his residence in the capital Prague. Ambassador Jamal Muhammad Jamal's family were also in the building but are not thought to be harmed.

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Report: Blast detonated when diplomat opened case

A Palestinian official has told Reuters that the Ambassador Jamal recently moved to the residence while another source said the blast was detonated when he opened an "old case".

Speaking from Ramallah, the source said: "He moved an old case with him to the new house from the old house. And when he opened it, the explosion happened."

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