Israel attack

Israel attack

A Canadian teenager was killed and 18 people were injured after two explosions went off near the Israeli city of Jerusalem on Wednesday.

The victim was identified as 15-year-old Canadian citizen Aryeh Shechopek, who was headed to a Jewish cemetery when the blasts went off.

Bureau Chief (Parliament Hill)

Matthew Horwood is the Parliamentary Bureau Chief of the Western Standard based in the Parliamentary Bureau. He has a degree in journalism from Carleton University and has been a reporter for the Hill Times and the Ottawa Business Journal.

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