Death toll in Bulgaria bomb attack revised to 7

Associated Press
Bulgarian policeman is seen in front of destroyed buses at Burgas Airport, outside the Black Sea city of Burgas, Bulgaria, some 400 kilometers (250 miles) east of the capital, Sofia, Wednesday, July 18, 2012. A bus carrying young Israeli tourists in a Bulgarian resort exploded Wednesday, at least killing three people and wounding at least 20, police said. Witnesses told Israeli media that the huge blast occurred soon after someone boarded the vehicle. (AP Photo/ Bulphoto Agency) BULGARIA OUT

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SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Officials in Bulgaria and Israel in have lowered the death from a brazen daytime bombing of a bus carrying Israeli tourists to seven after mistakenly reporting that someone had died overnight.

Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov says the bombing was most likely a suicide attack.

Officials say the death toll includes five Israelis, the Bulgarian driver and the suspected bomber. The nationality of the suspected bomber remains unknown.

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