The scene outside the residence of Palestinian diplomat Jamal al-Jamal in Prague. An explosion there Wednesday killed the 56-year-old ambassador. Filip Singer /EPA/LANDOV hide caption itoggle caption Filip Singer /EPA/LANDOV The Two-Way Accident Or Not? Palestinian Diplomat's Death Is A Mystery January 2, 2014 The Palestinian ambassador to the Czech Republic was killed Wednesday by an explosion at his home in Prague. At first, officials said he may have triggered a bomb meant to explode only if a safe was tampered with. But other officials are disputing that account.