JAKARTA (JP): An ambulance of the Medical
Emergency Rescue Committee (Mer-C) donated by Indonesia was shot by
a missile launched from a U.S. jet fighter in Fallujah, Iraq, killing
four people, news reports said on Wednesday.
"The ambulance's driver and three patients
who had been evacuated were killed as a missile launched from the U.S.
jet fighter hit them. The ambulance was blasted to pieces," Joserizal
Jurnalis, the chairman of the Mer-C, told Republika on Tuesday.
Joserizal said the incident occurred
last Friday at noon after Abu Ibrahim, the driver who was a Jordanian
volunteer for Merc-C, had just evacuated the three victims.
He said that the organization would lodge
a strong protest against the U.S. government via the U.S. Embassy in