Beirut blast kills' at least five' in Hezbollah stronghold (12)

BBC 2014.01.02 18:38
At least five people have been killed and 20 hurt in a car bomb which hit a southern suburb of the Lebanese capital Beirut, media and officials say. The suburb is a stronghold of the Shia militant group Hezbollah. Hezbollah's al-Manar TV station said the blast destroyed part of a facade of a building in a densely populated area of Haret Hreik district.
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