Large explosion hits Hezbollah stronghold in southern Beirut (13)

Deutsche Welle 2014.01.02 17:43
A large blast has hit Lebanon's capital city Beirut, with early reports of casualties. The southern part of the city is known as a stronghold of the Hezbollah militant group. Witnesses reported smoke rising into the sky from the scene on Thursday afternoon, while Hezbollah's Al-Manar television aired pictures of emergency vehicles arriving.
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