Blast kills 2 in southern Beirut (24)

USA TODAY 2014.02.19 10:57
Bassem Mroue, Associated Press Breaking News(Photo11: Tory Hargro, USA TODAY) BEIRUT (AP) - A blast in a Shiite district in southern Beirut killed at least two people on Wednesday, security officials said - the latest apparent attack linked to the civil war in neighboring Syria. An Associated Press photographer in the area said he heard two explosions near the Kuwaiti Embassy and Iran's cultural center.
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