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Eight dead in suicide bombings’ in Beirut Hezbollah bastion

By AFP   |   12 November 2015   |   4:59 pm  

bomb-blast-ackcityAt least eight people have been killed and many wounded after twin suicide bombings rocked a stronghold of Lebanon’s Shiite Hezbollah movement in south Beirut, officials said.

Police said two men on foot set off suicide vests in front of a shopping centre in Bourj al-Barajneh, in the southern suburbs of the capital.

“The preliminary toll is eight dead and a large number of wounded,” a Red Cross spokesman told AFP.



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