BEIRUT (AP) — A pair of suicide bombers targeted the Iranian Embassy in Beirut on Tuesday, killing some two dozen people and leaving corpses, puddles of blood and burning cars strewn across an upscale, Shiite-dominated neighborhood of the capital.
19 November, 2013 Blasts rock Iranian Embassy in Beirut At least 23 people killed, 146 injured in southern district of Lebanese capital. Iranian Embassy's cultural attach? among dead, Lebanese official says. Official news agency: One explosion caused by suicide bomber, second by car bomb
19 February, 2014 Suicide bombings target Iran cultural centre in Beirut Two suicide car bombs targeted an Iranian cultural centre in Beirut Wednesday, killing six people in the latest attack linked to the conflict in neighbouring Syria. The attack was quickly claimed by the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, a jihadist group inspired by Al-Qaeda that previously […]
5 April, 2013 Lebanese politician poised to be next premier BEIRUT (AP) — A prominent Lebanese politician is poised to become the next prime minister of Lebanon this weekend after securing the support of a majority of lawmakers from across the country's political spectrum.