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Saturday 19 April 2014

Bomb explosion rocks the Lebanese capital of Beirut

Civilians, soldiers and policemen gather at the site of an explosion in downtown Beirut December 27, 2013. Former Lebanese Minister Mohamad Chatah, who opposed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and four other people were killed in a massive bomb blast that targeted his car in Beirut on Friday, security sources said.   REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir (LEBANONCIVIL POLITICS - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
Civilians, soldiers and policemen gather at the site of an explosion in downtown Beirut