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Beirut car bomb blast kills at least eight, injures at least 80
At least eight killed, 80 wounded in Beirut car bomb blast
- Published: 16:43 October 19, 2012
- Lebanese firefighters extinguish burning cars at the scene of an explosion in the mostly Christian neighborhood of Achrafiyeh, Beirut, Lebanon, Friday Oct. 19, 2012. Lebanon's state-run news agency says a massive blast in east Beirut was caused by a car bomb and that there are casualties. An Associated Press reporter at the scene saw bloodied people being helped into ambulances and heavy damage to what appeared to be residential buildings.
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