Twin explosions hit Lebanon's Tripoli

2013-08-24 00:37:25 | Al Muslim News
Twin explosions hit Lebanon's Tripoli

 

Two explosions went off within minutes of each other in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli Aug.23, an AFP photographer and the National News Agency reported. The first blast rocked the city centre near the home of outgoing Prime Minister Najib Mikati, although his office said he was not in Tripoli at the time. The second occurred near the port of the restive city with a Sunni Muslim majority that has been marred by deadly violence linked to the 29-month conflict in neighbouring Syria, said the National News Agency..

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