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January 16, 2014 8:06 am

Three Killed in Suicide Bomb Attack Targeting Hezbollah Stronghold in Lebanon

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Scene of Beirut car bombing in July, 2013. Photo: Screenshot.

Scene of Beirut car bombing in July, 2013. Photo: Screenshot.

Reuters – A suicide car bomber killed three people in a Hezbollah stronghold on Lebanon’s northern border with Syria on Thursday, the latest sign of the Syrian civil war’s creeping impact on its small Mediterranean neighbor.

The blast came as a court at The Hague began hearings on the 2005 killing of Lebanese statesman Rafik al-Hariri. The trial in absentia of four Hezbollah members, once billed as demonstrating a new start for Lebanon under the rule of law, has been overshadowed by violence spilling over from Syria.

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