Multiple suicide bombings kill five in eastern Lebanon
27 June 2016, 15:34
Beirut – At least five people have been killed in multiple suicide
bombings early on Monday in eastern Lebanon near the border with Syria,
A series of explosions hit the predominantly Christian village of
Al Qaa, with the Lebanese national news agency saying four suicide blasts
struck at 10 minute intervals.
A security source confirmed to AFP that a bomb had exploded and
then "more than one suicide bombers blew themselves [up]".
"At least eight killed including three suicide bombers, and
15 others injured," Georges Kettaneh, the general secretary of Lebanese
Red Cross, told AFP.