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Beirut Explosions Near Iranian Embassy

Tue, Nov 19, 2013 (10:27 a.m.)

Two suicide bombers detonated explosions outside the Iranian Embassy in a mainly Shiite district of the Lebanese capital on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, killing 23 people, including the Iranian cultural attaché, apparently in retaliation for the Lebanese group Hezbollah’s support of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

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