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Explosion Kills 4 in Southern Beirut

An explosion has hit a Shi'ite-dominated area of Lebanon's capital, killing at least four people and wounding 20 others.The blast Tuesday happened in southern Beirut, a stronghold of the militant group Hezbollah.The explosion site is in the same area where a car bomb killed five people earlier this month.Hezbollah fighters have openly battled in neighboring Syria since last year, helping President Bashar al-Assad's forces against rebels trying to oust him from power. Tensions...

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