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Explosion shakes southern Beirut

Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 00:50

Aug. 15 - A deadly explosion strikes southern Beirut near a complex used by Lebanon's militant group Hezbollah, in the densely populated area in the south of the Lebanese capital. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION STORY: A witness reported several casualties after a powerful explosion struck southern Beirut near a complex used by Lebanon's militant group Hezbollah on Thursday (August 15). The witness said at least five buildings were damaged and many cars in the area were destroyed. The blast sent a column of black smoke over the densely populated area in the south of the Lebanese capital.

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Explosion shakes southern Beirut

Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 00:50