Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Explosion near Horsh Tabet

Taken on 19 Sep 2007, by me from work
At around 5:20pm, an explosion occured in approximity of Horsh Tabet, near Rond Point Al Hayek, no news available yet.

I heard and saw the explosion from my work, it seems it is in a residential area.

Update (6:30pm): 6 casualties and many wounded in this explosion. The explosion was targetting the convoy of Member of Parliament Antoine Ghanem, a member of the Phalange Party. The explosion caused a massive fire. It happened in Northern Matn, in Sin El Fil, near Al Hayeh roundabout.

The explosion and assassination came 3 months after the last one which killed MP Waleed Eido and his son, and a week before the parliament session whose President Nabih Berri called for, in order to discuss the presidential elections.

5 comments:

  1. God Bless Lebanon and free it from all the terrorists living in it.

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  2. It is Horrible! My thoughts to MP Ghanem's family and to the other victims who happened to be at the wrong place in the wrong time.

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  3. another casuality with the real objective to assassinate lebanon ...

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  4. yep... you're right kheireddine, those people who happened to be at the wrong place in the wrong time...

    Lebanon is always the assassinated, and frankly I am losing hope more and more seeing that after a 16th explosion I think? and 8th assassination in less than 3 years, Lebanese are still divided ya3ne... shou baddo y2oul el wa7ad

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  5. God Bless lebanon.. may his soul rest in peace

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