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  Iyar 1, 5772 , 23/04/12

Lebanon: 7 Injured in Explosion in Restaurant in Tyre

Seven people were injured on Sunday night when an explosion, apparently caused by a bomb, shook a restaurant in the south Lebanese coastal town of Tyre, AFP reported.

A Lebanese security source told AFP that the blast occurred at midnight Sunday in the elevator of the Notion restaurant. Several restaurants in the region have been damaged by bombs in recent months. Two explosions have also targeted shops selling alcohol.

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