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  Tishrei 17, 5773 , 03/10/12

9 Killed and 7 Wounded in Lebanon Blast

Several explosions killed approximately nine people and wounded seven in the Hezbollah-controlled Bekaa Valley of Lebanon on Wednesday, a security official told AFP news. Reports indicate the blast occurred when a stockpile of weapons exploded. Four Syrians were among the wounded. 
The Hezbollah terrorist organization has been supportive of the Bashar Assad regime in Syria. Lebanon and Syria are Israel's neighbors to the north. 

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