News Brief 11/19/2013, Kislev 16, 5774
Al Qaeda Claims Responsibility for Bomb Attack
Al Qaeda took responsibility for the bomb attack took place Tuesday morning in Beirut, Lebanon. "The Abdullah Azzam brigades - the Hussein bin Ali are behind the invasion of the Iranian Embassy in Beirut," the organization said in a statement. Two explosions occurred in the capital city killing at least 23 people and leaving about 146 injured.