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  6/26/2014, Sivan 28, 5774

Extremist Sunnis Claim Beirut Hotel Bombing

An extremist Sunni organization, “the Free Sunnis in Ba’albek”, has claimed responsibility for Wednesday’s suicide bombing at a hotel in Beirut.

A suicide bomber blew himself up in his room at the hotel as Lebanese security forces raided the premises, killing himself and wounding 11.