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Deadly suicide blasts rock Iran embassy in Beirut

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A double suicide bombing outside the Iranian embassy in Beirut killed at least 23 people on Tuesday, in an attack claimed by an Al-Qaeda-linked group. 

Flames rise from the site of a blast in Bir Hassan neighbourhood in the southern Beirut, on November 19, 2013

The army said a motorcyclist blew himself up moments before a suicide bomber blew up a four-wheel-drive vehicle in the south Beirut stronghold of Hezbollah, an ally of both Iran and the regime in neighbouring Syria.

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