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Published: Wednesday February 19, 2014 MYT 4:25:06 PM
Updated: Wednesday February 19, 2014 MYT 4:26:02 PM

Beirut blast caused by twin bomb attacks -security sources

BEIRUT (Reuters) - An explosion in the southern suburbs of Beirut on Wednesday appeared to be caused by a twin bomb attack using a car and a motorcycle, security sources said.

The blast occurred near Iran's cultural centre in an area supportive of Shi'ite political and militant movement Hezbollah.

(Reporting by Alexander Dziadosz)

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