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Hezbollah: Dahr al Baydar explosion targets Lebanon, exposes citizens' security to all kinds of danger

Date of incident: 
June 20, 2014
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Hezbollah indicated, in a statement on Friday, that "the arm of terrorism has reached out again to Lebanon, its security institutions, and its safe and secure people," hours after a suicide bombing targeted an Internal Security Forces checkpoint in Dahr al-Baydar, killing one and wounding more than 30.

"The terrorist suicide blast (...) targets Lebanon, its security and stability, and exposes the security of citizens to all kinds of danger and threats," the party said.

It called upon the Lebanese for closing ranks and solidarity in the face of the "terrorist conspiracy" targeting them and to keep aware of the dangers stalking them.

It also called upon the security forces to carry on their achievements on all levels.

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