Iranian centre in Beirut bombed

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Beirut: The Iranian cultural centre in Beirut came under attack from two suicide bombers. Four people and the bombers died in the attack. Sunni militant group, the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, an al-Qaida-linked group has claimed responsibility for the attack. In a statement the militant group said that attack was a response to the intervention of Iran and Hezbollah in the Syrian war. The centre is located in the predominantly Shia southern suburbs of Beirut. Hundreds of people were being treated of injuries after the explosion