Two suicide bombings in southern Beirut suburb

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the two suicide bombings Thursday that ripped through the southern Beirut suburb of Burj al-Barajneh. At least 41 people were killed and about 200 injured.

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Some countries are advising citizens to avoid all travel to the southern suburbs of Beirut. Syria-based extremist groups have targeted civilian areas in the southern suburbs of Beirut and Shiite areas in east Lebanon. ISIS has vowed more attacks against Shiite areas.

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