Lebanese Army soldiers inspect the site of the explosion
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Suicide attack hits Iranian embassy in Beirut

At least 22 people are reported killed in explosions that hit the Iranian embassy in south Beirut.

The Iranian cultural attache Ebrahim Ansari was among the dead.

A group linked to al-Qaeda, the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, says it carried out the attack, which included a suicide bombing.

Carine Torbey reports from the scene.

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