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Beirut 'suicide attack' kills three

A twin bomb attack near an Iranian cultural centre in Beirut has left at least two people dead, officials say.

A twin bomb attack near an Iranian cultural centre in Beirut has left at least three people dead, officials say.

Security sources say it appears two suicide bombers using a car and a motorcycle blew themselves up, causing heavy damage to shops and buildings and setting fire to vehicles.

The BBC's Carine Torbey reports from the scene.