Car Bomb Kills More than a Dozen, Injures Hundreds in Beirut

AFP/Getty Images(BEIRUT) -- A car bomb that detonated in Beirut on Thursday left at least 14 people dead and more than 200 wounded.

It happened in a densely populated area of the Lebanese capital, according the BBC. The area is said to contain Hezbollah strongholds.

The explosion triggered fires in cars and nearby buildings, trapping people inside.    

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