At least one person killed, 7 injured in explosion near Lebanon's Sidon

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At least one person killed, 7 injured in explosion near Lebanon's Sidon
The site of the explosion was reportedly used by the Amal Movement to store ammunition and weapons.
By TZVI JOFFRE
Published: APRIL 12, 2022

At least one person was killed and seven were injured in a fire and explosion near a scout center affiliated with the Shi'ite, Hezbollah-allied Amal Movement in Bnaafoul near Sidon in southern Lebanon on Monday night, according to Lebanese media. The victim killed in the explosion was identified by Lebanese media as the son of Bnaafoul's mayor. The cause of the explosion is still unclear.

The Iranian IRNA news site stated that according to some reports, the site of the blast was used by the Amal Movement to store ammunition and weapons. The Lebanese al-Janoubia reported that the site was used as a weapons depot as well.

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