Agencia EFEJanuary 16, 2014 15:16
Beirut, Jan 16 (EFE).- At least five people died and 40 were wounded Thursday in a suicide bombing in the northeastern city of Hermel, on Lebanon's border with Syria.
According to a communique released by the Lebanese Red Cross, body parts that could belong to the suicide bomber were found at the blast site.
The Red Cross sent 50 doctors and health care personnel to the blast site along with 11 ambulances.
According to Al Yadid television, the attacker was wearing an explosive belt and, in addition, the car he was driving was loaded with explosives.