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« on: March 27, 2011, 02:56:44 PM »

An explosion took place next to the Church of Our Lady in Zahle industrial zone at around 5 am Lebanon time , and led to damages to a number of vehicles in the area, in addition to damage to some nearby houses. The army cordoned the area and began investigations

No injuries were reported

http://www.yalibnan.com/2011/03/27/breaking-news-explosion-next-to-the-church-of-our-lady-in-zahle/

I denounce this type of attack and urge people to remain calm," said Archbishop
Mor Yostinos Paulos Safar Safar, who hails from neighboring Syria and is bishop
of Zahle, a mainly Christian town about 50 kilometers (30 miles) from the
capital Beirut.

Archbishop, Mor Yostinos, who inspected the damage accused "faithless people" of
being behind the blast. "The explosion targets Lebanon and
its security stability." He said he planned to hold Sunday mass at the church
despite the attack.

http://www.socmnet.org/News2011Mar27.htm
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« Reply #1 on: March 27, 2011, 03:26:17 PM »

Lord Have Mercy!
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« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2011, 03:33:27 PM »

Lord, have mercy. 
Let us hope and pray that this isn't the first in a series of attacks.
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« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2011, 04:26:04 PM »

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