• Short Summary

    In Lebanon, four people are reported to have been killed when a car bomb exploded near a checkpoint manned by Syrian peacekeeping forces on the southern edge of Beirut.

  • Description

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    GV Bomb site, rescue workers moving in.
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    2.
    GV workers remove injured to ambulance. (2 SHOTS)
    0.36

    3.
    GV Smoking rains, fire brigade arrives. (2 SHOTS)
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    4.
    GV Smoking debris.
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    5.
    GV Bloodstained jacket of rescue worker, removal of injured and dead. (3 SHOTS)
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    Background: In Lebanon, four people are reported to have been killed when a car bomb exploded near a checkpoint manned by Syrian peacekeeping forces on the southern edge of Beirut. The bomb badly damaged a timber warehouse, and reduced a dozen cars to burnt-out shells. An anonymous called to a Beirut news agency office claimed responsibility for the blast on behalf of the 'Liberation of Lebanon from Foreigners' organisation. Little is known about this group, except that its members have claimed responsibility for a number of bomb blasts recently on Syrian and Palestinian targets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAH6L9YC4OCXWMGFEPHBA5QQXX
    Media URN:
    VLVAAH6L9YC4OCXWMGFEPHBA5QQXX
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1982
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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