At least five people were killed when four suicide bombers blew themselves up in the Christian village of Qaa in the Bekaa valley near the border with Syria. The mayor of Qaa said that all of those killed were civilians, while three Lebanese soldiers were among the wounded. It is still not clear who carried out the attacks. Hizbullah’s al-Manar TV said six people were killed and blamed Islamic State for the attack. Previous attacks in Lebanon have been claimed by Islamic State.
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