Lebanon News

Death toll in Hermel bombing rises to four

A forensic expert checks the site of an explosion in Hermel, Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)

BEIRUT: A man wounded in the Feb. 1 suicide car bombing in the northeastern city of Hermel died Thursday, raising the death toll from the attack to four.

The new fatality was identified as Mohammad Jawhari. He died of his wounds at Jaaitawi hospital.

The suicide bomber was also killed in the attack at a gas station in the Hermel neighborhood of Zahraa.





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