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The Lebanese Army confirmed Thursday that a 22-year-old Palestinian was one of two suicide bombers who targeted the Iranian Cultural Center in a Beirut neighborhood the day before, as the death toll from the attack rose to 10 .Quoting sources familiar with the investigation, media reports said Mghayer, a resident of the predominantly southern Shiite village of Bisarieh, had fought the Lebanese Army alongside fugitive Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir during last June's battle in Abra, a suburb of Sidon.The sources also revealed that the Internal Security Forces' Information Branch had arrested a Lebanese national who allegedly confessed prior to the attack to being tasked by a member of the Abdullah Azzam Brigades with monitoring the Iranian Cultural Center.One of the sources said the security forces had implemented tight security measures near the Iranian Cultural Center prior to the attack Wednesday, but had not been able to block the road leading to the center.
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