People gather near charred cars at the site of an explosion in Haret Hreik, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)
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Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt warned Tuesday Lebanon would witness more bomb attacks by takfiri groups, after a bombing in a pro-Hezbollah suburb of Beirut, as Lebanese and foreign officials joined in condemning the deadly morning attack.Hezbollah MP Ali Ammar, speaking at the site of Tuesday's explosion, said the "terrorist attack" in Haret Hreik revealed the two faces of Israel.The Haret Hreik bombing was claimed by Nusra Front in Lebanon, an Al-Qaeda offshoot.Amal Movement MP Yassin Jaber said the objective of the attack was to torpedo efforts at forming an all-embracing government.Siniora also called on the Lebanese to take action to put an end to acts of terror.Grand Mufti Sheikh Mohammad Rashid Qabbani also condemned what he described as a "criminal bombing" and said the explosions in Lebanon lately ran contrary to the principles of Islam.
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