Lebanon News

Army dismantles grenade in Rmeileh

A Lebanese soldier stands guard at the site where a hand grenade was found near the Rmeileh Bridge in south Lebanon, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)

BEIRUT: Army dismantled Tuesday a hand grenade attached to a detonator placed near a gasoline cylinder in Rmeileh, a coastal village south of Beirut, security sources told The Daily Star.

The hand grenade was placed in the parking area of a residential building in the area, the sources said.

The Army cordoned off the area, and military experts dismantled the small bomb.

An investigation into the incident is underway.





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