A Lebanese soldier inspects the site of the suicide bombing in Tripoli, Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)
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Preliminary information suggests that ISIS was behind Saturday's twin suicide bombing that left nine people dead in Tripoli, Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said Sunday.The Al-Qaeda-linked Nusra Front claimed responsibility for the attack that targeted the Omran cafe in the majority Alawite neighborhood of Jabal Mohsen Saturday in online posting.According to Machnouk, the suicide bombers "might" have been tied to Monzer al-Hasan -- a militants suspected to have been tied to other suicide bombings in the country.Saturday's suicide bombings came hours after Lebanon's judiciary issued a new arrest warrant against the the leader of the ADP after he did not show up for a hearing Saturday.
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