Lebanon News

Roadside bomb explodes near Syria-Lebanon border

Drivers steer through debris along a road that was blocked by protesters near the main border crossing with Syria at Masnaa, in the Bekaa Valley, June 21, 2013. REUTERS

BEIRUT: A roadside bomb blew up early Tuesday morning on the highway linking the Bekaa Valley town of Bar Elias with the Masnaa border crossing to Syria, a security source told The Daily Star.

The source said a small nail-filled bomb exploded around 3:30 a.m. at the Ikramiyeh intersection of the highway in eastern Lebanon.

No casualties or damage was reported.





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