Suicide bomber kills two on Lebanon road to Damascus

June 20, 2014 - 12:29:35 pm

BEIRUT: A suicide bomber killed at least two people at a Lebanese checkpoint on the main highway from Beirut to Damascus on Friday, official media and a security source said.

"Two people were killed and several others wounded in the Dahr al-Baydar bomb attack" east of Beirut, the official National News Agency reported.

A security source told AFP that the attack was a suicide bombing.

"A suicide car bomb attack hit a checkpoint of the Internal Security Forces (ISF)," he said. (AFP)