July 22, 2005

Beirut blast kills one, wounds 7 -security sources

BEIRUT (Reuters) - An explosion in the Lebanese capital
Beirut killed one person and wounded seven on Friday, security
sources said.

It came a few hours after a short visit by Secretary of
State Condoleezza Rice.

The blast came from a car parked outside a restaurant in
Rue Monot, a bustling nightlife street, the sources said.