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Lebanon holds chief of group claiming ’13 Iran Embassy blasts

Saudi leads al-Qaida-linked militants

Posted: January 2, 2014 at 5:16 a.m.

Lebanese military authorities have detained the Saudi leader of an al-Qaida-linked, Sunni militant group that claimed responsibility for a double suicide-bomb attack on the Iranian Embassy in Beirut in November, according to Lebanese news media.

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