6:39 pm, Sat 24 Aug 2013
A suspect has been arrested following the double bombing in Tripoli which killed at least 42 people, according to AP.
Sheik Ahmad al-Ghareeb, who is said to have Sunni ties, appeared in surveillance footage at the site of one of the explosions.
The explosions, which appeared to be coordinated, went off outside two mosques as Friday prayers ended.
3:32 pm, Sat 24 Aug 2013
The North African branch of al-Qaeda has blamed Lebanese group Hezbollah for the deadly bombings in the city of Tripoli, according to the US-based SITE monitoring service.
AQIM, al-Qaeda's north African branch, said in a tweet that it knew “with certainty” that Hezbollah was responsible for the twin blasts that have killed at least 42 people.
It added: "That vile party... should know that it will meet retribution soon.”
4:45 pm, Fri 23 Aug 2013
The death toll from Lebanon's Tripoli bombing has risen to 42 people, medical and security sources have told Reuters.
3:53 pm, Fri 23 Aug 2013
I condemn today’s abhorrent attacks in Tripoli, Lebanon; my thoughts are with those who have lost friends and family as a result.
It is important that the Lebanese authorities are given the support they need to investigate this attack fully and return calm to the streets of Tripoli.
– Foreign office minister Alistair Burt
Read more: 27 killed in Lebanon twin blasts
1:43 pm, Fri 23 Aug 2013
Lebanon's health minister has updated the death toll from today's twin explosions to 27, with at least 358 wounded.
1:31 pm, Fri 23 Aug 2013
The death toll from two explosions in the Lebanese city of Tripoli has risen to 20, with 213 people wounded, the country's health minister has told local TV .
1:03 pm, Fri 23 Aug 2013
Two explosions outside mosques in Tripoli, Lebanon, have killed at least 13 people and wounded more than 50, security sources and witnesses told Reuters.
The two blasts appeared to be coordinated.
The blasts, which appeared to be coordinated, went off as Friday prayers ended in the largely Sunni Muslim city.
The explosions both happened outside mosques in Tripoli.
12:22 pm, Fri 23 Aug 2013
At least seven people have been killed and dozens wounded in an explosion outside a mosque in Tripoli, Lebanon, Reuters reports.
, one outside the mosque after Friday prayers ended and another in central Tripoli, rocked the Lebanese city. two blasts
11:51 am, Fri 23 Aug 2013
Two explosions have rocked the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli, with several casualties reported, witnesses and security sources told Reuters.
One blast was outside a mosque as Friday prayers ended and the other hit central Tripoli, the news agency reports.