Immediate aftermath of Beirut blast captured on film

This footage from a local TV station shows the immediate aftermath of an explosion in southern Beirut earlier today in which at least 38 people were injured.

The blast occurred in a busy suburb of the city that is controlled by the Lebanese Hezbollah militant group.

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Beirut car bomb blast

Several people have injured after a car bomb exploded in an area of southern Beirut controlled by the Shi'ite group Hezbollah this morning, Reuters reported.