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Beirut suicide bombings

Published 4:15 PM ET, Thu November 12, 2015
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Emergency personnel and civilians gather at the site of a twin suicide bombing in the southern suburbs of the capital Beirut on Thursday, November 12. The two bombings killed at least 41 people and wounded over 200 more Thursday evening in southern Beirut, Lebanese Health Minister Wael Abu Faour said. ANWAR AMRO/AFP/Getty Images
Emergency personnel inspect the debris at the site of the bombing. The blasts shook Bourj al-Barajneh, one of the biggest and most well-known refugee camps in Lebanon, according to the state-run National News Agency. The camp is mostly populated by Palestinians. ANWAR AMRO/AFP/Getty Images
Lebanese army investigators inspect the scene. Bilal Hussein/AP
Civilians chant at the site of the twin suicide attack. Bilal Hussein/AP
The Lebanese news agency reported that two suicide bombers blew themselves up within 150 meters (490 feet) and five minutes of each other. Bilal Hussein/AP
A Lebanese soldier opens fire into the air to disperse people who gathered around a man on the ground whom they claimed was a suspected attacker. Bilal Hussein/AP