Don't miss the inspiring speeches at The Jerusalem Post Conference
UN chief Ban condemns deadly blast in southern Beirut
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
January 2, 2014 20:35

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned on Thursday the bombing in southern Beirut earlier in the day that killed and wounded a number of people.

He called on all parties in Lebanon to act with restraint following the incident to prevent further escalation of the violence witnessed in the country in recent months.

Ban highlighted "the need for the instigators and perpetrators of this crime to be brought to justice as soon as possible," a statement said.

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Breaking news
March 29, 2017
Israel Security forces shut down three weapons factories, arrest six

By ANNA AHRONHEIM

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 15 - 29
    Beer Sheva
    15 - 24
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 16 - 23
    Jerusalem
    15 - 22
    Haifa
  • 21 - 30
    Elat
    15 - 26
    Tiberias