Lebanon arrests additional suspect in connection with Beirut bomb attacks

BEIRUT - Lebanon's security forces arrested a Lebanese man on Wednesday in connection with twin suicide bomb attacks that killed 44 people in Beirut last week, a security source said.
The authorities had arrested five Syrians and a Palestinian linked with the attacks, which took place on Thursday in a crowded residential and commercial area of the capital. They were claimed by Islamic State.
Wednesday's arrest took place in Beirut, the source said, without elaborating.
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