Two suicide bombers detonated their explosive belts on Thursday in the area of Borj al-Barajneh in Beirut Southern suburb, leaving at least 27 martyrs and 75 injured.
Media reports mentioned that the explosions occurred in Hussaineya street, near the General Security post, and that the first suicide bomb was carried out 5 minutes earlier and 20 meters away from the second one.
The Internal Security Forces said two men on foot set off suicide vests in front of a shopping center.
The Lebanese army and the security forces cordoned off the scene as the ambulances rushed to rescue the victims.
The reports added that the explosive belt used by one of the suicide bombers did not detonate completely.