Terror strikes in Beirut, US governors shut borders

Quinn Johnson, Staff Writer

December 4, 2015

A pair of suicide bombers attacked southern Beirut, Lebanon, on Nov. 12, leaving 43 dead and 239 wounded.

The bombings occurred just before 6 p.m. in the Bourj el-Barajneh suburb of Beirut, one outside of a Shia mosque, and the other inside a nearby bakery.

An unnamed Lebanese security official said that a third would-be suicide bomber was found dead near the scene with both of his legs torn off and his explosives belt undetonated.

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Ahmed: I am not a terrorist

Yahya Salih, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015

i am sure you have heard of the ninth-grade terrorist in Irving, Texas, who brought a bomb to class. Or is that not how you thought of it?

Chances are that if you were in the same situation as Ahmed Mohamed’s teacher, you would have seen that clock as a bomb. Even if you were the police officers detaining him without a lawyer, Mohamed would have been guilty until proven innocent.

If you deny this, you are probably either lying or have never watched the news. I even have to admit, if I were in the same situation, I would have interpreted that clock as a bomb.

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