Blast in Hezbollah arms depot in Lebanon

Wednesday, 23 September 2020 - 9:29

An arms depot of the Shia Muslim group Hezbollah has exploded in southern Lebanon.

The Lebanese army said the blast occurred in a building in the southern village of Ein Qana, about 50km south of the capital Beirut.

Hezbollah’s media office said the explosion was caused by a “technical error” at their arms depot.