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Israeli team rules out sabotage in Lebanon blast

Israeli military investigators concluded that the explosion that killed 89 people at Israeli Army headquarters in Tyre, south Lebanon, was caused by a kitchen gas leak, Israeli radio reported.

The investigators have virtually ruled out sabotage as the cause of the explosion. Military experts say the building was poorly constructed and had apparently collapsed as a result of the explosion.

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