Nightly News   |  August 15, 2013

Car bomb kills at least 18 in Beirut

A car bomb wounded more than 100 people in Beirut when it exploded at Hezbollah headquarters. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> turning to lebanon now where there was a deadly attack in beirut today. at least 18 people were killed when a car bomb exploded at the headquarters of hezbollah, the military shiite muslim group. more than 100 people were wounded. sunni group claimed responsibility, the attack comes amid growing sectarian tensions after hezbollah's intervention in the war in neighboring syria.