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Senior police officer Wissam Hasan killed in Beirut blast

This file picture shows the head of the Internal Security Forces Information Branch Wissam al-Hasan, Sunday, March 27, 2011. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)

BEIRUT: Maj. Gen. Wissam Hasan, the head of the police’s Information Branch, was killed by a car bombing in Beirut Friday, security sources told The Daily Star.

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