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Suicide attack hits Iranian embassy in Beirut

19 November 2013 Last updated at 12:35 GMT

At least 22 people are reported killed in explosions that hit the Iranian embassy in south Beirut.

The Iranian cultural attache Ebrahim Ansari was among the dead.

A group linked to al-Qaeda, the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, says it carried out the attack, which included a suicide bombing.

Carine Torbey reports from the scene.

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