Student killed in Blast in Beirut University

Published April 11th, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

A student was killed and four were wounded in an explosion on a Catholic university campus in Beirut Tuesday, radio reports said, while differing on the cause. 

The communist Voice of the People said a bomb went off in the engineering faculty of the Jesuit-run Saint Joseph's University at Mansurieh, east Beirut. 

Another radio station, Voice of Lebanon, said a student was handling a grenade in a classroom when it exploded, killing him and wounding four other students -- BEIRUT (AFP)  

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