The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon is investigating an accidental explosion in southern Lebanon that injured several peacekeepers. According to Martin Nesirky, a U.N. spokesperson, initial findings show that an accidental detonation of weapons might have caused the explosion.

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  • Chiden Balmes

    Chiden, a correspondent based in Seoul, focuses on computer-assisted reporting to provide international development professionals with practical business and career information. He also contributes to the Development Newswire and the Global Development Briefing, two of the world's highest-circulation development publications.