Damaged car of u.s.
shattered rear window of ambassador's car, damaged front tyre, u.s. flag fluttering at Embassy building, a lebanese guard posted at entrance of compounds, main road alongside embassy.
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Background: Damaged car of u.s. ambassador john gunther dean parked in embassy's compound in West Beirut, following an attempt on his life last midnight as he was driving to west beirut from his residence in east beirut.