Tuesday, August 4, 2020

FIRE BREAKS OUT IN WAREHOUSE AT PORT OF BEIRUT, CAUSES MAJOR EXPLOSION

August 4, 2020.

NNA - A warehouse at the Beirut Port caught fire and lead to major explosions, which reverberated in the capital and the suburbs, and left behind great damages to the surrounding buildings.

At least 25 people were killed and 2,500 injured in today's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, and even now the cause of the explosion remains unclear.

Evacuation operations are underway.

 

NNA