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Beirut Marks One Year Since Port Blast With Anger And Mourning

Beirut Marks One Year Since Port Blast With Anger And Mourning

Thousands of Lebanese gathered near the port of Beirut on Wednesday to mark the first anniversary of a catastrophic explosion that devastated the city, demanding justice for the victims. One year since the disaster, caused by a huge quantity of ammonium nitrate stored unsafely at the port for years, no senior official has been held […]

Ammonium Nitrate Stored In A Warehouse Linked To Catastrophic Beirut Explosion

Ammonium Nitrate Stored In A Warehouse Linked To Catastrophic Beirut Explosion

A warehouse storing thousands of tons of unsecured highly explosive material has emerged as a possible source of the massive blast that ripped through the Lebanese capital on Tuesday, killing at least 100 people, injuring 4,000 and sending a shock wave across the city that damaged buildings and blew out windows up to 10 kilometers (6 miles) away. Lebanon’s […]