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How You Can Help The People Of Beirut Right Now

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Following the tragedy in Beirut, which saw an explosion kill at least 100 people and injure thousands , people understandably want to know how to help. The blast occurred in the city's port area. It's thought it was caused by a fire igniting 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate which had been left in a warehouse. Up to 300,000 may have been left homeless because of the blast. George Kettani, head of Lebanon's Red Cross, said: “What we are witnessing is a huge catastrophe. There are victims and casualties everywhere.” Save The Children staff member, Nour Wahid, who lives 10 minutes away from...
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Five ways you can help people in Beirut right now

Five ways you can help people in Beirut right now

1 month ago   |   By Dazed

At least 100 people have died and over 4,000 have been injured after a huge explosion rocked Beirut yesterday .
Videos on social media show smoke billowing out of a building - reportedly coming from a fire at the port - before an enormous explosion devastates the area. According to BBC News , the blast was also felt 150 miles away in Cyprus.
Other clips show the aftermath of the explosion,hellip;
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