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A massive explosion just devastated Beirut. Here's what the unbelievable destruction looks like for people on the ground

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A devastating explosion rocked Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, on Tuesday.
The exact cause of the blast is unknown, but a senior Lebanese intelligence official said that he suspects that confiscated high-explosive materials stored at the port, where the explosion occurred, are to blame.
The country's health minister said that at least 30 people are dead and more than 3,000 people are injured.
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A huge explosion in the Lebanese capital of Beirut Tuesday caused widespread devastation. The number of casualties and the full extent of the...
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'We're cursed': shock and despair in Beirut as explosion devastates city

'We're cursed': shock and despair in Beirut as explosion devastates city

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Lebanese capital in state of chaos as people grapple with scale of blast that has injured thousands
Beirut explosion - live updates Full report: huge explosion rocks Beirut
As a ghostly brown haze began to clear, the streets of east Beirut emerged in apocalyptic ruin. Even 4km from the centre of the blast each building had lost some, if not all, of its windows. It was just after 6pm. Smoke, dispersed with pockets of pink gas, shrouded some of the carnage. Huge shards of glass covered roads - some jagged pieces had ripped through cars. Trees were shredded, and pools of blood formed puddles...
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Dozens killed and hundreds injured in massive Beirut explosion

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A massive explosion has rocked Beirut, flattening much of the port and damaging buildings across the Lebanese capital.
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Moment mushroom cloud rises above Beirut after huge explosion

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

FULL STORY: Huge explosion rocks Lebanese capital Beirut leaving 'at least 10 people' dead
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Beirut rocked by massive explosion as 'hundreds' wounded in Lebanon's capital

Beirut rocked by massive explosion as 'hundreds' wounded in Lebanon's capital

1 month ago   |   By Daily Record

People were seen screaming and running from the blast site after the huge fireball erupted.
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Beirut devastated by huge explosion

Beirut devastated by huge explosion

1 month ago   |   By Daily Record


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Many injuries reported as Lebanese capital is rocked by huge blasts

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

Massive explosions rocked central Beirut, flattening much of the port, damaging buildings and blowing out windows and doors as a giant mushroom cloud rose above the capital.
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Lebanon's capital rocked by huge explosion

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A massive explosion shook Lebanon's capital Beirut with a number of people reportedly wounded and widespread damage being caused.
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Huge Explosion In Beirut Shakes Lebanon's Capital

Huge Explosion In Beirut Shakes Lebanon's Capital

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

A large explosion has rocked the Lebanese capital Beirut and images posted on social media show a giant column of smoke rising over the city. Reports suggested the blast occurred in the port area which contains warehouses. The blast rippled through several areas of the capital, shattering windows and doors, and wounding people. Twitter videos posted on Tuesday appeared to show the massive blast and the damage being wrought. Breaking : Massive Explosion near Beirut's Port. Lebanon pic.twitter.com/Hua7igJZxK - Timour Azhari August 4, 2020 Another view of the explosions in Beirut...
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Shocking videos capture massive explosion that just rocked the Lebanese capital of Beirut

Shocking videos capture massive explosion that just rocked the Lebanese capital of Beirut

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A massive explosion shook the Lebanese capital city of Beirut on Tuesday.
The cause of the blast that originated near the city's port was not immediately known, but Lebanon's national news agency said it may have been caused by a fire at a fireworks warehouse.
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A massive explosion and blast wave shook the Lebanese capital city of Beirut on Tuesday.
Videos of the huge blast, the exact cause of which has yet to be determined, quickly surfaced on social media.
Footage of the massive explosion at Beirut port a short while ago. It's truly...
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Huge explosion in Beirut shatters windows and rocks buildings

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Source of blast, which apparently occurred around the Lebanese capital's port, is unclear A massive explosion has rocked central Beirut that shattered windows, knocked down doors and shook buildings several hundred feet away. The source of the blast, which appeared to occur around the Lebanese capital's port, is unclear.
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Huge explosion rocks Lebanese capital of Beirut

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

A huge explosion rocked the Lebanese capital of Beirut on Tuesday, with reports of further blasts across the city.
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