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Lebanon: Dark smoke seen billowing from Beirut port following explosions

Lebanon, Beirut
August 4, 2020 at 22:34 GMT -00:00 · Published

Dark smoke was seen billowing from the port of Beirut, on Tuesday, after explosions hit the capital.

According to the Lebanese health minister at least 50 are dead, while 2700 have been injured.

According to eyewitnesses, plumes of smoke were billowing above the area and the windows in surrounding windows had been blown out by the explosion. The cause of the explosion is yet to be determined.

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Dark smoke was seen billowing from the port of Beirut, on Tuesday, after explosions hit the capital.

According to the Lebanese health minister at least 50 are dead, while 2700 have been injured.

According to eyewitnesses, plumes of smoke were billowing above the area and the windows in surrounding windows had been blown out by the explosion. The cause of the explosion is yet to be determined.

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