'Lucky to be alive': a couple injured in an explosion in Beirut endured 9 hours of operations

According to the report, a Beirut-based couple, whose apartment is about 2000 feet (600 m) from the site of the powerful blast, suffered a total of nine hours of surgery after being injured. Writes about this New York Post. Imad Khalil and ...

Explosion in Beirut: where the mushroom cloud and red smoke came from

About three thousand tons of ammonium nitrate is associated with the explosion that killed more than 130 people, razed most of the Beirut port quarter to the ground and caused untold disasters in the Lebanese capital. What is ammonium nitrate, how often does it explode and why does the explosion ...

Destructive explosion in Beirut: 20 videos of the tragedy filmed by local residents

On August 4, in the capital of Lebanon, an explosion thundered in the port - one of the strongest in modern history, which happened among residential buildings, recalls Liga.net. As of August 6, as a result of a large-scale explosion in the port of Beirut, at least 157 people were killed, about ...

2750 tons of saltpeter exploded in the port of Beirut: it was brought there by a Russian businessman

As of the morning of August 5, as a result of two explosions that occurred on August 4, at least 100 people were killed in the port of the Lebanese capital of Beirut, more than 4 were injured, and several quarters of the city were completely destroyed. According to the authorities, a large ...

A powerful explosion in Beirut: numerous casualties and destruction, the shock wave reached Cyprus

A powerful explosion occurred in Beirut ahead of a court verdict in the murder of ex-Prime Minister Rafik Hariri, BBC writes. Video footage from the Lebanese capital shows a mushroom-shaped cloud and significant destruction. The explosion took place in the port of Beirut, nearby is also ...

Obama's anti-terrorism plan: the hopes and anxieties of the Syrians

Refugees fleeing the Islamic State militants in Syria were filled with hope after President Obama’s speech in which he outlined a plan to destroy the extremists who had seized large territories in Iraq and Syria. According to the local population, life in the captured areas becomes unbearable. Analysts ...

More than 20 people were injured in an explosion in a suburb of Beirut

In the capital of Lebanon, an explosion occurred: a suicide bomber blew up a car filled with explosives near a cafe in which people watched a match of the World Cup in Brazil. 12 people injured. The explosion occurred in an area in the south of Beirut, where mostly Shiites live. No one has yet ...

4 man died from the explosion of the Iranian cultural center in Beirut

Al-Qaeda-linked terrorist group Abdullah Azzam Brigades has claimed responsibility for a double attack in Beirut near an Iranian cultural center, Reuters reported. The terrorists posted information about the impending attack on their microblog on Twitter. Details were not disclosed. Two…

Explosion in Beirut: a possible attack on Hezbollah

Today, July 9, in Beirut, in the Dahiya region, which is considered the stronghold of Hezbollah in the city, a powerful explosion thundered. According to Hezbollah-owned Al-Manar TV, a car bomb exploded while it was parked near the Islamic Cooperation Center. There are killed and wounded, the exact number of victims ...

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