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Watch | Massive explosion in Beirut

Two massive explosions occurred in port warehouses in Beirut, Lebanon on August 4, 2020. Over 100 people were killed and nearly 4,000 injured. It was the most powerful explosion in years to hit Beirut. The warehouses were housing highly explosive material. Lebanese authorities said ammonium nitrate was the cause of the blast.

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Printable version | Sep 27, 2020 4:12:44 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/massive-explosion-in-beirut/article32276182.ece

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