Explosions in the port of Beirut - Two violent explosions registered this Tuesday ... | International | THE WORLD
Two violent explosions registered this Tuesday in the Beirut port area (Lebanon) have caused brutal devastation and a number of victims that, according to the Minister of Health, stands at least 25 dead and more than 2,500 injured. The deflagrations, the origin of which has not yet been clarified, have reduced ships to rubble, have broken the windows of buildings for several kilometers around and have been heard throughout the Lebanese capital. A huge orange column immediately rose above the city. Smoke and fire hid a bleak scene.