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The port of Beirut: the vital centre of Lebanon's capital city, steeped in history

SBS Thursday, 6 August 2020
The port has played a key role in Beirut’s history and stands at the centre of the city, surrounded by some of its most important neighbourhoods.
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News video: 'It's Not Like It Was Lost In The Mail': Ammonium Nitrate In Beirut Port Intended For Mozambique

'It's Not Like It Was Lost In The Mail': Ammonium Nitrate In Beirut Port Intended For Mozambique 00:41

The catastrophic blast in Beirut led to the widespread devastation of Lebanon's capital city and has left at least 154 dead. A fire at the port acted as a catalyst in the explosion of thousands of tons of ammonium nitrate. According to CNN, a mining company in Mozambique says it was originally the...

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The port of Beirut: the vital, historic centre of Lebanon's complex capital city

The port has played a key role in Beirut’s history and stands at the centre of the city, surrounded by some of its most important neighbourhoods.
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