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Beirut sees huge fire at same site of previous deadly blast [Video]

Beirut sees huge fire at same site of previous deadly blast

Huge fire at site of last month's devastating explosion met with fear, anger and questions about incompetence.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:18Published
Panic amid towering inferno at Beirut's port [Video]

Panic amid towering inferno at Beirut's port

Huge fire at site of last month's devastating explosion met with fear, anger and questions about incompetence.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 05:45Published
'We lost everything': Beirut explosion survivor [Video]

'We lost everything': Beirut explosion survivor

A month after the explosion, hundreds of homes are damaged, and people wait for government support.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:24Published
Beirut Blast: moment of silence held to mark one month since explosion [Video]

Beirut Blast: moment of silence held to mark one month since explosion

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 05:03Published
Rescuers search Beirut rubble for third day [Video]

Rescuers search Beirut rubble for third day

Rescue workers continued to dig through the rubble of a Beirut building for a third day on Saturday, still hoping to find someone alive more than a month after a massive port explosion shattered..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:48Published
Search for survivor continues under Beirut building rubble [Video]

Search for survivor continues under Beirut building rubble

Chilean rescue team detected signs of life on Thursday under the rubble of a building demolished by August blast.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:50Published
Search continues for possible survivor a month after Beirut blast [Video]

Search continues for possible survivor a month after Beirut blast

Rescue workers have resumed search operations in a building that collapsed inlast month's Beirut explosion, in the hope of finding a survivor under therubble after a pulsing signal was detected. The..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:06Published
Lebanon: Over 4 tonnes of ammonium nitrate found near Beirut port [Video]

Lebanon: Over 4 tonnes of ammonium nitrate found near Beirut port

Lebanon's army said it found the chemical near the entrance to Beirut port, the site of a powerful explosion last month.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:52Published
The scarred survivor haunted by the Beirut blast [Video]

The scarred survivor haunted by the Beirut blast

Shady Rizk, 36, needed 350 stitches after the August 4 explosion that tore threw the Lebanese capital. A month later, he is facing up to the task of healing physically and mentally, while grieving for..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 05:48Published
In Lebanon, Macron offers the carrot or the stick [Video]

In Lebanon, Macron offers the carrot or the stick

In second Beirut visit since deadly blast, French president vows wide-reaching aid, threatens sanctions to coax reforms.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:58Published
Macron steps up pressure in Beirut [Video]

Macron steps up pressure in Beirut

French President Emmanuel Macron has warned Lebanese politicians they risk sanctions if they fail to set the nation on a new course within three months, stepping up pressure for reforms in a country..

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Mustapha Adib becomes Lebanon’s new PM-designate [Video]

Mustapha Adib becomes Lebanon’s new PM-designate

Lebanon picks Mustapha Adib to lead a country recovering from a major explosion and facing a severe economic crisis.

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Lebanon appoints Mustapha Adib as new PM [Video]

Lebanon appoints Mustapha Adib as new PM

Mustapha Adib has been named as prime minister-designate and will now form a new government.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 06:11Published
Lebanon establishment tasks Mustapha Adib with forming new gov't [Video]

Lebanon establishment tasks Mustapha Adib with forming new gov't

Diplomat won votes from 90 MPs and must form a government to push through long-overdue reforms.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:31Published
Beirut blast pummelled key nightlife industry [Video]

Beirut blast pummelled key nightlife industry

Beirut's blast wreaked devastation to the city's thriving nightlife, not just a lifeline to Lebanon's youth but a key pillar of the economy. Now 2,000 venues lie in tatters, and many jobs are at risk...

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:54Published
Lebanon: vigil and protests mark one week since devastating Beirut blast – video report [Video]

Lebanon: vigil and protests mark one week since devastating Beirut blast – video report

A third night of clashes between demonstrators and security forces broke out near the parliament building in Beirut, in which police used teargas and protesters threw stones and fireworks, in the wake..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 02:06Published
Lebanon judge arrests more over Beirut blast [Video]

Lebanon judge arrests more over Beirut blast

A total of 25 people are facing charges over the blast that killed more than 200 people on August 4, but many are calling for more accountability.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:52Published
Chilling Footage Shows Devastation Caused by Beirut Blast [Video]

Chilling Footage Shows Devastation Caused by Beirut Blast

Newly captured drone footage has revealed the devastation caused by the August 4 explosion in the port of Beirut. Report by Shoulderg. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:30Published
Drone footage shows devastation wrought by Beirut blast [Video]

Drone footage shows devastation wrought by Beirut blast

The August 4 explosion hit Beirut port and destroyed thousands of buildings. View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published
Lebanese judge issues arrest warrant for manager of Beirut's port [Video]

Lebanese judge issues arrest warrant for manager of Beirut's port

More than 200 people were killed when ammonium nitrate stored in a warehouse exploded.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:17Published
Global Medic volunteers in Toronto prepare food aid for Beirut [Video]

Global Medic volunteers in Toronto prepare food aid for Beirut

Volunteers at Global Medic, a humanitarian aid company, are preparing food aid to send to Lebanon to help the recovery efforts after the Beirut blast. This footage was filmed on August 14 in..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 03:29Published
The Beirut historical buildings at risk of collapse [Video]

The Beirut historical buildings at risk of collapse

Al Jazeera visits historic neighbourhoods in the Lebanese capital that have been devastated by the port explosion.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:53Published
Lebanese call for international investigation into cause of Beirut blast [Video]

Lebanese call for international investigation into cause of Beirut blast

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:42Published
Beirut faces rising poverty after blast [Video]

Beirut faces rising poverty after blast

As Lebanon's political elite negotiate a new government, more Lebanese are falling into poverty and relying on handouts for the first time.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:28Published
Thousands commemorate firefighter killed in Beirut blast [Video]

Thousands commemorate firefighter killed in Beirut blast

Friends and family buried Ralph Malahi, a 23-year-old firefighter who was among 10 firefighters killed in Beirut's massive explosion. Malahi was given a hero's funeral, starting from the firefighters'..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

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'No sign of life' in desperate search for Beirut blast survivors

Rescue workers say there is no hope of finding a survivor from Beirut's August blast after spending days digging through rubble.
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Weeks after the Beirut blast, Lebanese Civil War survivors in Australia remain retraumatised

The initial shock of the Beirut port explosion may be subsiding, but many Lebanese Australians who fled the country during its civil war are still trying to cope with the old wounds it has reopened.
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The search continues for Beirut blast survivors, but hopes of a miracle are beginning to fade

Rescue workers on Saturday dug through the rubble of a Beirut building for a third day in the hope of finding someone alive.
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'Pulse' sparks hunt for survivor one month after Beirut blast

Rescue workers dug through the rubble of a Beirut building for a second day in the hope of finding someone alive more than a month after a massive explosion.
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Another four tonnes of explosive chemicals found near the site of the deadly Beirut blast

A stockpile of 4.35 tonnes of ammonium nitrate has been found near the entrance to Beirut port, Lebanon's army says.
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Pope Francis says Lebanon faces 'extreme danger' after Beirut blast

In his first limited audience with the public in six months, the pope said Lebanon could not be "abandoned to its solitude".
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Muted end to Hariri murder trial raises doubts for Beirut blast probe

"After 15 years and a Special Tribunal for Lebanon with international investigators, and we end up with this?"
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Lebanon needs two-week lockdown after 'shocking' COVID-19 rise, minister says

Lebanese authorities warns hospitals are struggling to cope with the aftermath of the Beirut blast as well as a jump in coronavirus cases.
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A life’s work shattered: stained glass artist counts cost of Beirut blast

Two decades of Maya Husseini's work to restore stained glass windows destroyed in the Lebanese civil war was lost in an instant in the seismic port explosion in Beirut.
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Heavy military presence as MPs meet for first time since Beirut blast

Roads to the UNESCO Palace, where parliament has met during the pandemic, were blocked with metal gates in anticipation of protests.
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Nour survived the Beirut blast, but one week on she's not sure the country will

Nour Wahid is used to the organisation she works for, Save the Children, showing up after a disaster. But being in the middle of one was terrifying, she writes, and now the whole of Lebanon is on a..
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Lebanon's prime minister was warned about chemical dump two weeks before massive Beirut blast

The industrial chemicals exploded in a massive blast that obliterated most of the port, killed at least 163 people, injured 6,000 more and destroyed some 6,000 building.
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Entire Lebanese government quits amid fury over deadly Beirut blast

Lebanon's Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced his government's resignation Monday under a barrage of pressure over the catastrophic Beirut port explosion six days earlier that has reignited angry..
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Lebanon's cabinet under pressure as ministers quit and anger grows over Beirut blast

Anti-government protests in the last two days have been the biggest since October.
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Lebanese protest late into the night as anger over Beirut blast grows

Lebanese protests rumbled on in Beirut night, calling for the downfall of the government and the political establishment in the wake of this week's catastrophic explosion. They gathered in Martyrs'..
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Beirut blast puts 'Lebanon's future at stake', world leaders told in emergency meeting

Scott Morrison will boost Australia's support for survivors of the deadly Beirut explosion by a further $3 million.
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