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Happening now in Beirut: Large blaze erupts month after explosion [Video]

Happening now in Beirut: Large blaze erupts month after explosion

Lebanon has launched an investigation into a huge fire at a warehouse storing aid that erupted in the port of Beirut - one month after a massive explosion there killed more than 190 people. Full credit..

Credit: Rumble Studio     Duration: 00:16Published
'Completely flattened' - British aid worker describes Beirut rescue mission [Video]

'Completely flattened' - British aid worker describes Beirut rescue mission

Volunteer Suzie Cooper describes what it was like rescuing people andassessing half-toppled buildings in the aftermath of the Beirut explosion inearly August. She spoke with the PA news agency just..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:24Published
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
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 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 explosion: Injured Syrians struggling to survive [Video]

Beirut explosion: Injured Syrians struggling to survive

Hundreds of Syrians who worked or lived near Beirut’s port were injured in the explosion.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:44Published
Beirut explosion: buildings destroyed and cars upturned in aftermath of blast – video [Video]

Beirut explosion: buildings destroyed and cars upturned in aftermath of blast – video

Two large explosions have devastated Lebanon's capital city, Beirut. Footage taken in the immediate aftermath shows windows blown out, streets littered with debris and cars upturned by the strength of..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 01:08Published
Footage shows moment Beirut explosion hits as bride poses for photographs – video [Video]

Footage shows moment Beirut explosion hits as bride poses for photographs – video

A bride in Beirut was filmed posing for photographs moments before a massive explosion ripped through the city's port and surrounding areas, killing at least 100 people and injuring thousands more...

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 00:30Published
'I lost everything I did in my life': Beirut explosion aftermath [Video]

'I lost everything I did in my life': Beirut explosion aftermath

Al Jazeera speaks to Beirut residents in the aftermath of the explosion on August 4.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:50Published
Beirut explosion: footage shows massive blast – video [Video]

Beirut explosion: footage shows massive blast – video

Video circulating on social media shows a massive explosion rocking central Beirut - shattering windows, knocking down doors and shaking buildings several hundred feet away. Lebanon’s health minister..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 00:40Published
Beirut explosion: the volunteer clearing up the wreckage of her home city – video [Video]

Beirut explosion: the volunteer clearing up the wreckage of her home city – video

In the days after the Beirut explosion, the Guardian followed yoga teacher Jana Saleh as she volunteered to help clear up. She finds chaos, disorder and a lack of support from Lebanese authorities:..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 05:42Published
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
Student Raises Thousands For Lebanon After Completing 150-Mile Bike Ride [Video]

Student Raises Thousands For Lebanon After Completing 150-Mile Bike Ride

When Muhammad Mahmoud first saw the videos of an explosion in Lebanon’s capital city of Beitut he felt it was his duty as a Muslim to help. So the 18-year-old organised a solo bike ride from..

Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO     Duration: 01:00Published
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
Funeral held for Lebanese firefighters killed in Beirut explosion [Video]

Funeral held for Lebanese firefighters killed in Beirut explosion

The three men died while trying to put out a fire that broke out before the port exploded.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published
What we know about the Beirut explosion [Video]

What we know about the Beirut explosion

On Tuesday evening, a massive explosion ripped across Beirut, killing at least 150 people and injuring thousands more. The scale of the damage was immense, with buildings miles from the port lying in..

Credit: The Guardian Studio     Duration: 04:35Published
What we know about the Beirut explosion – video explainer [Video]

What we know about the Beirut explosion – video explainer

On Tuesday evening, a massive explosion ripped across Beirut, killing at least 150 people and injuring thousands more. The scale of the damage was immense, with buildings miles from the port lying in..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 04:36Published
Beirut explosion: scores dead and thousands hurt as blast rips through city [Video]

Beirut explosion: scores dead and thousands hurt as blast rips through city

Beirut has been rocked by a huge explosion, devastating parts of the city and injuring thousands of people. Eyewitness footage shared widely on social media showed a section of the city's port area on..

Credit: The Guardian Studio     Duration: 02:21Published
Beirut explosion: scores dead and thousands hurt as blast rips through city – video report [Video]

Beirut explosion: scores dead and thousands hurt as blast rips through city – video report

Beirut has been rocked by a huge explosion, devastating parts of the city and injuring thousands of people. Eyewitness footage shared widely on social media showed a section of the city's port area on..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 02:22Published
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
French police arrive in Lebanon to investigate Beirut port explosion [Video]

French police arrive in Lebanon to investigate Beirut port explosion

Both Lebanese protesters and members of the international community have called for an impartial investigation into the incident that killed more than 170 people and injured thousands.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:10Published
Shocking Drone Footage Reveals Devastation from the Beirut Explosion [Video]

Shocking Drone Footage Reveals Devastation from the Beirut Explosion

On August 4th, a massive explosion rocked Beirut, causing devastation in the capital of Lebanon, and dramatic drone footage has revealed some of the damage.

Credit: Veuer     Duration: 00:54Published

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Rivalries and factions have prevented the formation of a new government able to tackle the financial crisis, poverty and aftermath of the Beirut explosion.
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Another port is storing 2700 tonnes of ammonium nitrate

Officials in Dakar want the exact quantity of the material that caused the Beirut explosion removed from its complex urgently and away from the city centre.
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Beirut explosion makes life harder for refugees

The deadly explosion at the Beirut port on Aug 4 has made life even harder for the refugees and migrant workers from Syria and other countries, who have already mostly become jobless due to COVID-19..
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Lebanon approves two-week state of emergency after catastrophic Beirut explosion

The army will have greater powers to suppress protesters after Lebanon's parliament declared a two-week state of emergency in the capital.
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'Total madness': Paint thinner, other flammables may have ignited Beirut explosion

Experts say that if such hazardous materials were stored together, it would represent gross negligence.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Two Lebanese ministers resign as fury over deadly Beirut explosion grows

Two government ministers resigned amid the political fallout of the blast and months of economic crisis, saying the government had failed to reform.
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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.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

'Rising from the ashes': Melbourne's Lebanese community rallies to help Beirut

Almost everyone in Melbourne's Lebanese community knows someone who has been displaced, injured or killed in the Beirut explosion.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

NRL Lebanese stars in Beirut blast support

Josh Mansour will be among a host of NRL Lebanese stars hoping to raise funds for victims of the Beirut explosion.
SBS - Published

'We are heartbroken': Two-year-old boy named as Australian victim of Beirut explosion

The family of two-year-old Isaac Oehlers say they are devastated by the boy's "sudden and tragic loss".
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Victims of Beirut explosion remembered in Australian religious services

Lebanese Christians in Australia have gathered for church services, in-person and virtually, to pray for the victims of this week's Beirut explosion that has killed over 150 people.
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Australia commits inital $2m in aid for Lebanon blast victims

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has said the Australian government will give an initial $2m to Lebanon to assist in the immediate wake of the Beirut explosion. Mr. Morrison said, 'this was a terrible,..
SBS - Published

Please Explain podcast: How did a 'floating bomb' cargo ship lead to the Beirut explosion?

In this episode, national editor Tory Maguire is joined by Europe correspondent Bevan Shields to discuss the aftermath of yesterday's horrific explosion. 
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'Armageddon': Fury in Lebanon as death toll from Beirut explosion hits 135 with thousands more wounded

The blast struck the Lebanese capital like an earthquake, with thousands of people left destitute and thousands more cramming into overwhelmed hospitals for treatment.
SBS - Published

Beirut explosion was one of the biggest non-nuclear blasts in human history

British engineering experts believe the explosion was the equivalent of 1,000 to 1,500 tonnes of TNT.
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