Huge explosion took place today in Beriut capital of Lebanon, shattered windows and damaging building.
Almanar TV, a Lebanese satellite television station Quotes security sources saying an explosion in Beirut port’s hangar containing fireworks caused nearby nitrate filled tankers to explode.
Although the exact cause of the explosion is still unknown.
“The force of the blast was massive,” said Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr, reporting from Beirut. “I was walking in the street and I was thrown to the ground,” Khodr added.
“There’s panic and chaos; glass everywhere.”
The explosion occurred near Beirut port’s hangar.
— Nermine Ghaleb (@GhalebNermine) August 4, 2020