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Beirut reels from huge blast, as death toll climbs to at least 100

1 month ago   |   By National Post

BEIRUT - Lebanese rescue workers dug through rubble on Wednesday looking for survivors after a massive warehouse explosion sent a devastating blast wave across Beirut, killing at least 100 people and injuring nearly 4,000.
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What Caused the Beirut Explosion? What We Know

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

More than 100 people were killed, and the second blast was felt in Cyprus. An investigation and a search for survivors are underway.
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Lebanese confront devastation after massive Beirut explosion killed at least 100

Lebanese confront devastation after massive Beirut explosion killed at least 100

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette


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Beirut Surveys the Damage - and Searches for a Cause - After Explosion Kills at Least 100

Beirut Surveys the Damage - and Searches for a Cause - After Explosion Kills at Least 100

1 month ago   |   By Time

Residents of Beirut awoke to a scene of utter devastation on Wednesday, a day after a massive explosion at the port sent shock waves across the Lebanese capital, killing at least 100 people and wounding thousands.
Smoke was still rising from the port, where a towering grain silos had been shattered. Major downtown streets were littered with debris and damaged vehicles, and building facades were blown out. At hospitals across the city people had been waiting all night for news of loved ones who had gone missing or were wounded. Others posted requests for help online.
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