The scene of the massive explosion near the the port in the Lebanese capital Beirut. (AFP)
Last Tuesday, hours before a massive explosion rocked Beirut, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued an ominous warning to Lebanon. “We hit a cell and now we hit the dispatchers… I suggest to all of
An aerial view shows damaged buildings in Beirut's neighbourhood of Gemayzeh, days after a huge chemical explosion hit the nearby port, devastating large parts of the Lebanese capital and claiming over 150 lives. AFP
The incident at the Port of Beirut last week cannot be considered as just another disaster like many others that occur daily in the Middle East. Not only because of the loss of life, damage
Macron in Beirut (AFP/Getty Images)
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