Inside the damaged Tenno bar, in the aftermath of a massive explosion at the port area, in Beirut, Lebanon. Photo: Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis Inside the damaged Tenno bar, in the aftermath of a massive explosion at the port area, in Beirut, Lebanon. Photo: Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis
Inside the damaged Tenno bar, in the aftermath of a massive explosion at the port area, in Beirut, Lebanon. Photo: Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis
Middle East

Beirut nightlife in ruins after explosion: key entertainment industry may not recover, with many reluctant to rebuild

  • Beirut has endured decades of civil war, assassinations and financial meltdown, but the recent blast may kill off its legendary nightlife
  • The service industry is a key part of the hard-hit Lebanese economy, and tens of thousands have been left jobless

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Inside the damaged Tenno bar, in the aftermath of a massive explosion at the port area, in Beirut, Lebanon. Photo: Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis Inside the damaged Tenno bar, in the aftermath of a massive explosion at the port area, in Beirut, Lebanon. Photo: Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis
Inside the damaged Tenno bar, in the aftermath of a massive explosion at the port area, in Beirut, Lebanon. Photo: Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis
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