Lebanese firefighters try to extinguish a fire at Port of Beirut. Photo: EPALebanese firefighters try to extinguish a fire at Port of Beirut. Photo: EPA
Lebanese firefighters try to extinguish a fire at Port of Beirut. Photo: EPA

Huge fire at Beirut port one month after massive explosion that undermined Lebanese government

  • The army reported it was responding to the fire, also saying it had broken out at a warehouse containing oil and tyres
  • The August 4 blast sparked widespread outrage after it emerged authorities had been aware of the presence of the stockpile of ammonium nitrate that exploded

Topic |   Middle East
Lebanese firefighters try to extinguish a fire at Port of Beirut. Photo: EPALebanese firefighters try to extinguish a fire at Port of Beirut. Photo: EPA
Lebanese firefighters try to extinguish a fire at Port of Beirut. Photo: EPA
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