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Two Powerful Explosions Occurred In The Port Of Beirut

Two Powerful Explosions Occurred In The Port Of Beirut

Two powerful explosions occurred on Tuesday in the port area of Beirut, according to the Lebanese newspaper The Daily Star.

According to preliminary data, dozens of people could have been injured, but there is no exact information about the number of injured. The Daily Star writes that hundreds could have been injured, and dozens of people could have died.

Health Minister Hamad Hassan said the explosion occurred on a ship with pyrotechnics.

Footage from social media users shows a huge mushroom cloud rising over the scene, with some social media users reporting that the office space they were in was damaged.