According to preliminary determinations in the explosion near the house of former Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, the sky was heavily smoked and many people were injured while the Hariri’s house and surrounding buildings were causing great damage.
It was stated that while Hariri’s house and surrounding buildings were causing great damage, the former prime minister was in good health and was following the incident.
The explosion caused great damage to the government building and the Mohammed al-Emin Mosque.
According to the news of the Lebanese official agency NNA, a fire broke out in the 12th warehouse with explosives in Beirut Port.
A strong explosion occurred due to fire. The sound of the explosion was also heard from the suburbs of the capital.
Firefighters arrived at the scene in a short time to respond to the fire.
It was stated that a 3-storey building was destroyed due to the explosion and that there were still people under the rubble.