Beirut Explosion

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Beirut port blast probe to resume

Beirut port blast probe to resume

Lebanon's appeals court rejects lawsuits against lead investigator of Beirut port explosion, a decision that allows him to resume his work.Ben Ariel, 05/10/2021 06:45
Beirut blast investigation suspended

Beirut blast investigation suspended

I24NEWS discusses decision to suspend investigation into cause of massive port explosion which rocked Beirut last year.i24NEWS, 29/09/2021 21:32
Lebanese PM subpoenaed in Beirut blast probe

Lebanese PM subpoenaed in Beirut blast probe

Judge issues subpoena for Lebanon's caretaker Prime Minister after he failed show up for questioning on Beirut port blast.Elad Benari, 27/08/2021 05:23
Lebanon’s Year Zero

Lebanon’s Year Zero

A year after Beirut Port explosion, the country seems more broken than ever with even less chance for a realistic positive outcome. Opinion.Alberto M. Fernandez, 09/08/2021 06:00
Police clash with family members of Beirut blast in Lebanon

Police clash with family members of Beirut blast in Lebanon

Clashes erupted between police and protesters including family members of civilians killed in the Beirut port explosion of August, 2020.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 12:58
Top Lebanese officials targeted in probe of Beirut blast

Top Lebanese officials targeted in probe of Beirut blast

Lebanese judge leading investigation into explosion at Beirut’s port to pursue senior politicians and former and current security chiefs.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/07/2021 02:19
Lebanese PM charged over Beirut port blast

Lebanese PM charged over Beirut port blast

Judge investigating August explosion charges caretaker PM Hassan Diab and three former ministers with negligence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2020 06:45
Diesel tank explodes in Beirut building killing four, injuring many

Diesel tank explodes in Beirut building killing four, injuring many

Four people are dead and several injured after a diesel tank blew up inside a Beirut building when a fire reportedly erupted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2020 22:37
Lebanon seeks arrest of Russian ship captain and owner over Beirut explosion

Lebanon seeks arrest of Russian ship captain and owner over Beirut explosion

Lebanon asks Interpol to issue arrest warrants for Russian captain and owner of ship that brought material that detonated at Beirut port.Elad Benari, 02/10/2020 04:35
Watch: Footage from hospital shows moment of Beirut blast

Watch: Footage from hospital shows moment of Beirut blast

Footage from hospital security cameras shows how explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, port impacted people in various areas of the hospital campus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2020 15:40
Report: Hezbollah received ammonium nitrate from Iran

Report: Hezbollah received ammonium nitrate from Iran

German newspaper reports Hezbollah received from Iran many supplies of substance that caused Beirut explosion.Elad Benari, 20/08/2020 03:17
Can the Beirut explosion lead to a civil war?

Can the Beirut explosion lead to a civil war?

Lebanon faces a difficult situation. Hezbollah is not Mubarak. Protests will not cause Hezbollah to go and leave Lebanon alone. Op-ed.Rachel Avraham, 18/08/2020 15:00
Lebanon's customs chief arrested in connection with Beirut blast

Lebanon's customs chief arrested in connection with Beirut blast

Head of Lebanon's customs authority formally arrested after being questioned over explosion in Beirut.Elad Benari, 18/08/2020 06:37
Attacks, blasts, and instability just above the northern border

Attacks, blasts, and instability just above the northern border

An update and analysis on what is happening in Beirut, and what is now taking place on Israel’s northern border.Israel News Talk Radio, 12/08/2020 03:49
Lebanon’s lessons for Israel

Lebanon’s lessons for Israel

Liberals hope that recent events herald a better day for all Lebanese. Neither past nor present suggests such an outcome is likely. Opinion.Hillel Frisch, 11/08/2020 21:00
Entire Lebanese Cabinet resigns following massive Beirut explosion

Entire Lebanese Cabinet resigns following massive Beirut explosion

Government resigns en masse in response to public uproar over massive, deadly Beirut explosion.Gary Willig, 10/08/2020 17:56
International community pledges aid to Lebanon

International community pledges aid to Lebanon

Following virtual conference, international community pledges solidarity with and support to the Lebanese people.Elad Benari, 10/08/2020 06:08
Expert: They're not buying Nasrallah's lies in Lebanon

Expert: They're not buying Nasrallah's lies in Lebanon

Arab affairs expert Yoni Ben Menachem believes that Lebanese citizens' attempts to protest against Hezbollah will fail.Nitsan Keidar, 10/08/2020 05:13
Trump urges 'transparent investigation' into Beirut blast

Trump urges 'transparent investigation' into Beirut blast

Trump urges Government of Lebanon to conduct a full and transparent investigation into the huge explosion in Beirut.Elad Benari, 10/08/2020 03:00
Lebanon: Ancient synagogue destroyed 'beyond repair'

Lebanon: Ancient synagogue destroyed 'beyond repair'

The only remaining synagogue in the country, Beit Abraham, was severely damaged and it's doubtful whether it can be restored.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/08/2020 19:41
Lebanese Information Minister resigns following Beirut blast

Lebanese Information Minister resigns following Beirut blast

Manal Abdel Samad becomes first Lebanese government official to resign after massive explosion kills 158 people, leaves thousands homless.Gary Willig, 09/08/2020 12:06
Angry Lebanese protesters storm foreign ministry

Angry Lebanese protesters storm foreign ministry

Thousands of protesters storm foreign ministry in Beirut amid anger over deadly blast.Ben Ariel, 09/08/2020 06:36
The Port of Beirut disaster - Analysis

The Port of Beirut disaster - Analysis

I do not buy the story that the material that exploded has been in the warehouse for over six years with the approval of the court. Op-ed.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 09/08/2020 04:30
Beirut's only synagogue still standing after blast

Beirut's only synagogue still standing after blast

Beirut synagogue appears to suffer only minor damage from deadly blast.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 08/08/2020 20:52
Lebanese President: Explosion may have been caused by external interference

Lebanese President: Explosion may have been caused by external interference

Lebanese President hints Beirut blast could have been caused by a bomb or other external interference.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/08/2020 00:03
Nasrallah denies responsibility for Beirut blast

Nasrallah denies responsibility for Beirut blast

Hezbollah leader: We have no rockets or explosives at Beirut Port. We know more about the port of Haifa than the port of Beirut.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/08/2020 22:00
What exploded in the Beirut port?

What exploded in the Beirut port?

Was it nuclear? Was it fertilizer? Was it an arms depot? A scientific look at the evidence after close examination of the films. Opinon.Ra'anan Elozory, 07/08/2020 12:00
16 employees at Port of Beirut detained over explosion

16 employees at Port of Beirut detained over explosion

More than 18 people have been questioned as part of investigation into this week's deadly explosion.Elad Benari, 07/08/2020 06:37
Lebanese protesters clash with security forces outside parliament

Lebanese protesters clash with security forces outside parliament

Lebanese security forces fire tear gas to disperse dozens of anti-government demonstrators angered by the Beirut blast.Elad Benari, 07/08/2020 02:06
Beirut explosives 'could have been made into fuel for missiles'

Beirut explosives 'could have been made into fuel for missiles'

Arabic affairs expert Ehud Yaari addresses the massive Beirut explosion. 'Nasrallah's brother-in-law is the one who runs the ports.'103FM, 06/08/2020 17:25
Tel Aviv gesture met with hostility in Lebanon

Tel Aviv gesture met with hostility in Lebanon

"We will light Tel Aviv with our missiles," writes Lebanese user after Tel Aviv city hall lit up with colors of Lebanese flag.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2020 11:33
Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 137

Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 137

Lebanese health minister calls on countries to help set up field hospitals in Beirut area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2020 08:58
World Bank prepared to assist Lebanon

World Bank prepared to assist Lebanon

World Bank says it is ready to assess Lebanon’s damage and needs after Beirut port explosion.Elad Benari, 06/08/2020 05:02
Trump: Nobody knows yet if Beirut blast was an attack

Trump: Nobody knows yet if Beirut blast was an attack

US President tempers comments that Tuesday’s explosion in Lebanese capital was an "attack".Elad Benari, 06/08/2020 01:59
Watch: Beirut blast sweeps away bride posing for wedding day

Watch: Beirut blast sweeps away bride posing for wedding day

Video shows bride who was posing for photographs at moment of Beirut blast. Couple returned to the scene the day after.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2020 20:47
Report: Israel in advanced talks with Lebanon to send medical equipment

Report: Israel in advanced talks with Lebanon to send medical equipment

Israel's offer of humanitarian assistance to Lebanon following Beirut explosion is being mediated through the United Nations.Gary Willig, 05/08/2020 20:14
Moshe Feiglin: Glad it was Beirut and not Tel Aviv

Moshe Feiglin: Glad it was Beirut and not Tel Aviv

Former MK says he hopes Israel was behind massive explosion at Beirut port, says it would create 'balance of terror' with Hezbollah.103FM, 05/08/2020 15:44
Gabi Ashkenazi: 'We must all act against Iranian efforts to undermine stability'

Gabi Ashkenazi: 'We must all act against Iranian efforts to undermine stability'

FM Gabi Ashkenazi meets Latin American, Caribbean, ambassadors, discussing Iranian entrenchment in Middle East and Trump peace plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2020 13:07
Over 100 killed, 4,000 injured in massive Beirut explosion

Over 100 killed, 4,000 injured in massive Beirut explosion

Governor of Beirut bursts into tears talking about explosion at fireworks factory, compares scale to Hiroshima bombing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2020 13:02
Watch: Aerial footage of devastation from Beirut explosion

Watch: Aerial footage of devastation from Beirut explosion

Aerial footage filmed day after massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, shows magnitude of devastation caused by the blast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2020 12:37
Trump: Beirut blast 'looks like a terrible attack'

Trump: Beirut blast 'looks like a terrible attack'

US President sends sympathies to the people of Lebanon after Beirut blast, offers assistance.Elad Benari, 05/08/2020 02:08
Hezbollah denies a weapons depot was attacked

Hezbollah denies a weapons depot was attacked

Hezbollah officials deny reports that a weapons depot belonging to the organization was damaged in the explosion in Beirut.Dalit Halevi, 05/08/2020 01:09
Israel offers assistance to Lebanon following Beirut blast

Israel offers assistance to Lebanon following Beirut blast

Israel turns to Lebanon through international elements and offers assistance in the wake of the blast in Beirut.Elad Benari, 05/08/2020 00:01
Watch: Beirut governor cries on live TV

Watch: Beirut governor cries on live TV

Beirut's governor Marwan Abboud cried on live TV standing at the explosion site and described the scene as "Hiroshima and Nagasaki".Arutz Sheva, 04/08/2020 22:22
Watch: Beirut blast caught on camera

Watch: Beirut blast caught on camera

The moment of the huge Beirut explosion was caught on camera by social media users.Arutz Sheva, 04/08/2020 21:58
Watch: Huge explosion in Beirut

Watch: Huge explosion in Beirut

Blast was reportedly accident at fireworks warehouse, not related to terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2020 18:18