Ultra alert[edit | edit source]

The Information Minister and Environment Minister, resign in protest at the government's handling of blast. It caused US$10–15 bn in property related damage, 165 people were killed and an estimated 300,000 people were left homeless. The 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate has a blast equivalent to around 1,155 tonnes of TNT. Baruite's citizens riot and storm the entrance hall of the parliament building. 250m Euros are pledged in international aid to Lebanon.

Also see[edit | edit source]

  1. 08\08\2020 Lebanon ultra alert
  2. 10\08\2020 Lebanon hyper alert

Sources[edit | edit source]

  1. https://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Lebanon-News/2020/Aug-08/510039-death-toll-of-beirut-blast-rises-to-158-with-more-than-6000-injured-health-ministry.ashx
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2020_Beirut_explosions
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  6. https://news.yahoo.com/beirut-protesters-set-off-fireworks-204110265.html
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