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Updated 06 August 2020

Lebanese clean up after blast in solidarity and rage

In Beirut's beloved bar districts, hundreds of young Lebanese ditched beers for brooms to sweep debris in the absence of a state-sponsored cleanup operation following a deadly blast.

The explosion, which hit just a few hundred meters away at Beirut's port, blew all the windows and doors off Mar Mikhail's pubs, restaurants and apartment homes on Tuesday.