Lebanese army puts out fire at Beirut Port

Lebanese army puts out fire at Beirut Port
The fire comes as the city remains nervous after a devastating explosion at the port last month. (File: Reuters)
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Updated 08 September 2020

Lebanese army puts out fire at Beirut Port

Lebanese army puts out fire at Beirut Port

CAIRO: The Lebanese army said a fire that erupted in the waste landfill area of Beirut Port has been extinguished.
The site contained mixed waste including scrapped timber and tyres.
The fire comes as the city remains nervous after a devastating explosion at the port last month killed at least 200 people and injured more than 5,000.