Beirut blast kills 25, injured 2,500 among them political party leader Nazar Najarian.
A huge explosion blasted in the Lebanon capital, Beirut.
The damaged area after the explosion in Beirut is very wide, thousands of families lost their houses. The blast affected the capital neighbouring town.
At least 25 people have been killed and more than 2,500 injured in Tuesday’s massive blast at Beirut port, Health Minister Hamad Hassan told reporters.
The cause of the explosion remains unclear.
“This is a real tragedic night. Huge Explosion In Lebanon’s capital Beirut,” local media posted excerpts on their broadcasting channels.
The Port Explosion had the scaring scale and power of the shockwave caused.
The secretary-general of the Kataeb political party, Nazar Najarian, was killed in the powerful explosion on Tuesday, according to Lebanon state-run NNA news.
The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon, Massive explosions rocked downtown Beirut on Tuesday.
The explosions flattened the port, damaging buildings and blowing out windows and doors on neighbouring building as a giant mushroom cloud rose above the Capital.