that, according to a tally by Human Rights Watch. The five injured were connected to the Dutch embassy. 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ARCHIVO - Esta fotografía muestra los daños causados por una explosión en Beirut, Líbano, el martes 4 de agosto de 2020. - Due enormi esplosioni hanno scosso la capitale libanese Beirut, ferendo dozzine di persone, scuotendo edifici e lanciando enormi pennacchi di fumo fluttuanti nel cielo. “Our headquarters looks like a bomb went off inside.  The port included four basins, sixteen quays, twelve warehouses, a large container terminal, and grain silos with a total capacity of 120,000 tonnes that served as a strategic reserve of cereals for the country.  On 14 August, a $565 million appeal for Lebanon was launched by the United Nations, including initial recovery efforts, as well as immediate humanitarian aid. Travel Destinations. Une page de Wikimedia Commons, la médiathèque libre. The explosion was preceded by a fire in the same warehouse, but as of November 2020[update], the exact cause of the detonation is still under investigation. August 2020 wurde der Libanon durch eine Explosion im Beiruter Hafen schwer getroffen. , On 5 August, the Council agreed to place sixteen Beirut port officials who had overseen storage and security since 2014 under house arrest, overseen by the army, pending the investigation into the explosions.  A port worker said Warehouse 12 was "not in regular use", and that "those in charge only used to open the warehouse to stack inside it materials confiscated upon judicial orders or perilous products", though he had not seen this to include any armaments. 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The FIBA Asia headquarters was also heavily damaged. Beirut in our hearts ,, we are sorry lebanon. Se cree que la causa fue una gran concentración de nitrato de amonio almacenada sin la seguridad pertinente. More than 70 are dead, the health ministry said. Esplosione a Beirut, le indagini: arrestato direttore del porto.  Approximately ninety percent of the hotels in the city were damaged and three hospitals completely destroyed, while two more suffered damage. 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The Rhosus soon ran out of provisions, and the remaining crew were unable to disembark due to immigration restrictions. , All ten members of Platoon 5 died at the scene of the blast. It was detected by the United States Geological Survey as a seismic event of magnitude 3.3, and is considered one of the most powerful non-nuclear explosions in history. Beirut strangers treated me like a friend. Only an hour before, we had all been walking dogs or checking email or grocery shopping. Hospitals were so overwhelmed that they were turning wounded people away, including the American University Hospital. 702 ; Beirut, ... — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) August 4, 2020 Beirut, due esplosioni in zona porto: almeno 11 morti, ferito militare italiano. 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Hours earlier, Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim, the head of Lebanon’s general security service, had said that “highly explosive materials” were stored at the site, which Mr. Aoun then confirmed.  Foreigners from at least 22 countries were among the casualties. Se un’esplosione “accidentale”, se terrorismo o il riaccendersi di una guerra civile. N.B.1. [e] The General Director of General Security, Major General Abbas Ibrahim, said the ammonium nitrate confiscated from Rhosus had exploded.  Sursock Palace, a 160-year-old Beirut landmark that was listed as a cultural heritage site, also sustained heavy damage, as did its many artworks. Not thinking but moving, I ducked under my desk. 24 Ottobre 2020. He had been live-streaming the fire at the warehouse on Facebook at the time. They had been forced to live aboard the ship for about a year. El 4 de agosto, una enorme explosión devastó la zona portuaria de Beirut.  The hospital's director of intensive care, Dr. Joseph Haddad, was quoted as saying: "There is no St. George Hospital any more. All of it.".  In the meantime, Lebanon's state prosecutor Ghassan Oueidat ordered a travel ban on seven individuals including Hassan Koraytem. One woman was already dead when she was brought in. , The first explosion, at about 18:07 local time (15:07 UTC), likely triggered by the stored fireworks, sent up a large cloud of smoke and a crackle of bright firework flashes, and heavily damaged the structure of the warehouse itself with a force equivalent to around 1.5-2.5 tons of TNT, the size of a mid-sized truck bomb.  At least 150 people became permanently disabled as a result of the explosion.  The Beirut Naval Base is a part of the port. Home - A004 - Libano: sinagoga Beirut in restauro dopo esplosione 4 agosto. ^ Samia Nakhoul e Ellen Francis …  Later, they were able to quantitatively support this rapid estimate as they compiled more distance versus time of arrival data as new videos of the explosion in Beirut became available on social media platforms. L’esplosione a Beirut è stata un attentato o un incidente? “He had been through explosions, assassination attempts, wars with the Palestinians and Syrians, Nazo saw it all,” said Elias Hankach, a Kataeb parliamentarian.  A temporary hospital was established in the city by the Iranian Red Crescent Society.  Within the port area, the explosion destroyed a section of shoreline and left a crater roughly 124 m (407 ft) in diameter and 43 m (141 ft) in depth. After blinking the blood from my eyes, I tried to take in the sight of my apartment turned into a demolition site. Dopo l’esplosione del 4 agosto al porto di Beirut, del museo d’arte moderna Sursock non restano che detriti e vetri rotti, tristi simboli di una scena culturale libanese ridotta in frantumi. “The full ceiling fell on some patients in some rooms. Videos posted online showed a shock wave erupting from the second explosion, knocking people down and enveloping much of the center city in a cloud of dust and smoke. The Sursock Museum was severely damaged, as were many of its artworks, and some ceramics were completely destroyed. Martedì 4 Agosto 2020. The explosion occurred behind the grain silos in this view. The explosions hit Beirut’s northern, industrial waterfront, little more than a mile away from the Grand Serail palace, where Lebanon’s prime minister is based. Health facilities were badly damaged at the moment they were most needed.  Nazar Najarian, the secretary-general of the Kataeb Party, died after suffering severe head injuries.  Some sources said it was forced to port due to mechanical issues and possibly engine problems, while other sources claimed the owner did not have sufficient funds to pay tolls for the Suez Canal and attempted to take on a shipment of heavy machinery in Beirut. Lebanon’s health ministry said that at least 78 people had died and 4,000 suffered injuries in the explosions and fire that shook Beirut on Tuesday. Inside St. George Hospital, about six-tenths of a mile from the explosion, “everything just fell down, the windows destroyed, the ceiling in pieces,” Dr. Noun said. On 4 August 2020, a large amount of ammonium nitrate stored at the port of the city of Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, exploded, causing at least 204 deaths, 6,500 … Although Mustapha Adib was announced as the Prime Minister designate, he failed to form a new government and stepped down. ... Una tremenda esplosione è avvenuta a Beirut, in Libano, nel tardo pomeriggio del 4 agosto, causando un bilancio provvisorio di più di 100 morti oltre 4.000 feriti tra cui anche due militari italiani non in gravi condizioni.  French architect Jean-Marc Bonfils died after suffering serious injuries at his apartment in the East Village building in Mar Mikhaël.  Embassies in and around Beirut reported varying degrees of damage to their buildings; the embassies of Argentina, Australia, Finland, Cyprus, and the Netherlands, which were close to the blast, sustained heavy damage, while minor damage was reported from the South Korean, Hungarian, Kazakh, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, and Turkish embassies. One employee died and two were severely injured. Beirut 4 agosto 2020, un’esplosione evitabile “Un altro esempio in cui la storia non ha insegnato” L’esplosione del 4 agosto 2020 avvenuta al porto di Beirut, ha riportato il mondo a fare i conti con le esplosioni del suo passato, evidenziando come l’uomo non abbia imparato dai propri errori. 4 de agosto de 2020. This post is also available in: English (Inglese) Un aiuto diretto Un aiuto per Beirut. [h] Furthermore, at least 108 Bangladeshi nationals were injured in the blasts, becoming the most affected foreign community. Later, someone would tell me that Beirut is of her generation, raised during Lebanon’s 15-year civil war, instinctively ran into their hallways as soon as they heard the first blast, to escape the glass they knew would break. Sono in vacanza in montagna e sto godendo in serenità e relax lo spettacolo che offrono le Dolomiti. There is no St. George Hospital anymore.  After inspection by port state control, the Rhosus was deemed unseaworthy, and was forbidden to set sail. Una violenta esplosione occorsa al porto di Beirut è stata avvertita in tutta la città: adesso una coltre di fumo intensa copre la visuale. The Dutch ambassador's wife, Hedwig Waltmans-Molier, was seriously injured and later died of her injuries. ... Scontri a Beirut. [i] The Armenian Catholicosate in Antelias sustained great damage. L’esplosione a BEIRUT di ieri 4 Agosto 2020, è stata anche per N.O.B. , On 27 September 2013, the Moldovan-flagged cargo ship MV Rhosus set sail from Batumi, Georgia, to Beira, Mozambique, carrying 2,750 tonnes (3,030 short tons) of ammonium nitrate. The Lebanese Red Cross said that every available ambulance from North Lebanon, Bekaa and South Lebanon was being dispatched to Beirut to help patients. Panico nella capitale del Libano, Beirut, in seguito ad una violenta esplosione che ha stralciato la serenità della città. I couldn’t find my passport, or sturdy shoes.  The failure to remove the materials from the warehouse and relocate them was attributed to mismanagement of the port, corruption of the government, and inaction of the flag registry's country and ship owner. #Beirut, Libano 4 agosto 2020 La fotoreporter Bilal Jawich cattura un momento pochi minuti dopo l'esplosione nel porto di Beirut. , The Bangladesh Navy corvette BNS Bijoy, which participated in the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon, was also damaged. ^ Massive blast in Beirut kills at least 10, sending shockwaves across city, in Reuters, 4 agosto 2020. The attack was blamed by many on Hezbollah, a Shiite militia and political party, and its ally, Syria, which had deployed troops in Lebanon for nearly three decades. Chi ha conosciuto Beirut prima della guerra del 2006 tra Hezbollah e Israele sa che la città odierna è assai più invivibile, violenta, crudele. Beirut, 4 agosto 2020. ARCHIVO - Esta fotografía muestra los daños causados por una explosión en Beirut, Líbano, el martes 4 de agosto de 2020. A Beirut, capitale del Libano, si sono verificate due esplosioni devastanti nella zona del porto, poco dopo le 17 (ora italiana) del 4 agosto.Una colonna di fumo a forma di fungo, la stessa che si vede in occasioni di esplosioni nucleari, si è alzata sopra la città mediorientale. Consultado em … Windows and other installations of glass across the city were shattered. They erupted next to a tall building called Beirut Port Silos, at or near a structure identified on maps as a warehouse. Esplosione Beirut 4 agosto 2020: ancora non sono noti i dettagli dell’accaduto. Dos fuertes explosiones registradas en la zona del puerto de Beirut, este martes 4 de agosto del 2020 provocaron decenas de heridos, según una fuente de … Flames continued to rise from the rubble well after the explosions, and a cloud of smoke, tinted pink in the sunset, rose thousands of feet into the sky. , By order of the judge, the cargo was brought ashore in 2014 and placed in Warehouse 12 at the port, where it remained for the next six years. Wreckage from the explosion at the port in Beirut on Tuesday. , Representatives of multiple countries and the United Nations (UN), offered condolences. 24 Ottobre 2020.  President Aoun said the government would provide support to displaced people, and the Ministry of Health would meet the expense of treatment for the wounded. Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced that Wednesday would be a national day of mourning, the National News Agency reported. Beirut 4 agosto 2020, un’esplosione evitabile “Un altro esempio in cui la storia non ha insegnato” L’esplosione del 4 agosto 2020 avvenuta al porto di Beirut, ha riportato il mondo a fare i conti con le esplosioni del suo passato, evidenziando come l’uomo non abbia imparato dai propri errori. The blast stirred memories of war in a city that had been relatively calm in recent years. [needs update], The Lebanese Red Cross said every available ambulance from North Lebanon, Bekaa, and South Lebanon was being dispatched to Beirut to help patients. A kikötő a robbanás után. Less than a week ago, Israel said it had thwarted a raid by a “terrorist squad” from Hezbollah, the Shiite group that is part of Lebanon’s government, in a disputed border area. The larger blast was heard and felt in Cyprus, more than 100 miles away, and registered on seismographs at magnitude 3.3.  About 15,000 tonnes (14,800 long tons; 16,500 short tons) of grain were lost, leaving the country with less than a month's worth of grain in reserve. In view of the serious danger of keeping these goods in the hangar in unsuitable climatic conditions, we reaffirm our request to please request the marine agency to re-export these goods immediately to preserve the safety of the port and those working in it, or to look into agreeing to sell this amount ... On the afternoon of 4 August 2020, a fire broke out in Warehouse 12 at the Port of Beirut. “The hospital has lots of cracked glass, the door to entrance of the hospital is completely shattered,” Ms. Azar said. THE ENORMOUS BLAST . Anwar Amro/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. Several of his patients — children with cancer — and their family members were among the injured. VIDEO. ARCHIVO - Esta fotografía muestra los daños causados por una explosión en Beirut, Líbano, el martes 4 de agosto de 2020. A huge cache of ammonium nitrate, an explosive compound, had been stored at the blast site. , The explosion overturned cars and stripped steel-framed buildings of their cladding.  In addition, the COVID-19 pandemic had overwhelmed many of the country's hospitals, several of which already were short of medical supplies and unable to pay staff due to a financial crisis. according to Lebanon’s National News Agency, registered on seismographs at magnitude 3.3, suicide attack on the United States Embassy. (AP Foto/Hassan Ammar, Archivo) The blast shook the building so badly that party members thought a bomb had gone off inside. 24 Ottobre 2020. Saved from redbubble.com. Despite years of conflict, including the 2006 Lebanon War, both Israel and senior Hezbollah officials ruled out Israeli involvement in the explosion, despite claims and allegations spread via social media. Meteo. Libano: sinagoga Beirut in restauro dopo esplosione 4 agosto Comunità ebraica libanese conta non più di 200 persone 27 Novembre 2020 ARCHIVO - Esta fotografía muestra los daños causados por una explosión en Beirut, Líbano, el martes 4 de agosto de 2020.  There was also backlash inside Lebanon against the Israeli gesture. Era lo scorso 4 agosto quando una deflagrazione devastante sconvolse il mondo intero, sventrando il cuore dell’area portuale di Beirut.  In addition, the general manager of the port Hassan Koraytem and the former director general of Lebanon's customs authority Shafiq Merhi were arrested. A voice recording from Dr. Joseph Haddad of St. George Hospital was shared with other doctors across Lebanon, who forwarded it to The New York Times.  On 21 November 2013, the ship made port in Beirut. The explosions on Tuesday were preceded by a fire at a warehouse at Beirut’s port, according to Lebanon’s National News Agency.  Large quantities of the compound were removed from storage in Egypt, India, Romania, and Senegal.  This is equal to around 1 GWh of energy. “This is a promise to the martyrs and wounded people. The secretary-general of the Kataeb political party, Nizar Najarian, was killed in the blast, and among those injured was Kamal Hayek, the chairman of the state-owned electricity company, who was in critical condition, the news agency reported. , On 1 October, Lebanon's state-run National News Agency said that the country's state prosecution had asked Interpol to detain two Russian citizens, the captain and the owner of the MV Rhosus, as its cargo of ammonium nitrate was blamed for the explosion. Una data che rimarrà indelebile …  On 10 August, the justice minister, Marie-Claude Najm, also resigned, followed by the resignation of the entire Lebanese cabinet. This is a national commitment.”. The chemical cache that apparently exploded was not supposed to be in Lebanon, but arrived there on a troubled freighter. Uneasily, naïvely, I ran to the window, then back to my desk to check for news. 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Middle East. In addition to those countries which provided aid, others offered to do so. Their study found that a best estimate and upper bound prediction of the yield of the explosion are 0.5 and 1.12 kt of TNT, respectively. See more of 112 Emergencies on Facebook. It's all destroyed.  On 9 August, a multinational summit hosted by France raised 253 million euros in aid. 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