rescue Groups from all over the world continue to arrive in the capital of Lebanon, to help in the aftermath of a powerful explosion in the port of Beirut. Two emergencies Ministry plane has already taken Russian rescuers, a mobile hospital, dogs for search and rescue and medical personnel.
on the night of Thursday in the city’s international airport was taken about 50 specialists from the Netherlands, RIA Novosti reported. Within the next 10 days they will be engaged in the search for victims under the rubble. Help arrived from Iran, Qatar, Kuwait and Iraq.
According to the head of the Pentagon, Mark Esper, the United States also plans to help affected residents of Beirut. A number of European countries expressed readiness to provide Lebanon with financial assistance in connection with large-scale destruction of residential areas.
we will Remind, powerful explosion has thundered in the evening on the fourth of August in the port area of Beirut. The reason was the improper storage of 2750 tons of ammonium nitrate. According to recent reports, more than 135 people were killed and about five thousand were injured, many are missing. Destroyed over half of the buildings in the capital.