In a sign of mourning for the victims of the explosion in Beirut, highlighting the Ostankino TV tower in Moscow is down for hours, news agencies reported.

The backlight turned off at 23.00 GMT. It will turn back on at 00.00 MSK, RIA “Novosti”.

We will remind, explosion in Beirut supposedly occurred during welding work at the port, where they kept the cargo of ammonium nitrate. Killed 137 people, injured about 5 thousand.