Military expert, candidate of chemical Sciences Oleg Teltonika said that pink is the color of the smoke from the explosion in Beirut linked to up in the air with water. It is reported by RIA Novosti.

Teltonika explained that the blast took to the air, substances, located in an adjacent warehouse, and a large amount of water. They were mixed and the resulting slurry has acquired a pink color.

“the Explosion in Beirut had complex consisted of several stages,” – said the expert.

In his opinion, the military and industrial explosives, and pyrotechnics so do not explode. The most plausible Teltonika called the version about explosion of a fertilizer.

How to write “Rambler”, August 4, in the port area of Beirut, a powerful explosion occurred. It triggered seismic waves equivalent to an earthquake. The consequences of the explosion were recorded in a radius of ten kilometers, the houses flew glass, balconies collapsed, cars overturned, and the streets were covered with debris.

Victims of the incident were more than a hundred people, about four thousand were injured.

According to the preliminary version, exploded 2750 tons of ammonium nitrate, stored in one of the local warehouses.