The President of the United States Donald trump at a press conference said that the explosion in Lebanon is "attack". About it reports RIA "news".

"looks Like it was a horrible attack," said trump.

The American leader also noted that the United States stands ready to assist Lebanon.

On Tuesday evening in the Lebanese port of Beirut happened a powerful explosion. The interior Ministry said it took place in a warehouse with ammonium nitrate. The neighboring buildings, as well as those located in a radius of several kilometers from the explosion, shattered Windows, ruined buildings. City hospitals can not cope with the influx of victims.