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Beirut Blast: The Aftermath of the Lebanon Explosion - In Pics

Over 50 people have been killed and around 2,500 wounded in two huge explosions that rocked Lebanese capital Beirut on August 04, 2020. The blast shook buildings all over the city, causing severe damages and casualties. Here are some aftermath pictures...

World | Associated Press | August 8, 2020, 12:56 pm
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 Over 50 people have been killed and around 2,500 wounded in two huge explosions that rocked Lebanese capital Beirut on August 04, 2020. The blast shook buildings all over the city, causing severe damages and casualties. Here are some aftermath pictures...<br /><br />People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Over 50 people have been killed and around 2,500 wounded in two huge explosions that rocked Lebanese capital Beirut on August 04, 2020. The blast shook buildings all over the city, causing severe damages and casualties. Here are some aftermath pictures...

People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A rescue team surveys the scene of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A rescue team surveys the scene of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A French rescue team worker walks with his dog as they search for survivors at the scene of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A French rescue team worker walks with his dog as they search for survivors at the scene of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A worker walks through the massive amounts of debris left from the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A worker walks through the massive amounts of debris left from the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A Russian rescue team searches for victims on the scene of the massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A Russian rescue team searches for victims on the scene of the massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Russian Emergency Situations personnel walk on the site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. Russia's emergency officials say the country sent five planeloads of aid to Beirut after an explosion in the Lebanese capital's port killed at least 100 people and injured thousands. (AP Photo/Ministry of Emergency Situations press service via AP)

Russian Emergency Situations personnel walk on the site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. Russia's emergency officials say the country sent five planeloads of aid to Beirut after an explosion in the Lebanese capital's port killed at least 100 people and injured thousands. (AP Photo/Ministry of Emergency Situations press service via AP)

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 A rescue team watch heavy equipment tackle the removal of debris from this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A rescue team watch heavy equipment tackle the removal of debris from this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A man walks past a destroyed car at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A man walks past a destroyed car at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. The UN human rights office is calling for an independent investigation into the Beirut deadly explosion, insisting

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. The UN human rights office is calling for an independent investigation into the Beirut deadly explosion, insisting "victims' calls for accountability must be heard." (Image: AP)

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 People stand next to a car damaged by the explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

People stand next to a car damaged by the explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Soldiers and rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Soldiers and rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Russian Emergency Situations personnel walk on the site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (AP Photo/Ministry of Emergency Situations press service via AP)

Russian Emergency Situations personnel walk on the site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (AP Photo/Ministry of Emergency Situations press service via AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 People remove debris from a house damaged by Tuesday's explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

People remove debris from a house damaged by Tuesday's explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Russian rescue teamwork on the devastated site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Russian rescue teamwork on the devastated site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 This photo taken from footage from a drone and provided by the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry press service shows the site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations press service via AP)

This photo taken from footage from a drone and provided by the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry press service shows the site of the explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations press service via AP)

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 A dog of the French rescue team searches for survivors at the scene of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A dog of the French rescue team searches for survivors at the scene of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Workers remove debris from a house damaged by Tuesday's explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Workers remove debris from a house damaged by Tuesday's explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue workers search for missing victims at the scene of Tuesday's explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue workers search for missing victims at the scene of Tuesday's explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 The scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, is seen through a damaged apartment, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, is seen through a damaged apartment, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Debris lay inside a damaged apartment at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Debris lay inside a damaged apartment at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A general view shows the port warehouses destroyed by the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A general view shows the port warehouses destroyed by the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A man walks over the debris of a damaged house, at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A man walks over the debris of a damaged house, at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams survey the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Workers remove debris from a house damaged by the explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Workers remove debris from a house damaged by the explosion in the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A man walks over the debris of a damaged house at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A man walks over the debris of a damaged house at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A man checks damaged and destroyed buildings, at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A man checks damaged and destroyed buildings, at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 The port area lies in devastation following this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The port area lies in devastation following this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Women walk past destroyed cars at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Women walk past destroyed cars at a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A damaged car is parked outside a destroyed building in a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A damaged car is parked outside a destroyed building in a neighbourhood near the scene of the explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Rescue teams work at the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Rescue teams work at the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A cloud from a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A cloud from a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Smoke from a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Smoke from a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Injured stand after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Injured stand after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Injured men lie on the ground, waiting for help at the explosion scene that hit the seaport, in Beirut Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Injured men lie on the ground, waiting for help at the explosion scene that hit the seaport, in Beirut Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 In this frame from video, people walk down the street after an explosion in Beirut. Explosions rocked Beirut, inflicting many injuries and damaging buildings in a large radius around the city’s port. (Image: AP)

In this frame from video, people walk down the street after an explosion in Beirut. Explosions rocked Beirut, inflicting many injuries and damaging buildings in a large radius around the city’s port. (Image: AP)

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 The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Black smoke rises from the explosion scene that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Black smoke rises from the explosion scene that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Civilians carry a victim at the explosion scene that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Civilians carry a victim at the explosion scene that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

People evacuate wounded after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Injured men lie on the ground, waiting for help at the explosion scene that hit the seaport, in Beirut Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Injured men lie on the ground, waiting for help at the explosion scene that hit the seaport, in Beirut Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Injured people stand after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Injured people stand after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Lebanese security officers arrive at the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Lebanese security officers arrive at the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 People gather at the damaged main entrance of Beirut's seaport where the explosion hit it, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

People gather at the damaged main entrance of Beirut's seaport where the explosion hit it, in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Port workers run to the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Port workers run to the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Injured people are seen amid debris after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Injured people are seen amid debris after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Lebanese security officers run to the explosion scene that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Lebanese security officers run to the explosion scene that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Civilians carry a victim at the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport, in Beirut Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Civilians carry a victim at the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport, in Beirut Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 A man evacuates an injured after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

A man evacuates an injured after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Port workers help their injured friend at the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Port workers help their injured friend at the scene of an explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Army soldiers evacuate injured people after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Army soldiers evacuate injured people after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Ambulances drive past the site of a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Ambulances drive past the site of a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

The aftermath of a massive explosion is seen in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Fire burns after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Fire burns after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 This satellite image taken on July 31, 2020, shows the port of Beirut and the surrounding area in Lebanon. (Maxar Technologies via AP)

This satellite image taken on July 31, 2020, shows the port of Beirut and the surrounding area in Lebanon. (Maxar Technologies via AP)

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 Injured are evacuated after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Injured are evacuated after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 This satellite image taken on July 31, 2020, shows buildings in the port of Beirut in Lebanon. (Maxar Technologies via AP)

This satellite image taken on July 31, 2020, shows buildings in the port of Beirut in Lebanon. (Maxar Technologies via AP)

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