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Beirut port hit by a new fire
A video of the fire at the port of Beirut, posted on Twitter by activist Imad Bazzi
A video of the fire at the port of Beirut, posted on Twitter by activist Imad Bazzi Credit: @TrellaLB via Twitter (Screenshot)

Weeks after the explosion at Beirut's port, a large fire has erupted. According to reports, a warehouse has started burning which had been damaged previously from the explosion.

So far it is not clear what caused the fire and which extend it has. The Lebanese Army has stated that the warehouse had oil and tires in store.