The death toll in the explosion in Beirut rises to 40 people

The death toll in the explosion in Beirut has risen to 40, the number may rise. This was announced by Lebanese Health Minister Hamad Hassan.

The death toll in the explosion in Beirut rises to 40 people

Earlier, he reported about 30 dead and about 2.5 thousand wounded.

“40 people were killed, about 2,500 were injured, the figure may grow,” the minister said.

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