Beirut blast a wake-up call on dangers of ammonium nitrate, experts warn

Beirut blast a wake-up call on dangers of ammonium nitrate, experts warn | World News

The devastating explosion in Beirut should be a wake-up call for countries on the dangers of ammonium nitrate, which caused the blast, experts say. Lebanese authorities said 2,750 tonnes of the industrial chemical had been stored for six years at Beirut port without safety measures. That stockpile exploded on Tuesday,…

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No Indian hurt in Beirut explosions, shared our helpline numbers: Indian envoy to Lebanon

No Indian hurt in Beirut explosions, shared our helpline numbers: Indian envoy to Lebanon | World News

Beirut: The Indian mission in Lebanon said that no Indians have been hurt and that they have shared helpline numbers, after huge explosions shaked Lebanon’s capital Beirut on Tuesday (August 4, 2020). The Indian envoy to Lebanon Dr Suhel Ajaz Khan while speaking to WION said, “We are in touch…

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