Two years after Beirut mega-blast : NGOs urge international probe • FRANCE 24 English

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NGOs urged the UN Human Rights Council to launch an international investigation into the deadly Beirut port blast. The August 4, 2020 mega-blast killed more than 200 people and destroyed swathes of the Lebanese capital, after a stockpile of haphazardly stored ammonium nitrate fertiliser caught fire at the port. Lama Fakih, Crisis and conflict director at Human Rights Watch, talked to FRANCE 24.

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