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Friday, July 30, 2021 Opinion by Cassia King

Beirut Port Blast: Why a Domestic Investigation Won’t Bring Justice

It’s been almost one year since 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate stored in the Port of Beirut caught fire and caused one of the largest non-nuclear explosions in history. The blast cost the lives of 217 people, injured more than 6,000, and forcibly displaced over 300,000. The chemicals were stored haphazardly in the capital’s port […]