Countries around the world said they stood ready to help Lebanon recover from blasts in the Beirut port that shook the country to its core Tuesday night.
❝I express my fraternal solidarity with the Lebanese people after the explosion which claimed so many victims and caused so much damage this evening in Beirut. France stands alongside Lebanon. And always will. French assistance and resources are on their way❞— France Diplomacy🇫🇷 (@francediplo_EN) August 4, 2020
The pictures and videos from Beirut tonight are shocking. All of my thoughts and prayers are with those caught up in this terrible incident. The UK is ready to provide support in any way we can, including to those British nationals affected.— Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) August 4, 2020
I’d like to extend my deepest condolences to all those affected by the massive explosion at the port of Beirut on August 4. We are monitoring and stand ready to assist the people of Lebanon as they recover from this horrible tragedy.— Secretary Pompeo (@SecPompeo) August 4, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with the great and resilient people of Lebanon.— Javad Zarif (@JZarif) August 4, 2020
As always, Iran is fully prepared to render assistance in any way necessary.
Stay strong, Lebanon.