The huge silo at the port of Beirut was meant to store grain, but it served a higher purpose during Tuesday’s explosion: saving lives, according to a report by The National.
A man is evacuated at the site of an explosion in Beirut, Lebanon August 4, 2020. (Reuters)
A soldier stands at the devastated site of the explosion at the port of Beirut, Lebanon August 6, 2020. (Reuters)