Beirut-ALsharqiya, August 9: Marwan Abboud, the Governor of Beirut, revealed that the victims of the Beirut Port explosion, which occurred in the Lebanese capital, had increased to 220 dead and more than 5,000 wounded.
The governor confirmed that calm has returned to the capital Beirut, after a series of fires that raged in the center of the capital, pointing out that the 5-day deadline for ending the investigations into the Beirut port explosion has not ended yet, with a day and a half remaining for the results to be announced.
He added that the direct losses that occurred as a result of this explosion ranged between 3 and 5 billion dollars, in addition to the indirect losses that amounted to 10 billion dollars, which extend for a few years to come. They are represented in Lebanon's loss of many economic advantages. Or two months after the destruction of the grain silo.