Lebanon’s Government Quits as Outrage Swells Over Port Blast Lebanon’s government decided to resign as an outraged public demanded accountability for the biggest peacetime catastrophe in the nation’s history. “Resignation is a responsibility,” Health Minister Hamad Hassan said. “We resigned ...

  Lebanese rescue teams pulled out bodies and hunted for missing people on Wednesday from the wreckage caused by a massive warehouse explosion that sent a devastating blast wave across Beirut, killing at least 135. Watch the video of the ...

Lebanese President Michel Aoun called for an emergency cabinet meeting on Wednesday and said a two-week state of emergency should be declared following a massive explosion in Beirut that killed at least 100 people and injured 4,000 others. The explosion ...

Lebanon eyes state of emergency as Beirut death toll climbs Lebanese President Michel Aoun called for an emergency cabinet meeting on Wednesday and said a two-week state of emergency should be declared following a massive explosion in Beirut that killed ...

Beirut explosion: World reacts to deadly blast in Lebanon capital World leaders have offered support to Lebanon following a massive explosion that killed at least 73 people and wounded more than 3,700 in the capital, Beirut.  While the cause of ...

Update: At least 73 killed and 3,500 injured after massive explosion in Lebanon’s capital Beirut (Photos/Videos) At least 73 people have been killed and over 3,500 injured after a massive explosion erupted in the Beirut port area, damaging buildings and ...

In Pictures: Lebanon’s capital Beirut shaken by massive explosion A massive explosion has rocked Lebanon’s capital, Beirut, causing many casualties, damaging buildings and shattering windows. The blast, which flattened much of the capital’s port, was felt across the city as ...