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Beirut's accidental cargo: How an unscheduled port visit led to disaster

Haaretz Thursday, 6 August 2020
The Russian-leased cargo ship was on its way from Georgia to Mozambiqu when the order came to divert to Beirut on its way through the Mediterranean
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News video: How an unscheduled port visit led to Beirut blast

How an unscheduled port visit led to Beirut blast 02:27

A leaky Russian-leased cargo ship was carrying thousands of tonnes of ammonium nitrate, that were not originally destined for the Lebanese capital. Olivia Chan reports.

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