The capital city of Lebanon is currently in shambles following a blast that happened in the city just some few hours back.
Various short video clips have emerged almost everywhere to confirm the situation of things but none has been able to provide the real cause of the explosion.
While many have openly declared that the explosion was caused by some set of improperly kept fireworks, others have openly declared that it is nothing but a military ammunition explosion.
The government in Lebanon have released an official statement that the explosion was caused by some set of seized materials. A lot of people have rather choose not to identify the explosion with fireworks claiming that it was more than just mere fireworks.
The head of red cross in Lebanon noted that a lot of people are still trapped in their homes from the explosion while the number of death is yet to be ascertained. The blast waves damaged buildings and a lot of people suffered terrible glass injuries.
Now a lot of Things and questions needs to be asked. Speaking to people that worked at the port where the incident happened, reporters noted that prior to the strike various airplanes were seen around the location of the blast.
A lot more claimed that the blast was a result of an airstrike while several others claimed it was a bomb blast.
Although answers have not been provided as to what is the major cause of the explosions, various speculations continues to develop.
We shall continue to keep you updated on the situation of things in Lebanon. At the moment, firemen are at work quenching the left over of the blast. Rescue missions are also at work to save those trapped and recover the dead bodies.