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ABC News 5 Aug 2020

Beirut resident describes explosion that rocked city

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Michael Kadozian describes witnessing the explosion and its immediate aftermath, and reflects on having survived the incident.


A dramatic video caught the moment a massive blast rocked the port area of Beirut, Tuesday, August 4, killing scores, injuring thousands, and damaging buildings as a giant mushroom cloud rose above the capital.
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Beirut is picking up after an explosion that killed over 175 and destroyed homes.
Many families in lost their homes and love ones.
Residents and volunteers are searching for blast victims.
A Beirut resident was filmed playing "Auld Lang Syne" on a piano in her home, Wednesday, August 5, the day after it was damaged by an explosion in the Lebanese capital.
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Officials in Beirut put out a plea for blood donations to all major cities in Lebanon as the government grapples with a massive explosion that rocked the urban capital and injured hundreds. Aired on 08/04/2020.

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