New Book Shines Light on Women’s Stories of Loss and Resilience in Beirut Blast Aftermath

Beirut, Lebanon faced a dual crisis in the summer of 2020, grappling with the challenges brought on by a global pandemic and an internal economic collapse. On August 4th, a tragic event unfolded at the port of Beirut, where a warehouse containing ammonium nitrate caught fire, leading to a devastating explosion. This explosion, one of the largest non-nuclear blasts in history, resulted in the loss of least 220 lives, left over 6000 individuals injured, and …

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Women in Beirut Share Their Perspectives on the Devastating Explosion

BEIRUT, Lebanon – In the wake of the devastating explosion that rocked Beirut, Lebanese women are sharing their experiences and perspectives on the tragedy. The explosion has left a profound impact on the lives of many women in the city, highlighting their resilience and strength in the face of adversity. For many Lebanese women, the explosion has brought forth a wave of emotions, from fear and grief to anger and determination. As they navigate the …

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Israeli Drone Strikes Deputy Hamas Chief in Beirut, Sparking Tensions

BEIRUT, Lebanon – In a targeted strike, an Israeli drone killed the deputy chief of Hamas in Beirut. The attack, which took place in the Lebanese capital, marked a significant escalation in the ongoing conflict between Israel and the militant group. The deputy Hamas chief, whose name was not immediately released, was known for his involvement in coordinating military and security operations for the group. The strike was a clear demonstration of Israel’s determination to …

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