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Beyond the Headlines: The aftermath of the Beirut explosion

The impact of the blast that devastated Lebanon's capital is acutely felt by residents

In this episode, Foreign Editor James Haines-Young speaks to Bassam Zaazaa, a reporter with The National, and Zina Malas, a student at the American University of Beirut, about their experience of the Beirut port blast on August 4. We also talk to Marianne Samaha, programme director for aid agency Plan International, who tells us who is most affected by the explosion.

Updated: August 14, 2020 10:30 AM

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