Beirut Explosion: Horrifying Videos Emerge

At least 113 people were killed and more than 4,000 injured when 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate detonated — having been stored unsafely in a warehouse for six years — with the death toll expected to rise.On Wednesday, horrifying videos began to emerge from around the Lebanese capital showing the moment of the blast, shot from the phones of people who barely survived it — and some that likely didn’t.After the warehouse initially caught fire, a smaller explosion at the port had cellphones trained on the billowing smoke, with fascinated onlookers oblivious to the fact an inadvertent bomb about a fifth the size of the atomic one dropped on Hiroshima was about to go off:

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