The Globalist

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5 August 2020

Episode 2288

60 minutes

We get the latest from Beirut where a port warehouse blast has so far killed 78 people. Plus: the results of five key primaries in the US, the whereabouts of the former Spanish king and the German state’s budget for art.

5 August 2020

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The latest from Beirut

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A powerful blast in port warehouses has so far killed 78 people, injured more than 4,000 and sent seismic shockwaves that shattered windows and buildings across Beirut. We get the latest from journalist Habib Battah.

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