The Globalist

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6 August 2020

Episode 2289

60 minutes

We hear the latest from the ground in Beirut and unpack some of the greater implications of the explosion in Lebanon’s capital. Plus: a round-up of the latest aviation news and Disney’s dreadful quarter.

6 August 2020

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Chapter 1

Beirut sweeps up

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Leila Molana-Allen, Monocle’s contributor in Beirut, tells us about the aftermath of Tuesday’s explosion that left 135 dead and thousands injured. Many blame years of neglect and are demanding accountability amid a state of emergency.

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