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One Year after the Devastating Beirut Port Explosion: How did the UN observe the tragic 4th of August Day?

11 August 2021
United Nations staff and Diplomatic Corps in Lebanon stand side by side outside as they observe a moment of silence in honour of the people who died in the Beirut port explosions.
Caption: On 4 August, United Nations staff and Diplomatic Corps in Lebanon observe a moment of silence in honour of the people who died in the Beirut port explosions.
Photo: © UNIC Beirut/Hala El-Feghaly
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