By : Marwa Mahmoud
In the aftermath of the Beirut bombing, which occurred in the port of the Lebanese capital Beirut, and resulted in dozens of deaths and hundreds of injuries, in addition to severe material damage, in public and private facilities, including diplomatic headquarters.Lebanese President Michel Aoun and the Director of Lebanese Public Security have identified the cause of the massive explosion, which was ammonium nitrate, at an estimated 2750 tons.
Another huge fire broke out in the popular market in the Emirates in Ajman, UAE, resulting in the dispatch of 25 police cars and ambulances in record time to the site of the accident. That led to no casualties being recorded, and the speed of extinguishing the fire without moving to the neighboring buildings. , and market workers were safely evacuated.
In another context, and in parallel with the outbreak of the UAE fire, foreign media published a video clip saying that there was an explosion that occurred in a border city in North Korea, which lit its sky in an unprecedented way, and that it is believed that it was caused by a gas leak that caused a fatal explosion.
In KSA Saudi media reported that the Civil Defense Forces in the Kingdom managed to control a huge fire that broke out yesterday, Tuesday, in the feed market in Hafar Al-Batin Governorate.
The Saudi newspaper “Al-Marsad” stated that, according to preliminary information, the fire affected more than 10 trucks of feed.
Also ,on Wednesday evening, fire engulfed the two floors of the Qena Courts Complex, in Egypt , and the civil protection forces were trying to control the fire, with no casualties. The security force and Civil Protection Forces controlled the fire, before it extended to other floors.