BEIRUT (Sputnik) - The Lebanese National Security Service launched an investigation five months ago in connection with the discovery of a large amount of ammonium nitrate in the port of Beirut, Lebanese television channel OTV reported, citing its own security sources.
On 4 August, a giant blast took place in a warehouse at the Port of Beirut leaving at least 78 people dead and over 4,000 injured.
The pandemic has already forced countries to reinstate restrictive measures, including lockdowns in some areas, as new outbreaks of the coronavirus are being confirmed in Europe and Asia. At the same time, India, South Africa, and Latin America show growing daily numbers.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Lamps are lit and the holy city of Ayodhya is decked up for the foundation laying ceremony of the Ram Temple. The apex court of India put an end to the centuries-old dispute between Hindus and Muslims by ordering the construction of a temple at the site last November.
A scientific paper that previously reported the discovery of the smallest known dinosaur has retracted its original conclusion, with researchers now believing the animal to have been a lizard.
US Armed Forces leadership says that Japan-based troops partying and using dating apps to hook up while quarantined will face "quick and appropriate action,” as such actions are almost guaranteed to spread the COVID-19 novel coronavirus.
A massive explosion occurred in the port of Beirut, leaving at least 50 people dead and injuring 2,750 others, according to the authorities' preliminary data.
Levandowski was found guilty of intellectual property theft from Alphabet's self-driving car unit Waymo, just before he resigned and then briefly served as the head of Uber's self-driving car unit, prompting a legal dispute between the companies.