Russia sends five planes to help remove the aftermath of the Beirut port explosion

Moscow, (ST) - The Russian Ministry of Emergencies announced that it has sent five planes to Lebanon to help eliminate the effects of the horrible explosion that occurred at Beirut Port yesterday.

Sputnik said, quoting the ministry in a statement that, "the five planes are part of the humanitarian aid that will be sent to Beirut to provide assistance and remove the effects of the port explosion. The planes will carry a mobile hospital, doctors, and workers from the rescue center, in addition to specialists from the Consumer Protection Authority, as well as laboratories to detect coronavirus, clothes and means of protection”.

The explosion that occurred in the port of Beirut Audi killed more than 100 people, while the number of injuries has exceeded 4000.

Raghda Sawas