PBS NewsHour

1 year after Beirut explosion, Lebanon still in crisis

Clip: 08/04/2021 | 8m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

A year after a deadly explosion of tons of ammonium nitrate that sat for years in a Beirut port warehouse, people in Lebanon are still waiting for answers and government accountability. Special correspondent Leila Molana-Allen reports on how people across Lebanon are struggling to cope amid the ongoing collapse of the country's economy and shortages in fuel, food and basic services.

Aired: 08/04/21

Rating: NR

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