Lebanese army says hope of finding more survivors of Beirut blast is fading – Al Jadeed TV

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BEIRUT — The Lebanese army said on Sunday that hope was fading of finding more survivors from Tuesday’s catastrophic explosion at the port of Beirut, Al Jadeed TV channel reported.

The health ministry on Saturday said 21 people were still missing following the explosion, which destroyed parts of Beirut, killing at least 158 people and injuring about 6,000.

(Reporting by Maher Chmaytelli Editing by Gareth Jones)