PUBLISHED: 12:11, Thu, Sep 10, 2020 | UPDATED: 12:12, Thu, Sep 10, 2020
Videos online show a large column of black smoke into the sky over the Lebanese capital. A store of tyres and oil were on fire at Beirut port on Thursday, a Lebanese military source said, sending a huge column of black smoke over the Lebanese capital a month after a devastating blast at the port.
Beirut fire: The port is on fire a month after an explosion devastated the Lebanese capital (Image: Twitter)
The cause of the fire was not yet known.
Television footage showed firefighters trying to douse the blaze at the port, where warehouses and concrete grain silos