A team of US investigative agency FBI is due to arrive in Beirut, Lebanon’s capital. The team has been invited by Lebanese authorities in an effort to find the reasons surrounding the mysterious explosion at the port earlier this month.
David Hale, the US undersecretary for political affairs while visiting the port called for a thorough and transparent investigation.
Earlier to these French investigators are also taking part in Lebanese led investigation. However, Lebanese officials including President Michel Aoun and powerful group Hezbollah have rejected the international investigation. Meanwhile, the situation in the country is worsening day by day with people demanding strict actions against perpetrators.