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Beirut blast aftermath day III

The death toll from the Beirut Port explosion rose to 154 people, Health Minister Hamad Hasan said Friday, as search teams pressed on with their search for the dozens of people still missing in and around the blast site.

  • A man holds the Lebanese flag, as he looks at the scene of Tuesday's explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Aug. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

  • A Lebanese army soldier walks amidst the debris at Beirut port on August 7, 2020, three days after a massive blast there shook the Lebanese capital. AFP / JOSEPH EID TOPSHOTS

  • Damaged vessels in the harbour of the devastated port of Beirut, where a massive blast shook the Lebanese capital, Aug. 7, 2020. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)

  • A rescue team surveys the site of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Aug. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

  • A woman throws flowers over Lebanese army soldiers who carry the coffin of lieutenant Ayman Noureddine, who was killed by Tuesday's explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, during his funeral procession, in Numeiriyeh village, south Lebanon, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)

  • People clean a street near the site of Tuesday's blast in Beirut's port area, August 7, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Aftermath of Tuesday's blast in Beirut's port area

  • This handout satellite images courtesy of Cnes 2020 by Airbus DS shows a view of the port of the Lebanese capital Beirut and a capsized cruise liner on August 5, 2020 a day after a blast in a warehouse in the port of the Lebanese capital sowed devastation across entire city neighbourhoods. AFP PHOTO / CNES 2020

  • Destroyed trucks are pictured at Beirut port on August 7, 2020, three days after a massive blast there shook the Lebanese capital. Rescuers combed through the rubble of Beirut port today in a search for survivors watched breathlessly by relatives of the missing, after an investigation. / AFP / JOSEPH EID

  • A dog of the French rescue team searches for survivors at the scene of this week's massive explosion in the port of Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

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