Many central hall homes, like these apartments, were damaged in the port explosion of August 2020.. Photographer: Hasan Shaaban/Bloomberg

Beirut – A City’s Resilience

Then came the August 2020 explosion, when huge amounts of ammonium nitrate stored unsafely at the port shook the entire city. Of 650 valuable historical buildings listed by Save Beirut Heritage, 500 were partly damaged, 40 […]