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Part of Beirut Port Silos, Damaged in 2020 Blast, Collapses

Heavily damaged grain silos at the port of Beirut, following a partial collapse due to an ongoing fire, on July 31.

Heavily damaged grain silos at the port of Beirut, following a partial collapse due to an ongoing fire, on July 31.

Photographer: Anwar Amro/AFP/Getty Images
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Beirut (AP) -- A section of Beirut's massive port grain silos, shredded in the 2020 explosion, collapsed in a huge cloud of dust on Sunday after a weekslong fire, triggered by grains that had fermented and ignited in the summer heat.