Lebanese president promises transparent inquiry into Beirut blast

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Lebanon's President Michel Aoun visits the site of Tuesday's blast in Beirut's port area, Lebanon

Lebanon’s president said on Wednesday that an investigation into a powerful blast that rocked Beirut would reveal the circumstances of what happened as soon as possible, and that the results would be revealed transparently.

In a televised speech at the start of a cabinet meeting, Michel Aoun also appealed to other nations to speed up assistance to Lebanon, which was already grappling with an economic meltdown.

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