The Beirut blast probe: A tale of distrust and disinformation | The Listening Post

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Published Oct 23, 2021, 11:40 AM
Accountability for the blast that destroyed Beirut’s port proves elusive in Lebanon and journalists are not helping.

Lara Bitar - Editor-in-Chief, The Public Source
Alia Ibrahim - Co-founder and CEO, Daraj
Jad Shahrour - Journalist and writer; Communications Officer, Samir Kassir Foundation

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