Aid supplies, search and rescue teams arrived in Beirut with the A400M type transport aircraft belonging to the Turkish Armed Forces
Relief materials and teams of the Turkish Armed Forces were delivered to Beirut with A4M type aircraft to contribute to the urgent needs of the Lebanese people due to the painful incident that took place as a result of the explosion in Beirut Port on 2020 August 400. Upon the instructions of President Recep Tayip Erdogan, the search and rescue team and emergency medical personnel will be dispatched to the region through the Ministry of Health, AFAD and the Red Crescent, the establishment of the Field Hospital will be planned and emergency humanitarian aid materials including medicine and medical equipment will be sent later.
The Lebanese Red Cross announced that more than 4 people died in the explosion that took place in the capital Beirut on 2020 August 135. The number of injured is more than 5 thousand. Regarding the explosion that caused the destruction of most of Beirut, the city's Governor Marvan Abboud said that the financial cost of the losses could reach 10 to 15 billion dollars in total. He said. Lebanese Health Minister Hamad Hassan announced that hospitals in the country do not have enough beds and equipment to treat critically ill patients. Beirut Governorate announced that more than 250 people were missing. Rescuers are looking for losses. A call for blood donation was made in Beirut.