Rhosus – Beirut – Mozambique

On 21 November 2013, at 11:27 a.m., a leaky ship arrived in Beirut’s port. It never left, and its volatile cargo would lead to tragedy in the city almost seven years later. The Rhosus was loaded with 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate, which is believed to have blown up most of the port and damaged… Continue reading Rhosus – Beirut – Mozambique

Beirut tragedy – tracing to Rhosus 2013

Beirut is vandag in pyn en puin, algehele chaos gedompel weens die ontploffings.     Heelwat inwoners is dood, ander vermis of ernstig beseer, terwyl honderde duisende alles en hul huise en besighede verloor het.    In 2013 het niemand  ooit kon dink, dat wat destyds afgelaai is in die hawe, eintlik vir Mosambiek bestem… Continue reading Beirut tragedy – tracing to Rhosus 2013