Besides, another 24 citizens of France sustained injuries and the deceased person is architect Jean-Marc Bonfils.
Health Ministry of Lebanon stated that at least 5,000 people sustained injuries in the result of the explosion at the port.
The volunteers of the Red Cross, who work at the site, are warning that the number of the victims increases as the search of the missing people continues at the port. This number includes employees of the enterprises who were at their workplaces at the moment of the explosion.
On August 4, the video of explosions in Beirut, the capital and the largest city of Lebanon, appeared on social media. The media reported that the number of deceased exceeded 100 people, 4,000 people wounded. The surroundings of the incident city turned into ruins.
You can read more about the situation in the Lebanese capital here.