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21 Bangladeshi naval peacekeepers injured in Beirut blast

Published: 05 Aug 2020 Updated: 05 Aug 2020   

Online Desk

Twenty-one members of Bangladesh Navy have been injured in Beirut blast.


One of them is in critical condition, the Inter-Services Public Relations Directorate (ISPR) said in a statement on Wednesday.


Bangladesh Navy's BNS Bijoy was anchored off the port at the time of the explosion.


Meanwhile, the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon said one of the maritime task-force ships docked in the Beirut port was damaged by explosions, leaving some naval peacekeepers injured.



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