Right Now Times News : US President Donald Trump said today, Sunday, that the United States is ready to assist the Lebanese government in the investigation into the Beirut port explosion.
The White House spokesman, Gad Deer, revealed in a tweet on “Twitter” that the US President confirmed, during the conference of donor countries to support Lebanon, “the readiness and determination of the United States to continue providing support to the Lebanese people in the reconstruction work.” He added that Trump agreed with the leaders of other donor countries to “cooperate closely in the framework of international efforts.”
Right Now Times News : Trump also called on the Lebanese government to conduct a comprehensive and transparent investigation into the causes of the explosion that occurred in the port of Beirut on August 4, which left more than 150 people dead and more than 6 thousand injured, in addition to the loss of dozens and the displacement of more than 300 thousand people. Trump announced that the United States “remains ready” to assist the Lebanese side in conducting such an investigation.
The US President also called for the situation in Lebanon to be restored to calm, declaring Washington’s recognition of the “demands of peaceful protesters regarding transparency, reforms and accountability.”