The death of Ibrahim Harb, a 35-year-old accountant, brings the number of people killed by the blast to at least 215.
A Lebanese man who was critically injured in the massive explosion at Beirut’s port last year has died, nearly 14 months after the blast, his family has said.
Ibrahim Harb, a 35-year-old accountant, was at his downtown office near the port when the explosion occurred, wiping out the port and devastating nearby neighbourhoods. He died at his parents’ home on Monday night, his brother, Mazen Harb, told The Associated Press news agency on Tuesday.
The death brings the number of people killed by the blast to at least 215, according to official records.
On August 4, 2020, hundreds of tonnes of ammonium nitrate, a highly