Lebanon: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

India sends Humanitarian aid to Lebanon

Published: August 15, 2020

In a humanitarian gesture, India has sent 58 tonnes of emergency humanitarian aid to Lebanon in an air force plane to assist the people affected by the explosions in Beirut on August 4. The government has sent a separate consignment of personal protective equipment, including surgical gloves and surgical gowns. Details of the Aid to ..

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Prime Minister of Lebanon resigns after outrage over blast

Published: August 11, 2020

The Prime Minister of Lebanon, Hassan Diab announced his resignation from the top post of the country following outrage over the catastrophic blast in the capital of the country, Beirut, on August 4. The mishap took away lives of around 150 people and injured more than 5000 people. What happened in Beirut, Lebanon? On August ..

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WHO asks for USD 15-mn aid for Lebanon

Published: August 8, 2020

The World Health Organization is appealing for $15 million to cover emergency health needs in Lebanon following the explosion at Beirut Port on August 4. That incident killed around 150 people and also injured more than 5000 people. What happened in Beirut, Lebanon? There was a blast in a port in Beirut on August 04 ..

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Massive explosion at the Lebanese capital, Beirut

Published: August 5, 2020

A massive explosion took place in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, on August 04, damaging buildings across the capital and sending a giant mushroom cloud into the sky. In this incident, more than 70 people died and 3000 people got injured in this blast. Details The blast hit the capital city of the country with ..

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June 4: International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

Published: June 4, 2020

Every year, International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression is celebrated on June 4. The day was established in 1982 and is marked by the United Nations. Highlights The day is being marked to acknowledge the pain suffered by the children throughout the world. The day speaks about the agony of the young innocent ..

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