Press Release over explosion in Beirut

Presidential Palace, Kabul: President Ashraf Ghani was gravely shocked and saddened over the massive explosion happened at the port of Beirut which claimed lives and incurred financial losses.

President Ghani extended his deepest condolences to the government and people of Lebanon particularly those affected by the incident, on behalf of the Afghan government and people.

The president expressed hope that government and people of Lebanon would manage the crisis successfully and recover from this tragedy.