Trump calls for Lebanon to conduct transparent investigation
US President Donald Trump has called for Lebanon to conduct a full and transparent investigation into the huge explosion that hit Beirut, and expressed his support for protests demanding reform in the country. Trump said that the United States stands ready to assist the Lebanon government in the investigation.
White House said, US President called for calm in Lebanon and acknowledged the legitimate calls of peaceful protesters for transparency, reform, and accountability. Lebanese army said that hopes have dwindled of finding survivors at the blast site following days of search-and-rescue operations.