Trump: Beirut explosion looks like "a bomb of some kind"

President Donald Trump on Tuesday cast a massive explosion that killed dozens of people and wounded thousands in Lebanon's capital, Beirut, as a possible attack and offered U.S. help.
"The United States stands ready to assist Lebanon," Trump said at a White House briefing. "We will be there to help. It looks like a terrible attack."
When asked later about his depiction of the explosion, Trump said that he had spoken with U.S. military officials who think the blast seemed to be an attack, "a bomb of some kind."
Lebanon's interior minister said initial information indicated that highly explosive material, seized years ago and which had been stored at the port, had blown up. .
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    a cringe user gaminga cringe user gamingVor 24 Tage
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      HowTFDoIShootHowTFDoIShootVor 23 Tage
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  • America carried out this attack

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  • he knows

    Jon ResponseJon ResponseVor 26 Tage
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  • Its explosive nitrate in a hangar full of it with a port on fire what do you expect... it isnt a bomb its the component for one in more tons then needed to destroy a city end.

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  • I was there it was scary but holy LEBANON MADE IT ON THE WHITE HOUSE BROADCAST

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    Slow NeutronSlow NeutronVor Monat
  • Italian imvestigators working with iran and lebanon found the area was high in radiation.

    Black GoldBlack GoldVor Monat
  • It was a missile strike from direction of israel. de-visions.com/detail/video-I1OJXCrZnDk.html Watch the flash on the smoke before the explosion. It looks like a missile strike because the flash was visible on the smoke from up high to the surface just before the blast. 2yrs ago israel presented tbis port as a point of interest for pre emptive strike. 4 days before the blast, israel declared they will be striking lebanon infrastructure then 2 days before the blast they stopped mentioning it.

    Black GoldBlack GoldVor Monat
  • well there you have it.

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    Joan Manuel Del ValleJoan Manuel Del ValleVor Monat
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    Kenshin73 HimuraKenshin73 HimuraVor Monat
  • Sickening how the people in the comments ignore what Trump said, HIS OWN GENERALS BELIEVE it was an attack!

    Yoosuf Al-MalikiYoosuf Al-MalikiVor Monat
    • @NPC501 I'm convinced it was an attack rather than random chemicals conveniently sitting in the city among civilians. It is highly possible it was from that entity below Lebanon, seeing how it wants destruction to its enemies in the ME

      Yoosuf Al-MalikiYoosuf Al-MalikiVor Monat
    • Check this, same type of explosion in Syria. de-visions.com/detail/video-1VNrJO7EY5Q.html

      NPC501NPC501Vor Monat
    • Yoosuf Al-Maliki he was technically right in a way that much explosive chemicals near a fucking fireworks factory is an attack by Beirut’s government on its people

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    Nathanial 17Nathanial 17Vor Monat
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      SkeletorSkeletorVor Monat
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      sathish Kumarsathish KumarVor Monat
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      SkeletorSkeletorVor Monat
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    slayerkiller 205slayerkiller 205Vor Monat
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      Steven RandallSteven RandallVor Monat
  • Trump launched the attack like cmon look it was a Nuke look at the blast wave it was an American nuke

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      ellaellaVor Monat
  • It was a bomb, it's a simple as that! The fire was the cover for the bomb and it was either planted beforehand or on the fly. Then the bomb was detonated either by timer or remote.

    Joe MacdonaldJoe MacdonaldVor Monat
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    Norul AhadNorul AhadVor Monat
  • in DE-visions I review every impact of boom and the way it exploded in US, RUSSIA,CHINA, this explosion is like made of small hydrogen boom.. someone have making it first move.. the question is who???

    Jaymark EspinosaJaymark EspinosaVor Monat
  • Boom.. Generals: "It was explosion from some kind of missile" Thrammp: "It was an attack" Few moment later... Generals: "Our intelligent find new infos, It was an attack from Isr...." Thrammp: "It was an accident"

    Kosuke BaruchKosuke BaruchVor Monat
    • This was an ammonium nitrate explosion. Of course it looked like an attack. ANFOs are the most commonly available explosives used by terrorists. It's not like the first thing that went through everyone else's minds was "Oh, this was caused by their government willfully placing many tons of dangerous secondary explosives inside of one area for many years without proper conditions."

      EM PEM PVor Monat
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    Noah TuttleNoah TuttleVor Monat
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    Karen SchumerKaren SchumerVor Monat
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    PropagandaPropagandaVor Monat
    • Trump: Beirut explosion looks like "an attack". There. Corrected it for you.

      Charming nowhere to hideCharming nowhere to hideVor Monat
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    yas19sinyas19sinVor Monat
    • so is trump against us (probably) or like..?

      Charming nowhere to hideCharming nowhere to hideVor Monat
  • Bro that explosion looked like it was from a game or a movie. Prayers go out to them. Just horrible

    fouoii gyhhfouoii gyhhVor Monat
  • I remember the Lebanese were celebrating when the twin towers collapsed and killed thousands in America

    PrincePrinceVor Monat
    • Idiot, where did you see that?? Stop making shit up.. people like you disgusting and I feel sad for mother should have swallowed you.. idiot

      syed Alisyed AliVor Monat
  • de-visions.com/detail/video-kZ-aWjcy7x4.html clearly a drone attack

    BrendenBrendenVor Monat
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    Heba JoanHeba JoanVor Monat
    • Ok then if he thinks it was a guided missile then either Lebanon bombed its own people or another country did. Is that what your saying Mr. President?

      fouoii gyhhfouoii gyhhVor Monat
  • Yeah.. because scientists know less than generals in this area of expertise. So you know, it must be true

    Winter MixWinter MixVor Monat
  • 1:00 Did Trump just said "A attack"?

    Thannesh _2004Thannesh _2004Vor Monat
    • @Thannesh _2004 No big deal. Half pokin' fun. Cheers.

      RealityHijackedRealityHijackedVor Monat
    • @RealityHijacked Yeah, you're right. Thanks...

      Thannesh _2004Thannesh _2004Vor Monat
    • 2 gold stars for the grammar police. When you add the word "uh" in there it kind of changes the structure of the sentence. Sure "an attack" would be the most grammatically correct but saying "a...uh...attack" is much more preferable and grammatically correct than simple just "a attack", wouldn't you say?

      RealityHijackedRealityHijackedVor Monat
  • The way we beautifully united together for George Floyd (rip) let's do the same for Lebanon- Syria- Yemen 🇾🇪 🇱🇧 🇸🇾 and for the 12M Muslims left in the genocide going on in China. And instead of creating and signing petitions For Kylie Jenner to be edited out of Cardi B's music video let's use that energy on signing and creating petitions for our dear Muslim countries and other minorities❤❤❤✊🏻✊🏼✊🏽✊🏾✊🏿

    Syed HussainSyed HussainVor Monat
    • fuck george floyd

      123 123123 123Vor Monat
  • Some wild assumptions being made by the president here, aswell as this comment section, seems like its human nature to start blaming anyone and everyone.

    Ness WithNess WithVor Monat
    • @WumboWombat Yeah just like people thought Iraq had weapons of mass destruction, and some acquisitions were enough to warrant nearly whiping the whole country of the face of the earth. But oh well people can be wrong. It's not like serten misjudgements can have huge consequences in this ever growing tense atmosphere we live in.

      Ness WithNess WithVor Monat
    • i thought it was a bomb too when i first saw it people can be wrong

      WumboWombatWumboWombatVor Monat
  • Lol

    Your Tech NetworkYour Tech NetworkVor Monat
  • If you guys like the how the explosion looked youtube volcano sonic boom Your welcome.

    David SosaDavid SosaVor Monat
  • gf.me/u/ypu2vk click the link to help with donations for the victims of this tragedy Thank you wherever you are.

    alan halan hVor Monat
  • All of my friends are dead, lebanon is dying💔

    Ali MasriAli MasriVor Monat
    • omg rip your friends 😭😭😭😭

      a cringe user gaminga cringe user gamingVor 24 Tage
    • I'm very sorry for your country and loss. I hope the future for you and the country improves from this current state and God/Allah bless you

      scholondpoofascholondpoofaVor Monat
    • I have no words.... Its just horrible:(( How did you experience the whole thing?

      Scp 173Scp 173Vor Monat
  • Trump must make sure that what happened in Beirut never happens in the United States!

    uba chukwudiuba chukwudiVor Monat
  • so is trump against us (probably) or like..?

    rashid robloxrashid robloxVor Monat
  • Trump: Beirut explosion looks like "an attack". There. Corrected it for you.

    John TrustworthyJohn TrustworthyVor Monat
    • @John Trustworthy Oh ok, I thought you were criticizing Trump or something. Makes sense.

      RealityHijackedRealityHijackedVor Monat
    • @RealityHijacked they are most often used by journalists to show that this is not what the quoted person said, but that it is what is being relayed to you. They are necessary because without them the journalists would be subject to a lawsuit for slander. To put it shortly it is used as nothing more than a scapegoat. The way they are used in the title doesn't properly convey what has been said. It is comparable to clickbait, regardless of how masterful of a bait it is, since it is a proper case of rhetorical misdirection. I put quotes on "an attack" as a form of mockery of this journalistic style of cowardice.

      John TrustworthyJohn TrustworthyVor Monat
    • I don't think that you understand the use of quotation marks if you think that they're necessary after someone says the words " appears to be" and "looks like"....

      RealityHijackedRealityHijackedVor Monat
  • Yo is this dude stupid, no bomb can create this much of an explosion

    DaRealNetherBoyDaRealNetherBoyVor Monat
  • Im surprised he didn't respond with "it is what it is"

    Base Bass ForteBase Bass ForteVor Monat
Trump: Beirut explosion looks like "a bomb of some kind"