With the number of dead having exceeded them 100 from the explosions that leveled Beirut, It became known that there are victims from Greece as well…..
As broadcast by ERT, there is a Greek among the dead in Beirut. The information, however, is confused…
Similar information has reached the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, without being crossed by this time.
Earlier, on SKAI TV the president of the Greek community in Beirut, Panagiotis Andriotis, reported that there were two Greek injured.
“Προς το παρόν έχουμε δύο πληγωμένους και Among the dead is a Lebanese wife of a Greek. She was seriously injured and today she succumbed to her injuries ".
Foreign Minister's instructions to Greek citizens in Lebanon
Meanwhile, Foreign Ministry issues instructions for Greek citizens in Lebanon affected by blasts in Beirut port.
Greek citizens can contact the Greek embassy by phone 00961 78990315 and 00961 81507061, as well as with the Crisis Management Unit of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the phone +30210368 1730 and e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
A special team of the 1st EMAK is going to Lebanon
Σημειώνεται ότι στο Λίβανο μεταβαίνει ειδική ομάδα της 1ης ΕΜΑΚ (based in Elefsina). To κλιμάκιο έρευνας και διάσωσης αναχώρησε το πρωί, with a C-130 military aircraft, for Lebanon, by order of the Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, in consultation with the Deputy Minister of Civil Protection and Crisis Management, Nick Hardalias, προκειμένου να συμμετάσχει στις έρευνες για επιζώντες μετά τη φονική έκρηξη που σημειώθηκε χθες το απόγευμα στο λιμάνι της Βυρητού. Το κλιμάκιο που μεταβαίνει στον Λίβανο αποτελείται από μία ειδική ομάδα της 1ης ΕΜΑΚ (based in Elefsina), consisting of 12 people and rescue dog, two vehicles and special equipment.
Aid was sent quickly, with an immediate response of our country to a request of the Lebanese government through the European Civil Protection Mechanism. The head of the Fire Brigade, Lieutenant General Stefanos Kolokouris, visited the staff of the Special Unit of the Fire Service at the military airport of Elefsina, talked to them before leaving for Beirut and wished them good strength in their mission
With information from ΑΠΕ-ΜΠΕ, SKAI, ERT