The Wuhan Institute of Virology

China built a biolab in the middle of a city, where any accident might cause a pandemic. The United States has done the same.

The covid-19 pandemic pushed Lebanon to breaking point by August 2020. As the crisis became desperate, a massive explosion destroyed the port of Beirut. The cause was a fire, perhaps started accidentally. It detonated 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate, a chemical explosive, negligently stored for years alongside fireworks in a dockside warehouse. The blast killed over…