August 4, is the day when the Republic fell into the warehouse hole number 12 and is still there.
Rodolph Hilal: August 4, a year since the era’s crime, when will the fact reveals? When does justice appears?
August 4, two hundred martyrs and more, the blast have turned victims into pieces.
Tony Khalife: August 4, the day in which gallows must be hung.
The day when the illusion that we are living in a country has fallen.
On August 4, Beirut turned into bereaved, with blood mixed with tears.
Carine Salameh: August 4, a completed crime, incomplete truth, and absent justice.
Diana Fakhoury: Beirut, which was destroyed by earthquakes 7 times and the biggest explosion in history, will have a new August 4, in which it will rise up among its blood, tears and ashes, to return to the world. Beirut did that before and will do so again.