Number of Filipinos killed in Beirut blasts rises to 4
The Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) says, the number of Filipinos killed in the Beirut explosions rose to four.
The country's Foreign Undersecretary Sarah Lou Arriola says the Philippine Embassy to Beirut has also documented a total of 31 Filipinos who were injured while one remains missing.
Quoting Philippine Embassy Beirut Charge d'affaires Ajeet Panemanglor, she says that two of the 31 injured Filipinos "remain in critical condition."
The DFA earlier reported that the missing 11 seafarers that jumped off the ship docked some 400 meters away from the blast zone have all been accounted for.