Twitter/@adelsamia Home Latest News Lebanon News Massive dark clouds of black smoke were seen rising over Beirut today as a fire erupted in the Dekwaneh suburb north of the capital city on Tuesday afternoon. Its cause what not immediately known. #الدكوانة الان pic.twitter.com/psFLOE4ij3— adel samia (@adelsamia) October 13, 2020 The fire reportedly broke out in a transmitter pole as a result of a gas leak from a generator, according to journalist Adel Samia. The civil defense was able to quickly control the fire. الدفاع المدني استطاع ان يسيطر على الحريق الذي شب في عامود إرسال نتيجة تسرب المازوت من مولد في منطقة #الدكوانة— adel samia (@adelsamia) October 13, 2020 After the Beirut explosion on Tuesday, August 4th, a dark pattern of smaller weekly disasters have left the city expecting the worst, strangely, every Tuesday.