Lebanon: The exodus after the deadly Beirut blast

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"We are forced to leave, we would have preferred to stay," says student Karl. He and his brother are like many Lebanese who are being led to believe they have no choice but to leave Lebanon. Families are being split up by this exodus, which is a direct result of the warehouse explosion in Beirut on August 4 that killed at least 190 people.