Lebanese army bulldozers plowed through wreckage to reopen roads around Beirut's demolished port on Thursday. On Wednesday, the government pledged to investigate this week's devastating explosion and placed port officials under house arrest.
People are demanding answers about why it happened. Here & Now's Tonya Mosley speaks with CNN senior international correspondent Ben Wedeman in Beirut.
This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.