ESS – ‘I tried to call my daughter…she was hysterical and screaming’: Grandfather of three-year-old Canadian girl killed in Beirut blast speaks out


On the afternoon of August 4, explosions shocked the city of Beirut, Lebanon. At least 180 people died and at least 6,000 others were left wounded by the blast. Michel Awad’s three-year-old grand-daughter Alexandra Naggear, a Canadian, was one of the victims. He chats with Evan Solomon about the emotions he and his family are going through, and what comes next.