President Donald Trump says U.S. military generals have told him that they think the massive explosion that rocked Beirut on Tuesday, killing more than 70 people, was likely a bomb. (Aug. 4)
- Are you confident that this was an attack and not an accident?
PRES. DONALD TRUMP: Well it would seem like it based on the explosion. I met with some of our great generals, and they just seem to feel that it was. This was not a-- some kind of a manufacturing explosion type of event. This was a seems to be according to them. They would know better than I would, but they seem to think it was a attack. It was a bomb of some kind, yes.