Actress Nadine Nassib Njeim Hospitalised After Beirut Blast

BY Laura Kell / Aug 5 2020 / 12:00 PM

The former Miss Lebanon and mother of two expressed to her followers how thankful she is to be alive

Actress Nadine Nassib Njeim Hospitalised After Beirut Blast

Nadine Nassib Njeim underwent hours of surgery after being injured in the explosion which took place in the Port of Beirut yesterday.

According to Cosmopolitan ME Rima Njeim, a relative of Nadine’s, kept fans updated on Twitter with a post early this morning when it was discovered she had been hospitalized for injuries sustained from the explosion.

Rima shared the news at 6:20 earlier this morning that Nadine had indeed been injured within blast and had undergone hours of surgery.

Hours later Nadine uploaded a video to her Instagram where she shared footage of the interior of her home, which appears to have been absolutely devastated by the blast, with shards of broken glass and debris can be seen strewn across her flat.

While it is unclear what kind of injuries the actress sustained from the blast, Nadine reveals she was able to make it down 22 flights of stairs covered in blood and seek out help from other people. A good Samaritan helped her to a hospital, where she was refused admissions.The second hospital she visited was able to admit her and treat her wounds.

Nadine revealed she underwent six hours of surgery at the hospital.

Within the video she shared with her followers she thanked god for providing her with the strength to seek out help. She also noted her children were not at home at the time of the explosion.

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