Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) sent a condolence message after the explosion in Beirut port, the capital of Lebanon, on 5 August 2020.

During the explosion which resulted in a great damage; more than 200 people died, 120 were heavily wounded and more than 5 thousand people were injured. Lebanon got many condolences and help messages from many different countries.

Lebanon is one of the countries that TDBB work closely and 20 municipalities from Lebanon are members of TDBB. Moreover, TDBB and Union of Dannieh Municipalities signed the cooperation agreement in 2015.