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Fire breaks out at Hermel station putting it out of service

8 August 2023

Beirut, Lebanon – August 8, 2023: A fire broke out at the Alfa mobile station in Hermel today in the afternoon while maintenance was being carried out by the company assigned with these tasks. The fire put the site out of service which caused interruptions in the mobile service in surrounding areas covered by the station.

The site has been vandalized previously and exposed to repetitive thefts. The ongoing works aimed to fortify the station against any further fuel thefts.

Alfa has immediately started the damage assessment process for the purpose of repairing the damages at the station and putting it back in service the soonest possible.
We apologize to our customers for any disturbances caused by this incident.