Sayyid Ammar Al-Hakeem, head of the National State Powers Alliance, expressed his solidarity with the victims of the tanker explosion in Lebanon, and tweeted on August 16, 2021, “We are saddened by the news of dozens of victims taken by the explosion of a tanker in a town in northern Lebanon. The sisterly government and people, urging all political powers and religious events to unite and overcome obstacles to contain the political, economic, and security crises that are sweeping our beloved Lebanon, and to expedite the formation of a coherent cabinet that fulfills the people’s legitimate aspirations.