Date
20 October 2017

One killed in blast near Shanxi CPC office, Xinhua says

One person was killed, one was seriously injured and seven others received light injuries after a series of small explosions near the Communist Party of China (CPC) office in Taiyuan in Shanxi province Wednesday morning, Xinhua news agency reported Wednesday, citing the local police. An eyewitness was quoted as saying that he heard seven explosions. Steel beads were seen scattered at the scene of the explosions, the report said, suggesting homemade bombs may have been used. The police had cordoned off the area and were continuing their investigation.

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