Man in wheelchair sets off Beijing airport explosion

Posted By GABRIELLE LEVY,   |   July 20, 2013 at 7:53 AM   |   0 comments

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July 20 (UPI) -- A man in a wheelchair set of a homemade bomb in the Beijing Capital International Airport, injuring himself and forcing the evacuation of Terminal 3.

Witnesses said the explosion took place around 6:30, when the arrival hall was fairly empty.

Chinese state television said no other injuries were immediately reported.

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