A man watches the closed-circuit television system broadcasting an explosion in T3 terminal at the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, capital of China, July 20, 2013. The explosion occured around 6:24 p.m. on Saturday near the B exit of the terminal. According to eyewitnesses, a disabled person ignited bombs on himself. The casualty is unknown yet. (Xinhua/Chen Jianli)
In pictures >> Explosive sound heard at Beijing Int'l Airport
BEIJING, July 20 (Xinhua) -- An explosion occurred Saturday evening in Terminal 3 of the Beijing International Airport, police said.
A wheel-chaired Chinese man set off a home-made explosive device outside the arrivals exit of the Terminal 3 at around 6:24 p.m.. The man was injured and is currently under treatment.
The explosion caused no other injuries.
Police authorities are investigating the case.
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Explosive sound heard at Beijing International Airport
BEIJING, July 20 (Xinhua) -- A loud explosion was heard at around 6:24 p.m. Saturday in Terminal 3 of the Beijing International Airport, witnesses said. Full story