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7 blasts near party office in China kill 1
« on: November 07, 2013, 02:17:17 PM »

BEIJING: One person was killed and eight injured as series of seven blasts β€” triggered by homemade bombs packed with ball bearings β€” rocked the provincial office of the Communist Party in the northern Chinese city of Taiyuan on Wednesday.

The local government in Shanxi province confirmed the blasts but did not indicate who could have done it.

"Police officers found steel balls, circuit boards and similar explosive materials at the scene, apparently packed into the bombs to cause maximum damage and injury," the official Xinhua news agency said. State television said the explosive devices were hidden in roadside flower beds. One of the injured was listed in serious condition, and a bus and several other vehicles had their windows blown out or suffered other damage.

Blood stains were visible on the sidewalk and on the door of a damaged SUV.

Police closed off the broad street in front of the party headquarters, and fire trucks, ambulances and police vehicles were parked in the area. State media showed a man lying on the ground, apparently dead.

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Re: 7 blasts near party office in China kill 1
« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2013, 02:23:44 PM »
I heard it from Harry Reid who heard it from someone else, the Tea Party was responsible. :silly:
Abraham Lincoln:

There is no grievance that is a fit object of redress by mob law.
--January 27, 1838 Lyceum Address

Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution. That must be maintained, for it is the only safeguard of our liberties. And not to Democrats alone do I make this appeal, but to all who love these
great and true principles.
--August 27, 1856 Speech at Kalamazoo, Michigan

Let us then turn this government back into the channel in which the framers of the Constitution originally placed it.
--July 10, 1858 Speech at Chicago

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