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2 Chinese nationals killed, 1 injured in suspected bomb attack in Laos

Updated: 2016-01-25 00:30
VIENTIANE -- Two Chinese nationals were killed and another injured in a suspected bomb attack in Xaysomboun province of Laos on Sunday.

The Chinese embassy confirmed the incident, saying it took place at 8:00 a.m. local time when the victims, one of whom was an employee of a mining company from China's Yunnan province, were on board of a vehicle.

Laos military personnel rushed to the scene and the injured, surnamed Zhou, has been shifted to a hospital in capital Vientiane for treatment.

The Chinese embassy officials visited the injured person and required for prompt investigation into the attack.

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