boston marathon bombing

Airport Bomber Wins Praise, Reinvestigation

Beijing airport bomber Ji Zhongxing is in custody in an undisclosed location following surgery to amputate his left hand, injured in Saturday’s blast. The explosion appears to have been a desperate protest after eight...

Netizens Scoff at Boston Bombing Victim Payout

The South China Morning Post reports that the family of the Chinese student killed in the Boston Marathon bombing will receive US$2.2 million as part of the approximately US$64 million in compensation distributed by a fund...

Carjack Victim Recounts Ordeal in Boston

The April 15 bombing at the Boston Marathon hit the community of Chinese living in the U.S. especially hard. Of the three fatalities, one was Boston University graduate student Lü Lingzi from Shenyang. It has now been revealed...

China: U.S. “Reversing Black and White” on Xinjiang

After 21 people were killed in Xinjiang on Tuesday in what Chinese authorities have called “terrorist acts,” the United States urged China to conduct a transparent investigation into the violence. From BBC News: US...

21 Killed in Clash With Xinjiang “Terrorists”

A violent confrontation between officials and police and armed men left 21 people dead and eight more in custody near the Xinjiang city of Kashgar on Tuesday. From Christopher Bodeen at The Associated Press: Among the dead in...

Info Emerges on Boston Bomb Victim Lü Lingzi

More information has emerged regarding the Chinese national and Boston University graduate student who was killed in the Boston Marathon bombing on Monday and mourned widely by her compatriots on weibo. For the New Yorker,...

Chinese Graduate Student Killed in Boston Attack

The third fatality from the bombing at the Boston Marathon has been identified as a Chinese graduate student at Boston University. According to reports, the victim was a graduate of Beijing Institute of Technology and a native...



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