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At least 8 dead in east China kindergarten blast

16 June 2017

Authorities of Xuzhou said that the death toll in a blast that occurred just outside a local kindergarten has risen to eight. 65 people have been injured, eight remaining in critical condition and no kindergarten students or teachers were injured in the blast according to the Mayor. Authorities have opened a criminal probe into the explosion and identified a suspect. The blast took place on Thursday near the entrance of the kindergarten.