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  • Jul 11, 2014
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Beijing airport explosion

A 34-year-old man in a wheelchair, upset over a crippling beating he received years ago from rogue security guards in a southern city, detonated a home-made explosive device outside the international arrival hall at Terminal 3 of the Beijing Capital International Airport on July 20, 2013, receiving serious injuries. 

Wheelchair-bound Beijing airport bomber Ji Zhongxing jailed for six years

A Beijing court has sentenced Ji Zhongxing, the frustrated petitioner who set off a home-made bomb at the Beijing International Airport in July, to six years in jail.

Tuesday, 15 October, 2013, 2:21pm 1 comment

Bomb went off 'by accident' at Beijing airport, petitioner says

A disabled migrant worker has told a Beijing court that a homemade bomb he brought to the Beijing Capital International Airport as part of a protest went off by accident.

18 Sep 2013 - 6:40am 1 comment

Beijing airport bomber arrested, may face up to 10 years in jail

Ji Zhongxing, the man who detonated a home-made bomb at the Beijing airport earlier this month, was arrested on Monday on suspicion of bombing, his lawyer has said.

30 Jul 2013 - 3:52pm

Mainland China public crying out for justice

The flaws of justice on the mainland have long been driving those with unresolved grievances to desperate measures. Of late, though, the desperation has been pushing people in a disturbing direction.

29 Jul 2013 - 4:25am 1 comment

Security tighter at China's airports after bomb set off

Some mainland airports have ramped up security checks after a home-made bomb was set off at Beijing Capital International Airport at the weekend, but the government denied that the new measures were linked to the small blast.

24 Jul 2013 - 10:15am

One dead, 3 hurt in indiscriminate knife attack in Beijing

A woman was killed and three people, including a 2-1/2-year-old boy, were hurt in another indiscriminate attack in Beijing yesterday amid rising concerns over public safety on the mainland.

23 Jul 2013 - 6:45am 1 comment

Beijing airport bomber detained in unknown location

"My brother was so miserable with his injustices, and now, we don't know where he is and what he was arrested for," Ji Zhongji, elder brother of bomber Ji Zhongxing, told the Post yesterday.

23 Jul 2013 - 10:51am 1 comment

Beijing airport bomber's 'mistreatment' case reopened

Security officials in the Guangdong city of Dongguan have been ordered to reopen the case into an alleged beating eight years ago that paralysed a motorcycle taxi driver who set off a home-made bomb in protest at Beijing's airport on Saturday.

22 Jul 2013 - 2:20pm 3 comments

Sympathy for Beijing bomber as a frustrated life is revealed

Messages of support posted online came after reports said 34-year old Ji Zhongxing was driven to the act by a years-long battle for justice after being severely beaten by police.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Pictured: Moment man sets off bomb at Beijing airport

A petitioner in a wheelchair set off a home-made bomb near the international arrivals gate at Beijing Capital International Airport yesterday evening, raising security concerns at one of the world's busiest airports.

21 Jul 2013 - 9:58am 7 comments