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7 Wounded in Public Market Blast in Philippines: Military

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7Dnews London - Reuters

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 04:25 GMT

Seven people in the southern Philippines were injured in a blast at a public market on Saturday September 7th, the military said, while no party immediately claimed responsibility.

The explosion took place in a motorcycles parking space, according to video footage.

Regional military spokesman Major Arvin Encinas said that a suspected improvised explosive device was placed in the parking space near one of the motorcycles.


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