Location: U.S. Embassy Beijing, China
Event: There was an explosion at approximately 1pm today on the street outside the southeast corner of the Embassy compound. According to the Embassy’s Regional Security Officer, there was one individual who detonated a bomb. Other than the bomber, no other people were injured and there was no damage to embassy property. The local police responded. The Embassy resumed normal operations at approximately 1:45 PM.
U.S. Embassy Beijing, China
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444