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Newsline: Two suspects in Chinese diplomats’ shooting have diplomatic immunity in Philippines

Philippine police will hand two suspects in the killing of two Chinese diplomats to Chinese embassy officials because of diplomatic immunity, police sources said on Thursday (Oct 22), after a bizarre restaurant shooting in the central Philippines. The husband of a Chinese woman working at a Chinese consulate in the central city of Cebu shot dead the deputy consul-general and a senior staff member during a birthday lunch at the restaurant on Wednesday, the police have said. Consul-General Song Ronghua was also wounded in the shooting. His deputy Sun Shen was shot in the neck and died. Ms Li Hui, a female finance officer at the consulate, was shot in the head and also died.

http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/2-suspects-in-diplomats-shooting-have-diplomatic-immunity-to-be-handed-to-china

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