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