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Zamboanga Sibugay bus terminal bombed, no one injured

By: - NewsLab Lead / @MSantosINQ
/ 10:14 AM May 23, 2012

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MANILA, Philippines—An explosion occurred near a bus terminal in Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay province early Wednesday morning, an army spokesman said.

Captain Albert Caber, spokesman of the Army’s first infantry division, said in a text message that no one was hurt in the explosion that occurred around 2:45 a.m. Wednesday.

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Police who responded to the incident recovered a safety lever of a hand grenade near the blast site, Caber said.

An explosive ordnance disposal team, composed of approximately 34 members, has been dispatched since 5:30 a.m. to conduct post blast investigations, Caber said.

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