The explosion at Beijing Capital International Airport occurred in the arrivals hall of Terminal 3 shortly before 6:30pm local time, reports the South China Morning Post, citing social media.
Apparent eyewitness photographs of the aftermath of an explosion have been posted on the Chinese social networking site Weibo, but they have not been verified.
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