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One Chinese killed in German stampede

07-27-2010 08:40 BJT Special Report:Love Parade festival ends after stampede killing |

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German police say 19 people were killed and 342 others injured in the deadly stampede at the Love Parade music festival in Duisburg.

The Chinese Consulate in Germany has confirmed that one Chinese died and two others were slightly injured in the stampede. Duisburg police said at a press conference that security measures were sufficient. They say there was still room in the tunnel that served as the sole entrance to the festival where the accident took place. Causes of the accident are still unknown and an investigation by German prosecutors is still on the way.

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CNTV

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