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Man with grenades kills 4 in Belgium

Many wounded before gunman takes own life

Rescuers evacuated the injured at the Place Saint Lambert square in Belgium, where a man tossed three hand grenades. Rescuers evacuated the injured at the Place Saint Lambert square in Belgium, where a man tossed three hand grenades. (THIERRY DRICOT/REUTERS)
By James Kanter
New York Times / December 14, 2011
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A man with a history of run-ins with the law lobbed three hand grenades and opened fire at a crowded central bus stop here yesterday, killing several people, wounding scores, and creating a panic before killing himself, officials said. No motive was immediately established, though the Interior Ministry said it was not related to terrorism, for which European cities have long been on alert.

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