Friday, May 27, 2011

Poison Gas Attacks on Beijing Subway

China Daily

27 May 2011

Beijing police dispel rumor of subway poisoning

Police in Beijing have dismissed rumors of a poisoned gas attack on the subway system, urging commuters to stay calm after false reports circulated on the Internet, Beijing News reported on Thursday.

Reports that men are roaming subway lines 4 and 10 targeting young women with poisonous gas released from cell phones have spread widely on social networking sites sparking panic. [...]