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Bomb blast rocks Kuala Lumpur pub

Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.
Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur. Image by Phalinn Ooi / CC BY 2.0

An explosion outside a Kuala Lumpur pub on Thursday has killed one person and injured 13 others. The pre-dawn blast in the Bukit Bintang area is believed to be due to a gang fight and, according to local police, was ‘not a terrorism act.’ Read more: straitstimes.com