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Chinese Citizen Died in Boston Marathon Bombings

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The third fatal victim of Monday's Boston Marathon bombings was a Chinese citizen whose identity was not being made public at the request of the victim's family, the Chinese Consulate in New York said in a statement on Tuesday.

Another Chinese citizen was injured and in stable condition after surgery, the statement said.

(Read More: Social Media Played Critical Role in Boston Marathon Response)

Officials previously identified an 8-year-old boy and a 29-year-old woman in the attacks that killed three and wounded 176.

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