Yinchuan bus arsonist executed
An arsonist, who set a bus on fire in Yinchuan in January, killing 18 people, was executed on Friday, according to the regional government. Ma Yongping was executed by order of the Yinchuan Intermediate People’s Court after the Ningxia High People’s Court dismissed his appeal in September, upholding the initial verdict. Ma was sentenced to death for arson. He set the bus on fire using gasoline on Jan 5.