SEOUL — The General Motors Corp.-Saab Building in Seoul was attacked by eight masked arsonists March 15, who smashed in a ground floor plate glass showroom window and tossed in seven to eight bottled gasoline bombs, police say. A passing taxi driver spotted the attackers and called police, a GM source says. Authorities say the bombs contained an estimated four liters (1.1 gal.) of gasoline, more than enough to send the seven-story office, showroom and service complex up in flames. ...

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