'Terrorist attack' involving axes, kn...

'Terrorist attack' involving axes, knives kills 21 in China

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CRASSUS

Neenah, WI

#1 Apr 24, 2013
Lemme axe you diss. Would you rather be shot or stabbed?

"BEIJING - A confrontation involving axes, knives, at least one gun that ended with the burning down of a house left 21 people dead in China's troubled far-west region of Xinjiang, a government spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

It was the deadliest violence in the region since July 2009, when Xinjiang's capital, Urumqi, was rocked by clashes between majority Han Chinese and minority Uighurs that killed nearly 200 people.

Nine residents, six police and six ethnic Uighurs were killed in Tuesday's drama, said Hou Hanmin, spokeswoman for the Xinjiang government. "It's certainly a terrorist attack," she said."
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