China Says 14 Rioters Killed In Xinjiang Attack

Chinese state media said 14 rioters were shot dead earlier this week after storming a police station in the country's far west.

Sections:  world   
Topics:  asia   china   deaths   police station   riots   
  • China Says 18 Killed in Xinjiang Attack
    The official account of the violence at a police station in Hotan, Xinjiang now says that eighteen people, including fourteen “rioters” were killed in a clash between protesters and police. The Chinese government has blamed the violence on organized ...
    04/17/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • China, Uyghur Activists Dispute Nature of Latest Xinjiang Violence
    Reports from Tianshan, the Xinjiang government’s news service ... According to the report, the rioters killed two policemen, and then police opened fire, killing 14. Two unnamed suspects were arrested after the incident. When asked about the attack ...
    12/16/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Rioters kill 24 in Xinjiang
    A total of 24 people have been killed by rioters in a violent terrorist attack in a remote town in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Xinhua has learned. The attack occurred at 5:50 a.m. Wednesday in Lukqun Township in Shanshan County in ...
    06/27/2013 - 2:23 pm | View Link
  • 24 killed in riots in China's Xinjiang
    Police shot and killed 11 rioters at the scene and captured another four who were injured. Public security authorities are investigating the incident and local social order has been stabilised, the report said. Xinjiang is witnessing bloody riots in the ...
    06/27/2013 - 8:17 am | View Link
  • China says 14 extremists killed in Xinjiang attack
    State media variously have blamed terrorists, rioters or thugs for Monday's violence in the Xinjiang region. An exile group that ... A Han Chinese paramilitary officer was killed by a bomb the attackers set off, she said. Four other hostages, all Uighur ...
    07/20/2011 - 1:54 am | View Link
  • More
  • Xinjiang
    Xinjiang, officially Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, is an autonomous region of the People's Republic of China in the northwest of the country. It is the largest ...
    04/20/2014 - 4:20 pm | View Website
  • Xinjiang News, Photos and Videos
    Browse Xinjiang latest news and updates, watch videos and view all photos and more. Join the discussion and find more about Xinjiang at
    04/20/2014 - 3:16 pm | View Website
  • Al jazeera Center for Studies
    Introduction Since 2009, the number of ‘violent incidents’ have surged in Xinjiang, the Uyghur Province of China. Recently, the situation has become rapidly worse.
    04/20/2014 - 12:50 am | View Website
  • July 2009 Ürümqi riots
    The July 2009 Ürümqi riots were a series of violent riots over several days that broke out on 5 July 2009 in Ürümqi, the capital city of the Xinjiang Uyghur ...
    04/19/2014 - 11:59 pm | View Website
  • Ethnic clashes in Urumqi, China
    On Sunday, July 5th in Urumqi, the capital of China's western Xinjiang region, thousands of minority ethnic Uighur residents marched, demanding a government ...
    04/19/2014 - 7:53 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News