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.

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  • Twenty killed in Xinjiang
    Five rioters were shot, not two, and they were all Uighurs.” Xinjiang has been under heavy security since July 2009, when Uighurs launched attacks on Han people in the regional capital Urumqi. The government says nearly 200 people were killed and 1,700 ...
    09/21/2014 - 11:06 am | 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 ...
    12/20/2013 - 4:46 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 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Reports: Unrest in China's Xinjiang kills 35
    Police shot and killed 11 rioters and captured four others, who were wounded, the news agency said. Xinhua called the event a "terrorist attack," a common description by Chinese authorities for violence in Xinjiang involving Uyghurs. Doubts raised "The ...
    06/27/2013 - 8:48 pm | View Link
  • China Xinjiang riots toll 'rises to 35'
    The death toll after riots in China's far western region of Xinjiang has risen from 27 to 35 ... early on Wednesday. Sixteen of those killed by the rioters were from the Uighur ethnic group, state-run news agency Xinhua said. Two police officers were ...
    06/27/2013 - 8:24 pm | View Link
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  • Xinjiang
    Xinjiang, officially Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, is an autonomous region which also contains the disputed territory of Aksai Chin administered by the People's ...
    09/22/2014 - 12:16 am | 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 ...
    09/21/2014 - 3:59 am | View Website
  • XINJIANG RIOTS IN 2009 | Facts and Details
    XINJIANG RIOTS IN 2009 . In July 2009 bloody riots broke out in Urumqi, a city of 2.3 million in Xinjiang, that, according to the Chinese government, resulted in the ...
    09/20/2014 - 11:13 pm | 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 ...
    09/20/2014 - 9:08 am | View Website
  • Riots in Xinjiang June 2013
    Xinjiang conflict[1] is an ongoing[2] separatist struggle in the north-western of today's China (Uighur people claim that their Fatherland (East Turkestan ...
    09/20/2014 - 6:02 am | View Website
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