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January 10, 2017
Chinese police kill three "rioters" in Xinjiang
Beijing (AFP) Jan 9, 2017
Chinese police shot dead three "rioters" in the restive Xinjiang region after they resisted arrest, state media reported Monday, in the second such incident in less than a fortnight. The shooting happened Sunday following a manhunt for three suspected members of a "violent terror group" linked to a 2015 attack in Pishan county, according to the regional government's official Tianshan website. No details were given about the attack two years ago. The killing came less than two weeks after thr ... read more

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