China blames Xinjiang militants for station attack

by Reuters
Saturday, 1 March 2014 23:38 GMT

BEIJING, March 2 (Reuters) - An attack at a train station in southwestern China was carried out by militants from China's far western region of Xinjiang, state news agency Xinhua said on Sunday.

"Evidence at the crime scene showed that the Kunming Railway Station terrorist attack was carried out by Xinjiang separatist forces," Xinhua said, citing the government of Kunming city where the attack happened. (Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Dan Grebler)

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