Unrest in China`s Xinjiang kills 21 people: Official

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 14:55

Beijing: Twenty-one people, including police officers, were killed in violent clashes in China`s restive western province of Xinjiang, a local official said Wednesday.

"Twenty-one persons were killed in all... including social workers and policemen," an official surnamed Cao from the provincial government`s news office said of the incident, which, he added, occurred on Tuesday.

AFP




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