A terror suspect shot dead by Australian police after stabbing two officers in a frenzied knife attack may not have been acting alone, officials said Thursday, escalating concerns about the threat posed by radicalised youth.
Enraged over a primary school's decision to reject his daughter's admission, a knife wielding Chinese man went on a killing spree on Monday, slaying three students and injuring six others before committing suicide, the second such attack in two days.
Four persons from China`s restive Xinjiang province were sent to trial on Monday for their alleged involvement in the deadly knife attacks on passengers at a railway station in Kunming city that killed 29 people earlier this year.
China on Wednesday sentenced 39 people to jail terms of up to 15 years on terrorism charges, as authorities crack down on the restive far western region of Xinjiang, hit by a recent string of knife and bomb attacks blamed on Islamist separatists.
Latest in the string of knife attacks at China`s railway stations staged by Xinjiang separatists, four attackers weilding knives and donning whit hats and shirts went on a stabbing spree, injuring six.
A 16-year-old student wielding two knives went on a stabbing rampage in the hallways of a Pittsburgh-area high school early on Wednesday, injuring 21 people, about half of them seriously, officials said.
Attackers who launched a brutal mass knifing at a Chinese train station acted in desperation after a failed attempt to leave the country and become jihadists overseas, a Chinese official was Wednesday quoted as saying.