Two `suspects` in Xinjiang violence killed: China

Two "suspects" allegedly involved
in recent attacks in China`s troubled Xinjiang province, were
shot dead by police near Kashgar city, where 20 people were
killed in violence blamed on militants trained in Pakistan.

China blames Xinjiang violence for slowed development

Violence and unrest instigated by separatists agitating for an independent Xinjiang have hit economic development hard in the far western Chinese region, a government policy paper said on Monday.