Police shoot dead ‘several terrorists’ in China’s Xinjiang: Report


Police-shoot-dead-several-tBeijing: Chinese authorities shot dead “several terrorists” during an “attack” in Xinjiang on Friday, state media said, the latest violent incident in the restive far-west region home to mostly Muslim ethnic minority Uighurs.

“Several terrorists were shot dead by police during a terrorist attack Friday afternoon,” the Xinhua news agency said, without providing further details.

Xinjiang police and information officers reached by phone declined to comment.